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Franchise and transition player designations were announced for the 2019 NFL free agency signing period, which begins at 4 p.m. ET on March 13. Teams may designate one “franchise” player or one “transition” player among its veteran free agents.
The salary offer by a player’s club determines whether the franchise player designation is exclusive or non-exclusive.
Six players were designated as non-exclusive franchise players for the 2019 season. The signing period for franchise players begins at 4 p.m. ET on March 13 and ends at 4 p.m. ET on Nov. 12.
|Atlanta Falcons||Grady Jarrett||DT|
|Dallas Cowboys||Demarcus Lawrence||DE|
|Houston Texans||Jadeveon Clowney||LB|
|Kansas City Chiefs||Dee Ford||LB|
|San Francisco 49ers||Robbie Gould||K|
|Seattle Seahawks||Frank Clark||DE|
Below are the 2019 Cap Percentage Average (“CPA”) tenders for non-exclusive franchise players: