Originally posted on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 5/30/14
All too often, front offices around the NFL try so hard to scoop up what they think are the missing pieces to their Super Bowl puzzle on the open market that they wind up bending over backwards for overpriced big-name free agents that fail to live up to expectations. Unfortunately for these teams and their fans, dishing out loads of money in free agency rarely leads to championships. [RELATED: 10 NFL Teams That Have Improved the Most This Offseason] Photo Credit: Buccaneers.com [RELATED: Ranking Top 10 Undrafted Free Agents From 2014 NFL Draft] While there’s no one-size-fits-all way to build NFL teams, perhaps the smartest and most effective approach is to follow in the footsteps of the Super Bowl XLVIII Champion Seattle Seahawks by unearthing gems with bargain free agency deals, along with tumbling steals in the middle-to-late rounds of the NFL Draft. Without further adieu, here are the 10 best bargains that are still available on the open market. 1. Kerry Rhodes, SS, Arizona Cardi...
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