Carr the best fit for Texans
Mel Kiper Jr. answers questions about the Texans' No. 1 pick, the Bears' primary needs and more.
Q: I don't understand why the Houston Texans are considering David Carr as their No. 1 pick. Shouldn't it be Julius Peppers, considering his immediate impact for the team overall? There are some pretty good journeyman QBs available at reasonable prices, don't you agree? -- James Marconi, Rural Hall, N.C.
MEL: Quarterbacks are labelled as journeymen for a reason -- because they are not that good. If they were, they wouldn't be journeymen. Elvis Grbac looked like a journeyman QB with the Ravens last season.
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