EXCLUSIVE CONTENT Get ESPN+ Derek Carr best fits: NFL teams that could sign QB in free agency
Derek Carr could be the first quarterback to hit this offseason. His release from the Raiders in mid-February left him a street free agent who could sign with any team at any time. The release allows him to make a leap in the market and negotiate/sign with teams before looming free agents like Jimmy Garoppolo, Daniel Jones and Jacoby Brisset have a chance to do so.
Which is great for Carr because right now there is a lot of teams that need quarterback help. Teams in New York, Indianapolis…hell, the entire NFC South will be looking for free agents, a draft and every other possible option to find a starting quarterback for 2023.
So where should he go? Well, I’m glad you asked. Below is a list of potential destinations with pros and cons, and – I PROMISE – in no particular order. In addition to the actual wage caps for each team, we also came up with an idea of what kind of deal Carr could get in the current market:
Go to command:
Jets | Panthers | Texans
Saints | Bucks | Falcons | Colts
Commanders | 49ers | Titans