Free Agency Countdown

March 8, 2022 Free Agency Countdown

By: Carlos Alvarez

Ranking the Top Targets Before NFL Free Agency Opens (Wednesday, March 16)

The next milestone in the NFL offseason is near, and the countdown to NFL Free Agency is on. The market opens in just eight days, and there are plenty of players ready to shift the power dynamic across the league. Franchise tags are still in play for many of the players on the list, but here are my top-20 free agents to watch next week as the bidding begins.


Top NFL Free Agents 2022

1. WR Davante Adams (GB)

2. WR Chris Godwin (TB)

3. OT Terron Armstead (NO)

4. LB Von Miller (LAR)

5. CB J.C. Jackson (NE)

6. LB Chandler Jones (ARI)

7. WR Mike Williams (LAC)

8. OT Orlando Brown Jr. (KC)

9. S Tyrann Mathieu (KC)

10. WR Odell Beckham Jr. (LAR)


Players 11-20: 11. S Marcus Williams (NO), 12. WR Allen Robinson (CHI), 13. C Ryan Jensen (TB), 14. CB Carlton Davis (TB), 15. CB Stephon Gilmore (CAR), 16. G Brandon Scherff (WAS), 17. LB De’Vondre Campbell (GB), 18. LB Haason Reddick (CAR), 19. TE Dalton Schultz (DAL), 20. G Laken Tomlinson (SF)


Additional Storylines

NFL: 2022 Free Agency: Notable Departures for All 32 Teams

ESPN: Deepest & Thinnest Positions, Teams in Need of QBs, TEs & CBs


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