Jim Reineking of NFL.com posted a photo essay on Wednesday of his top 20 free-agent signings in NFL history. I was a little hesitant to even flip through it for fear that he would not include Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Farrior in his list. Surprisingly, he did.
Reineking ranked Farrior 14th overall, which is more than fair, in my opinion.
Farrior remains the best free agent acquisition the Steelers General Manager Kevin Colbert has ever had in his 13 years in Pittsburgh. After being signed as an unrestricted free agent in 2002, Farrior would go on to start in a 154 regular season Read more [...]