Quote Originally Posted by steelcitysfinestXL View Post
I agree with everything you said: But when was the last time the Pats traded FOR a player in his Prime? I think guys like Moss, Welker, Corey Dillon were all FA's that re-invented themselves as Patriots.
Moss and Welker were both traded for in 07. A 2nd and a late round pick (if I remember correctly) to Miami for Welker, and a 4th to Oakland for Moss.

I think the Percy Harvin situation is too perfect for them to pass up. IMO, he's better than Welker and would cost less to extend.