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Mike Goodson | RB Previous Team: Oakland    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The Jets announced Friday morning signing Goodson to a reported three-year, $6.9 million contract.


Chase Daniel | QB Previous Team: New Orleans    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The quarterback tweeted Friday morning: "Lets get it started! Officially a part of the @kcchiefs!"

Ed Reed | FS Previous Team: Baltimore    Exp: 11 years

Analysis:  The Houston Chronicle's John McClain told "NFL AM" on Friday morning that the Texans and Reed cut short their highly publicized meeting Thursday so they could get out of dodge before a crowd of 75,217 fans of the pop star cascaded upon Reliant Stadium pinning them in, but McClain said he expects the veteran safety to sign with the Texans on Friday. Friday morning, the Texans tweeted Reed was back in the offices at Reliant Stadium.

James Harrison | OLB Previous Team: Pittsburgh    Exp: 9 years

Analysis:  Harrison has been talking with the Ravens, his agent told The Baltimore Sun and the two sides are expected to talk again Saturday.

John Abraham | DE Previous Team: Atlanta    Exp: 13 years

Analysis:  Abraham is set to visit the Patriots on Friday, a source apprised of his plans told's Albert Breer on Thursday night.

Nnamdi Asomugha | CB Previous Team: Philadelphia    Exp: 10 years

Analysis:  The 49ers are engaged in serious talks with the former Eagles cornerback, according to's Akbar Gbajabiamila. The Saints, Texans, Broncos and Cardinals are also eyeing Asomugha, according to The Eagles cut Asomugha on Tuesday after two disappointing seasons.

Dwight Freeney | OLB Previous Team: Indianapolis    Exp: 11 years

Analysis:  The former Colts linebacker will visit with the Patriots on Friday,'s Ian Rapoport reported.


Nick Roach | OLB Previous Team: Chicago    Exp: 6 years

Analysis:  Roach has agreed to terms with the Raiders, ESPN Chicago reported Friday. The contract is believed to be for 3-4 years, at $3-$4 million per year.


Antwaun Molden | CB Previous Team: Jacksonville    Exp: 5 years

Analysis:  The Jaguars have re-signed Molden to a one-year contract, the Florida Times-Union reports. The deal is for the veteran minimum of $850,000 and will count $505,000 against the salary cap.


Dan Skuta | LB Previous Team: Cincinnati    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The 49ers announced Thursday that they have signed Skuta to a two-year contract.

Matt Shaughnessy | DE Previous Team: Oakland    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  Shaughnessy is visiting the Cardinals and then the Titans on Friday and possibly the Eagles if no other deal is reached, ESPN reported on Thursday night.

Adrian Wilson | SS Previous Team: Arizona    Exp: 12 years

Analysis:  The 33-year-old Wilson is set to visit the Patriots, a source briefed on his plans told's Ian Rapoport.


Ryan Mundy | FS Previous Team: Pittsburgh    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The unrestricted free-agent safety signed with the Giants on Thursday, the team announced.


Jasper Brinkley | MLB Previous Team: Minnesota    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The linebacker has agreed to a two-year deal with the Cardinals, USA Today's Mike Garafolo reported Thursday. The team has confirmed the agreement.

Victor Butler | OLB Previous Team: Dallas    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The New York Daily News reported Wednesday that Butler will visit the Steelers on Thursday. The newspaper said the Jets are interested in him as well. If Butler doesn't sign with the Steelers, the Saints have a strong interest, reports The Times-Picayune's Larry Holder.


Derek Cox | CB Previous Team: Jacksonville    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  Cox agreed to a four-year, $20 million contract with the Chargers on Wednesday night. The cornerback signed the deal Thursday, the Chargers announced.


Connor Barwin | OLB Previous Team: Houston    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The linebacker has agreed to a six-year $36 million deal with the Eagles, with $8 million guaranteed over two years's Ian Rapoport reported Thursday. In the first three years, Barwin gets $13.5 million. The Eagles later confirmed the deal.


Michael Bennett | DE Previous Team: Tampa Bay    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:'s Albert Breer reports the former Buccaneers defensive end has agreed to terms with the Seahawks on a one-year, $5 million deal. Bennett still needs to pass a physical.


Steven Jackson | RB Previous Team: St. Louis    Exp: 9 years

Analysis:  The former Rams running back has reached a three-year deal with the Falcons, a team source told's Ian Rapoport on Thursday. The Falcons later confirmed the agreement. Jackson's deal is for $12 million with $4 million guaranteed, per the Atlanta Journal Constitution.

