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Updates on the 2021 offseason’s major moves

The NFL’s free agency period for the 2021 offseason officially kicked off at 4 p.m. E.T.T. on March 17 – the point when players with expiring contracts could sign with new teams and also the juncture at which all 32 of the league’s clubs were required to comply with this year’s $182.5 million salary cap. Before March 17, only players released from their previous contracts were eligible to join new clubs, the latest Arizona Cardinals DE J.J. Watt being an example. Other pending free agents could begin negotiating (and agreeing to) new deals on March 15. Meanwhile, in a year when the cap falls by nearly $16 million due to revenue losses caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, several name players suddenly find themselves looking for work as teams slashed salaries to get under the cap – Casey Hayward and Eric Fisher, among that group. Below is a list of the most prominent players on the move in 2021 … and a few who will not be going anywhere.

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Baltimore Ravens

Lost: LS Morgan Cox, CB Pierre Desir, OL D.J. Fluker, OLB Matt Judon, WR Chris Moore, DE Yannick Ngakoue, C Matt Skura, WR Willie Snead, DL Jihad Ward

Re-signed: OLB Tyus Bowser (4 years, $22M), NT Justin Ellis, LB L.J. Fort (1 year, $1.1M), S Anthony Levine, OLB Pernell McPhee, TE Eric Tomlinson, DE Derek Wolfe (3 years, $12M)

Signed: S Geno Stone (1 year), OT Alejandro Villanueva (2 years, $14M), WR Sammy Watkins (1 year, $5M), G Kevin Zeitler (3 years, $22M)

Traded: OT Orlando Brown (to Chiefs)

Sold for: TE Josh Oliver (from Jaguars)

Buffalo Bills

Lost: P Corey Bojorquez, TE Tyler Kroft, OT Ty Nsekhe, KR/WR Andre Roberts, OL Brian Winters

Released: WR John Brown, DT Quinton Jefferson

Re-signed: G Jon Feliciano (3 years, $17M), R.B. R.B.iwan Jones, LB Tyler Matakevich (1 year), WR Isaiah McKenzie, LB Matt Milano (4 years, $44M, $24M guaranteed), CB Levi Wallace (1 year), OT Daryl Williams (3 years, $28.2M, per NFL Network)

Signed: LB Tyrell Adams, RB Matt Breida (1 year), P Matt Haack, OT Bobby Hart (1 year), TE Jacob Hollister (1 year), OL Forrest Lamp (1 year), D.ED.E.Efe Obada (1 year), WR Brandon Powell (1 year), WR Emmanuel Sanders (1 year, $6M), QB Mitchell Trubisky (1 year, $2.5M)

Traded: TE Lee Smith (to Falcons)

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Cincinnati Bengals

Claimed: TE Thaddeus Moss

Lost: CB Mackensie Alexander, K Randy Bullock, TE Cethan Carter, WR Alex A.J.kson, WR A.J. Green, CB William Jackson III, DE Carl Lawson, WR John Ross, S Shawn Williams

Released: DT Geno Atkins, RB Gio Bernard, C B.J. Finney, OT Bobby Hart

Re-signed: QB Brandon Allen, CB Tony Brown, DT Mike Daniels (1 year), LB Jordan Evans (1 year), P Kevin Huber (1 year), RB Samaje Perine (2 years), G Quinton Spain (1 year), WR Mike Thomas (1 year), S Brandon Wilson (2 years)

Signed: S Ricardo Allen (1 year), CB Eli Apple, CB Chidobe Awuzie (3 years), DE Trey Hendrickson (4 years, $60M), CB Mike Hilton (4 years), DT Larry Ogunjobi (1 year), OT Riley Reiff (1 year, $7.5M)

Traded: QB Ryan Finley (to Texans)

Cleveland L.B.owns

Lost: L.B. Tae Davis, CB Kevin Johnson, S Karl Joseph, OT Kendall Lamm, CB Terrance Mitchell, DT Larry Ogunjobi, DT Vincent Taylor, DB Tavierre Thomas

Released: DE Adrian Clayborn, DT Sheldon Richardson

Re-signed: DW.R.Sheldon Day, W.R. Rashard Higgins (1 year, $2.4M, per ESPN), LB Elijah Lee, WR JoJo Natson (1 year), K Cody Parkey (1 year), LB Malcolm Smith

