Tough market for veterans
Teams must spend money, but they aren't spending it on experience
One of the hardest things to handle about life in the NFL is the cruel reality of aging. The NBA can find jobs for past-their-prime veterans like Grant Hill, Juwan Howard and Kurt Thomas. The Colorado Rockies didn't see a problem with having 49-year-old Jamie Moyer on the mound last season.
Pro football, however, is an entirely different beast. Even productive players can have a hard time making a living once they've reached certain points in their respective careers.
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