You have to be living under a rock to not have heard of players being franchise-tagged and players being released and blah blah blah recently as the start of NFL free agency began. 206 more words
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Free Agent. Free. Free to do whatever you choose, right? In the NFL, maybe not so much.
At the conclusion of any player’s contract, they should be welcomed with a choice: a choice to re-sign with the team they had been with or walk into the free agency pool and decide where to play next, but it isn’t that easy. 559 more words
The Dallas Cowboys applied the franchise tag to wide receiver Dez Bryant Monday afternoon, as expected. What wasn’t expected was Bryant’s reaction. Or, more to the point, lack of reaction. 212 more words