NFL free agency 2022: which players can negotiate their contract on March 14?
A look into NFL Free agency 2022 and which players can negotiate their contracts on March 14, along with the top 10 free agents for the 2022 season.
NFL teams use early contract extensions and the franchise tag to keep their best young players away from the market. The window within which teams can place the franchise tag on players began on Feb. 22 through March 8, after which these previously-tagged players are required to play the 2022 season under that franchise tag and the salary tied to it.
This week, eight top players received the franchise tag, with two other pending free agents. Chargers receiver Mike Williams and Titans pass rusher Harold Landry III -- signed new contracts.
If you wish to understand more on NFL Free Agency and cap space, we’ve got you covered here.
When does NFL free agency start in 2022?
Top NFL free agents available in 2022
What is the 2022 NFL salary cap?
All teams must work within the league salary cap,which is set at $202.8 million.