Freeney Rumors - Let's see how high we can raise expectations!

This came from the Sacramento Bee through Rotoworld.  This article in general is interesting, but why not throw out something about potentially getting a stud like Dwight Freeney.  Of course, gatling put it best when he said the Colts would tag Freeney before losing him to free agency.

Nolan said he isn't solely interested in bringing in household names.

"I would rather have a big, tough mean, ornery, smart son of a gun that gets eight sacks and stuffs the run than a guy that gets 14 and gets his bonus," he said.

Asked if that means the 49ers aren't interested in Indianapolis sack master Dwight Freeney, a possible free agent in March, Nolan said: "He's on the list. Put him in this environment and maybe he becomes the (team player). Maybe not, but he's a good player."

I could definitely see Freeney or Nate Clements causing the biggest stir as free agent options.  Either would make a HUGE impact on this team and definitely alter first round draft strategy.  It's gonna be a fun few months coming up.

***EDITOR'S NOTE*** - CONSIDER THIS AN OPEN THREAD FOR THE PLAYOFF GAMES TODAY.

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