Originally Posted by cdcox
Because he won't be great. You don't start a new QB unless he has the potential to be great. If he turns out mediocre, you are stuck with him for years and it sets your franchise backwards.
You're right, it crushed Denver's chances of advancing at the QB position.
Who says he has to be great, how many teams have that now? Sanchez sucks... They need a spark, take the chance...