The NFL franchise tag deadline was Tuesday at 4 p.m. ET and several teams applied the tag to their star players before they could reach free agency.
See the full list of players to receive a franchise tag here.
Check out the latest NFL news and rumors below.
• Eagles quarterback Sam Bradford didn’t receive the franchise tag, but he did reach a two-year, $36 million deal with the team. Of that money, $26 million is guaranteed.
• The Green Bay Packers gave kicker Mason Crosby a new contract for four years, $16 million, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
• The Buffalo Bills announced the release of three players Tuesday, including defensive end Mario Williams. The team saved nearly $13 million by cutting Williams. The other players released were guard Kraig Urbik and running back Boobie Dixon.