|(Clinton Portis is ready to move on. Photo: FedExAl)|
CP knows the deal. He's reaching 30; usually signaling the beginning of the end for an NFL running back. He's been injury prone the last few seasons (only playing in 13 games in the past two seasons). He's also due about $8 million in 2011. It's a business and paying an older RB that much money doesn't work in an age of the salary cap.
|(CP during his early days with the Skins*)|
There will always be a debate on Portis and whether the Redskins made the right move to trade Champ Bailey and a 2nd round pick for him, but the trade was made and here's what CP did for the Skins (from 2004-2010).