Posted: Friday March 9, 2012 11:38AM ; Updated: Friday March 23, 2012 4:00PM
Peter King
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The King 50: Ranking Top NFL Free Agents
1
Peyton Manning
Position: QB       Age: 35
Old Team: COLTS      Signed With: BRONCOS
2
Mario Williams
Position: DE/OLB       Age: 27
Old Team: TEXANS      Signed With: BILLS
3
Cortland Finnegan
Position: CB       Age: 28
Old Team: TITANS      Signed With: RAMS
4
Carl Nicks
Position: OG       Age: 26
Old Team: SAINTS      Signed With: BUCCANEERS
5
Matt Flynn
Position: QB       Age: 26
Old Team: PACKERS      Signed With: SEAHAWKS
6
Brandon Carr
Position: CB       Age: 25
Old Team: CHIEFS      Signed With: COWBOYS
7
Vincent Jackson
Position: WR       Age: 29
Old Team: CHARGERS      Signed With: BUCCANEERS
8
Jeremy Mincey
Position: DE       Age: 28
Old Team: JAGUARS      Signed With: JAGUARS
9
Stephen Tulloch
Position: MLB       Age: 27
Old Team: LIONS      Signed With: LIONS
10
Brodrick Bunkley
Position: DT       Age: 28
Old Team: BRONCOS      Signed With: SAINTS
11
Carlos Rogers
Position: CB       Age: 30
Old Team: 49ERS      Signed With: 49ERS
12
Jared Gaither
Position: OT       Age: 26
Old Team: CHARGERS      Signed With: CHARGERS
13
Alex Smith
Position: QB       Age: 27
Old Team: 49ERS      Signed With: 49ERS
14
Jarret Johnson
Position: DE/OLB       Age: 30
Old Team: RAVENS      Signed With: CHARGERS
15
Red Bryant
Position: DL       Age: 27
Old Team: SEAHAWKS      Signed With: SEAHAWKS
16
Brandon Lloyd
Position: WR       Age: 30
Old Team: RAMS      Signed With: PATRIOTS
17
Chris Myers
Position: C       Age: 30
Old Team: TEXANS      Signed With: TEXANS
18
Scott Wells
Position: C       Age: 31
Old Team: PACKERS      Signed With: RAMS
19
Chad Henne
Position: QB       Age: 26
Old Team: DOLPHINS      Signed With: JAGUARS
20
Sione Pouha
Position: DT       Age: 33
Old Team: JETS      Signed With: JETS
21
Evan Mathis
Position: OG       Age: 30
Old Team: EAGLES      Signed With: EAGLES
22
Paul Soliai
Position: DT       Age: 28
Old Team: DOLPHINS      Signed With: DOLPHINS
23
Pierre Garcon
Position: WR       Age: 25
Old Team: COLTS      Signed With: REDSKINS
24
Curtis Lofton
Position: MLB       Age: 25
Old Team: FALCONS      Signed With:
25
John Abraham
Position: DE       Age: 33
Old Team: FALCONS      Signed With: FALCONS
26
Cedric Benson
Position: RB       Age: 29
Old Team: BENGALS      Signed With:
Seems like he's been around forever, but he's only 29. Still a 1,200-yard threat.
27
Marques Colston
Position: WR       Age: 28
Old Team: SAINTS      Signed With: SAINTS
28
Tracy Porter
Position: CB       Age: 26
Old Team: SAINTS      Signed With: BRONCOS
29
Reggie Wayne
Position: WR       Age: 33
Old Team: COLTS      Signed With: COLTS
30
Demetrius Bell
Position: OT       Age: 27
Old Team: BILLS      Signed With:
One of few true LTs out there, which will get him paid -- maybe by San Diego.
31
Mike Tolbert
Position: RB       Age: 26
Old Team: CHARGERS      Signed With: PANTHERS
32
Dwight Lowery
Position: S       Age: 25
Old Team: JAGUARS      Signed With: JAGUARS
33
Mario Manningham
Position: WR       Age: 25
Old Team: GIANTS      Signed With: 49ERS
34
Ben Grubbs
Position: OG       Age: 26
Old Team: RAVENS      Signed With: SAINTS
35
Kyle Orton
Position: QB       Age: 29
Old Team: CHIEFS      Signed With: COWBOYS
36
Chris Kemoeatu
Position: OG       Age: 29
Old Team: STEELERS      Signed With:
He's free to sign before Tuesday. Agent says three teams are interested.
37
Peyton Hillis
Position: RB       Age: 25
Old Team: BROWNS      Signed With: CHIEFS
38
Jason Jones
Position: DT       Age: 25
Old Team: TITANS      Signed With: SEAHAWKS
39
Laurent Robinson
Position: WR       Age: 26
Old Team: COWBOYS      Signed With: JAGUARS
40
Juqua Parker
Position: DE       Age: 33
Old Team: EAGLES      Signed With: BROWNS
41
Dave Tollefson
Position: DE       Age: 29
Old Team: GIANTS      Signed With:
Valuable sub-package guy, and versatile. All teams need hard-tryers like him.
42
Jason Campbell
Position: QB       Age: 30
Old Team: RAIDERS      Signed With: BEARS
43
London Fletcher
Position: LB       Age: 36
Old Team: REDSKINS      Signed With:
Yes, he's 36. I don't care if he's 46. He's a guy who plays younger than he is.
44
Erin Henderson
Position: LB       Age: 25
Old Team: VIKINGS      Signed With: VIKINGS
45
Mat McBriar
Position: P       Age: 32
Old Team: COWBOYS      Signed With:
He'll have to justify drop in punt average from 47.9 in 2010 to 43.8 in 2011.
46
Josh Morgan
Position: WR       Age: 26
Old Team: 49ERS      Signed With: REDSKINS
47
Robert Meachem
Position: WR       Age: 27
Old Team: SAINTS      Signed With: CHARGERS
48
John Carlson
Position: TE       Age: 27
Old Team: SEAHAWKS      Signed With: VIKINGS
49
Terrell Thomas
Position: CB       Age: 26
Old Team: GIANTS      Signed With: GIANTS
50
Abram Elam
Position: S       Age: 30
Old Team: COWBOYS      Signed With:
Smart, active safety who can start, be a good leader. Dallas should keep him.

 
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