We're now almost through the first six days of free agency.
At the moment, there are just six teams left who haven't either signed, agreed to a deal with or traded for a player from another roster.
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My cauliflower-ear-in-vain tells me one's Carolina. Throw in Atlanta, Green Bay, Indianapolis, Pittsburgh and San Diego.
Not a bad neighborhood. Combined 2008 record of the Lonely Hearts Club? How about 61-35 (.635), and that's dragged down by the Packers 6-10. Not too shabby.
Atlanta's settled back into their preferred mode, after last year's needed influx of talent. Green Bay gave its coaches the weekend off, not willing to participate in the economic stimulus. The last three on the list are perhaps the most stable and successful in the league over the last half-decade.
That's not to say that those teams don't need help, or wouldn't pursue some if they had more money available. Carolina would do a few things, if they could.
But look at how those six have spent their money lately, contrast it with the Drunken Sailors of the Potomac, and tell me which is the better plan.