Where Will These High-Profile NFL Vets Land?
Huffington Post Sports - over 3 years
NEW YORK -- Ray Lewis, Brian Urlacher and Ronde Barber grabbed the headlines by retiring, walking away from the game when they almost certainly still could have contributed to NFL teams.
Their departures overshadowed the pink slips handed to some longtime starters – and stars. And as training camps open, the likes of John Abraham, Dallas Clark, Richard Seymour and Willis McGahee are unemployed.
So are Bart Scott, Kerry Rhodes, Brandon Lloyd and Vince Young.
What's the deal? Or, better yet, why haven't these solid players gotten any deals yet?
Here's a Pick 6 of positions where veterans with strong resumes are available, maybe even for a discounted price:
DEFENSIVE LINE: NFL teams really bulked up on defensive linemen in this year's draft, with nine selected in the first round. But with rotations on the D-line the norm, most rosters will have eight linemen who get onto the field in each game.
Available are three-time Super Bowl champion Seymour,
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