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Which AFC South Team Had The Best Offseason?

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NFL: Houston Texans at Jacksonville Jaguars Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

The offseason is dead. Players are kind of playing football. Minor transactions will still be made, but until training camps begin and the Football Outsiders’ Annual pops out, what’s happened has happened. Nothing big will really happen until then.

This is a time for summarizing, digging around the bones, and revisiting the past. The most important thing to summarize is the entire offseason itself. Here is what every team in the AFC South has done this offseason. Below is a very important question to answer: Which AFC South team had the best offseason?

Houston Texans

Released: ILB Brian Cushing, TE C.J. Fiedorowicz, T Derek Newton

Signed: P Shane Lechler, WR Bruce Ellington, CB Johnathan Joseph, DB Corey Moore, LB Brian Peters, OLB Ufomba Kamalu, G Greg Mancz, CB Aaron Colvin, C/G Zach Fulton, G Senio Kelemete, T Seantrel Henderson, CB Johnson Bademosi, S Tyrann Mathieu, WR Sammie Coates, QB Brandon Weeden, QB Stephen Morris, RB Alfred Blue

Drafted: Round 3 (#68) S Justin Reid, Round 3 (#80) T Martinas Rankin, Round 3 (#98) TE Jordan Akins, Round 4 (#103) Keke Coutee, Round 6 (#177) Duke Ejiofor, Round 6 (#211) Jordan Thomas, Round 6 (#214) Peter Kalambayi, Round 7 (#222) CB Jermaine Kelly

Cap Room Remaining: $35,382,089

Indianapolis Colts

Coaching Changes: Named Frank Reich Head Coach, Nick Sirianni Offensive Coordinator, Matt Eberflus Defensive Coordinator, and Bubba Ventrone Special Teams Coach

Released: DT Johnathan Hankins (DT)

Signed: K Adam Vinatieri, LB Tyrell Adams, DE Denico Autry, TE Eric Ebron, WR Ryan Grant, C/G Matt Slauson, T/G Jack Mewhort, RB Christine Michael

Drafted: Round 1 (#6) G Quenton Nelson, Round 2 (#36) LB Darius Leonard, Round 2 (#37) G Braden Smith, Round 2 (#32) DE Tyquan Lewis, Round 4 (#104) RB Nyheim Hines, Round 5 (#159) WR Daurice Fountain, Round 6 (#185) WR Deon Cain, Round 7 (#221) LB Matthew AdamsRound 7 (#235) LB Zaire Franklin

Cap Room Remaining: $52,050,050

Jacksonville Jaguars

Released: RB Chris Ivory, TE Marcedes Lewis, WR Allen Hurns, P Brad Nortman, WR Jaelen Strong

Signed: CB D.J. Hayden, TE Niles Paul, G Andrew Norwell, S Cody Davis, WR Donte Moncrief, WR Marqise Lee, TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins

Drafted: Round 1 (#29) DT Taven Bryan, Round 2 (#61) WR DJ Clark, Round 3 (#93) Ronnie Harrison, Round 4 (#129) T Will Richardson, Round 6 (#203) QB Tanner Lee, Round 7 (#230) Leon Jacobs, Round 7 (#247) P Logan Cooke

Trades: Acquired QB Cody Kessler for a 2019 conditional seventh-round selection

Cap Room Remaining: $20,303,954

Tennessee Titans

Coaching Changes: Named Mike Vrabel Head Coach, Dean Pees Defensive Coordinator, Matt LaFleur Offensive Coordinator, and Craig Aukerman Special Teams Coach

Released: QB Matt Cassel, RB DeMarco Murray, S Da’Norris Searcy, WR Eric Weems, DT Karl Klug, NT Sylvester Williams

Signed: CB Malcolm Butler, DE DaQuan Jones, RB Dion Lewis, G Josh Kline, QB Blaine Gabbert, G Xavier Su’a-Filo, G Quinton Spain, LB Will Compton, WR Michael Campanaro, DL Bennie Logan

Drafted: Round 1 (#22) LB Rashaan Evans, Round 2 (#41) OLB Harold Landry, Round 5 (#152) Dane Cruikshank, Round 6 (#199) Luke Falk

Cap Room Remaining: $35,517,770


Which AFC South Team Had The Best Offseason?

This poll is closed

  • 53%
    Houston Texans
    (344 votes)
  • 11%
    Indianapolis Colts
    (75 votes)
  • 18%
    Jacksonville Jaguars
    (118 votes)
  • 16%
    Tennessee Titans
    (108 votes)
645 votes total Vote Now

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