This sounds strange, but I like the fact that we can cut a player of his stature with the team because we have better talent. I think Reg is preparing to pick up at least one more player during pre-season cuts.
"The whole aim of practical politics is to keep the populace alarmed (and hence clamorous to be led to safety) by menacing it with an endless series of hobgoblins, all of them imaginary." H.L. Mencken
He was one of the few consistent bright spots last year. Our team has improved incredibly over the course of one year that it doesn't bother me that much. He was also over 30 so he will be on the downhill run anyway.
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