- WR Andre King was one of Butch Davis' favorites. Davis is gone and soon
King will be, too.
- DE Tyrone Rogers probably won't be re-signed, but his quiet,
"team-first" mentality is exactly what Crennel is looking for in his
- LB Eric Westmoreland was a stopgap player last year, signed when Chaun Thompson was injured. Westmoreland won't be back.
- OG Paul Zukauskas is one of the nicest guys on the team, but nice
doesn't take out linebackers. He will not be back.
RESTRICTED FREE AGENTS
EXCLUSIVE RIGHT FREE AGENTS
- OT Kirk Chambers (tendered at $305,000) might decline returning to
football to follow a religious calling.
- CB Dyshod Carter: ERFA; $380,000/1 yr.
- LB Andra Davis: RFA; $1.43M/1 yr.
- C Melvin Fowler: RFA; $656,000/1 yr.
- P Derrick Frost: ERFA; $380,000/1 yr.
- TE Keith Heinrich: RFA; $656,000/1 yr.
- LB Ben Taylor: RFA; $656,000/1 yr.
- OG Joe Andruzzi: UFA Patriots; $9M/4 yrs, SB unknown.
- CB Gary Baxter: UFA Ravens; $30.5M/6 yrs, $10.5M SB.
- OG Cosey Coleman: UFA Buccaneers; 2 yrs, $500,000 SB; other terms
- RB Reuben Droughns (trade Broncos).
- DT Jason Fisk: FA Chargers; 3 yrs, terms unknown.
- P Kyle Richardson: UFA Bengals; 1 yr, terms unknown.
- FS Brian Russell: RFA Vikings; $3M/2 yrs, SB unknown.
- LB Matt Stewart: UFA Falcons; 3 yrs, terms unknown.
- --LB Kevin Bentley: UFA Seahawks (not tendered as RFA by Browns);
$650,000/1 yr, $150,000 SB.
- --DE Courtney Brown (released).
- --OG Damion Cook: UFA Dolphins; 1 yr, terms unknown.
- --DE Ebenezer Ekuban (traded Broncos).
- --QB Jeff Garcia (released).
- --LB Barry Gardner: UFA Jets; terms unknown.
- --OG Kelvin Garmon (released).
- --OL Joaquin Gonzalez: Not tendered as RFA/Colts; $1.84M/3 yrs,
- --S Robert Griffith (released).
- --CB Anthony Henry: UFA Cowboys; $25M/5 yrs, $11M SB.
- --QB Kelly Holcomb: UFA Bills; $6.6M/4 yrs, $2M SB.
- --LB Warrick Holdman: UFA Redskins; terms unknown.
- --S Earl Little (released).
- --QB Luke McCown (traded Buccaneers).
- --DT Michael Myers (traded Broncos).
- --CB Lewis Sanders: UFA Texans; 2 yrs, $400,000 SB, other terms
- --DT Gerard Warren (traded Broncos).