The New England Patriots will have some decisions to make between now and the end of the season.
Nineteen players will see their contracts expire after this season, and many of them are currently playing significant roles as the Patriots prepare for another playoff run and Super Bowl chase.
Some will be back. And some are in their last go-around in Foxboro.
Many of the players will be back without an issue. But there are several that will be looking to hit it big while either re-upping or testing the market, and that's a game the Patriots usually don't like to play.
Whatever the decisions end up being, some won't be decided until the very last moment. Here are 10 of the more interesting upcoming contract situations in New England, with a take on whether they stay put or take their games elsewhere.