Who's coming, going in NFL free-agent frenzy
The first week of NFL free agency isn't over yet, and it's already becoming difficult to keep track of who's coming and going.
That's just for starters.
Dozens of players have moved from one team to another in the past few weeks, from the days leading up to free agency and then during a feeding frenzy that began Tuesday -- when the free-agent season opened with a flourish.
Since the Ravens beat the 49ers in the Super Bowl last month (that was only last month?), NFL player moves are being made fast and furiously.
Ray Lewis and Matt Birk retired after helping the Ravens to a second Super Bowl title, high-salaried players were released by teams in a rush to get under the salary cap, and agents met with team executives trying work out new deals for their clients.
Some players have found new homes, others are still looking.
And then there's defensive end Elvis Dumervil, formerly of the Broncos. Because his contract paperwork did not reach team headquarters in time to beat a Friday deadline, he was released. For now, there's no telling where he'll end up.
Here's a team-by-team glance of notable players who have either arrived or departed from NFL teams through noon Saturday, knowing full well there will be many more additions and subtractions in the coming weeks.
Arrived: Steve Jackson, RB.
Arrived: Chris Canty, DT.
Arrived: Manny Lawson, LB.
Arrived: Drayton Florence, CB.
Departed: Kaluka Maiava, LB.
GREEN BAY PACKERS
Departed: Greg Jennings, WR; Charles Woodson, DB.
KANSAS CITY CHIEFS
Departed: Sean Smith, CB; Anthony Fasano, TE; Reggie Bush, RB.
Arrived: Matt Cassel, QB; Greg Jennings, WR.
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS
Departed: Wes Welker, WR; Patrick Chung, S; Donald Thomas, OL.
NEW ORLEANS SAINTS
Arrived: Keenan Lewis, CB.
Departed: Jerome Bushrod, LT; Chase Daniel, QB. Jonathan Casillas, LB.
NEW YORK GIANTS
NEW YORK JETS
Arrived: Nick Roach, LB; Kaluka Maiava, LB; Pat Sims, DT; Jason Hunter, DE.
Departed: Nnamdi Asomugha, CB; Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie, CB, Cullen Jenkins, DT; Mike Patterson, DT.
Arrived: Bruce Gradkowski, QB; William Gay, DB.
Departed: James Harrison, LB; Willie Colon, OL; Mike Wallace, WR; Rashard Mendenhall, RB; Keenan Lewis, DB; Ryan Mundy, S.
ST. LOUIS RAMS
Arrived: Jared Cook, TE.
Departed: Steven Jackson, RB; Danny Amendola, WR; Quintin Mikell, S; Brandon Gibson, WR.
SAN DIEGO CHARGERS
SAN FRANCISCO 49ers
Arrived: Anquan Boldin, WR; Glenn Dorsey, DL; Dan Skuta, LB.
Arrived: Percy Harvin, WR; Cliff Avril, DE; Michael Bennett, DL.
Departed: Leon Washington, RB/KR.
TAMPA BAY BUCCANEERS
Arrived: Dashon Goldson, S; Jonathan Casillas, LB; Kevin Ogletree, WR.
Arrived: Tony Pashos, OT; Jeremy Trueblood, OT.
Departed: Lorenzo Alexander, LB.
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