Originally Posted by WickedSteel
Here is my take.
QB-Ben is getting older, slower and more banged up. He has been sacked something like 82 times in his last 27 games. Add to the fact that all of our young receivers are deep threat speed guys and Ben is going to need more time to let those guys get open and deliver a good throw.
While I agree with most of what you said I absolutely disagree here. Emmanuel Sanders and Brown have the ability to get open quicker because they are faster. Every time Hines makes a play, it's usually only after Ben runs around in the pocket. He is way too damn slow to be an every down receiver.