Originally written on Gridiron Grit  |  Last updated 1/18/15
We’re just a week away from the start of 2014 NFL Free Agency. It’s an exciting time that presents plenty of optimism for players, teams and fans alike. With each signing comes the hope that your team is one step closer to a Super Bowl championship. But 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. Photo Credit: Redskins.com Without further adieu, here are the 10 biggest busts in the 21-year history of NFL free agency. [ RELATED: Ranking the 10 Best Bargains in 2014 NFL Free Agency] 10. Jerry Porter, WR, Jacksonville Jaguars (2008) One of only four of the players on this list that weren’t first round picks, Jerry Porter signed a six-year, $30 million contract with $10 million guaranteed with the Jaguars in 2008. The former 2000 second round selection (No. 47 overal...
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