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PFW Online: Vol. 24, Issue 01

Published: 2009-02-23
Cover Date: March 2009
This is the issue for the free agency preview.


We set the table for the veteran free-agency period that begins Feb. 27 and give you the franchise and transition tag pay scales.


We spoke with insiders throughout the league to compile our exclusive ranking of the top 100 free agents this offseason.


We give you an in-depth report on each of the 32 teams as they prepare for free agency. What are their priorities? Do they have money to spend? What’s their game plan this offseason?


The PFW team reports from Indianapolis, introducing you to some of the top prospects for the NFL draft and taking you behind the scenes at the annual Scouting Combine.


  • The Way We See It 
  • 2009 NFL draft first-round order, top three needs
  • The Way We Hear It
  • Free agent list by position
  • Opinion: Editorial, letters, Publisher's Pen
  • Columnists: Keith Schleiden, Ron Borges, Dan Arkush
  • NFL transactions
  • Audibles
  • NFList: Who are the riskiest free agent signings?

PFW Online

PFW Online is the electronic version of our Pro Football Weekly print newsmagazine.

We publish 30 issues throughout the year, weekly during the season and monthly during the offseason, and these issues are made available to PFW Online members in PDF format.

Since our electronic edition is always available by 7 p.m. ET on the day that it's published, it's your fastest way to get an issue of Pro Football Weekly.

You'll have access to everything in our print edition in the same familiar look and feel, plus a fully-searchable and easy way to enjoy it.