Editor's note: Over the next month, CSNCalifornia.com Sharks Insider Kevin Kurz and Postgame Live reporter Brodie Brazil will evaluate the 2011-12 performance of each player on the roster.
A primer on the Raiders, their free agents and free agents to whom they've been linked:Raiders' unrestricted free agentsSS Tyvon Branch (FRANCHISE TAGGED, worth 6.212 million)RB Michael B
The NFL's new year begins at 1 p.m.
The Giants expect former top prospect Angel Villalona, who was arrested in the Dominican Republic in 2009 on a murder charge, to report to spring training on time, according to a report.Villalona,
The 49ers have exclusive negotiating rights for another six weeks with each of their players who do not have contracts for next season.On March 13 at 1 p.m., free agency is scheduled to begin.