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NFL Free Agency: News on top potential Tennessee Titans

News on some names Tennessee might be interested in.

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY Sports

With nothing new coming out on what the Tennessee Titans are going to do in free agency, here is a look at some of the buzz some of the potential fits for the Titans.

Dallas Cowboys re-sign OT Doug Free.

Doug Free was one of the top potential free agent offensive linemen heading into this draft, but he signed a big contract to stay with the Cowboys last night. Tennessee could use the player they saw over the last two years, but don't forget that Free was not a great right tackle for most of his career.

In 2011 Free was the 51st ranked tackle in the NFL according to PFF, and he followed that up by being the 68th ranked tackle in the league the year after. To put that ranking in perspective, Michael Oher ranked higher than Free in both of those years.

Free was very good these past two years, but as the Titans have seen with Andy Levitre, offensive line production is hard to reproduce after hitting free agency. In the end it may be better for everyone that Free didn't hit the market.

Suh to San Diego?

This morning NFL.com reported that the San Diego Chargers would be making a run at Ndamukong Suh.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p>Intriguing team preparing to make a run at <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Lions?src=hash">#Lions</a> DT Ndamukong Suh: The <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Chargers?src=hash">#Chargers</a>. Wow.</p>&mdash; Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) <a href="https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/574246187005440002">March 7, 2015</a></blockquote>
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With the Chargers joining the cavalcade of teams attempting to sign Suh, he is really getting a chance to pick where he wants to play. If it is all about money and brand, it does help that the Miami Dolphins have been dumping cap as quickly as they can. The Titans would be wise to go after Suh, but it could be a lengthy process and unless they can get him to come to Nashville, their time might be better spent elsewhere.

While Suh is a game changing player, focusing on the crown jewel of free agency early in free agency has left a lot of teams empty handed in the past. With that in mind, the Titans can't end up overpaying for mediocre free agents again this year.

Titans signing their own.

While the Titans are trying to sign their own free agents back, they (understandably) are going to gauge free agent interest, according to Jim Wyatt of the Tennessean:

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Titans?src=hash">#Titans</a> still hoping to sign some of their own - Morgan, Klug, Kern and Succop - but agents for those players will be able to gauge value</p>&mdash; Jim Wyatt (@jwyattsports) <a href="https://twitter.com/jwyattsports/status/574245882926776322">March 7, 2015</a></blockquote>
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One minor plus side, Wyatt also said that RFA Beau Brinkley is working on a multi-year deal to rejoin the Titans.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" lang="en"><p><a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/Titans?src=hash">#Titans</a> also working toward getting a multi-year deal done with LS Beau Brinkley, who&#39;s a restricted free agent</p>&mdash; Jim Wyatt (@jwyattsports) <a href="https://twitter.com/jwyattsports/status/574254318049714176">March 7, 2015</a></blockquote>
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