NFL Franchise Tags

   

FRANCHISE TAG (OFFICIAL)

BALTIMORE RAVENS – RAY RICE (RB)

  • WORKHORSE, EXPLOSIVE PLAYMAKER, RUNS BETWEEN TACKLES
  • HAS THE SPEED TO GET TO THE EDGE AND BREAK LONG RUNS
  • GREAT RECEIVER, MAKES YOU MISS, GETS Y.A.C.
  • VERY HUMBLE, PLAYED CONTRACT SEASON W/O DISPUTE
  • FUTURE DURABILITY IN QUESTION, ESPECIALLY AT HIS SIZE

CHICAGO BEARS – MATT FORTE (RB)

  • LOYAL, TEAM PLAYER, GOOD CHARACTER GUY
  • OFFENSE LEANS ON HIM, BIGGER BACK THAT CAN DO IT ALL
  • COMING OFF KNEE INJURY
   

PHILADELPHIA EAGLES – DESEAN JACKSON (WR)

  • $9.5 MILLION IS A GOOD THING, HE MADE IT
  • EXPLOSIVE, MADE 2 PRO BOWLS AT 2 POSITIONS (WR/PR)
  • DURABILITY QUESTIONS
  • INDECISION ON HIS VALUE, TOUGH TO COMPARE

WASHINGTON REDSKINS – FRED DAVIS (TE)

  • PLAYED WELL IN LIMITED PLAYING TIME
  • GOOD RECEIVIGN TIGHT END, OTHER TEAMS WERE INTERESTED
  • HAS NOT STARTED A FULL SEASON
  • SUSPENDED FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE

ARIZONA CARDINALS – CALAIS CAMPBELL (DE)

  • VERY ATHLETIC AT 6’8, 25-YEARS-OLD
  • 72 TACKLES, 10 PASS BREAKUPS, 8 SACKS, 2 FORCED FUMBLES
  • PERHAPS A BETTER FIT IN A 4-3 SCHEME (JULIUS PEPPERS)

OTHER FRANCHISE TAG PLAYERS

ATLANTA FALCONS – BRENT GRIMES (CB)

OAKLAND RAIDERS – TYVON BRANCH (S)

SAN FRANCISCO 49ERS – DASHON GOLDSON (S)

   

CLEVELAND BROWNS – PHIL DAWSON (K)

CINCINNATI BENGALS – MIKE NUGENT (K)

   

TOP RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS (CAN BE HAD FOR A 1ST ROUND PICK)

HOUSTON TEXANS – ARIAN FOSTER (RB)

PITTSBURGH STEELERS – MIKE WALLACE (WR)

BALTIMORE RAVENS – LADARIUS WEBB (CB)