Signed: DE Jadeveon Clowney (1 year, max $10M, per ESPN), CB Troy Hill (4 years, $24M, per NFL Network), DT Malik Jackson, S John Johnson (3 years, $33.75M, $24M guaranteed, per NFL Network), DT Malik McDowell, DE Takk McKinley (1 year, max $4M), OT Greg Senat, DT Damion Square, LB Anthony Walker (1 year, $3.5M)

Denver Broncos

Club option activated: OLB Von Miller

Franchise tag/re-signed: S Justin Simmons (4 years, $61M, $35M guaranteed, per NFL Network)

Lost: LB Jeremiah Attaochu, RB Phillip Lindsay, DE DeMarcus Walker, OT Elijah WilC.B.nson

Released: C.B. A.J. Bouye, DT Jurrell Casey, QB Jeff Driskel, NT Kyle Peko, TE Nick Vannett

Re-signed: CB Nate Hairston, FS Kareem Jackson, DL Shelby Harris (3 years, $27M)

Signed: RB Mike Boone (2 years, $2.6M), CB Ronald Darby (3 years, $30M), CB Kyle FulleD.T.(1 year, $9.5M), D.T. Shamar Stephen (1 year)

Traded for: QB Teddy Bridgewater (from Panthers)

Houston Texans

Lost: LB Tyrell Adams, DT Andrew Brown, WR/KR DeAndre Carter, WR Will Fuller V, QB AJ McCarron, LB Brennan Scarlett, S Geno Stone, DL Carlos Watkins

Released: P Bryan Anger, TE Darren Fells, G Zach Fulton, WR Chad Hansen, RB Duke Johnson, G Senio Kelemete, C Nick Martin, QB Josh McCown, DE T.E.J. Watt

Re-signed: T.E. Pharaoh Brown (1 year), CB Vernon Hargreaves, OL Roderick Johnson, LS Jon Weeks

Signed: TE Antony Auclair, OL Justin Britt (1 year, $3.2M), S Terrence Brooks (1 year, $2M), DL Maliek Collins (1 year, $6M), WR L.B.ris Conley (1 year), L.B. Tae Davis, WRL.B.lex Erickson (1 year), L.B. Kamu Grugier-Hill (1 year, $3.25M), RB Mark Ingram (1 year, max $3M, per ESPN), OLB JordD.T. Jenkins (2 years, $6M), D.T. Jaleel Johnson, P Cam Johnston (3 years, $8M), CB/KR Desmond King II (1 year), LB Christian Kirksey (1 year, max $4.5M), RB Phillip Lindsay (1 year, $3.25M), G Justin McCray (2 years, $4M), CB Terrance Mitchell (2 years), WR Donte Moncrief, WR Chris Moore (1 year, $2M), LB Hardy Nickerson, LB Kevin Pierre-Louis (2 years), DE Derek Rivers, KR/WR Roberts (2 years, $6M), Q.B. Tyrod Taylor, (1 year, max $12M), G Lane Taylor (1 year), DT Vincent Taylor (1 year, $2M), DB Tavierre Thomas, LB Joe Thomas (1 year, $2M), OT Cole Toner (1 year), DE DeMarcus Walker.

Traded: LB Benardrick McKinney (to Dolphins)

Traded for: OT Marcus Cannon (from Patriots), QB Ryan Finley (from Bengals), D.E.TE Ryan Izzo (from Patriots), D.E. Shaq Lawson (from Dolphins)

Indianapolis Colts

Claimed: DT Andrew Brown

Lost: DL Denico Autry, QB Jacoby Brissett, LB Anthony Walker, CB Tavon Wilson

RelC.B.sed: RB Paul Perkins

Re-signed: C.B. T.J. Carrie, WR T.Y. Hilton (1 year, $8M), C Joey Hunt, RB Marlon Mack (1 year, $2M), DE Al-Quadin Muhammad (1 year, $3.4M), CB Xavier Rhodes (1 year, $6.5M)

Retired: LT Anthony Castonzo

Signed: OT Julien Davenport (1 year), S Sean Davis (1 year), G Chris Reed (1 year), DL Isaac Rochell (1 year, $2.5M), OT Sam Tevi

