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Wednesday 2012 Free Agent Live Thread

Welcome Broncos fans to the second day of NFL Free Agency. Today just might be the day we find out about the futures of Brodrick Bunkley, Paul Soliai, Brendan Meriweather and Peyton Manning. So hang on to your hats and try not to get all strung out with impatience. Go Broncos!

UPDATE: 8:00AM et - CB Eric Wright has reached agreement with Tampa Bay and will sign later today per Adam Schefter

UPDATE: 9:12AM et - Eagles extend DE Trent Cole 4 years per Adam Schefter

UPDATE: 9:43AM et - Lindsay Jones confirms Eddie Royal to Washington unconfirmed. No solid source

UPDATE: 10:03AM et - OG Carl Nicks signs with Tampa Bay for 5-yrs $47.5M per Adam Schefter

UPDATE: 10:41AM et - Jason LaConfora is reporting that 6-4, 355 pound DT Paul Soliai will be visiting the Broncos, despite the Dolphins attempts to resign him. (That would be a huge get for the Broncos, literally and figuratively!)

UPDATE: 10:56AM et - The Detroit Lions give Megatron a MegaPHAT contract extension easily making Calvin Johnson the highest paid receiver - seven-years, $132 million, $60 million in G-Jack.

UPDATE: 10:58AM et - Mike Klis is refuting reports that Dolphins DT Paul Soliai will be visiting Dove valley - "There's a report DT Paul Soliai has visit scheduled with Denver. I'm told no visit has been scheduled" (Klis also said the Broncos had no interest in Peyton Manning...)

UPDATE: 11:23AM et - The back and forth between the local and national media about Paul Soliai continues, with Mike Kils now saying that no meeting has been scheduled .... but it will be - "A visit with Miami DT Paul Soliai has not been scheduled. But it will be soon."

UPDATE: 11:30AM et - If you like to track planes, TitanInsider is saying that Titans owner Bud Adams' private plane is scheduled to leave at 11:16AM ct and travel to Atlanta

UPDATE: 11:56AM et - Jason Cole of Yahoo Sports is reporting that Paul Soliai is considering 2-year and 5-year contract options from the Broncos.

UPDATE: 12:15PM et - Armando Salguero from the Miami Herald reports that Paul Soliai will leave for his visit to the Broncos Wednesday Night - "Paul Soliai scheduled to leave on Broncos visit this eve. Talks w/ Dolphins not where he wants. Team is STILL reserving room for Manning."

UPDATE: 12:22PM et - DE Cory Redding signs 3 year, $10.5M deal with the Colts

UPDATE: 12:27PM et - OT Jared Gaither re-signs with the Chargers for another 4 years

UPDATE: 12:55PM et - TE John Carlson gets 5 year, $25M deal with Minnesota

UPDATE: 1:15PM et - QB Kyle Orton has agreed to a 3 year deal with Dallas

UPDATE: 2:10PM et - Chargers sign OL Jarrett Johnson, formerly of the Ravens

UPDATE: 2:15PM et - Lindsay Jones reports Broncos legend Frank Tripucka would be honored for Peyton Manning to wear #18

UPDATE: 3:07PM et - DT Jonathan Fanene has agreed to a 3 year deal with the Patriots

UPDATE: 3:10PM et - Cleveland CB Mike Adams to visit the Broncos