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PostPosted: Tue Feb 12, 2013 2:08 pm    Post subject: 2013 Free-Agency Thread Reply with quote

Thought we can use a thread to discuss impending free-agents [not guys who were recently released], here is the full list of the players, i highlighted a few interesting names from each position:

Offense:

Quarterbacks

Joe Flacco
Matt Moore
Tarvaris Jackson
Jason Campbell
David Garrard
Josh Johnson
Byron Leftwich
Brady Quinn
Vince Young
Matt Leinart
Rex Grossman
David Carr - Solid veteran in case we traded Mallett.
Derek Anderson
Drew Stanton
Chase Daniel - Same as Carr, in case we trade Mallett.
Charlie Batch
Bruce Gradkowski
Kellen Clemens
Tyler Thigpen
Josh McCown
Sage Rosenfels
Seneca Wallace
Donovan McNabb
Brian Hoyer
A.J. Feeley
Troy Smith
Luke McCown
Chris Redman
John Beck
Jordan Palmer
J.P. Losman
Kevin O'Connell

Running Backs

Steven Jackson
Reggie Bush - Very good 3rd down back, in case we don't re-sign Woodhead and want another back to compete with Vereen for the role.
Rashard Mendenhall
Ahmad Bradshaw
Cedric Benson
Shonn Greene
Bernard Scott
Felix Jones
Brandon Jacobs
Danny Woodhead
Cedric Peerman
Rashad Jennings - Big RB [6-1, 228] who prior to the 2012 season in which he dealt with injuries held a career average of 5.2 per carry.
La'Rod Stephens-Howling - As back-up/Returner
Justin Forsett
Javon Ringer
Ronnie Brown
Peyton Hillis - Another power back who can also contribute in the passing game, as a FB and special teams.
Tim Hightower
Chris Rainey
Kevin Smith
Brian Leonard
Mike Goodson
Jalen Parmele
Ryan Grant
Steve Slaton
Thomas Jones
Joseph Addai
Mewelde Moore
Cadillac Williams
Jackie Battle
Kahlil Bell
Tashard Choice
Brandon Jackson
Stefan Logan
Jerome Harrison
Tyrell Sutton
Darius Reynaud
Kregg Lumpkin

Fullbacks

Jerome Felton
Greg Jones - Above average run blocker who can also carry the ball some but has terrible hands.
Ovie Mughelli
Earnest Graham
Moran Norris
Lousaka Polite
Corey McIntyre - Strong run blocker who can contribute on special teams.
Quinn Johnson
Brit Miller
Owen Schmitt

Wide Receivers

Dwayne Bowe - Big body WR who is a big-time redzone weapon and has strong YAC ability when is head is in the right place, scored 15 TD's in 2010 when the QB play in Kansas City wasn't so shaky.
Wes Welker
Danny Amendola - Could be a cheaper and younger replaced for Welker in the slot where he has been highly productive, the question is how many teams will go after him and can he stay healthy? you take a lot of hits in that position and Welker was able to stay healthy for the most part in his career, Amendola could not.
Donald Jones
Josh Cribbs
Brian Hartline - Solid outside WR, good hands but not elite separation ability.
Julian Edelman
Greg Jennings - Veteran playmaker that is 29-years old, question with Jennings is how much is left in his tank after suffering recent injuries.
Terrell Owens
Jerome Simpson
Donnie Avery - Speedster who struggles with drops but has been very productive last season for the Colts, if they don't re-sign him the Patriots should take a long hard look at him.
Kevin Ogletree
Randy Moss
Mike Wallace - One of the best deep threats in the game today, only 26-years old and not expected to receive the franchise tag from the Steelers who have cap issues, could be a big prize if we sign him since he is a weapon at any point on the field.
Braylon Edwards
Austin Collie
Domenik Hixon
Ramses Barden
Jabar Gaffney
Brandon Stokley
Brandon Gibson
Plaxico Burress
Mohamed Massaquoi
Johnny Knox
Chad Johnson
Deion Branch
Mark Clayton
Donte' Stallworth
Brandon Tate
Ted Ginn - As returner.
Louis Murphy
Derek Hagan
Chaz Schilens
Devery Henderson - As situational deep threat.
Sammie Stroughter
Steve Smith (Rams)
Devin Aromashodu
Adrian Arrington
Courtney Roby
Jason Hill
Greg Camarillo
Kassim Osgood
Roscoe Parrish
Mike Williams [Seahawks]
Lee Evans
Micheal Spurlock
Mike Sims-Walker
Ruvell Martin
Legedu Naanee


