AFC free-agent moves, by team

Posted Aug. 01, 2012 @ 11:14 a.m.
Posted By PFW staff

Updated Aug. 1, 2012 @ 11:15 a.m. ET

Note: UFA means unrestricted free agent; RFA means restricted free agent; ERFA means exclusive-rights free agent; FFA means franchised free agent. Any RFA or ERFA who was not tendered by his team became an unrestricted free agent as of March 13.

AFC EAST

Buffalo Bills

UFA: S Jon Corto, OLB Andra Davis, PK Dave Rayner, ILB Reggie Torbor.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Eagles UFA QB Vince Young, May 11 (one year, $2 million); Ex-Patriots WR Dorin Dickerson, May 14; Ex-Patriots UFA DE Mark Anderson, March 21 (four years, $27 million, $8 million guaranteed); Ex-Texans UFA DE Mario Williams, March 15 (six years, $96 million, $50 million guaranteed).

Key departures: UFA CB Reggie Corner, June 20 (to Jaguars); Cut CB Drayton Florence, May 4; UFA OT Demetress Bell, April 4 (to Eagles); UFA WR Roscoe Parrish, April 3 (to Chargers).

Key re-signings: RFA OG Chad Rinehart, April 23 (signed one-year tender); RFA OG Kraig Urbik, April 23 (signed one-year tender); UFA RB Tashard Choice, March 24; UFA S Bryan Scott, March 21; UFA WR Derek Hagan, March 19; UFA MLB Kirk Morrison, March 9 (two years); TE Scott Chandler, March 8 (two years); WR Ruvell Martin, March 7; WR Stevie Johnson, March 5 (five years, $36.25 million).

EFRAs/RFAs with no qualifying offer or minimum tender: RB Bruce Hall.

Miami Dolphins

UFA: DE Ikaika Alama-Francis, OG Vernon Carey, QB J.P. Losman.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Browns OG Eric Steinbach, July 26; Ex-Colts FB Ryan Mahaffey, June 12; Ex-Patriots UFA Chad Ochocinco, June 11 (one year); Ex-Panthers UFA WR Legedu Naanee, April 18; Ex-Patriots UFA OLB Gary Guyton, April 13 (one year); Ex-Vikings UFA S Tyrell Johnson, April 5; Ex-Jaguars UFA QB David Garrard, March 19; Ex-Browns UFA OT Artis Hicks, March 16; Ex-Jets non-tendered RFA LB Jamaal Westerman, March 15 (one year); Ex-Cardinals UFA DB Richard Marshall, March 14 (three years, $16 million, $6 million guaranteed).

Key departures: UFA OT Marc Colombo, April 24 (to Cowboys); Cut DE Phillip Merling, April 23; UFA ILB Marvin Mitchell, April 10 (to Vikings); RFA RB Lex Hilliard, March 21 (to Vikings); UFA CB Will Allen, March 21 (to Patriots); Cut S Yeremiah Bell, March 20; UFA DE Kendall Langford, March 17 (to Rams); UFA QB Chad Henne, March 14 (to Jaguars); Traded WR Brandon Marshall (to Bears), March 13 (Dolphins get 2012 third-round pick and 2013 third-round pick).

Key re-signings: RFA DE Phillip Merling, April 10 (one year, $1.26 million); RFA OT Lydon Murtha, April 10 (one year, $1.26 million); ERFA OLB Austin Spitler, April 5; ERFA DE Ryan Baker, March 20 (one year); EFRA TE Jeron Mastrud, March 16; UFA RB Steve Slaton, March 15 (one year); UFA DT Paul Soliai, March 14 (two years, $12 million, $6 million guaranteed).

EFRAs/RFAs with no qualifying offer or minimum tender: None.

