Originally Posted by Pestilence
Trading for Alex Smith and drafting Geno Smith not only allows Andy Reid to win games and bring a winning mentality back to this team.....but also allows him to groom his QB for the long haul.
Reid is not looking to be in Kansas City for 3-4 years. He's looking to be here a lot longer.
Then why would he need to waste a #1 overall pick on a backup when he can draft one either in the later rounds, or draft one next year, or the year after?