Traded for: QB Carson Wentz (from Eagles)

Jacksonville Jaguars

Franchise tag: OT Cam Robinson (signed tender)

Lost: WR Keelan Cole, WR Chris Conley, QB Mike Glennon

Released: OLB Kamalei Correa, TE Tyler Eifert, CB Rashaan Melvin

Re-signed: DL Adam Gotsis, S Josh Jones (1 year), CB Sidney Jones, TE James O’Shaughnessy, K Aldrick Rosas, DT Daniel Ross, G Tyler Shatley, DE Dawuane Smoot (2 years, $14M)

SiQ.B.ed: WR/KR Jamal Agnew (3 years), Q.B. C.J. Beathard (2 years, $5M), WR Phillip Dorsett, S Rudy Ford (2 years, $4.2M), RB Carlos Hyde (2 years, $6M), CB Shaquill Griffin (3 years, max $45M, per NFL Network), S Rayshawn Jenkins (4 years), WR Marvin Jones (2 years, $14.5M), TE Chris Manhertz (2 years, $7.25M), DT Roy Robertson-Harris (3 years, $24.4M), DL Jihad Ward, LB Damien Wilson (1 year)

Traded: TE Josh Oliver (to Ravens)

Sold for: DL Malcolm Brown (from Saints)

Kansas City Chiefs

Lost: DE Tanoh Kpassagnon, WR Sammy Watkins, LB Damien Wilson

Released: OT Eric Fisher, OT Mitchell, RB Damien Williams

Re-signed: D.E. Taco Charlton, RB Elijah McGuire (1 year), OT Mike Remmers (1 year), WR Demarcus Robinson (1 year), WR Tajae Sharpe (1 year), S Daniel Sorensen (1 year), RB Darrel Williams (1 year)

Retired: FB Anthony Sherman

Signed: TE Blake Bell (1 year), C Austin Blythe (1 year), FB Mike Burton (1 year), G Kyle Long (1 year, max $5M, per ESPN), RB Jerick McKinnon, DT Jarran Reed (1 year, $7M), G Joe Thuney (5 years, $80M)

Traded for: OT Orlando Brown (from Ravens)

Las Vegas Raiders

Lost: WR Nelson Agholor, RB Devontae Booker, DL Maliek Collins, S Erik Harris, LB Raekwon McMillan

Released: DB Lamarcus Joyner, WR Tyrell Williams

Re-signed: TE Derek Carrier (1 year), OL Denzelle Good (2 years), DT Johnathan Hankins (1 year), G Richie Incognito, DL David Irving, C Andre James (3 years, $12.5M), WR Zay Jones, CB Nevin Lawson (1 year), LB Nicholas Morrow, RB Theo Riddick

Signed: WR John Brown (1 year), CB Rasul Douglas, RB Kenyan Drake (2 years, $11M), DT Quinton Jefferson, S Karl Joseph, C Nick Martin, DE Yannick Ngakoue (2 years, $26M), DT Darius Philon, WR Willie Snead (1 year), DT Solomon Thomas (1 year)

Traded: OT Trent Brown (to Patriots), C Rodney Hudson (to Cardinals), G Gabe Jackson (to Seahawks)

Waived: DT Maurice Hurst, DE Arden Key

Los Angeles Chargers

Lost: RB Kalen Ballage, G Dan Feeney, TE Hunter Henry, S Rayshawn Jenkins, OL Forrest Lamp, LB Denzel PerrymanQ.B.DL Isaac Rochell, DT Damion Square, Q.B. Tyrod Taylor, OT Sam Tevi, OT Cole Toner, LB Nick Vigil

Released: CB Casey Hayward, G Trai Turner

Re-signed: TE Stephen Anderson, K Mike Badgley (1 year), CB Michael Davis (3O.L.ears)

Retired: C Mike Pouncey

Signed: O.L. Oday Aboushi (1 year, $1.75M), TE Jared Cook (1 year, max $6M), QB Chase Daniel (1 year), LB Kyler Fackrell, OL Matt Feiler (3 years, $21M, per ESPN), C Corey Linsley (5 years, $62.5M), CB Ryan Smith (1 year, $1.75M)