New England Patriots

UFA: DE Andre Carter, DE Shaun Ellis, RB Kevin Faulk, CB Nathan Jones.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Texans UFA DT Tim Bulman, July 25; Ex-Vikings UFA TE Visanthe Shiancoe, July 24; Ex-Giants TE Jake Ballard, June 12; Ex-Bengals UFA Bo Scaife, June 7; Ex-Colts UFA C-OG Jamey Richard, May 29; Ex-Colts RB Joseph Addai, May 5; Ex-Redskins WR Jabar Gaffney, May 2 (two years); Ex-Lions UFA LB Bobby Carpenter, April 5; Ex-Broncos UFA FB Spencer Larsen, March 30; Ex-Cowboys RFA FB Tony Fiammetta, March 30; Ex-Dolphins UFA CB Will Allen, March 21; Ex-Jets CB Marquice Cole, March 19; Ex-Seahawks OG Robert Gallery, March 19; Ex-Redskins UFA WR Donté Stallworth, March 19 (one year); Ex-Broncos UFA TE Daniel Fells, March 19 (three years); Ex-Rams UFA WR Brandon Lloyd, March 17 (three years, $12 million); Ex-Raiders UFA DE Trevor Scott, March 17; Ex-Colts UFA WR Anthony Gonzalez, March 17; Ex-Chargers UFA S Steve Gregory, March 15 (three years); Ex-Bengals UFA DE Jonathan Fanene, March 14 (three years).

Key departures: Cut TE Bo Scaife, June 19; Cut WR Chad Ochocinco, June 7; Cut WR Anthony Gonzalez, May 29; OLT Matt Light, April 24 (placed on reserve/retired list); UFA OLB Gary Guyton, April 13 (to Dolphins); UFA CB Antwaun Molden, April 12 (to Giants); UFA RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis, March 21 (to Bengals); UFA DE Mark Anderson, March 21 (to Bills).

Key re-signings: ERFA DT Kyle Love, July 23; UFA S James Ihedigbo, June 22; FFA WR Wes Welker, May 15 (one year, $9.5 million); UFA DE Gerard Warren, April 30 (one year); UFA C Dan Koppen, April 13 (two years, $6 million); RFA QB Brian Hoyer, March 23 (one year, $1.92 million); UFA WR Deion Branch, March 22; UFA C Dan Connolly, March 16; UFA WR Matthew Slater, March 15 (three years); UFA OLB Tracy White, March 14 (one year, $990,000); ILB Niko Koutouvides, March 13 (one year).

EFRAs/RFAs with no qualifying offer or minimum tender: S Bret Lockett.

New York Jets

UFA: QB Mark Brunell, WR Plaxico Burress, S Jim Leonhard, CB Donald Strickland.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Traded for ex-Panthers OT Jeff Otah, July 23 (Jets give up undisclosed draft choice); Ex-Raiders UFA OT Stephon Heyer, May 29; Ex-Saints OT Ray Willis, May 29; FB Fui Vakapuna, May 23; Ex-Dolphins S Yeremiah Bell, May 18 (one year, $1.4 million); Ex-Rams PK Josh Brown, May 1; TE Hayden Smith, April 9 (from Australia); Traded for ex-Broncos QB Tim Tebow, March 21 (Broncos get 2012 fourth- and sixth-round picks; Jets also get 2012 seventh-round pick); Ex-Redskins UFA S LaRon Landry, March 19 (one year, $4 million); Ex-Raiders UFA WR Chaz Schilens, March 16 (one year); Ex-Lions UFA QB Drew Stanton, March 16 (one year, $1.25 million).

Key departures: UFA QB Kevin O'Connell, July 30 (to Chargers); Cut OT Ray Willis, June 28; UFA RB LaDainian Tomlinson, June 18 (to Chargers, where he retired); Cut OG Trevor Canfield, May 3; Cut DE Ropati Pitoitua, May 1; UFA OL Robert Turner, March 31 (to Rams); RFA TE Matthew Mulligan, March 26 (to Rams); Traded QB Drew Stanton to Colts, March 23 (Jets get undisclosed draft choice); Non-tendered RFA LB Jamaal Westerman, March 15 (to Dolphins); UFA S Brodney Pool, March 15 (to Cowboys); Non-tendered RFA CB Marquice Cole, March 19 (to Patriots).

Key re-signings: Restructured contract of DE Mike DeVito, May 8 (lowered base salary for final year of deal); RFA DE Aaron Maybin, April 16 (one-year tender, $1.26 million); UFA PK Nick Folk, March 14; UFA OLB Bryan Thomas, March 13 (one year); NT Sione Pouha, March 12 (three years, $15 million); QB Mark Sanchez to three-year extension, March 9 (three-year extension through 2016, $40.5 million).

