Building a Roster

Take an in-depth look at the success of teams building through free agency as opposed to the NFL draft.


Free Agency vs. Draft

Over the past 5 seasons (2007-2011), building rosters through the draft appears to have had a more positive impact than free agent signings. Teams with less then twenty free agents have a win % approximately 0.101 higher then teams with twenty or more. The graphic indicates the number of free agent signings and each team’s corresponding winning percentage during that period.

  • Highest Win %
  • Most Free Agents
  • Alphabetical
  • By Division

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