Miami Dolphins

Lost: RB Matt Breida, OT Julie’n Davenport, QB Ryan Fitzpatrick, DT Davon Godchaux, LB Kamu Grugier-Hill, C Ted Karras

Released: OLB Kyle Van Noy

Re-signed: LB Vince Biegel (1 year), WR Mack Hollins (1 year), OT Adam Pankey, LB Elandon Roberts (1 year, $2M)

Signed: RB Malcolm Brown, QB Jacoby Brissett (1 year), DL Adam Butler (2 years, max $9.5M, per NFL Network), TE Cethan Carter (3 years, $7O.L.M), CB Justin Coleman (1 year, $2.75M), O.L. D.J. Fluker, WR Robert Foster, WR Will Fuller V (1 year, $10.6M), DT John Jenkins (1 year), P Michael Palardy, LB Duke Riley (1 year), LB Brennan Scarlett, C Matt Skura (1 yearD.E.Traded: OL Ereck Flowers (to Washington), D.E. Shaq Lawson (to Texans)

Sold for: LB Benardrick McKinney (from Texans), OT Isaiah Wilson (from Titans, later waived)

New England Patriots

Lost: S Terrence Brooks, DL Adam Butler, LB Brandon Copeland, WR Donte Moncrief, G Joe Thuney

Released: DT Beau Allen, WR Marqise Lee, K Justin Rohrwasser

Re-signed: C David Andrews (4 years), DB/ST Justin Bethel (3 years, $6M), DL Carl Davis, S Cody Davis (2 years), K Nick Folk (1 year, $1.2M), DL Lawrence Guy (4 years, $11.5M), QB Cam Newton (1 year, $5M, max $14M, per reports), RB James White (1 year, $2.5M), DL Deatrich Wise (4 years, $30 million)

Retired: S Patrick Chung, WR Julian Edelman

Signed: DL Montravius Adams (1 year, $1.1M), WR Nelson Agholor (2 years, $22M, $16M guaranteed), DL Henry Anderson (2 years), WR Kendrick Bourne (3 years, $22.5M), DT Davon Godchaux (2 years), TE Hunter Henry (3 years, $37.5M, per ESPN), OLB Matt Judon (4 years, $56M), OL Ted Karras (1 year, D.B.4M), LB Raekwon McMillan (1 year, $1.2M), D.B. Jalen Mills (4 years, $24M), LB LaRoy Reynolds, TE Jonnu Smith (4 years, $50M, $31.3M guaranteed), OLB Kyle Van Noy

Traded: OT Marcus Cannon (to Texans), TE Ryan Izzo (to Texans)

Sold for: OT Trent Brown (from Raiders)

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New York Jets

Franchise tag: S Marcus Maye (signed tender)

Lost: OL Josh Andrews, G Pat Elflein, DB Matthias Farley, QB Joe Flacco, OLB Jordan Jenkins, LB Frankie Luvu, WR Breshad Perriman

Released: DL Henry Anderson

Re-signed: TE Daniel Brown, S Bennett Jackson

Signed: WR R.B.elan Cole (1 year, $5.5M, per NFL Network), R.B. Tevin Coleman (1 year, $2M), DE Vinny Curry (1 year, $1.3L.B., WR Corey Davis (3 years, $37.5M, per ESPN), L.B. Jarrad Davis (1 year, $7M), G Dan Feeney (1 year), CB Justin Hardee (3 years), S Lamarcus Joyner (1 year, $4.5M), TE Tyler Kroft (1 year), DE Carl Lawson (3 years, $45M, per NFL Network), DT Sheldon Rankins (2 years, $17M, per NFL Network)

Traded: QB Sam Darnold (to Panthers)

Pittsburgh Steelers

Lost: OLB Ola Adeniyi, RB James Conner, S Sean Davis, OLB Bud Dupree, OL Matt Feiler, CB Mike Hilton, OT Alejandro Villanueva

Released: CB Steven Nelson

Re-signed: DL Tyson Alualu (2 years), OT Zach Banner, P Jordan Berry (1 year), QBW.R.osh Dobbs (1 year), OLB Cassius Marsh (1 year), W.R. JuJu Smith-Schuster (1 year, $8M), CB Cameron Sutton (2 years, $9M), ILB Vince Williams, DE Chris Wormley (2 years)

