In a span of 48 hours, the free agent edge rusher market thinned considerably.
The Panthers re-signed Mario Addison to a three-year deal on Sunday. On Monday, the Arizona Cardinals announced that they’ll use the franchise tag on Chandler Jones, and the New York Giants notified their top pending free agent, Jason Pierre-Paul, that he’ll get franchised, according to multiple reports.
The Los Angeles Chargers also reportedly used the tag to keep Melvin Ingram off the open market.
Assuming that the ageless James Harrison re-signs with the Pittsburgh Steelers -- and that’s the reported plan...