 

AFC NORTH

Baltimore Ravens

UFA: OG Andre Gurode, FB Kris Wilson.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Rams UFA TE Billy Bajema, Aug. 1; Ex-Raiders LB Ricky Brown, July 25; Ex-Raiders LB Darryl Blackstock, July 25; Ex-Rams OL Tony Wragge, June 12; Ex-Bengals UFA OG Bobbie Williams, June 8 (two years); Ex-Texans WR-PR Jacoby Jones, May 8 (two years, $7 million); Ex-Broncos DE Ryan McBean, May 7; NT Ma'ake Kemoeatu, May 2; Ex-Colts QB Curtis Painter, April 19 (one year); Ex-Bears UFA CB Corey Graham, March 23 (two years); Ex-Cardinals S Sean Considine, March 23 (one year).

Key departures: UFA LB Edgar Jones, July 30 (to Chiefs); UFA PK Shayne Graham, May 8 (to Texans); UFA DT Brandon McKinney, April 4 (to Colts); UFA S Tom Zbikowski, March 16 (to Colts); UFA S Haruki Nakamura, March 16 (to Panthers); UFA OG Ben Grubbs, March 15 (to Saints); UFA OLB Jarret Johnson, March 14 (to Chargers); UFA DL Cory Redding, March 14 (to Colts); Cut CB Domonique Foxworth, March 5 (failed physical); Cut WR Lee Evans, March 2; Placed RB Ricky Williams on reserved/retired list, March 2; Cut CB Chris Carr, March 1.

Key re-signings: RB Ray Rice, July 16 (five years, $40 million with $25 million in the first two years and $17 million in Year One); Contract extension for SS Bernard Pollard, May 8 (three years, through 2015); RFA CB Cary Williams, May 7 (one-year, $1.927 million tender); RFA ILB Dannell Ellerbe, April 17; ERFA LS Morgan Cox, April 16; ERFA CB Danny Gorrer, April 16; ERFA DE Sergio Kindle, April 16; ERFA OG Justin Boren, April 16; ERFA LB Josh Byrnes, April 16; UFA CB Lardarius Webb, April 5 (six years, $50 million, with $10 million signing bonus, $20 million guaranteed); UFA ILB Jameel McClain, March 23 (three years); UFA ILB Brendon Ayanbadejo, March 23 (three years); ERFA DE Albert McClellan, March 23; UFA C Matt Birk, March 16 (three years), RFA OLB Chavis Williams, March 15.

EFRAs/RFAs with no qualifying offer or minimum tender: RB Matt Lawrence.

Cincinnati Bengals

UFA: RB Cedric Benson, CB Kelly Jennings, S Gibril Wilson.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Cowboys CB Terence Newman, April 11 (one year); Ex-Rams UFA OG Jacob Bell, April 6 (one year — Bell subsequently announced his retirement May 8); Ex-Colts UFA DE Jamaal Anderson, March 23; Ex-Broncos UFA DE Derrick Harvey, March 23; Ex-Patriots UFA RB BenJarvus Green-Ellis, March 21 (three years, $9 million); Ex-Texans UFA CB Jason Allen, March 19; Ex-Panthers OG Travelle Wharton, March 17.

Key departures: UFA OLB Brandon Johnson, June 13 (to Steelers); UFA OG Bobbie Williams, June 8 (to Ravens); UFA TE Bo Scaife, June 7 (to Patriots); UFA WR Jerome Simpson, April 24 (to Vikings); Cut CB Rico Murray, April 12; Traded LB Keith Rivers (to Giants), April 12 (Bengals get 2012 fifth-round pick); Released S Chris Crocker, April 6; UFA WR Andre Caldwell, March 21 (to Broncos); UFA OG Mike McGlynn, March 19 (to Colts); UFA OG Nate Livings, March 16 (to Cowboys); UFA DE Frostee Rucker, March 14 (to Browns); UFA DE Jonathan Fanene, March 14 (to Patriots).

Key re-signings: FFA PK Mike Nugent, April 25 (one year, $2.654 million); RFA LS Clark Harris, April 16; ERFA S Jeromy Miles, April 16; RFA OLB Dan Skuta, April 13; UFA TE Donald Lee, April 13; UFA OT Dennis Roland, April 11; UFA OLB Manny Lawson, March 28; UFA DT Pat Sims, March 23; UFA OT Anthony Collins, March 23; UFA CB Adam Jones, March 23; UFA S Reggie Nelson, March 18; RB Cedric Peerman, March 12; FB Chris Pressley, March 12; DT Nick Hayden, March 12; OLB Vincent Rey, March 12.

