|Saints coach Sean Payton says the team eyed safety Jairus Byrd early in its free agent process with the prospect of Byrd opening up once Buffalo didn't franchise tag him.|
nola.com on March 27, 2014
|Redskins sign LB Orakpo to franchise tag tender|
CBS Sports on March 26, 2014
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|Carolina Panthers TE Greg Olsen sits down with CineSport's Noah Coslov to discuss Saints TE Jimmy Graham's case over the team's franchise tag use as Graham thinks he should be paid as a WR.|
Source: CineSport - on March 5, 2014
|Deadline to file grievance over franchise tag designation is April 22|
nola.com on March 25, 2014
|As the 2014 NFL Draft negotiations proceed and career decisions are made, discussions with financial planners and insurance experts should be included. Now is the time for players to protect their..|
PRWeb on March 18, 2014
|If Suh does not get a deal done before next February and opts to become a free agent, the Lions could use the franchise tag, at nearly $27 million, to keep him off the market. (The Lions also would..|
Freep on March 13, 2014
|The New Orleans Saints reached agreement with former Buffalo Bills safety Jairus Byrd on a six-year, $54 million deal that includes $28 million guaranteed, sources told ESPN's Josina Anderson and ESPN..|
ABCNews.com on March 12, 2014
|NEW YORK (AP) The New York Jets have re-signed kicker Nick Folk to a multiyear contract, less than two weeks after placing the franchise tag on him.|
FOX Sports on March 11, 2014Also reported by •Miami Herald •Epoch Times
|The Dallas Cowboys have cut pass rusher DeMarcus Ware, according to widespread reports.
The move is designed to save cap room. Cutting Ware clears $7 million off of Dallas' cap figure, which gives..|
Business Insider on March 11, 2014
|Show me the money!
That's the rallying cry of NFL free agents. But the cruelties of the open market mean that many Rod Tidwells shouting "Show me the money!" instead get shown the door. NFL free..|
Breitbart on March 11, 2014
|The NFL free-agent frenzy technically begins at 4 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, but the action has been ramping up, with some of the biggest names never even making it to market.
The Seattle Seahawks..|
Washington Post on March 11, 2014