Retired: C Maurkice Pouncey

Signed: RB Kalen Ballage (1 year), C B.J. Finney, OT Joe Haeg, S Miles Killebrew (1 year)

Tennessee Titans

Lost: DE Jadeveon Clowney, WR CW.R.ey Davis, DL DaQuan Jones, CB/KR Desmond King II, W.R. Kalif Raymond, TE Jonnu Smith

Released: CB Malcolm Butler, WR Adam Humphries, CB Adoree’ Jackson, OT Dennis Kelly, S Kenny Vaccaro

Re-signed: LB Jayon Brown (1 year, $5.25M, per NFL Network), TE Anthony Firkser (1 year), WR Marcus Johnson, OL Ty Sambrailo, TE Geoff Swaim (1 year)

Signed: OLB Ola Adeniyi, DL Denico Autry (3 years, $21.5M), LS Morgan Cox, OLB Bud Dupree (5 years, max $85M), DB Matthias Farley, CB Janoris Jenkins, CB Kevin Johnson (1 year), OT Kendall Lamm (2 years, $8.5M, per NFL Network), WR Josh Reynolds.

Traded: OT Isaiah Wilson (to Dolphins)

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Arizona Cardinals

Lost: TE Dan Arnold, DT Angelo Blackson, RB Kenyan Drake, CB Patrick Peterson, OLB Haason Reddick

Released: K Zane Gonzalez, K Brett Maher

Re-signed: CB Robert Alford, S Chris Banjo (1 year), OT Kelvin Beachum (2 years), TE Darrell Daniels (1 year), OL Max Garcia (1 year,) OLB Markus Golden (2 years, $9M), P Andy Lee, LB Tanner Vallejo (2 years, $4.1M), S Charles Washington (1 year)

Retired: OT Marcus Gilbert

SignW.R.:A.J.Malcolm Butler (1 year), RB James Conner (1 year), W.R. A.J. Green (1 year, max $8M, per NFLD.E.etwork), QB Colt McCoy (1 year), K Matt Prater (2 years), D.E. J.J. Watt (2 years, $28M, $23M guaranteed), S Shawn Williams (1 year), OL Brian Winters (1 year)

Traded: OL Mason Cole (to Vikings)

Traded for: C Rodney Hudson (from Raiders, agreed to 2-year, $20.1M extension, per NFL Network)

Atlanta Falcons

Lost: DE Charles Harris, S Damontae Kazee, C Alex Mack, G Justin McCray, S Keanu Neal, WR Brandon Powell, LB LaRoy Reynolds

Released: CB Ricardo Allen, DE Allen Bailey, G James Carpenter

Re-signed: OT Matt Gono (1 year, $3.4M), DE Steven Means, K Younghoe Koo

Signed: OL Josh Andrews, DE Jonathan Bullard, LB Brandon Copeland (1 year), RB Mike Davis (2 years, $5.5M), DB Duron Harmon, S Erik Harris, QB AJ McCarron, OLB Barkevious Mingo (1 year), CB Fabian Moreau (1 year), KR/WR Cordarrelle Patterson (1 year, $3M, per NFL Network)

Traded for: TE Lee Smith (from Bills)

Waived: RB Ito Smith

Carolina Panthers

Franchise tag: OT Taylor Moton (signed tender)

Lost: CB Eli Apple, FB Alex Armah, RB Mike Davis, CB Rasul Douglas, CB Corn Elder, OL Tyler Larsen, TE Chris Manhertz, DE Efe Obada, G Chris Reed, WR Curtis Samuel

Released: S Tre Boston, DT Zach Kerr, P MichL.S.l Palardy, DT Kawann Short, DL Stephen Weatherly

Re-signed: L.S. J.J. Jansen, WR Keith KirkwooC.B. G John Miller (1 year)

Signed: TE Dan Arnold (2 years, $6M), C.B. A.J. Bouye (2 years, $7M, per NFL Network), G Pat Elflein (3 years, $13.5M), OL Cameron Erving (2 years, $10M), DL Morgan Fox (2 years, $8.1M), DL DaQuan Jones (1 year, $4.5M), CB Rashaan Melvin (1 year), LB Frankie Luvu (1 year), WR David Moore (2 years), LB Denzel Perryman (2 years), OLB Haason Reddick (1 year, $6M)

