Originally Posted by Risen Star
Good idea. In 2003.
Heck in 2003-2005 Charles Woodson fell slowly out of favor with the Raiders and was considered across the league as a malcontent.
When he finally hit the FA market after the 2005 season there was no rush for anyone to sign him -- basically almost no-one wanted him. He didn't want to play for GB and only accepted their offer because nobody else was very interested.