FREE AGENTS AREN'T
Signees from the 2007 off-season CB Nate Clements ($11.1 million) and S Michael
Lewis ($4.2 million) provided little boost to a defense that still ranked 25th
in the league.
OUT OF ACTION
QB Marc Bulger ($9.1 million) played hurt, and OL Orlando Pace ($7 million)
Super Bowl foes—the Giants and the Pats—rank in the middle of the league in how
they split cash between offense and defense.
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*Rank in Total
?Rank in Total Defense
The champion Red
Wings spent less money per victory than all but two NHL teams, but they still
took the Stanley Cup back to Detroit