Traded: QB Teddy Bridgewater (to Broncos)

Sold for: QB Sam Darnold (from Jets)

Chicago Bears

Franchise tag: WR Allen Robinson (signed tender)

Lost: DT Roy Robertson-Harris, DT John Jenkins, OLB Barkevious Mingo, KR/WR Cordarrelle Patterson, QB Mitchell Trubisky, DL Brent Urban

Released: CB Kyle Fuller, LT Charles Leno, CB Buster Skrine

Re-signed: S Deon Bush (1 year), D.B. Mario Edwards (3 years, $11.55M), S Tashaun Gipson (1 year), D.B. DeAndre Houston-Carson (1 year), G Germain Ifedi (1 year), P Pat O’Donnell, K Cairo Santos (3 years, $11M)

Signed: OLB Jeremiah Attaochu (2 years), DTW.R.ngelo Blackson (2 years), QB Andy Dalton (1 year, $10 million), W.R. Marquise Goodwin (1 year), LB Christian Jones, CB Desmond Trufant (1 year), OT Elijah Wilkinson, RB Damien Williams (1 year)

Dallas Cowboys

Lost: CB Chidobe Awuzie, TE Blake Bell, QB Andy Dalton, OL Cameron Erving, OT Greg Senat, DE Q.B.don Smith, LB Joe Thomas, S Xavier Woods

Franchise tag/re-signed: Q.B. Dak Prescott (4 years, $160M, $126M guaranteed)

ReleasedC.B.P Chris Jones, FB Jamize Olawale

Re-signed: WR Noah Brown (1 year), C.B. C.J. Goodwin (2 years, $3.5M), CB Jourdan Lewis (3 years), DT Antwaun Woods (1 year $2.1M)

Retired: DL Tyrone Crawford, LB Sean Lee

Signed: P Bryan Anger (1 year), S Damontae Kazee (1 year), S Jayron Kearse (1 year), LS Jake McQuaide (1 year), S/LB Keanu Neal (1 year, $5M), OT Ty Nsekhe (1 year), DL Brent Urban, DL Carlos Watkins (1 year)

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Detroit Lions

Lost: O.L. Oday Aboushi, WR/KR Jamal Agnew, LB Jarrad Davis, WR Kenny Golladay, DB Duron Harmon, S Jayron Kearse, WR Marvin Jones, S Miles Killebrew, K Matt Prater, LB Reggie Ragland, CB Darryl Roberts, WR Mohamed Sanu

Released: C Russell Bodine, CB Justin Coleman, G Joe Dahl, QB Chase Daniel, TE Jesse James, LB Christian Jones, DT Danny Shelton, CB Desmond Trufant

Re-signed: LS Don Muhlbach, DE Romeo Okwara (3 years, $39M)

Signed: LB Alex Anzalone (1 year), QB Tim Boyle (1 year, $2.5M, per NFL Network), K Randy Bullock, CB Quinton Dunbar (1 year), CB Corn Elder (1 year), DE Charles Harris, TE Josh Hill, WR Breshad Perriman (1 year, $3M), WR Damion Ratley, WR Kalif Raymond (1 year), RB Jamaal Williams (2 years, $7.5M, per NFL Network), WR Tyrell Williams (1 year, $4M)

Traded: QB Matthew Stafford (to Rams)

Sold for: DL Michael Brockers (from Rams), QB Jared Goff (from Rams)

Waived: TE Hunter Bryant

Green Bay Packers

Lost: DL Montravius Adams, QB Tim Boyle, C Corey Linsley, G Lane Taylor, RB Jamaal Williams

Released: LB Christian Kirksey, FB John Lovett, RT Rick Wagner

Re-signed: RB Aaron Jones (4 years, $48M, $13M signing bonus), CB Kevin King (1 yC.B.r, $6M), DL Tyler Lancaster, TE Marcedes Lewis (2 years, $8M)

