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Rams Free Agents 2012: Brandon Lloyd Headlines List Of 21 Unrestricted Free Agents

The St. Louis Rams are a team in flux from the top down, and they are tied with the New York Giants for the most unrestricted free agents of any franchise in the NFL with 21.

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The St. Louis Rams suffered through a 2-14 season, with new head coach Jeff Fisher and the No. 2 overall pick in the 2012 NFL Draft, the Rams are hoping they can turn things around quickly. The NFL's 2012 free agency period will be instrumental in how the Rams approach the draft and how the structure of their team will look heading into next season. There are plenty of players the organization has to make decisions on during the off-season. Six players qualify has exclusive rights free agents, two more fit under the restricted free-agent umbrella, and the team is tied with the New York Giants for the most unrestricted free agents of any franchise in the NFL with 21.

Wide receiver Brandon Lloyd played well after being traded to the Rams during the season, but he is set to become an unrestricted free agent and has spoken previously about following Josh McDaniels, who is slated to be the offensive coordinator for the New England Patriots in the upcoming year. Outside of Lloyd, others like CB Justin King, QB A.J. Feeley, RB Cadillac Williams and WR Mark Clayton are also unrestricted. The difficult part comes in trying to decipher which players offer valuable depth, and which players may have contributed to an objectively terrible season in 2011-12.

Here is the full list of impending Bears free agents, courtesy of Mac's Football Blog.

lusive Rights Free Agents (6)
QB Tom Brandstater
WR Dominique Curry
DT Jermelle Cudjo
OL Bryan Mattison
FB Brit Miller
S Darian Stewart

Restricted Free Agents (2)
DE C.J. Ah You
WR Danny Amendola

Unrestricted Free Agents (21)
QB Kellen Clemens
QB A.J. Feeley
RB Jerious Norwood
RB Cadillac Williams
WR Mark Clayton
WR Brandon Lloyd
TE Billy Bajema
TE Stephen Spach
OL Jacob Bell
OL Adam Goldberg
OL Mark LeVoir
OL Tony Wragge
DT Gary Gibson
LB Chris Chamberlain
LB Bryan Kehl
LB Brady Poppinga
CB Al Harris
CB Rod Hood
CB Justin King
S James Butler
P Donnie Jones

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