Tight Ends

Tony Gonzalez
Fred Davis
Dustin Keller
Jared Cook
Martellus Bennett
Brandon Myers
James Casey
Dallas Clark
Ben Watson - Was a good blocker when he was here, could be a solid 3rd TE.
Delanie Walker
Kellen Winslow
Todd Heap
Anthony Fasano - Great blocker with solid hands.
Jeremy Shockey
Visanthe Shiancoe
Chris Cooley
Dante Rosario
Travis Beckum
Alex Smith
Cameron Morrah
Leonard Pope
Billy Bajema - Good blocking TE with average hands, another option for 3rd TE role.
Gary Barnidge
John Phillips
Will Heller

Offensive Tackles

Ryan Clady
Andre Smith
Branden Albert
Jake Long
Sebastian Vollmer - Must re-sign, starting RT who can play LT in case of injury.
Will Beatty
Gosder Cherilus
Phil Loadholt
Jermon Bushrod
Sam Baker
Ryan Harris
Winston Justice
King Dunlap
Chad Clifton
Bryant McKinnie
Max Starks
Will Svitek
Tyler Polumbus
Sean Locklear
Tony Pashos
Khalif Barnes
Barry Richardson
Jonathan Scott
Jammal Brown - Athletic tackle, could be a good back-up to both LT and RT, he played both positions in the past.
Frank Omiyale
Dennis Roland
Jeff Otah
Brandon Keith
Jeremy Trueblood
Brandyn Dombrowski
Demetress Bell
D'Anthony Batiste
Jason Smith
Mario Henderson
Rashad Butler
Tony Hills
Pat McQuistan
Lydon Murtha

Offensive Guards

Andy Levitre - Probably best guard available, we likely won't sign him but he is versatile after playing multiple positions on the line and is good in both the pass and run game.
Brandon Moore
Louis Vasquez - Big lineman who is a very good pass proctor and decent run blocker, the Patriots are unlikely to sign him aswell since he could find a starting job somewhere else.
Donald Thomas
Lance Louis
Eben Britton
Jake Scott
Ramon Foster
Kevin Boothe
Geoff Schwartz
Matt Slauson
Stephen Peterman - Could be a good veteran back-up if he doesn't find a starting role elsewhere.
Leroy Harris
Tyronne Green
Chad Rinehart
Garrett Reynolds
Mike Pollak
Deuce Lutui
Kory Lichtensteiger
Antoine Caldwell
Chilo Rachal
Nate Garner
Chris Spencer
Rex Hadnot
Vince Manuwai
Rob Turner
Chris Williams
Leonard Davis
Jeremy Bridges

Centers

Todd McClure
Dan Koppen
Brad Meester - Veteran insurance.
Joe Berger
Jeff Faine
Andre Gurode
Jason Brown
Doug Legursky
Jamaal Jackson
Dylan Gandy

Kickers

Jason Hanson
Rob Bironas - Good veteran replacement for Gostkowski if the Patriots decided to give up on him and his occasional inconsistencies, although it's highly doubtful.
Steven Hauschka
Mike Nugent
Lawrence Tynes - Same as Bironas.
Phil Dawson
Billy Cundiff
Olindo Mare
Nick Novak
Nick Folk
Nate Kaeding
Shayne Graham
Ryan Longwell
Neil Rackers
Josh Brown

*List isn't updated with off-season releases.
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Defense:

Defensive Ends

Cliff Avril - Probably the best young pass-rusher available, still can't believe we took Shawn Crable over him in the 2008 draft. This is the Patriots chance to grab Avril who is athletic enough to play as a 4-3 DE or 3-4 OLB if needed.
Israel Idonije
Osi Umenyiora - Umenyiora had a productive career for the Giants but his time with them is over, we could possibly bring him in order to create a boost in the pass-rush which is much needed.
Mike DeVito
Michael Johnson
Michael Bennett
Matt Shaughnessy
Dwight Freeney - Veteran pass-rusher, Freeney struggled some as a stand-up 3-4 LB after the Colts made the switch last season but still finished with 5 sacks and forced fumble in 14 games despite dealing with an injury. Could possibly be brought in rather cheaply giving his age.
Andre Carter
Kenyon Coleman
Juqua Parker
Darryl Tapp
William Hayes
Kyle Vanden Bosch
Ray Edwards
Lawrence Jackson - Solid run stopper with slightly above average pass-rushing skills.
Kyle Moore
Jonathan Fanene
Wallace Gilberry - Solid pass-rusher who doesn't offer much against the run.
Antwan Applewhite
Lawrence Sidbury
Vaughn Martin
Robert Geathers
Jason Hunter
Frostee Rucker
Trevor Scott
Matt Roth - Good run stopper who can provide some pass-rush, but sat out the entire 2012 season.
Turk McBride
Jarius Wynn
Antwan Odom
Derrick Harvey

Defensive Tackles

Henry Melton - One of the prizes of free-agency, great interior pass-rusher who will probably get tagged by the Bears.
Randy Starks
Jason Jones
Richard Seymour
Desmond Bryant - Productive lineman who can solid play against the run and pass.
Terrance Knighton - Big body tackle who could possibly be signed as a back-up to Wilfork but has had wight issues in his career.
Chris Canty - A solid interior pass-rusher who has experience in the 3-4 and 4-3, but will probably find more money than his worth elsewhere.
Glenn Dorsey
Corey Williams
Isaac Sopoaga - Been a long time starter for the 49ers who will probably let him go in free-agency, is more of a NT type of player.
Spencer Johnson
Vance Walker
Casey Hampton
Aubrayo Franklin
Ricky Jean-Francois
Roy Miller - Was a starter on the Bucs number 1 run defense this past season but the Bucs are apparently willing to let him walk.
Sammie Lee Hill
Dwan Edwards
Maake Kemoeatu
Pat Sims - Athletic big body DT, would be a nice addition to the defensive line.
Kedric Golston
Kevin Vickerson
Rocky Bernard
Shaun Cody
Derek Landri
Tony McDaniel
Alan Branch - Another option for a big body DT, won't provide a lot of pass-rusher but is solid against the run.
Sedrick Ellis - After a 6-sacks 2010 season the former top 10 pick fall off the map with just 0.5 sacks the past two years, if his market is weak he could be an interesting name in the second part of free-agency.
SenDerrick Marks
Leger Douzable
Antonio Johnson
Justin Bannan
Trevor Laws
Fili Moala
Ron Brace
Amobi Okoye
Ropati Pitoitua
Vonnie Holliday
Marcus Thomas
Ty Warren
Albert Haynesworth
Nick Eason

Rush Linebackers

Paul Kruger - The top option for 3-4 OLB, had 13.5 sacks last season including two in the Superbowl, he is looking to cash in on free-agency.
Anthony Spencer
Connor Barwin - After a career season in 2011 Barwin struggled badly in 2012, he is still very athletic but won't get the big deal he probably expected to get coming into 2012.
Shaun Phillips
Victor Butler - Was a very productive back-up for the Cowboys the past few seasons, another interesting name in the second part of free-agency if he doesn't create much buzz early on.
Antwan Barnes
Bryan Thomas
Quentin Groves
Erik Walden
Shawne Merriman
Travis LaBoy
Chris Wilson
Jamaal Westerman