EFRAs/RFAs with no qualifying offer or minimum tender: None.

Cleveland Browns

UFA: P Brad Maynard.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Eagles DE Juqua Parker, March 15 (one year, $3 million); Ex-Bengals UFA DE Frostee Rucker, March 14 (five years, $21 million, more than $8 million guaranteed).

Key departures: UFA OT Steve Vallos, March 19 (to Eagles); Cut DE Jayme Mitchell, March 16; UFA OT Artis Hicks, March 16 (to Miami); UFA S Mike Adams, March 15 (to Broncos); UFA RB Peyton Hillis, March 14 (to Chiefs); Cut OG Eric Steinbach, March 14; Cut OT Tony Pashos, March 13; Cut P Richmond McGee, March 13.

Key re-signings: ERFA WR Jordan Norwood, April 16 (one year); FFA PK Phil Dawson, March 19 (one-year, $3.8 mllion); UFA OT Oniel Cousins, March 15; ERFA DT Brian Schaefering, March 15; UFA CB Dimitri Patterson, March 15 (three years, $16 million, $6 million guaranteed); UFA TE Alex Smith, March 13; OG John Greco, March 13; ILB D'Qwell Jackson, Feb. 27 (five years, $42.5 million, $19 million guaranteed).

EFRAs/RFAs with no qualifying offer or minimum tender: ILB Titus Brown.

Pittsburgh Steelers

UFA: WR Arnaz Battle, QB Dennis Dixon, DT Chris Hoke (retired), CB Bryant McFadden, P Daniel Sepulveda.

RFA: WR Mike Wallace.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Bengals OLB Brandon Johnson, June 13; Ex-Vikings LS Matt Katula, June 12; Ex-Chiefs UFA TE Leonard Pope, April 10.

Key departures: Cut OT Jonathan Scott, July 19; UFA RB Mewelde Moore, June 19 (to Colts); UFA CB William Gay, March 25 (to Cardinals); RFA OT Jamon Meredith, March 22 (to Buccaneers); WR Hines Ward retired, March 20; Cut ILB James Farrior, March 2; Cut OG Chris Kemoeatu, March 1; Cut DE Aaron Smith, March 1.

Key re-signings: WR Antonio Brown, July 27 (five-year extension, $42.5 million); UFA OT Max Starks, July 17 (one year); UFA QB Byron Leftwich, April 26 (one year); RFA CB Keenan Lewis, April 16 (one year, $1.26 million); RFA S Ryan Mundy, April 16 (one year, $1.26 million); UFA QB Charlie Batch, April 16 (one year); ERFA P Jeremy Kapinos, April 16; ERFA DT Steve McLendon, April 16; ERFA RB Isaac Redman, April 16; RFA OG Doug Legursky, April 12 (one year); RFA TE David Johnson, April 11 (one year, $1.26 million); UFA OG Trai Essex, April 12; UFA WR Jerricho Cotchery, April 11 (two years); RFA OG Ramon Foster, April 5 (one year).

AFC SOUTH

Houston Texans

UFA: S Dominique Barber, QB Jake Delhomme, QB Jeff Garcia, P Matt Turk, RB Derrick Ward (retired).

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Redskins UFA LB Keyaron Fox, July 27; Ex-49ers FB Moran Norris, June 15; Ex-Seahawks UFA RB Justin Forsett, June 4; Ex-Cowboys UFA S Alan Ball, June 4; Ex-Redskins QB John Beck, May 11; Ex-Ravens UFA PK Shayne Graham, May 8; Ex-Cowboys UFA ILB Bradie James, April 12; Ex-Rams UFA P Donnie Jones, March 29 (two years).

Key departures: UFA DT Tim Bulman, July 25 (to Patriots); Cut WR Jacoby Jones, May 1; UFA PK Neil Rackers, April 24 (to Redskins); UFA TE Joel Dreessen, March 23 (to Broncos); Traded ILB DeMeco Ryans (to Eagles), March 20 (Texans get 2012 fourth-round pick and swap third-round picks with Eagles); UFA CB Jason Allen, March 19 (to Bengals); UFA OG Mike Brisiel, March 16 (to Raiders); UFA OLB Mario Williams, March 15 (to Bills); Cut QB Matt Leinart, March 13; Cut FB Lawrence Vickers, March 13; Cut OT Eric Winston, March 13.

