Originally Posted by splatbass
Why wouldn't you? Expecting the same results without waiting to see isn't very smart. You are basing it on nothing but your own biases.
I've seen plenty of Alex Smith play to see just how mediocre he is and also him taking hits that are going knock him out of games as he is older. He wont last 3 years starting with the Chiefs. He will play ok but nothing great to be excited about. That is the best expectations I have for him.