Outside Linebackers

Daryl Smith
Philip Wheeler
Erin Henderson
Nick Barnett
Thomas Howard - Coming off a season ending injury in 2012 but Howard is very solid in coverage and a good tackle, the Bengals will probably re-sign him.
Manny Lawson - 6-6 and athletic, the former first round pick has been solid but not great for the Bengals the past couple of seasons, might be a nice option to bring in as a guy who can do a good job against TE's.
Kaluka Maiava
Leroy Hill
Justin Durant
Michael Boley
DeAndre Levy
Nick Roach
Jonathan Casillas
Gerald McRath
Will Witherspoon
Scott Fujita
Bryan Scott
Akeem Jordan
Keith Rivers
Clint Session
Aaron Curry
Rocky McIntosh
Brandon Johnson
Scott Shanle
Dan Skuta
Mario Haggan
Lorenzo Alexander
Ramon Humber
Geno Hayes
Gary Guyton
Kirk Morrison
Demorrio Williams - If he still has juice left, he could be a cheap option as a 3rd down LB, he has been pretty solid in coverage throughout his career.

Inside Linebackers

Rey Maualuga
Brian Urlacher
Tim Dobbins
Moise Fokou
Brad Jones - Very athletic LB who can play both inside or outside, the Packers will probably try to re-sign him if they decide to cut A.J. Hawk who is due to a large cap number.
Dannell Ellerbe
Bradie James
Larry Grant - Surprisingly played very little in 2012, because the 49ers rarely sub in players on defense, Grant had a very strong 3 game stretch in 2011 when he started on defense after Patrick Willis went down with an injury.
Keith Brooking
Chase Blackburn
Ernie Sims
Larry Foote
Jasper Brinkley
E.J. Henderson
Paris Lenon
Mike Peterson
Channing Crowder
Brandon Siler
Barrett Ruud
Tavares Gooden

Cornerbacks

Aqib Talib - Probably best CB available since he has shutdown potential but could be a risk if giving a big deal since he has a lot of off the field history.
Brent Grimes - 29-years old but was considered a top 5 CB in 2011 before missing the 2012 season with an injury, would be a very nice addition if we don't re-sign Talib.
Chris Houston
Cary Williams
Sean Smith - Big physical CB who at times look like he has shutdown ability and on other times doesn't look too good, struggles against quick receivers but for the most part could be a good player for the Patriots, problem is, he is looking for a big payday.
Derek Cox
Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie - One of the worst tackling CBs in the league if not the worst, but is tall, athletic and can run with any receiver in the league, if used the right way he could be a good addition.
E.J. Biggers
Mike Jenkins
Bradley Fletcher - Under the radar player who has been a very solid cover CB and tackler before suffering an injury in 2011, two years removed from that injury in 2013 and he could be back in full force. Also offers size at 6-0, 200 pounds.
Keenan Lewis - Strong cover CB with plus size [6-0, 208 pounds] and good tackling ability. Lewis lacks playmaking ability despite 23 pass-defended, in 2012 he had no INTs and only has 1 career INT in 4 NFL seasons.
Sheldon Brown
Quentin Jammer - Veteran CB who is on the decline but could still provide some solid play in case we sign him.
Brice McCain
Leodis McKelvin
Terence Newman
Kyle Arrington
Tracy Porter
Antoine Cason
Rashean Mathis
Jacob Lacey
Pacman Jones
Jerraud Powers
Joselio Hanson
Darius Butler
Captain Munnerlyn
Stanford Routt
Marcus Trufant
Leigh Bodden
Chris Owens
Shawntae Spencer
Kelvin Hayden
William Middleton
Pat Lee
Cedric Griffin
Greg Toler
D.J. Moore
Michael Adams
Drayton Florence
Ryan Mouton
Zackary Bowman
Michael Coe
Alan Ball
Will Allen
Drew Coleman
Alphonso Smith
Chris Carr
Chris Johnson

