Found March 26, 2013 on Patriots Life:
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With the Saints jumping in on the Freeney sweepstakes this week, things got a lot more complicated. So that leaves the Broncos, Patriots, Saints and Steelers as all apparent suitors for the services of Dwight Freeney. With so much interest, and with Dumervil inking a nice deal with the Ravens, it seems Freeney has a little bit of leverage and thus some salary demands. Colleague @michellebeisner reported on Total Access that Freeney wants $6M/year. Makes sense, with Dumervil's range at $26M-$35M over 5. — Albert Breer (@AlbertBreer) March 26, 2013 I've maintained all along that I wanted Dwight Freeney in New England, but at $6 million/year? I might think again. I've also said when I see a list of three or more teams in on a player, I'll count the Patriots out. That plus the whole Tom Condon factor give the impression that Dwight Freeney won't be in New England this season. A shame especially when at one time New England was really seen as the major suitor. ...
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