After a highly active legal tampering period, the NFL officially rang in the new league year on Wednesday and it had no shortage of fireworks as free agency officially kicked off.
The Cincinnati Bengals made their big splash by solidifying the offensive line, inking former Chiefs star tackle Orlando Brown to a contract. Meanwhile, the Eagles and Bills were surprisingly able to retain their two star defensive backs as they’re set to bring back Darius Slay and Jordan Poyer. Of course, arguably the biggest news of the day came from Aaron Rodgers, who stated his intention to play for the New York Jets next season. Now, we simply need to wait for that trade to come down. There are still a number of shoes to drop, including the status of Lamar Jackson, who was officially able to speak with teams at the start of the new league year.
As we continue in free agency on Thursday, here’s a rundown of what you need to know:
We got you covered during this free agent period. In our live blog below, you’ll see every important rumor and signing that goes down over this stretch. So, strap in because this is going to be a fascinating few weeks.