Alshon Jeffery is the NFL’s best free-agent wide receiver in 2017. Unlike the top players at other marquee positions, Jeffery will hit the open market, as his current team, the Bears, are unlikely to franchise tag him for a second consecutive year.
With several teams in desperate need of a No. 1 wideout — and both willing and able to spend for him — there’s a good chance Jeffery has played his last down in Chicago.
Teams also will be willing to look past Jeffery’s durability concerns and love he fact that he’s a 6-3, 216-pound gamebreaker who turned only 27 on Valentine’s Day.
But which potential destinations are good matches for Jeffery? Here’s a look at his five best fits.
The Falcons would be wise to take the same approach as Wilson after letting a Super Bowl victory slip away in similar fashion.
Until the Falcons allowed the Patriots to score 25 unanswered points, it was Seattle that had squandered the biggest lead in Super Bowl history.
Atlanta’s collapse also was marked by questionable play-calling from offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, who has since left to become the 49ers’ head coach.
Moawad, though, says Falcons coach Dan Quinn has plenty of Cheap Jerseys And Sunglasses positives he can show his players in the offseason from Super Bowl 51 to help in the healing process.
“Are you going to look at what happened as a lot of really good things Cheap Jerseys Direct Coupon Code that led you to that moment that gave you a chance to really win 95 percent of that game?” Moawad asked. “Or are you going to be defined by the last five percent that you lost?”