Safeties

Jairus Byrd - Big time playmaker and probably the player we need most but the Bills won't let him get away, they recently cleared over $8M in cap space in order to either re-sign him or tag him.
Dashon Goldson - A big hitter who is solid in coverage, he might not be tagged by the 49ers and if he doesn't i would consider Goldson [along with Mike Wallace] as the main player in free-agency i wouldn't mind the Patriots giving out a big contract for, he is a very good player in a much needed position.
Ronde Barber
Ed Reed - I don't see the old veteran signing with the Patriots, especially after Reed attacked reporters who tried to create a story of him coming to NE after a quote of him about Belichick during Superbowl week, he will probably take a cheaper-than-he's-worth deal from the Ravens to come back there or go to the Colts. He is also not the best fit along side Devin McCourty.
Louis Delmas
William Moore - Would be an ideal fit to play next to McCourty, i would love to land Moore who will likely be tagged by the Falcons, a good run player who is solid in coverage.
Chris Clemons - Clemons improved his game this season and ended up been above average against both the run and pass. Clemons has elite speed aswell, i wonder what happens with him, the Dolphins are trying to re-sign him.
Pat Chung
Yeremiah Bell
Glover Quin - Nice player who has good coverage ability and is decent against the run, it's doubtful the Texans let him go but if the main options fail for the Patriots Quinn will be a good addition.
Kenny Phillips - Coming off an injury riddled season, the Giants seem to be willing to let Phillip go and roll on with Brown and Rolle at safeties next season, in 2011 Phillips was a good deep ball defender who was somewhat average against the run. Phillips will be a great second tier option if the Patriots don't land one of the previous names mentioned.
Jamarca Sanford
LaRon Landry - Landry is an excellent tackler from the Safety position but doesn't offer much in terms of coverage, another second tier option for the Patriots.
Nate Clements
George Wilson - Wilson had a down season in 2012 but for the most part of his career has been very solid against both the run and pass, the Patriots might be able to sign him cheaply and give him a starting role.
Jim Leonhard
Abram Elam
Sherrod Martin
Corey Lynch
Craig Dahl
Madieu Williams
Chris Crocker
Ryan Mundy
Rashad Johnson
O.J. Atogwe
Matt Giordano
Tanard Jackson - Huge red flag due to suspensions but if he finally get his head right, Jackson has been a very nice players for the Bucs during his career and starting ability.
Brodney Pool
Michael Mitchell - The former Raiders 2nd round reach is more of a box player who can blitz and tackle well, if he isn't signed until the end of free-agency he could be a nice cheap signing since he can also contribute on special teams.
Gibril Wilson
Deon Grant
Melvin Bullitt
Erik Coleman

Punters

Shane Lechler
Pat McAfee
Donnie Jones
Kevin Huber
Dustin Colquitt
Sav Rocca
Brian Moorman
Nick Harris
Ben Graham
Jeremy Kapinos
Jason Baker
Reggie Hodges
Chas Henry
Daniel Sepulveda

Top Restricted Free Agents

Victor Cruz
Danario Alexander
Arthur Jones
Fernando Velasco
Chris Ivory
Sam Shields
Stevie Brown
Emmanuel Sanders
Jonathan Dwyer
Junior Galette
Dennis Pitta
Andre Brown
Nate Collins
Steve McLendon
Isaac Redman
A.J. Jefferson
Cassius Vaughn
David Nelson
LeGarrette Blount
Amari Spievey
Darrel Young
Phil Costa
Ed Dickson
Rob Jackson
Darian Stewart
Colt Anderson
Brian De La Puente
Evan Dietrich-Smith
Danny McCray
Lance Ball
Chris Ogbonnaya
Willie Young
George Selvie
Britton Colquitt
Marlon Moore
Jason Fox
Clinton McDonald
Michael Hoomanawanui
Phillip Adams
Daniel Te'o-Nesheim
Jordan Shipley
Brandon Banks
Chris Clark
Logan Paulsen
Frank Zombo
David Reed
Jermelle Cudjo
Seth Olsen
Jeff Cumberland
Chris Baker (WAS)
Andrew Gardner
Austin Howard
Ramon Harewood
Ryan Torain
Seyi Ajirotutu
Tom Crabtree
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Is there any way we can combine this thread with the cuts thread? They're basically handling the same premise.
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Peyton Hillis isn't happening. McDaniels traded him in Denver for hitting on his wife.
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finn54 wrote:
Is there any way we can combine this thread with the cuts thread? They're basically handling the same premise.


I remember a couple of years ago we had a full off-season thread and it ended up getting locked because Webby wanted as many threads as possible.

It's better this way.
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Billy Spikes wrote:
finn54 wrote:
Is there any way we can combine this thread with the cuts thread? They're basically handling the same premise.


