Originally Posted by Michael Keller
If the Steelers designate Faneca as a Franchise player must he not remain with the team? Isn't this a possible scenario.
it's very possible. But the problem with making a move like this is you take a huge hit on the cap. I believe when you franchise a player the player gets the average of the top 3 players at his position. And I think Faneca would stir up the locker room if such a move was made. I think it's best if we let faneca walk