Please Register or Log in to Remove this Advertisement! It was the $$$ no doubt. Phil makes offers but won't get into a bidding war for anyone. He has a price in mind and that's his deal. There are still other fish in the sea and the draft. At age 30 he would have been a stop gap for a year or two at best. Not that having a guy like him for that reason is bad but I'd be a lot happier if we solved this Safety problem once and for all for three or fours running.