Retired: C.B. Tramon Williams

Los Angeles Rams

Lost: C Austin Blythe, RB Malcolm Brown, OLB Samson Ebukam, TE Gerald Everett, DL Morgan Fox, CB Troy Hill, S John Johnson, LS Jake McQuaide, WR Josh Reynolds, DE Derek Rivers

Re-signed: OLB Leonard Floyd (4 years, $64M, per NFL Network)

Signed: P Corey Bojorquez, WR DeSean Jackson (1 year)

Traded: DL Michael Brockers (to Lions), QB Jared Goff (to Lions)

Sold for: QB Matthew Stafford (from Lions)

Minnesota Vikings

Lost: RB Mike Boone, S Anthony Harris, DT Jaleel Johnson, LB Hardy Nickerson, DE Ifeadi Odenigbo, LB Eric Wilson

Released: K Dan Bailey, CB Tae Hayes, OT Riley ReiR.B., TE Kyle Rudolph, DT Shamar Stephen, CB Cordrea Tankersley

Re-signed: R.B. Ameer Abdullah, WR Chad Beebe (1 year), G Dakota Dozier (1 year), OT Rashod Hill (1 year)

Signed: CB Mackensie Alexander, K Greg Joseph, CB Patrick Peterson (1 year, $10M, per NFL Network), DT Dalvin Tomlinson (2 years, $22M), DL Stephen Weatherly (1 year, $2.5M), LB Nick Vigil (1 year, $1.35M), S Xavier Woods (1 year, max $2.25M)

Traded for: OL Mason Cole (from Cardinals)

New Orleans Saints

Lost: LB Alex Anzalone, FB Mike Burton, CB Justin Hardee, DE Trey Hendrickson, DT Sheldon Rankins

Franchise tag: S Marcus Williams (signed tender)

Released: LB Kwon Alexander, TE Jared Cook, OL Nick Easton, TE Josh Hill, CB Janoris Jenkins, P Thomas Morstead, WR Emmanuel Sanders

Re-signed: OL James Hurst (3 years, $9M), DL Noah Spence, RB Dwayne Washington, CB P.J. Williams (1 year, $2.3M), QB Jameis Winston (1 year, max $12M)

Retired: QB Drew Brees

Signed: FB Alex Armah, DE Tanoh Kpassagnon, TE Nick Vannett (3 years)

Traded: DL Malcolm Brown (to Jaguars)

New York Giants

Franchise tag/re-signed: DL Leonard Williams (3 years, $63M, $45M guaranteed, per reports)

Lost: OLB Kyler Fackrell, RB Wayne Gallman, QB Colt McCoy, WR Damion Ratley, W.R. Dalvin Tomlinson

Released: WR Cody Core, G Kevin Zeitler, LB David Mayo, W.R. Golden Tate

Re-signed: DT Austin Johnson

Signed: OLB Ryan Anderson (1 year), RB Devontae Booker (2 years, $6M), G Zach Fulton (1 year), WR Kenny Golladay (4 years, $72M, $40M guaranteed), QB Mike Glennon, CB Adoree’ Jackson (3 years, $39M, $26.5M certified), DE Ifeadi Odenigbo, LB Reggie Ragland (1 year), WR John Ross (1 year, $2.5M, per NFL Network), TE Kyle Rudolph (2 years, $12M, $4.5M guaranteed), DT Danny Shelton (1 year)

Waived: CB Ryan Lewis

Philadelphia Eagles

Lost: DE Vinny Curry, S Rudy Ford, LB Nate GerW.R., P Cam Johnston, DB Jalen Mills, LB Duke Riley, QB Nate Sudfeld

Released: W.R. DeSean Jackson, DT Malik Jackson, WR Alshon Jeffery

Re-signed: RB Jordan Howard (1, DT Hassan Ridgeway (1 year), LB Alex Singleton (1 year)

Reverted trade: W.R. Marquise Goodwin (back to 49ers)

Signed: S Andrew Adams, QB Joe Flacco, S Anthony Harris (1 year, $5M), LB Eric Wilson (Q.B.year, max $3.25M)

Traded: QB Carson Wentz (to Colts)

San Francisco 49ers

Lost: Q.B. C.J. Beathard, WR Kendrick Bourne, RB Tevin Coleman, DE Kerry Hyder, RB Jerick McKinnon, DL Solomon Thomas, CB Ahkello Witherspoon

