Penn State Free Agent Tracker

Get the lowdown on what is happening with the former Nittany Lions who are free agents in the NFL. UPDATES: Bryan Scott back with Buffalo, Tim Shaw visits close to home.

Below you will find a rundown of the former Penn State players who are free agents in the NFL. These are athletes who were with teams last season.

We will update this story as the former Nittany Lions sign and/or if there is news about any of them.


Anthony Adams — Unrestricted/DT
Previous Team: Chicago
New Team: TBA
Notes: Adams was cut by Chicago in February as the Bears looked to free up money. He was due $1.9 million in 2012. Adams is working out at Penn State and as of March 14 said he a yet to receive any firm offers.

Levi Brown — Unrestricted/OT
Previous Team: Arizona
New Team: Arizona
Notes: Brown was cut March 13 due to his large salary cap hit. He was re-signed to a five year deal March 15.
Dan Connor — Unrestricted/LB
Previous Team: Carolina
New Team: Dallas
Notes: Agreed to terms with Dallas on March 15.

Jeremy Kapinos — Unrestricted/P
Previous Team: Pittsburgh
New Team: TBA
Notes: Was tendered an offer for 2012 after Daniel Sepulveda tore his ACL at the end of 2011. Kapinos is expected to sign the offer as Sepulveda isn't expected back in 2012.

Bryant Johnson — Unrestricted/WR
Previous Team: Houston
New Team: TBA

Jimmy Kennedy — Unrestricted/DT
Previous Team: N.Y. Giants
New Team: TBA

Justin King — Unrestricted/DB
Previous Team: St. Louis
New Team: TBA

Aaron Maybin — Restricted/DE
Previous Team: N.Y. Jets
New Team: N.Y. Jets
Notes: Signed his one-year, $1.26 million tender on April 16.

Kareem McKenzie — Unrestricted/OT
Previous Team: N.Y. Giants
New Team: Veteran offensive lineman is expected to move on from the Super Bowl champs.

Jordan Norwood — Restricted/WR
Previous Team: Cleveland
New Team: Cleveland.
Notes: Norwood re-signed with the Brown for one year. The contract is reportedly worth $465,000.

Michael Robinson — Unrestricted/FB
Previous Team: Seattle
New Team: Seattle
Notes: Robinson Tweeted that he will be back with Seattle next year.

SIGNING Bryan Scott — Unrestricted/S
Previous Team: Buffalo
New Team: Buffalo
Notes: Scott signed March 21.
Tim Shaw — Unrestricted/LB
Previous Team: Tennessee
New Team: Tennessee
Notes: Shaw re-signed with the Titans over a contract with his hometown Detroit Lions.

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