NFL Free Agency: 25 Free Agents to Avoid in 2012

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NFL Free Agency: 25 Free Agents to Avoid in 2012
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With a number of teams already out of the playoff picture, the hype for the 2012 draft is already gathering pace.

For teams set to miss out on the top prize—Stanford's Andrew Luck—free agency could end up being the solution for quick fixes and substantial investment in missing pieces.

For every Julius Peppers acquired in the open market however, there's an Albert Haynesworth lurking around the corner, holding teams to ransom on super-contracts that wreck a franchise's finances for years to come.

With that in mind, here are the top 25 players hitting unrestricted free agency at the end of the season, that come with warning signs slapped on their chests.

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