NFL free agency begins officially on the 12th March (next Tuesday), but it effectively starts on Saturday, when “legal tampering” can start. And the New England Patriots, despite reaching the AFC Chamionship game two years running, will have to be fairly active if they want to take the next step.
And fans are pretty expectant after Tom Brady’s recent contract extension that the team will be busy, and rumors are flying around about who the Patriots will sign. However, I shall look at this from the other side.
Here are 5 Free Agents that the Patriots definitely, absolutely will not sign*:
*Subject to me being wrong.
Mike Wallace – WR
As much as I would LOVE to see Mike Wallace playing for the Patriots next year, I just don’t see it. The cash just doesn’t work out. He wants too much, and other teams are willing to give him that money. I’m not saying he’s not worth that money, just the Patriots won’t pay him. Wallace is a dynamic and speedy receiver, a deep threat that the Pats ...