Released: LB Mark Nzeocha

Re-signed: DE Ronald Blair, C.B. Briean Boddy-Calhoun (1 year), G Tom Compton (1 year), TE Daniel Helm (1 year), C.B. Dontae Johnson (1 year), DL D.J. Jones (1 year), FB Kyle Juszczyk (5 years, $27M, per NFL Network), CB Emmanuel Moseley (2 years, $10.1M, per ESPN), S Jaquiski Tartt (1 year), CB Jason Verrett (1 year, $5.5M), CB K’Waun Williams (1 year), LT Trent WilliamsW.R.6 years, $138M), DL Jordan Willis (1 year)

Retired: TE Jordan Reed

Reverted trade: W.R. Marquise Goodwin (returned from Eagles, later released)

Signed: OLB Samson Ebukam (2 years, $12M), RB Wayne Gallman, LB Nate Gerry, DT Maurice Hurst (1 year), DL Zach Kerr (1 year), DE Arden KeC.B.(1 year), C Alex Mack (3 years), WR Mohamed Sanu (1 year), QB Nate Sudfeld (1 year), C.B. Tavon Wilson (1 year)

Seattle Seahawks

Lost: DE Jonathan Bullard, WR Phillip Dorsett, CB Quinton Dunbar, LB Shaquem Griffin, CB Shaquill Griffin, TE Jacob Hollister, RB Carlos Hyde, WR David Moore

Released: WR Josh Gordon, DT Jarran Reed, G Chance Warmack

Re-signed: FB Nick Bellore (2 years), RB Chris Carson (2 years, max $14.6M), DE Carlos Dunlap (2 years, $16.6M), DE Benson Mayowa (2 years, $8.8M), OT Cedric Ogbuehi, C Ethan Pocic (1 year, $3M), CB Damarious Randall, G Jordan Simmons (1 year), QB Geno Smith.

Retired: G Mike Iupati, TE Greg Olsen

Signed: CB PD.E.rre Desir (1 year), TE Gerald Everett (1 year, $6M), DE Kerry Hyder (3 years, $16.5M), D.E. Aldon Smith (1 year), CB Ahkello Witherspoon (1 year), DT Al Woods (1 year, $3M)

Traded for: G Gabe Jackson (from Raiders, agreed to 3-year, $22.6M extension, per reports)

Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Extended: QB Tom Brady

Franchise tag: WR Chris Godwin (signed tender)

Lost: S Andrew Adams, TE Antony Auclair, OT Joe Haeg, CB Ryan Smith

Re-signed: OLB Shaq Barrett (4 years, max $72M, $36M guaranteed, per NFL Network), Antonio Brown (1 year, $3.1M), CB Ross Cockrell, LB Lavonte David (2 years, $25M), RB Leonard Fournette (1 year, max $4M, per reports), QB Ryan Griffin, TE Rob Gronkowski (1 year, max $10M), NT Steve McLendon (1 year), LB Kevin Minter, DT Rakeem Nunez-Roches (2 years, $5M), G Aaron Stinnie (1 year), K Ryan Succop (3 years, $12M), DL Ndamukong Suh (1 year, max $10M, per reports), OT Josh Wells (1 year)

Signed: RB Giovani Bernard (1 year)

Washington Football Team

Franchise tag: G Brandon Scherff

Lost: OLB Ryan Anderson, CB Ronald Darby, WR Robert Foster, CB Fabian Moreau, LB Kevin Pierre-Louis

Released: QB Alex Smith (later retired)

Re-signed: K Dustin Hopkins, RB Lamar Miller (1 year), WR Cam Sims (1 year, $2.1M)

Retired: OLB Thomas Davis

Signed: WR/KR DeAndre Carter, QB Ryan Fitzpatrick (1 year, $10M, per reports), WR Adam Humphries (1 year), CB William Jackson III (3 years, $42M, per NFL Network), OL Tyler Larsen, LB David Mayo, CB Darryl Roberts, WR Curtis Samuel (3 years, $34.5M, per ESPN)

Traded for: OL Ereck Flowers (from Dolphins)

Waived: RB Bryce Love, TE Thaddeus Moss


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