Best Defensive Free Agents

With last week's trade of defensive tackle Marcus Stroud, the Jaguars are a little thin on the defensive line, as well as at the safety positions. Scout.com NFL Expert and Sirius NFL Radio host Adam Caplan gives his rundown of who the best available free agents are on defense.


Defensive Tackle
Albert Haynesworth (franchise player)
Rod Coleman
Darwin Walker
Larry Tripplett
Anthony McFarland
Grady Jackson
Bryan Robinson
Chuck Darby
Ellis Wyms
Keith Traylor
James Reed
William Joseph
Ethan Kelley
Ian Scott
Tim Anderson
Antonio Garay
Dan Klecko
Kimo von Oelhoffen
Ted Washington
Russell Davis
Nick Eason

Defensive End
Jared Allen (franchise player)
Terrell Suggs (OLB) (franchise player)
Kevin Carter (DT)
Mike Rucker
Marques Douglas
Jevon Kearse
Greg Spires
Josh Thomas
Orpheus Roye
ND Kalu
Darrion Scott
Renaldo Wynn
Al Wallace

Inside Linebacker
Karlos Dansby (franchise player)
Dan Morgan
Lemar Marshall
Jeremiah Trotter
Brian Simmons
Danny Clark (SLB)
Rob Morris (SLB)
Caleb Miller

Outside Linebacker
Landon Johnson
Ian Gold
Rosevelt Colvin
Victor Hobson
Clark Haggans
Boss Bailey
Brandon Chillar
Kendrell Bell
Daryl Blackstock
Chaun Thompson
Keith Adams
Rocky Boiman
Derrick Pope
Brendan Ayanbadejo
Shawn Barber
Donnie Spragan
Matt Stewart

Safety
Ken Hamlin (franchise player)
Marlon McCree
Chris Crocker
Terrence Holt
Eugene Wilson
Marquand Manuel
Nick Ferguson
Mike Doss
Michael Boulware
Deke Cooper
Pierson Prioleau
Matt Giordano
Travares Tillman
Lance Schulters
Bryan Scott
Bhawoh Jue
Gary Baxter
Keith Davis
Glenn Earl
Jason Simmons
Mel Mitchell

Cornerback
Nnamdi Asomugha (franchise player)
Marcus Trufant (franchise player)
Brian Kelly
Fernando Bryant
Ty Law
Jerametrius Butler
Andre Dyson
Aaron Glenn
Terry Cousin
Chad Scott
Donald Strickland
Kiwaukee Thomas
David Macklin
Fred Thomas
Will James
Sammy Davis
Nathan Jones
Frank Walker
Dexter Wynn
Benny Sapp


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