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Old 02-19-2013, 07:19 PM   #19
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Default Re: Ed: Foote Says Steelers Talking New Contract With Him

Originally Posted by harrison'samonster View Post
I would agree that Lewis is more important than resigning Foote. Lewis didn't just have a few good games, he was solid all season. The way he played wasn't a fluke either, the guy is going to be solid. I would rather have him here the rest of his career than look for a possible replacement for Ike before too long.
Exactly. Here are the two worst-cases scenarios for signing Foote versus signing Lewis.

Draft an ILB... hope for the best. Have a great CB.

Draft a CB (the toughest position to fill, besides QB)... hope for the best. Have an average & old ILB.

Signing Lewis makes so much more sense.
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