NFL State of the Franchise: All 32 Teams

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Sep 14, 2014; Orchard Park, NY, USA; Buffalo Bills wide receiver Sammy Watkins (14) runs after a catch as Miami Dolphins strong safety Jimmy Wilson (27) pursues during the first half at Ralph Wilson Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Kevin Hoffman-USA TODAY Sports

Free Agent Signings:

  • WR Percy Harvin
  • G Richie Incognito
  • FB Jerome Felton
  • QB Tyrod Taylor


  • DE/OLB Jerry Hughes
  • WR Marcus Easley

Free Agency Period Trades:

  • Trade LB Kiko Alonso to Eagles RB for LeSean McCoy from
  • Trade draft picks to Vikings for QB Matt Cassel


  • S Da’Norris Searcy
  • RB C.J. Spiller
  • TE Lee Smith
  • G/OT Erik Pears
  • TE Scott Chandler

Draft Picks:

  • CB Ronald Darby
  • OG John Miller
  • RB Karlos Williams
  • OLB Tony Steward
  • TE Nick O’Leary
  • WR Dezman Lewis

State of the Franchise: Ascending

Head coach Rex Ryan just went from the worst roster he’s ever had to the best he’s ever had. And the’s actually going to have an edge-rusher for his defense since Bart Scott retired from the New York Jets. If quarterback E.J. Manuel gets it this year, the Bills are going to the Super Bowl and if not, they’ll still be a tough out in the playoffs.

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