Here's a running thread to discuss announcements on franchise tags. The Cardinals have kicked things off by tagging Chandler Jones, which will put Calais Campbell on the open market.
2 p.m. Eastern: Arizona has tagged Chandler Jones.
2 p.m. Eastern: Carolina has tagged Kawann Short.
4 p.m. Eastern: Pittsburgh has tagged Le'Veon Bell (exclusive).
5:25 p.m. Eastern: New York Giants will tag Jason Pierre-Paul.
8:45 p.m. Eastern: Los Angeles Chargers will in fact tag Melvin Ingram.
1:30 p.m. Eastern Tuesday: Washington has tagged Kirk Cousins (exclusive).
Noon Eastern Wednesday: Los Angeles Rams tag Trumaine Johnson
Chicago will apparently not tag Alshon Jeffrey, allowing him to go elsewhere. Kansas City has re-signed Eric Berry, so he will not be tagged, but reports say they will not tag Dontari Poe instead.
Thanks a lot, Dak Prescott. Now more people will think the fourth round is still a gold mine for quarterbacks, but the data says otherwise. The update to our quarterback draft study for 1994-2016 shows little has changed: finding a good QB is really hard.