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And while the organization has a history of treating personnel information -- no matter how mundane -- like it's a matter of national security, CBS analyst and sweater vest aficionado Phil Simms is absolutely certain New England will slap Cassel with the franchise tag. He heard it from his favorite source: Phil Simms.
He does admit, however, that the former USC backup to the backup has benefited from playing in the Pats' offense, although that doesn't mean he's not a legitimate starting quarterback.
55 Percent of Matt Cassel's Passing Yards Came After the Catch; Yes, That Led the NFL originally appeared on NFL FanHouse on Wed, 07 Jan 2009 19:15:00 EST . Please see our terms for use of feeds.