Originally Posted by splatbass
Any QB should know they can be replaced at any time. Ask Joe Montana and Brett Favre. I want a QB to be looking over their shoulder at all times. It gives them motivation. Cassel never had to until the end, and that was a big mistake.
Alex Smith isn't going to come to a place drafting a QB at #1 overall unless he's assured he's going to start unless he's atrocious.