Originally Posted by Texian
For starters $6 million savings. Texans would not have had to make all the cuts and trade Ryans. Two solid years, he signed his extension, March 2012.
Since he led the league in rushing TDs and carries that year, it didn't look like a horrible investment did it?
This is another one of those times when you have to wonder if McNair (or Kubiak) directed Smith to "lock him up".