Originally Posted by Conkboy
My perspective is that Tanny was the type of GM who would defer quite a bit to the coach... Mangini was good at evaluating players in the draft and that served us well. I think Rex is more Xs and Os and doesn't fight per say for a particular player as much as wanting to get team needs filled. This is where a GM like Tanny would fail Rex because he is not a good talent evaluator... Rex and Tanny together are a recipe for disaster. Bring in a GM with strong scouting background and it will help... The issue will be who will have final say over taking BPA type vs. being forced to fill an area that Rex insists we must draft a player for?
Truth. Neither of them are good at talent evaluation.