No that's a pretty good indication that he struggled his first year back, like most do, and he was in a bad situation last year in a system that doesn't utilize his biggest strength -- his smarts and attention to detail. Here, he would have Eli, and Gilbride's system.
I think it's reasonable to assume that he'd be able to top Barden's productivity, WHICH IS ALL I'M CALLING FOR.
Don't even think of going there.
You're point was that we could bring in Steve Smith if Cruz went elswhere. You called him some kind of great natural slot guy.
Barden is irrelevant to this subject.
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