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It's important to remember that free agents are often free agents because their teams didn't want to keep them.
Courtney Brown has been one of the better linemen in the league over the first six weeks.
It appears the Bengals are indeed planning to release disappointing quarterback Akili Smith.
After two good days of practice Rashan Salaam could receive a contract from the San Francisco 49ers.
Kevin Johnson, Jamel White and Fred Smoot are among a handful of name players who could be dealt for picks.