It just depends on what Gruden’s vision for the future of the position is.

Norwell, an undrafted free agent who was great in Carolina, became the highest-paid guard in the league with his five-year, $66.5 million deal from Jacksonville that includes $30 million guaranteed. He reset the market for the position again after the Browns’ Kevin Zeitler did it last year.

Nelson is just two years removed from leading the NFL in touchdown receptions, but he also has a lengthy injury history and will turn 33 in May.

There are some younger receivers hitting free agency who could help the Raiders’ offense bounce back this year, but it’s a deep draft class of quality wide receivers, and Oakland could go for someone like James Washington out of Oklahoma State, who’s projected as a second-rounder.

Dallas drafted Jaylon Smith in the second round of the 2016 draft in part to replace Hitchens, although Smith ended up not being ready until the 2017 campaign.

It’s a reset button that was going to have to be hit eventually, and now the Seahawks are officially Russell Wilson’s team.

The Seahawks are just getting started. While the offseason has been busy so far, free agency still doesn’t start until Mar. 14. Between there and the NFL Draft, Seattle is going to be quite busy trying to make sure they don’t miss a beat on defense, meaning they’ll be players in free agency and on the hunt during the draft. Ndamukong Suh was already sighted in Seattle the day news broke that the Dolphins would cut him.

After taking the MLB world by storm, and even getting his own fan section at Yankee Stadium, Judge is taking it slow this offseason. He also has competition for fan support because the only guy who hit more home runs than him last year, Giancarlo Stanton (59), is now his teammate.

I feel like we’re right on the schedule progression we set up after the surgery, Judge said. With that, the games that matter are in April. So if I miss a couple games, which I probably will, early in the spring, I’d rather miss those games than miss games starting at the end of March or early April. So we’re on the right track and everything is working out the way it’s supposed to.
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