As the 2013 NFL playoffs approach, the 2014 free-agency picture begins to become more clear. There are a fair amount of big-name players who are set to hit the open market once the season ends. Many of them will be grossly overpaid.
Once free agency begins each year, there are always a handful of teams that are willing to spend big money to get a player who could become a catalyst for success for the franchise.
Some of these gambles have worked out, and others have been nothing more than salary-cap detriments.
2014 will be no different.
Let's run down the list of players who could possibly enter the free-agent market in 2014 and come away with some lucrative contracts.