So far, it's been money well spent
Which players have been the best free-agent finds? (PER Diem: Dec. 6, 2012)
One of the most nerve-wracking things a team can do is make a long-term commitment to a player. If it doesn't work out, they're left with negative value in the form of a contract nobody wants, often having to pay in cash or draft picks or take on an equally unappetizing deal in order to be rid of it.