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2023 NFL Free Agency, Live Updates: AFC East

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Miami Dolphins TE Mike Gesicki running the route

A year after receiving the franchise tag from the Dolphins, tight end Mike Gesicki is an unrestricted free agent. Gesicki has 231 receptions and 18 touchdowns in five seasons.

The AFC East began the 2023 free agency/offseason period with one of the game’s most respected defensive minds deciding to step down. A couple of former Denver Broncos head coaches have found new homes within the division. We will the chart the transactions, so come back as this is a live document.

AFC East

New England Patriots

Offensive free agents

  • RB Damien Harris (Agreed to terms with Patriots)
  • QB Brian Hoyer (released)
  • WR Nelson Agholor (Agreed to terms with Ravens)
  • WR Jakobi Meyers (Agreed to terms with Raiders)
  • OT Isaiah Wynn
  • OT Marcus Cannon
  • C James Ferentz
  • PK Quinn Nordin (released)

Defensive free agents

  • S Devin McCourty (retired)
  • CB Jonathan Jones (re-signed)
  • S Jabrill Peppers (re-signed)
  • S Cody Davis (re-signed)
  • CB Joejuan Williams (Agreed to terms with Vikings)
  • LB Raekwon McMillan (re-signed)
  • LB Mack Wilson (re-signed)
  • DT Carl Davis (re-signed)
  • P Jake Bailey (released)
  • LS Joe Cardona (re-signed)
The Patriots re-signed S Devin McCourty to a one-year deal in 2022, but the 34-year old veteran retired this offseason.

2023 Free Agency report/Other Notes:

  • Agreed to terms on a one-year extension with WR Matthew Slater and two-year extension with Conor McDermott
  • Released PK Quinn Nordin, OL Hayden Howerton, P Jake Bailey, QB Brian Hoyer (Raiders)
  • S Devin McCourty announced his retirement
  • Traded TE Jonnu Smith to the Atlanta Falcons for a 2023 seventh-round pick
  • Re-signed CB Jonathan Jones on a two-year deal, S Jabrill Peppers on a two-year deal, S Cody Davis on a one-year deal, LB Raekwon McMillan to a one-year deal, LB Mack Wilson on a one-year deal, LS Joe Cardona on a one-year deal, DT Carl Davis on a one-year deal
  • Signed CB Jalen Mills to a one-year deal
  • Placed one-year RFA tenders on DB Myles Bryant, OT Yodny Cajuste
  • Agreed to terms with OT Riley Reiff (Panthers), WR JuJu Smith-Schuster (Chiefs) on a three-year deal, LB Chris Board (Lions) on a two-year deal, RB James Robinson (Jets) on a two-year deal, TE Mike Gesicki (Dolphins), QB Trace McSorley (Cardinals) on a one-year deal, P Corliss Waitman (Broncos)
  • Lost WR Jakobi Meyers (Raiders), WR Nelson Agholor (Ravens), S Devin McCourty (retired), CB Joejuan Williams (Vikings), RB Damien Harris (Patriots)

Buffalo Bills

Offensive free agents

  • QB Case Keenum (Agreed to terms with Texans)
  • RB Devin Singletary (Agreed to terms with Texans)
  • RB-Ret Taiwan Jones
  • WR Jamison Crowder (Agreed to terms with Giants)
  • WR Jake Kumerow
  • WR Isaiah McKenzie (released and signed with Colts)
  • TE Tommy Sweeney (Agreed to terms with Giants)
  • OG Greg Van Roten
  • OG Rodger Saffold
  • OL Bobby Hart
  • OT Justin Murray
  • OT David Quessenberry (re-signed)

Defensive free agents

  • DE Jordan Phillips (re-signed)
  • DE Shaq Lawson (re-signed)
  • LB Tyler Matakevich (re-signed)
  • LB Tremaine Edmunds (Agreed to terms with Bears)
  • LB A.J. Klein (re-signed)
  • DB Cam Lewis (re-signed)
  • S Dean Marlowe
  • S Jaquan Johnson (Agreed to terms with Raiders)
  • S Jordan Poyer (re-signed)
  • P Sam Martin (re-signed)

2023 Free Agency report/Other Notes:

  • Defensive coordinator Leslie Frazier decided to step down for the 2023 season to take a year away from football
  • Agreed to terms on a two-year extension with LB Matt Milano, S Zayne Anderson and one-year extension with OG Ike Boettger
  • Re-signed S Jordan Poyer on a two-year deal, P Sam Martin on a three-year deal, LB Tyler Matakevich on a one-year deal, RFA CB Cam Lewis on a one-year deal, LB Tyrel Dodson, LB A.J. Klein on a one-year deal, DE Shaq Lawson on a one-year deal, DE Jordan Phillips on a one-year deal, OG Kevin Jarvis on a one-year deal, OT David Quessenberry on a one-year deal
  • Released Isaiah McKenzie (Colts)
  • Placed a RFA tender on CB Dane Jackson
  • Agreed to terms with OG Connor McGovern (Cowboys) on a three-year deal, WR Deonte Harty (Saints), WR Trent Sherfield (Dolphins) on a one-year deal, RB Damien Harris (Patriots) on a one-year deal, S Taylor Rapp (Rams) on a one-year deal
  • WR Stefon Diggs restructured his contract
  • Lost QB Case Keenum (Texans), LB Tremaine Edmunds (Bears), WR Jamison Crowder (Giants), S Jaquan Johnson (Raiders)

