Bill Polian and Insider's NFL analysts - Gary Horton, Matt Williamson and Field Yates - evaluated the 2014 free-agent class. For deeper analysis and ratings, sign up for Insider. Tracker includes official signings and agreements in principle. For an explanation of the grading system, click here.

  • $6+ million AAV (annual average value), 3+ years guaranteed money
  • $2-6 million AAV, 2 years or fewer guaranteed money
  • $2 million or less AAV, 2 years or fewer guaranteed money
  • Minimum salary, 1 year contract
  • POSITION
  • 2013 TEAM
  • 2014 TEAM
  • GRADE
Transition Tag
SIGNED
Jason
Worilds
LB
B+
UFA
SIGNED
Donald
Butler
LB
B
Franchised
SIGNED
Brian
Orakpo
LB
B
UFA
SIGNED
Mike
Neal
LB
B-
UFA
SIGNED
Perry
Riley
LB
B-
Cut
SIGNED
D'Qwell
Jackson
LB
C+
UFA
Pat
Angerer
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Jon
Beason
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Jonathan
Casillas
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Kavell
Conner
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Karlos
Dansby
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Jo-Lonn
Dunbar
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Dane
Fletcher
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Parys
Haralson
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Adam
Hayward
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Akeem
Jordan
LB
C
RFA
SIGNED
Jamari
Lattimore
LB
C
UFA
Paris
Lenon
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Arthur
Moats
LB
C
Cut
SIGNED
Julius
Peppers
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Darryl
Sharpton
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Matt
Shaughnessy
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Daryl
Smith
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Brandon
Spikes
LB
C
UFA
Austin
Spitler
LB
C
UFA
Stevenson
Sylvester
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Reggie
Walker
LB
C
UFA
SIGNED
Wesley
Woodyard
LB
C
Cut
SIGNED
Jasper
Brinkley
LB
C-
UFA
Dan
Connor
LB
C-
UFA
SIGNED
Jermaine
Cunningham
LB
C-
UFA
SIGNED
Shaun
Phillips
LB
C-
UFA
SIGNED
Keith
Rivers
LB
C-
UFA
SIGNED
Jordan
Senn
LB
C-
UFA
SIGNED
Ernie
Sims
LB
C-
UFA
James
Anderson
LB
D
UFA
Nick
Barnett
LB
D
UFA
SIGNED
Marcus
Benard
LB
D
UFA
Desmond
Bishop
LB
D
UFA
Michael
Boley
LB
D
UFA
Kyle
Bosworth
LB
D
UFA
Stewart
Bradley
LB
D
UFA
SIGNED
Bryan
Braman
LB
D
Cut
Everette
Brown
LB
D
Cut
SIGNED
Kourtnei
Brown
LB
D
UFA
Blake
Costanzo
LB
D
UFA
Jacob
Cutrera
LB
D
UFA
Marcus
Dowtin
LB
D
UFA
Rob
Francois
LB
D
UFA
Omar
Gaither
LB
D