TEAM-BY-TEAM FRANCHISE TAG POSSIBILITIES
Posted by Mike Florio on February 13, 2009, 10:40 a.m. EST
Here’s a look at the most likely free agent to be slapped with the franchise tag between now and 4:00 p.m. EST on February 26.
Arizona Cardinals: Linebacker Karlos Dansby. (Another possibility is quarterback Kurt Warner.)
Atlanta Falcons: Punter Michael Koenen. (Already done.)
Buffalo Bills: None.
Baltimore Ravens: Linebacker/defensive end Terrell Suggs.
Chicago Bears: None.
Cleveland Browns: Safety Sean Jones.
Cincinnati Bengals: Receiver T.J. Houshmandzadeh. (Another possibility is running back Cedric Benson.)
Carolina Panthers: Defensive end Julius Peppers. (Another possibility is tackle Jordan Gross.)
Denver Broncos: None.
Dallas Cowboys: Defensive end Chris Canty.
Detroit Lions: Kicker Jason Hanson.
Green Bay Packers: None.
Houston Texans: Cornerback Dunta Robinson.
Indianapolis Colts: Cornerback Kelvin Hayden. (Another possibility is center Jeff Saturday.)
Jacksonville Jaguars: None.
Kansas City Chiefs: None.
Miami Dolphins: Safety Yeremiah Bell.
Minnesota Vikings: None.
New England Patriots: Matt Cassel. (Done deal.)
New Orleans Saints: Linebacker Jonathan Vilma.
New York Giants: Running back Brandon Jacobs.
New York Jets: Kicker Mike Nugent.
Oakland Raiders: Cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha.
Philadelphia Eagles: None.
Pittsburgh Steelers: Guard Chris Kemoeatu.
San Diego Chargers: Running back Darren Sproles.
San Francisco 49ers: None.
St. Louis Rams: Safety Oshiomogho Atogwe.
Seattle Seahawks: Linebacker Leroy Hill.
Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Receiver Antonio Bryant.
Tennessee Titans: Kicker Rob Bironas.
Washington Redskins: None.