King of the W. B. Club
The players they have acquired thru the draft/trades/fa are more likely to practice regularly (Nuk Clowney didn't) and show the young guys the ropes. They lead by example unlike the guys that are gone.It probably doesn't get much press but here is one article:
Houston Texans receiver Will Fuller shares a special bond with DeAndre Hopkins, and it has helped Fuller grow as a wideout.texanswire.usatoday.com
However, this is not about right or wrong, I was wondering how the players you listed were different types of players vs what had been acquired in the past.