Miami Dolphins

Offensive free agents

  • RB Raheem Mostert (re-signed)
  • RB Jeff Wilson (re-signed)
  • RB Myles Gaskin (re-signed)
  • QB Teddy Bridgewater
  • WR Trent Sherfield (Agreed to terms with Bills)
  • WR River Cracraft (re-signed)
  • TE Mike Gesicki (Agreed to terms with Patriots)
  • TE Adam Shaheen
  • OT Eric Fisher
  • OT Greg Little
  • OT Brandon Shell
  • OT Geron Christian (re-signed)
  • OG Michael Deiter (Agreed to terms with Texans)

Defensive free agents

  • DT John Jenkins (Agreed to terms with Raiders)
  • DE Trey Flowers
  • OLB Melvin Ingram
  • LB Andrew Van Ginkel (re-signed)
  • LB Duke Riley (re-signed)
  • LB Elandon Roberts
  • LB Sam Eguavoen
  • S Eric Rowe (Agreed to terms with Panthers)
  • S Clayton Fejedelem
  • CB Justin Bethel (re-signed)
  • CB Nik Needham
  • P Thomas Morstead (Agreed to terms with Jets)

2023 Free Agency report/Other Notes:

  • Agreed to terms with former Denver Broncos coach Vic Fangio to be its defensive coordinator
  • Hired former Los Angeles Chargers defensive coordinator Renaldo Hill as its secondary coach/passing game coordinator
  • Traded TE Hunter Long and a 2023 third-round pick (77th overall) to the Los Angeles Rams for CB Jalen Ramsey
  • Exercised the fifth-year option on QB Tua Tagavailoa
  • Signed TE Durham Smythe to a two-year extension and RB Salvon Ahmed to a one-year extension
  • CB Byron Jones announced his retirement and the team designated him a Post June 1 release
  • Reportedly agreed to terms with QB Mike White (Jets), LB David Long (Titans), S Deshon Elliott (Lions), TE Eric Saubert (Broncos), OL Dan Feeney (Jets), WR Braxton Berrios (Jets), WR Chosen Anderson (Cardinals), OLB Malik Reed (Broncos) on a one-year deal, P Jake Bailey (Patriots), TE Eric Saubert (Broncos) on a one-year deal
  • Re-signed RB Raheem Mostert on a two-year deal, RB Jeff Wilson on a two-year deal, RB Myles Gaskin on a one-year deal, LB Duke Riley to a two-year deal, LB Andrew Van Ginkel on a one-year deal, OT Kendall Lamm, DB Justin Bethel, OT Geron Christian, WR River Cracraft
  • Lost TE Mike Gesicki (Patriots), WR Trent Sherfield (Bills), P Thomas Morstead (Jets), CB Eric Rowe (Panthers), DT John Jenkins (Raiders), OG Michael Deiter (Texans)

New York Jets

Offensive free agents

  • RB Ty Johnson (re-signed)
  • RB James Robinson (Agreed to terms with Patriots)
  • FB Nick Bawden (re-signed)
  • OL Dan Feeney (Agreed to terms with Dolphins)
  • OG Nate Herbig
  • OL Mike Remmers
  • OL Dru Samia (released)
  • OT Cedric Ogbuehi (re-signed)
  • OT George Fant
  • QB Joe Flacco 
  • QB Mike White (Agreed to terms with Dolphins)
  • WR Braxton Berrios (released and agreed to terms with Dolphins )
  • PK Greg Zuerlein (re-signed)

Defensive free agents

  • DE Nathan Shepherd (Agreed to terms with Saints)
  • DE Solomon Thomas (re-signed)
  • DE Vinny Curry
  • DT Isaiah Mack
  • DT Sheldon Rankins (Agreed to terms with Texans)
  • S Lamarcus Joyner
  • OLB Marcell Harris
  • LB Kwon Alexander
  • LB Quincy Williams (re-signed)

2023 Free Agency report/Other Notes:

  • Agreed to terms with former Denver Broncos head coach Nathaniel Hackett to be its offensive coordinator
  • Hired former Tennessee Titans offensive coordinator Todd Downing to be its passing game coordinator
  • CB DJ Reed, TE Tyler Conklin and OG Laken Tomlinson agreed to restructure their contracts
  • Placed a one-year RFA tender on OLB Bryce Huff
  • Released WR Braxton Berrios (Agreed to terms with Dolphins), OL Dru Samia
  • Traded a 2023 third-round pick (74th overall) and WR Elijah Moore to the Cleveland Browns for a 2023 second-round pick (42nd overall)
  • Agreed to terms with WR Allen Lazard (Packers) on a four-year deal, OG Wes Schweitzer (Commanders), OL Trystan Colon-Castillo (Ravens), WR Mecole Hardman (Chiefs), DT Quinton Jefferson (Seahawks), QB Tim Doyle (Bears) on a one-year deal, P Thomas Morstead (Dolphins)
  • Re-signed LB Quincy Williams on a three-year deal, DE Soloman Thomas on a one-year deal, PK Greg Zuerlein, RB Ty Johnson on a one-year deal, OT Cedric Ogbuehi on a one-year deal, FB Nick Bawden on a one-year deal, OL Adam Pankey on a one-year deal
  • Lost QB Mike White (Dolphins), OG Dan Feeney (Dolphins), DT Khalen Saunders (Saints), DT Sheldon Rankins (Texans), RB James Robinson (Patriots)

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