Originally Posted by hetero doxy
i think the dolphins will consider trading their pick for philip rivers of the chargers, and the chargers could pick derrick johnson #2.
That would make sense, but the NFL cap is set up so that it is unlikely. If the Chargers trade Rivers all of his remaining unprorated signing bonus accelerates to this year, to the tune of $12.1 mil. Not impossible since they have $21 mil of cap space next year, but they will have to resign Brees or franchise him ($10 mil) as well because he is an UFA.