Originally written on Football Nation  |  Last updated 3/3/12
This year, the free agent crop in the NFL is massive. Just about every position is loaded with talent. Most of this talent will be finding new homes for the upcoming season. I'm going to show you who the best free agents at each position are, and tell you why they are the best free agent at their position. QB (Peyton Manning is not a free agent yet so he doesn't qualify for a spot in this article).Drew Brees, New Orleans Saints - Needless to say, Brees is beyond great. He is now the record holder for the most passing yards in a single season at 5,476.  Brees also scored 46 TDs last season. However, unless the Saints are stripped of their franchise tag as consequence for the recently unearthed "bounty" program, Brees will absolutely be a Saint next season. If the Saints are stripped of their franchise tag, and Brees decides to leave the Big Easy, then I can see Brees being picked up by Washington, Cleveland, or even Seattle. Most likely landing spot - New Orleans Other possible ...
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