A New England reporter isn't "buying" that Papelbon won't be the Red Sox closer in 2007. Just for the record, the guy is Barry Scanlon from The Sun in Lowell, Mass.
12/28/06. He thinks there's nobody else out there, Papelbon is a big guy, and there should be exercises to work out his shoulder problem. None of this is scientific, but is right in line with the average reasoning of voting members of the BBWAA.