Originally Posted by pancake
2 reasons why this didn't happen.
1. Kolb wasn't a free agent, he was traded. He had no say where he went.
2. Kolb wanted to be a starter. I'm sure if he wanted to be a back up, he would have stayed in Philly...
Kolb is touted as a franchise quarterback. There i 0% chance he's going to take a huge cut and come sit behind someone when he could be "The man" somewhere else. Not to mention a team over the cap is not going to neglect their most needed positions to sign a backup at a ridiculous price.