Charles Woodson | SS Previous Team: Green Bay    Exp: 15 years

Analysis:  Agent Carl Poston told the Associated Press that Woodson's Wednesday visit with the 49ers "went very well." Poston earlier indicated that six other teams have also expressed interest, so more visits could be on the way.


Darius Reynaud | WR Previous Team: Tennessee    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The kick returner has re-signed with the Titans for one year, the team announced Thursday. Reynaud returned two kickoffs for touchdowns in 2012.


Cliff Avril | DE Previous Team: Detroit    Exp: 5 years

Analysis:  Avril signed his contract with the Seahawks Thursday, the team announced.'s Albert Breer originally reported the agreement and's Ian Rapoport reported that Avril's deal is for two-years, $15 million.


Leon Washington | RB Previous Team: Seattle    Exp: 7 years

Analysis:  The former Seahawks running back announced on Twitter that he has signed a one-year deal with the Patriots. The team later confirmed the deal, giving New England a potential punt returner to replace the departed Wes Welker.

Jake Long | T Previous Team: Miami    Exp: 5 years

Analysis:  The Rams are pleased with the physical the offensive tackle underwent on Wednesday, and the two sides are working on a deal,'s Ian Rapoport reported Thursday. An agreement is expected soon.


Matt Cassel | QB Previous Team: Kansas City    Exp: 8 years

Analysis:  The veteran quarterback has agreed to a new deal with the Vikings, Fox Sports insider and NFL Network contributor Jay Glazer reported Thursday.'s Ian Rapoport reported late Thursday night that Cassel's contract is for two years, but it voids after next season. Cassel is guaranteed $3.7 million in the first year with $500,000 in incentives, according to a source who has seen the deal.

Dustin Keller | TE Previous Team: N.Y. Jets    Exp: 5 years

Analysis:  New York Daily News reports Keller concluded his visit with the Dolphins without a deal but that they will continue talking.

Jason Campbell | QB Previous Team: Chicago    Exp: 8 years

Analysis:  The Bears would like to see Campbell return but the Browns and Jets are also expressing interest in the quarterback, according to the Chicago Tribune.

Quincy Black | OLB Previous Team: Tampa Bay    Exp: 6 years

Analysis:  The Buccaneers announced Thursday the restricted free-agent linebacker was released after failing a physical. Black hasn't played since suffering a career-threatening neck injury in a helmet-to-helmet collision during a game in November.


Kevin Ogletree | WR Previous Team: Dallas    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The former Cowboys wide receiver has signed with the Buccaneers, the team announced Thursday. Ogletree recorded 436 receiving yards in 15 games with Dallas in 2012.


Jonathan Casillas | OLB Previous Team: New Orleans    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Casillas has agreed on a one-year deal with the Bucs worth up to $3 million per his agent. The Buccaneers announced his signing Thursday.


Bryan Kehl | LB Previous Team: Washington    Exp: 5 years

Analysis:  The linebacker reportedly has re-signed a one-year contract with Redskins on Thursday.


Nate Collins | DT Previous Team: Chicago    Exp: 3 years

Analysis:  The defensive tackle re-signed with the Bears for one year, the team announced Thursday.


Keenan Lewis | CB Previous Team: Pittsburgh    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The former Steelers cornerback has signed a five-year contract with the Saints, the team confirmed Thursday. Lewis' new contract is worth $26 million with $10.5 million guaranteed,'s Ian Rapoport reported. According to Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean, the Titans were talking to Lewis before he signed.


Kenny Phillips | SS Previous Team: N.Y. Giants    Exp: 5 years

Analysis:  The Eagles have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with the former Giants safety,'s Albert Breer reported Thursday.


Cary Williams | CB Previous Team: Baltimore    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The cornerback has agreed to terms on a three-year deal with the Eagles,'s Albert Breer reported Thursday. The new deal is worth $17 million with $10.5 million guaranteed, a source close to the situation told NFL Network's Michelle Beisner.

Ted Ginn | WR Previous Team: San Francisco    Exp: 6 years

Analysis:  The former 49ers wide receiver visited with the Bengals on Thursday, the team confirmed.

