Originally Posted by Texian
Like when Wade was asked if he was consulted about Ed Reed and how would Ed fit in the defense. Wade's response, right after McNair had sent his jet to pick up Ed, I have never been consulted about Reed, no one has ever asked me anything about Ed. And as you so eloqently pointed out, don't put Case Keenum in a corner, he's our damn starting QB.
more power & influence doesn't mean he was omnipotent. Just that he had more influence on the teams direction than the GM.
McNair was/is the HNIC.