Key re-signings: UFA OG Kasey Studdard, July 28; UFA WR Bryant Johnson, July 26; UFA ILB Tim Dobbins, April 12; Non-tendered RFA S Quintin Demps, April 5; UFA C Chris Myers, March 16 (four years, $25 million, $14 million guaranteed); RB Arian Foster, March 5 (five years, $43.5 million, $20.75 million guaranteed); LS Jon Weeks (four years, $2.9 million).

EFRAs/RFAs with no qualifying offer or minimum tender: None.

Indianapolis Colts

UFA: OLB Kevin Bentley, DE Tyler Brayton, QB Kerry Collins (retired), OG Ryan Diem (retired), DT Eric Foster, OLB Ernie Sims.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Steelers UFA RB Mewelde Moore, June 19; Ex-Rams CB Justin King, June 8; Ex-Cardinals CB Korey Lindsey, May 31; Ex-Saints OT George Foster, May 29; Traded for Broncos CB Cassius Vaughn, May 23 (Broncos get FB Chris Gronkowski); Ex-Eagles OT Zane Taylor, May 19; Ex-Jaguars RB Deji Karim, April 30; Ex-Ravens UFA DT Brandon McKinney, April 4; Ex-Titans UFA WR Donnie Avery, March 23 (one year); Traded for Jets QB Drew Stanton, March 23 (Jets get undisclosed draft choice); Ex-Raiders UFA C Samson Satele, March 21; Ex-Bengals UFA OG Mike McGlynn, March 19; Ex-Ravens UFA S Tom Zbikowski, March 16 (three years); Ex-Ravens UFA DL Cory Redding, March 14 (three years, $10.5 million); Acquired OT Winston Justice and Eagles 2012 sixth-round pick via trade for 2012 sixth-round pick, March 14.

Key departures: Cut FB Ryan Mahaffey, May 29; UFA C Jamey Richard, May 29 (to Patriots); Cut TE Brody Eldridge, May 17; Cut WR Blair White, April 13; Non-tendered RFA S Stevie Brown, April 2 (to Giants); UFA OLB Philip Wheeler, March 30 (to Raiders); UFA OT Quinn Ojinnaka, March 26 (to Rams); UFA DE Jamaal Anderson, March 23 (to Bengals); UFA TE Jacob Tamme, March 23 (to Broncos); UFA C Jeff Saturday, March 23 (to Packers); UFA OG Mike Pollak, March 22 (to Panthers); UFA FB Jerome Felton, March 21 (to Vikings); Non-tendered RFA CB Jacob Lacey, March 20 (to Lions); UFA WR Anthony Gonzalez, March 17 (to Patriots); UFA QB Dan Orlovsky, March 15 (to Buccaneers); UFA WR Pierre Garcon, March 13 (to Redskins); Cut RB Joseph Addai, LB Gary Brackett, S Melvin Bullitt, TE Dallas Clark and QB Curtis Painter, March 9. Cut QB Peyton Manning, March 7.

Key re-signings: UFA WR Reggie Wayne, March 13 (three years, $17.5 million maximum); DE Robert Mathis, March 5 (four years, $36 million).

EFRAs/RFAs with no qualifying offer or minimum tender: TE Anthony Hill.

Jacksonville Jaguars

UFA: S C.C. Brown, OLB Matt Roth.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Saints UFA CB Leigh Torrence, July 31; Ex-Bears QB Nathan Enderle, June 21; Ex-Patriots DE Marcus Stroud, June 21 (retired); Ex-Bills UFA CB Reggie Corner, June 20; Ex-Bills ERFA PK Brandon Coutu, May 14; Ex-Ravens WR Lee Evans, April 15 (one year); Ex-Giants UFA CB Aaron Ross, March 20 (three years, up to $15.5 million); Ex-Dolphins UFA QB Chad Henne, March 14 (two years); Ex-Cowboys UFA WR Laurent Robinson, March 14 (five years, $32.5 million).