I remember a couple of years ago we had a full off-season thread and it ended up getting locked because Webby wanted as many threads as possible.

It's better this way.


It is. I created the other thread more for the purpose of speculating about player that may be cut for salary-related reasons, than to actually discuss the names on the market. Perhaps we should keep the speculation there and the official list here.
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Billy Spikes wrote:

Reggie Bush - Very good 3rd down back, in case we don't re-sign Woodhead and want another back to compete with Vereen for the role.


Bush has rushed for 1,086 and 986 yards over the last two years and still finds time to grumble about his (lack of ) playing time.

I don't see why he'd settle for a job to compete for a 3rd down spot. Are you projecting him to not have interest around the league? I would think that there are plenty of teams that would give him a heavy usage role. He's not too old (will be 2Cool and has done a pretty good job in Miami with about 250 touches per year.

Don't get me wrong, I think he'd be a great fit in New England (his skill set, maybe not his personality) but I really can't see him being a more affordable option than Woodhead and with Vereen (possibly Demps), I don't think the Pats are in a position financially to increase their spending on RB's too much.
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mcmurtry86 wrote:
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Reggie Bush - Very good 3rd down back, in case we don't re-sign Woodhead and want another back to compete with Vereen for the role.
Are you projecting him to not have interest around the league?


Not at all, i expect him to draw a lot of interest since a lot of teams can use his skill set, NE been one of them. I was highlighting some interesting names from each position, i don't expect the Patriots to target every one of those players.
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Ted Ginn is a guy I wouldn't mind bringing in. All galaxy athlete.
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Ted Ginn is a guy I wouldn't mind bringing in. All galaxy athlete.


He can't catch. Nor run routes.
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I've always thought Greg Jones would be a really good fit in New England but he's probably at the end of the line at this point. Wouldn't mind a flier on him.

It's a really ugly looking crop of front 7 talent beyond a few guys who will probably be out of the Pats' price range.
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NinjaZX6R wrote:
NextBigThing wrote:
Ted Ginn is a guy I wouldn't mind bringing in. All galaxy athlete.


He can't catch. Nor run routes.


There's the rub. If you could get him really cheap (i.e. pay him as a return specialist), he'd be a nice #4 WR/KR option. But someone will pay him as if he can actually play WR competently.

The Pats already have an athlete who probably can't help much on offense (Demps). May as well see what you have with him before trying to upgrade. It's not as if kick returns are a huge part of the game these days anyway, and if Edelman is retained the team doesn't need a PR.
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Do we expect the Patriots to carry 4 TEs again next season? I assume we release Daniel Fells since he was a healthy stretch late last season against the Texans in the playoffs when Gronk was healthy.

Michael Hoomanawanui is a restricted free-agent so he will very likely get a tender and return.
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Billy Spikes wrote:
Do we expect the Patriots to carry 4 TEs again next season? I assume we release Daniel Fells since he was a healthy stretch late last season against the Texans in the playoffs when Gronk was healthy.

Michael Hoomanawanui is a restricted free-agent so he will very likely get a tender and return.


Given the injury problems Gronkowksi and Hernandez have had and the importance of the TE on the team, I'd say it's likely the team will try to keep 4 TE's. Even more so if the #3 is Ballard, who is coming off of a severe injury.

Hoomanawanui did a reasonable job and deserves to come back compete for a job.

Fells was predictably useless, so I'm sure they'll move on and try to find someone else to compete for a backup spot.
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mcmurtry86 wrote:
NinjaZX6R wrote:
NextBigThing wrote:
Ted Ginn is a guy I wouldn't mind bringing in. All galaxy athlete.


He can't catch. Nor run routes.


There's the rub. If you could get him really cheap (i.e. pay him as a return specialist), he'd be a nice #4 WR/KR option. But someone will pay him as if he can actually play WR competently.


IDK if Ginn even caught a pass this season. He would be an intriguing option on our team if he is cheap.

Wouldn't mind sending a 3rd over to Tennessee for Kenny Britt & than signing Randy Moss to a cheap deal. Still have plenty of $$$ for Talib and Volmer, and could go defense with our two highest draft picks.
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