In a Bizarro World-type situation, the roster is actually looking pretty good, the coaching staff has an identifiable plan in place and there is tangible reason for hope.
So why would the Bills bring in some random players to potentially disrupt the strong chemistry they've worked so hard to establish?
Every successful NFL team has depth, and the only way to establish that is through competition. However, there's still a certain finesse with which clubs have to orchestrate these matters.
Start tossing big names and egos into the mix, and it could be one bumpy ride ahead. Progress could come to a screeching halt, and fanbases could become divided.
On the other hand, if teams can find experienced players who fit their identity and system without disrupting the magic that is swirling about, it could be a huge benefit down the road.
This article identifies five veteran free agents the Bills should consider bringing in for training camp.
None of these names are going to charge your inner Buffalo stampede (at least I don't think so). Yet just because they aren't flashy or splashy doesn't mean these players can't potentially be assets to the Bills' 2012 squad.