Fox: Brooks is NFL’s No. 7 remaining free agent

Published: June 30th, 2009
By Bucs Beat

Former Bucs linebacker Derrick Brooks remains unclaimed as he seeks to continue his NFL career this fall, but there is no shortage of well-known names lingering through summer as unsigned free agents.

FOXsports.com has a slideshow ranking its top 10 unsigned free agents, and the 35-year-old Brooks is just No. 7 on the list, yet ahead of Colts receiver Marvin Harrison.

"He received next to no interest as of last week, but murmurs have begun around the Giants after an injury to starter Michael Boley," the site writes about Brooks.

There are no other NFC South players in the 10 named by FOX, and Ravens linebacker Terrell Suggs is No. 1 in the rankings.

-- Greg Auman, Times staff writer