The list of NFL free agents is about to get longer. This year’s list of NFL free agents is already a long one, and it’s about to get even longer as teams start making roster cuts. Here’s a look at the big names in the AFC who could be packing their bags as teams hit the reset button for 2017.
Victor Cruz doesn't want to end up being a statistic. Cruz was released by the New York Giants on Monday. The good news is that he's been careful about his money since the start of his career. He may not be heading into retirement any time soon, but the wide receiver has been planning for it so that he won't end up broke, the way other players do. It all started with his first NFL paycheck in 2010. "Oh man. I remember holding it up into the light and making sure it was real. Kind of hiding it like is everybody else seeing this?" Cruz said. "It was definitely a moment where I knew things were different and where I had to take care of this and make sure I make this forever and ever and ever and
The New England Patriots capped off their 2016 season with a miraculous victory in Super Bowl LI. To celebrate the incredible win, Patriots head coach Bill Belichick got himself a new boat, which he boastfully named “VII Rings.” The Patriots’ miraculous comeback victory on Feb. 5 marked the fifth Super Bowl win for Belichick as New England’s head coach. He’d also won two Lombardi Trophies with the New York Giants (Super Bowl XXI, XXV) as the team’s defensive coordinator. Belichick’s previous boat, “VI Rings,” was donated to Sail Newport, a non-profit educational organization. The boat had previously been named “V Rings,” but was in need of some updating following the Patriots’ Super Bowl XLIX