According to Jason Cole of B/R, free agent G Kevin Zeitler appears to be choosing between either the Saints or the Browns as his next team. Cole adds that the Jaguars are appear to be out of the mix for him as of now.
Jason Cole of B/R is reporting that the market for free agent G Kevin Zeitler has primarily consisted of the Jaguars, Colts and Browns. Cole adds that Zeitler will set the market for rest of the guard class.
We’ve also seen the Saints connected to Zeitler in recent days.
Zeitler, 26, was taken in the first round of the 2012 NFL draft out of Wisconsin. He played out the final year of his four-year, $7.544 million rookie contract when the Bengals elected to pick up his fifth-year option last year.
Zeitler made a base salary of $8.01 million for the 2016 season and is now in position to be one of the best available free agents in this year’s market.
In 2016, Zeitler appeared in all 16 games for the Bengals and was rated by Pro Football Focus as the No. 7 guard out of 72 qualifying players.
We have him featured in our Top 100 – 2017 Free Agents list.