Amen. Now let's close this thread. Palmer is our guy going forward, unless some ridiculous miracle happens involving a trade of some kind.
Originally Posted by crazyru
As for Alex Smith, he's going to the Jets or Cardinals. Or he's going to stay in SF and carry a clipboard for their up and coming dynasty. He's already made his money, he might as well collect rings and run for office when his career ends. He'll retire one of the most popular guys in the Bay Area no matter what.
"Why can't we tell the world that [as the Raiders' coach] you refused to play games in the segregated South, holding out to the point where they were canceled?' And he would stop me dead in my tracks and say, 'Hey, kid -- I didn't do it for publicity. I did it because it was right.' "