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Giants News | New York Giants – ranks top FA defensive linemen

While some of the big names have already been locked up, there is still plenty of talent set to hit the free agency market tomorrow at 4 p.m. ET.


And that is especially true on the defensive line.

Continuing our breakdown of the top free agents by position, here we take a look at the top defensive ends and defensive tackles, according to

"While this year's free-agent market offers scant playmakers on offense, teams in need of a defensive lineman are in luck," Chris Wesseling wrote. "Even with Greg Hardy (Panthers), Brian Orakpo (Redskins) and Jason Worilds (Steelers) removed from the equation, there's still a cornucopia of situational pass rushers and run-stuffing interior linemen."

Below are's top defensive linemen:

Top defensive ends

  1. Michael Johnson, Cincinnati Bengals - VIEW PROFILE
  1. Lamarr Houston, Oakland Raiders - VIEW PROFILE
  1. Michael Bennett, Seattle Seahawks - (re-signed 3/10)
  1. Jared Allen, Minnesota Vikings - VIEW PROFILE
  1. Arthur Jones, Baltimore Ravens

Top defensive tackles

  1. Jason Hatcher, Dallas Cowboys - VIEW PROFILE
  1. Henry Melton, Chicago Bears - VIEW PROFILE
  1. B.J. Raji, Green Bay Packers - VIEW PROFILE
  1. Randy Starks, Miami Dolphins - VIEW PROFILE
  1. Linval Joseph, New York Giants
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