AFC East: Free Agency Catchup

Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY Sports

It was another quiet day at Florham Park yesterday as the Jets were unable to strike a deal with any free agents, s what better time to check out what's been happening around the AFC East.

I love SB Nation for a number of reasons, professional journalism, fan perspective is the main one, but the other aspect I love is that we have every single team covered by the people who know them best. We're lucky enough in the AFC East to have four outstanding blogs on SB Nation and thanks to their work, it was extremely easy to put this article together.

So lets dive straight in and look at the New England Patriots. Head over to Pats Pulpit to check in on these guys.

Free Agent Signings

Free Agent Old Team New Team
Brandon Browner Seattle Seahawks New England Patriots
Darrelle Revis Tampa Bay Bucs New England Patriots
Brandon LaFell Carolina Panthers New England Patriots
Julian Edelman New England Patriots

New England Patriots

Free Agent Losses

Free Agent Old Team New Team
Brandon Spikes New England Patriots Buffalo Bills
Aqib Talib New England Patriots Denver Broncos
LeGarrette Blount New England Patriots Unsigned
Isaac Sopoaga New England Patriots Unsigned
Ryan Wendell New England Patriots Unsigned
Steve Gregory New England Patriots Unsigned

Moving over now to the Buffalo Bills, make sure to check them out over at Buffalo Rumblings

Free Agent Signings

Free Agent Old Team New Team
Brandon Spikes New England Patriots Buffalo Bills
Corey Graham Baltimore Ravens Buffalo Bills
Scott Chandler Buffalo Bills Buffalo Bills

Free Agent Losses

Free Agent Old Team New Team
Jairus Byrd Buffalo Bills New Orleans Saints
Alex Carrington Buffalo Bills Unsigned
Arthur Moats Buffalo Bills Unsigned
Kevin Kolb Buffalo Bills Unsigned

Finally we're going to take a stop in Miami to visit the Dolphins. Head over to The Phinsider to check them out

Free Agent Additions

Free Agent Old Team New Team
Branden Albert Kansas City Chiefs Miami Dolphins
Earl Mitchell Houston Texans Miami Dolphins
Louis Delmas Detroit Lions Miami Dolphins
Cortland Finnegan St Louis Rams Miami Dolphins
Randy Starks Miami Dolphins Miami Dolphins

Free Agent Losses

Free Agent Old Team New Team
Paul Soliai Miami Dolphins Atlanta Falcons
Dimitri Patterson Miami Dolphins Unsigned
Richie Incognito Miami Dolphins Unsigned
Dustin Keller Miami Dolphins Unsigned

Obviously all the unsigned free agents could return to their respective teams, however at this time because they are not contracted to their old team, I have listed them under losses. So just keep that in mind when looking at the team and if they have gotten better or worse.

Personally I do quite like what the Patriots have done, brought in two very physical corners and we saw how well that worked with Seattle last year. Buffalo losing Byrd will be a big loss and the Albert addition to the Dolphins is a good one.

At the same time I don't think they have got significantly better than ourselves. The Patriots perhaps have now moved ahead with Revis/Browner and Edelman/LaFell combination. There are still a lot of free agents out their to be had, so it'll be interesting to do this again in a weeks time.

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