While the initial seismic event and ensuing aftershocks of the NFL free-agent period have come and gone with eyes turning toward next month's draft, there are still many available players who can be key contributors in 2014.
Every year, the free-agent market features bargains in April and beyond, and 2014 is no different. The eight players on this list are proof.
Some of them are former stars in search of past glory, while others must overcome the injury bug in order to play their part. But they share one thing in common: the ability to contribute next season.
Here are eight available NFL free agents who can still be 2014 key contributors.