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Josh Freeman hasn’t had any problems drawing interest as a free agent. So far we know that the Bills and Raiders have been rumored as potential landing spots.  It looks like there are two other possbilitties that we haven’t heard of until now. According to,  both the Jaguars and Packers could be landing spots for Freeman. The Packers would be no surprise.  They need a backup to Aaron Rodgers.  And the distraction would be nil because it’s not like Rodgers is getting benched.  (It also would keep Freeman away from a team like, say, the Vikings.) The Jaguars previously had gotten out the word that they don’t want Freeman.  As we hear it, they may at least be considering it.  Of course, Freeman would have to want the Jaguars — at this particular point in time, why would he? If Freeman wants to start,  he would be wise to pick the Jags.   Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Packers, Jaguars are potential landing spots for Josh Freeman appeared first on Pro Football Zone.

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