From Bleacher Report. Check out the entire piece on this link.

Shopping anyone?

With roughly a month to go before the unrestricted free-agency period in the NFL begins, here’s a quick look at which players elevated their game and which perhaps took a step backward when it came to 2013.

Be it a bad season or even a bad stretch, perception can become financial reality rather quickly when it comes to this league.

Here is the customary reminder: All eight of these individuals can be re-signed by their teams before March 11. So before you make up that list, make sure you check it twice.

As usual, we have enlisted the support of Spotrac (subscription required), Pro Football Focus (subscription required) and Pro-Football-Reference.com for financial and statistical assistance.

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