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2012 Contract Year Players / 2013 Free Agents

Contract Year Player: A player whose NFL contract is ending this season. The general consensus is that the nfl players in contract year will perform better since their next contract is dependant on them having a productive season. From our Fantasy Football Dictionary

Money is generally considered one of the great motivators. That fact isn't lost on fantasy football owners. It's the reason players entering the final year of their contracts get a longer look than they normally would on draft day. Read our Contract Year Player Research.

The following players are currently slated to be 2013 NFL free agents, and therefore are classifed as 2012 contract year players.

Name Team Age Yrs
Exp.
Rank
Michael Bennett SEA 28 3 #36
Alan Branch BUF 29 5  
Desmond Bryant CLE 28 3  
Robert Geathers CIN 30 8  
William Hayes STL 28 4  
Ricky Jean-Francois IND 27 3  
Jason Jones DET 27 4  
Tony McDaniel SEA 29 6  
Anthony Spencer DAL 30 5 #14
Ronald Talley ARI      
Osi Umenyiora ATL 32 9 #23

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