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The NFL Free-Agency Frenzy: When Cromartie Has to Be Good Enough

The Jets marry the bridesmaid, Kamerion Wimbley steals money, and Ahmad Bradshaw stays home

Updated: August 2, 2011, 6:35 PM ET
By Bill Barnwell

During the first truly quiet day of free agency, the Panthers made a terrible signing, the Jets paid top dollar for a veteran defender, and the Eagles stared at themselves in the mirror, smug and satisfied, like Patrick Bateman in American Psycho. And the Raiders, well, the Raiders gave out the sort of contract that causes lockouts to happen.

In short, everyone just did what everyone does.

One thing was clear: The speculation period on franchise-changers has ended. Front offices ...

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