Jeff Backus | T Previous Team: Detroit    Exp: 12 years

Analysis:  The 12-year veteran is retiring, the Lions announced Thursday. Backus played his entire career with the Lions after being selected by Detroit in the first round of the 2001 NFL Draft out of Michigan. He started in 192 of the 193 games he played in during his tenure in Detroit.


Danny Amendola | WR Previous Team: St. Louis    Exp: 3 years

Analysis:  The Patriots have agreed to a 5-year deal with Amendola, a source told's Ian Rapoport. The contract is for five years, $31 million with $10 million guaranteed. The former Rams wide receiver quickly fills the Pats' Wes Welker vacancy. The Patriots formally announced Amendola's signing Thursday.


Ricky Jean Francois | NT Previous Team: San Francisco    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The former 49ers nose tackle has signed with the Colts, the team announced Thursday. Jean-Francois' contract is worth $22 million over four years, a source who has seen the deal told's Ian Rapoport. He visited with the Colts and Eagles on Wednesday.


Chris Houston | CB Previous Team: Detroit    Exp: 6 years

Analysis:  The Lions announced Thursday that they have re-signed the cornerback for a five-year contract. The deal was first confirmed by Houston's agent to's Ian Rapoport. According to Jason Cole of Yahoo! Sports, the deal is worth $25 million with $15.5 million paid during the first three years.

Greg Jennings | WR Previous Team: Green Bay    Exp: 7 years

Analysis:  The wide receiver is set to pay a visit to the Vikings on Thursday,'s Ian Rapoport reported. A source told Rapoport that "both sides are serious" about trying to piece together a deal. ESPN Wisconsin's Jason Wilde reported Wednesday the Packers offered the wide receiver $10 million a season "a while ago."


Chris Johnson | DB Previous Team: Baltimore    Exp: 9 years

Analysis:  The Ravens announced Thursday they have re-signed the veteran defensive back to a one-year contract. Johnson started in one game for the Super Bowl champion Ravens in 2012 after spending the previous five seasons with the Raiders.


Keith Rivers | OLB Previous Team: N.Y. Giants    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The outside linebacker will re-sign with the Giants, Jenny Vrentas of The Star-Ledger reported Thursday. It's a one-year contract.


Rashard Mendenhall | RB Previous Team: Pittsburgh    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The former Steelers running back has agreed to a one-year deal with the Cardinals, his agent tweeted Wednesday. The contract is worth $2.5 million with a potential to earn an extra $1 million, sources told's Daniel Jeremiah.


Sean Smith | CB Previous Team: Miami    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The former Dolphins cornerback has agreed to terms on a three-year contract with Chiefs,'s Albert Breer reported Thursday. The new deal is worth $18 million with $11 million guaranteed. The 49ers also were interested in signing him.


Wes Welker | WR Previous Team: New England    Exp: 9 years

Analysis:  The veteran wide receiver has agreed to a two-year, $12 million deal with the Broncos, two team sources told's Albert Breer on Wednesday. The Patriots' offer was much lower than what the Broncos agreed to give him.'s Ian Rapoport reported via a source that talks between Welker and Patriots broke down Tuesday. John Elway, the Broncos' executive vice president of player personnel, confirmed the deal on Twitter. Tom Curran of Comcast SportsNet New England reported Thursday that the deal was signed Tuesday.

Deuce Lutui | G Previous Team: Tennessee    Exp: 7 years

Analysis:  The unrestricted free-agent guard has been suspended four games by the NFL for violating the NFL policy on performance enhancing substances, the league told's Ian Rapoport.


Mike Wallace | WR Previous Team: Pittsburgh    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The Dolphins tweeted Tuesday night that Wallace officially joined the team.'s Albert Breer reported Thursday that Wallace's contract is worth $60 million over five years, with $27 million guaranteed at signing and another $3 million at the start of the 2014 league year. Wallace will make $37 million over the first three years.

Beanie Wells | RB Previous Team: Arizona    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The former Cardinals running back underwent a physical for the Steelers this week, the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported Thursday. Wells, 24, also has drawn interest from the Bengals, a source told ESPN.

Quintin Mikell | FS Previous Team: St. Louis    Exp: 10 years

Analysis:  Rams coach Jeff Fisher told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch's Jim Thomas on Thursday that the team is still interested in signing the veteran safety.

Jamarca Sanford | SS Previous Team: Minnesota    Exp: 4 years

Analysis:  The Vikings announced Thursday that the safety has re-signed with the team.

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