Key departures: UFA CB David Jones, July 24 (to Redskins); Cut PK Brandon Coutu, July 17; UFA QB Luke McCown, June 7 (to Saints); Cut DE Aaron Kampman, June 7; Cut WR Jarett Dillard, May 7; Cut QB Dan LeFevour, May 7; Cut S Akwasi Owusu-Ansah, May 7; Cut CB Drew Coleman, May 3; Cut P Nick Harris, April 29; Cut RB Deji Karim, LB JoJo Dickson, LB Stephen Franklin, LB Jammie Kirlew, DB Trumaine McBride and PK Sam Swank, April 27; non-tendered RFA DT Leger Douzable, April 4 (to Titans); Cut WR Kassim Osgood, March 13.

Key re-signings: PK Josh Scobee, July 16 (four years, $3.45 million per year with $4.75 million guaranteed); RFA CB William Middleton, April 10 (one year, $1.26 million); RFA S Courtney Greene, April 2 (one year); ERFA RB Brock Bolen, April 2 (one year); ERFA TE Zach Potter, April 2 (one year); UFA DT C.J. Mosley, March 15 (three years, $7.5 million); UFA DE Jeremy Mincey, March 13 (four years, up to $27.2 million, $9 million guaranteed); UFA S Dwight Lowery, March 13 (four years); RFA LB Russell Allen, March 13 (three years, up to $9 million, $2.6 million guaranteed); P Nick Harris, March 13; RFA OT Williams Robinson, March 9 (two years); OT Guy Whimper, March 9; CB Rashean Mathis, March 7 (one year, $5 million with incentives).

EFRAs/RFAs with no qualifying offer or minimum tender: TE Martin Rucker.

Tennessee Titans

UFA: LS Kenneth Amato, FB Ahmard Hall, OG Jake Scott, S Anthony Smith.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: UFA S Aaron Francisco, July 24; Ex-Eagles OG Kyle DeVan, June 3; Ex-Colts LB Zac Diles, May 1; Ex-Jaguars non-tendered DT Leger Douzable, April 4; Ex-Raiders DE-OLB Kamerion Wimbley, March 20; Ex-Vikings OG Steve Hutchinson, March 15 (three years).

Key departures: UFA S Chris Hope, June 29 (to Falcons); Cut TE Daniel Graham, June 12; Cut OG Duke Robinson, April 19; UFA ILB Barrett Ruud, April 6 (to Seahawks); UFA DE William Hayes, April 6 (to Rams); UFA WR Donnie Avery, March 23 (to Colts); UFA DE Jason Jones, March 17 (to Seahawks); UFA CB Cortland Finnegan, March 13 (to Rams).

Key re-signings: FFA S Michael Griffin, June 19 (five years); UFA DE Dave Ball, April 12 (one year, $1.2 million); UFA ILB Tim Shaw, April 2 (three years); S Jordan Babineaux, March 13 (two years, up to $5 million); OLB Patrick Bailey, March 13; DT Malcolm Sheppard, March 13; C Fernando Velasco, March 13.

 

AFC WEST

Denver Broncos

UFA: S Brian Dawkins (retired), LB Brian Iwuh (retired); DT Marcus Thomas.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Traded for Colts FB Chris Gronkowski, May 23 (Colts get CB Cassius Vaughn); Ex-Bills CB Drayton Florence, May 11; Ex-Giants UFA WR Brandon Stokley, April 16 (one year); Ex-Rams DT Justin Bannan, April 11; Ex-Bears UFA QB Caleb Hanie, March 24 (two years); Ex-Colts TE Jacob Tamme, March 23 (three years, $9 million); Ex-Texans UFA TE Joel Dreessen, March 23 (three years); Ex-Saints UFA CB Tracy Porter, March 22 (one year); Ex-Bengals UFA WR Andre Caldwell, March 21 (two years); Ex-Colts QB Peyton Manning, March 19 (five years, $96 million, $18 million guaranteed); Ex-Browns UFA S Mike Adams, March 15 (two years).

