2012 NFC free-agency grades

Grading every NFC team on how much it has improved in free agency

Originally Published: March 30, 2012
By Matt Williamson | Scouts Inc.
Robert Griffin IIIRonald Martinez/Getty ImagesRobert Griffin III could change the landscape of the NFC East for years to come.

The NFL landscape has shifted since the New York Giants beat the New England Patriots in Super Bowl XLVI on Feb. 5. Peyton Manning has a new team, Mario Williams has a new home and the Washington Redskins made a blockbuster trade for the rights to the No. 2 pick.

Matt Williamson grades all 32 NFL teams on their free-agent acquisitions and trades, beginning with the AFC. This is the file for the entire NFC.


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San Francisco 49ers

Key additions: S Dashon Goldson (franchised), QB Alex Smith (re-sign), CB Carlos Rogers (re-sign), WR Mario Manningham, LB Ahmad Brooks (re-sign), WR Randy Moss, RB Brandon Jacobs, QB Josh Johnson, CB Perrish Cox, WR Ted Ginn (re-sign), LB Tavares Gooden (re-sign)
Key losses: CB Shawntae Spencer, WR Josh Morgan, C Adam Snyder