moonhead wrote:glov222 wrote:I'm not sure the game was fixed, but NO getting Bush probably was. Who in their right minds would take Mario Williams over him? My guess is that the NFL was pissed that Houston threw those games (remember the missed chip shot FG?) to get the worst record and threatened them with no draft picks at all. Or they had to pass on Bush.
hmm. i thought the crackpot theory i proposed was out there....then i read this. that's a good one.
Does anyone think it more than a little suspect that Casserly drafts Williams and, as planned, is let go. He then lands a job on the NFL's competition committee?
Consider that New Orleans is a garden spot for the NFL. No better place to hold SuperBowls. It wouldn't feel right to have the host city not have an NFL franchise and the Saints were no lock to stay.
Things that make you go hmm.