Key departures: UFA OG Russ Hochstein, July 26 (to Cardinals); UFA OLB Mario Haggan, May 15 (to Rams); Cut DE Jeremy Jarmon, May 11; DE Ryan McBean, May 7 (to Ravens); Cut CB André Goodman, April 13; UFA CB Jonathan Wilhite, April 5 (to Bears); UFA FB Spencer Larsen, March 30 (to Patriots); UFA DE Derrick Harvey, March 23 (to Bengals); Traded QB Tim Tebow (to Jets), March 21 (Broncos get 2012 fourth- and sixth-round picks; Jets also get 2012 seventh-round pick); UFA DT Brodrick Bunkley, March 21 (to Saints); UFA TE Dante Rosario, March 19 (to Chargers); UFA TE Daniel Fells, March 19 (to Patriots); UFA QB Brady Quinn, March 17 (to Chiefs); UFA WR Eddie Royal, March 15 (to Chargers).

Key re-signings: FFA PK Matt Prater, July 2 (four years); RFA WR Matt Willis, April 16; ERFA P Britton Colquitt, April 3; ERFA OT Chris Clark, April 2; UFA DE Jason Hunter, March 29; UFA OLB Wesley Woodyard, March 22; UFA OG Manuel Ramirez, March 20; ERFA RB Lance Ball, March 20; UFA ILB Joe Mays, March 18 (three years).

Kansas City Chiefs

UFA: TE Anthony Becht, WR Dwayne Bowe (franchised), DT Kelly Gregg, RB Thomas Jones, S Jon McGraw, OT Ryan O'Callaghan, S Sabby Piscitelli, WR Jerheme Urban, C Casey Wiegmann.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Saints OT Ray Willis, July 31; Ex-Ravens LB Edgar Jones, July 30; Ex-Giants UFA OT Tony Ugoh, July 26; Ex-Cowboys UFA S Abram Elam, June 3; Ex-Jets DE Ropati Pitoitua, May 8; Ex-Broncos UFA QB Brady Quinn, March 17; Ex-Texans OT Eric Winston, March 17 (four years, $22 million); Ex-Raiders TE Kevin Boss, March 15 (three years, $9 million); Ex-Browns UFA RB Peyton Hillis, March 14 (one year, $3 million, $2 million guaranteed); CB Jacques Reeves, Feb. 24; Ex-Raiders CB Stanford Routt, Feb. 21 (three years, $19.6 million); Ex-Broncos S Kyle McCarthy, Feb. 16.

Key departures: UFA RB Jackie Battle, July 20 (to Chargers); UFA DE Wallace Gilberry, June 4 (to Buccaneers); UFA OT Barry Richardson, May 15 (to Rams); UFA TE Leonard Pope, April 10 (to Steelers); UFA FB Le'Ron McClain, March 14 (to Chargers); UFA CB Brandon Carr, March 14 (to Cowboys); UFA QB Kyle Orton, March 14 (to Cowboys); cut LB Demorrio Williams, March 6.

Key re-signings: UFA CB Travis Daniels, April 4; RFA ILB Jovan Belcher, March 22 (one year, $1.927 million); DT Amon Gordon, March 12 (two years), RFA TE Jake O'Connell, Feb. 9.

EFRAs/RFAs with no qualifying offer or minimum tender: S Reshard Langford; QB Tyler Palko.

Oakland Raiders

UFA: WR T.J. Houshmandzadeh, OLB Jarvis Moss, CB Lito Sheppard.

RFA: None.

ERFA: None.

Key arrivals: Ex-Saints TE Tory Humphrey, June 12; Ex-Eagles UFA FB Owen Schmitt, May 15 (one year); Ex-Texans QB Matt Leinart, May 1; Ex-Giants UFA DE Dave Tollefson, April 6 (two years); Ex-Colts UFA OLB Philip Wheeler, March 30 (one year); Traded for ex-Panthers RB Mike Goodson, March 30 (Panthers get OT Bruce Campbell); Ex-Packers UFA CB Pat Lee, March 21 (one year); Ex-49ers UFA CB Shawntae Spencer, March 19; Ex-Texans UFA OG Mike Brisiel, March 16 (five years, $20 million); Ex-Rams CB Ron Bartell, March 16 (one year, up to $3 million).

Key departures: UFA QB Kyle Boller, July 27 (to Chargers); UFA ILB Darryl Blackstock, July 25 (to Ravens); Traded WR Louis Murphy to Panthers, July 23 (Raiders get undisclosed conditional draft pick); UFA OT Stephon Heyer, May 29 (to Jets); UFA OLB Quentin Groves, May 24 (to Cardinals); UFA RB Michael Bush, March 22 (to Bears); UFA C Samson Satele, March 21 (to Colts); UFA DE Trevor Scott, March 17 (to Patriots); UFA WR Chaz Schilens, March 16 (to Jets); Cut OLB Kamerion Wimbley, March 16; UFA RB Rock Cartwright, March 16 (to 49ers); Cut DT John Henderson, March 14; Cut OG Cooper Carlisle, March 14; UFA QB Jason Campbell, March 13 (to Bears); Cut TE Kevin Boss, March 13; Cut CB Stanford Routt, Feb. 10.

Key re-signings: UFA LB Darryl Blackstock, July 25; FFA S Tyvon Branch, July 14 (four years, $26.6 million); RFA DT Desmond Bryant, June 6; ERFA FB Marcel Reece, June 3; FFA S Tyvon Branch, May 7 (signed franchise tender, one year, $6.212 million); UFA S Matt Giordano, April 16; ERFA DE Mason Brodine, April 2; ERFA CB Bryan McCann, April 2; UFA OT Khalif Barnes, March 21 (one year, up to $2 million); OG Cooper Carlisle, March 19.

EFRAs/RFAs with no qualifying offer or minimum tender: OLB Jerome Boyd.

San Diego Chargers

UFA: ILB Stephen Cooper, WR Patrick Crayton, ILB Na'il Diggs, DT Tommie Harris, OG Tony Moll, OG Scott Mruczkowski, CB Paul Oliver, S Bob Sanders.

RFA: None.

ERFA: WR Richard Goodman.

Key arrivals: Ex-Jets UFA QB Kevin O'Connell, July 30 (one year); Ex-Raiders UFA QB Kyle Boller, July 27; Ex-Chiefs UFA RB Jackie Battle, July 20 (one year); Ex-Saints DT Aubrayo Franklin, July 20 (one year); Ex-Jets UFA RB LaDainian Tomlinson, June 18 (retired); Ex-Eagles UFA RB Ronnie Brown, June 8 (one year); Ex-Buccaneers UFA S Corey Lynch, May 29; OT Phil Trautwein, May 29; Ex-Cardinals OG Rex Hadnot, April 30; OT Mario Henderson, April 13 (one year); Ex-Buccaneers UFA WR-RS Micheal Spurlock, April 4 (one year); Ex-Bills UFA WR-RS Roscoe Parrish, April 3 (one year); Ex-Broncos TE Dante Rosario, March 19 (one year); Ex-Seahawks UFA S Atari Bigby, March 17 (two years); Ex-Seahawks UFA QB Charlie Whitehurst, March 16 (two years); Ex-Broncos UFA WR Eddie Royal, March 15 (three years, $13.5 million, $6 million guaranteed); Ex-Chiefs UFA FB Le'Ron McClain, March 14 (three years); Ex-Ravens UFA OLB Jarret Johnson, March 14 (four years, $19 million, $6 million bonus); Ex-Saints UFA WR Robert Meachem, March 13 (four years, $25.9 million); Ex-Chiefs LB Demorrio Williams, March 8 (one year).

Key departures: QB Kyle Boller, July 28 (retired); Released OT Tra Thomas from reserve/retired list, July 25; Released OG Kris Dielman from reserve/retired list, July 20; Cut DE Luis Castillo, July 19; Cut OLB Travis LaBoy, May 7; UFA RB Mike Tolbert, March 19 (to Panthers); Cut QB Billy Volek, March 16; UFA S Steve Gregory, March 15 (to Patriots); UFA WR Vincent Jackson, March 13 (to Buccaneers); Cut OT Marcus McNeill, March 13; Cut CB Dante Hughes, March 13; Cut OLB Everette Brown, March 13; Cut DE Luis Castillo, March 5.

Key re-signings: UFA FB Jacob Hester, April 13 (one year); RFA OT Brandyn Dombrowski, April 13 (one year); ERFA LS Mike Windt, April 13 (one year); DE Luis Castillo, April 4 (one year); UFA DT Antonio Garay, March 29 (two years); TE Randy McMichael, March 17 (two years); TE Kory Sperry, March 14 (one year); UFA OT Jared Gaither, March 14 (four years, $16.5 million, $8 million); C Nick Hardwick, March 13 (three years).