The New England Patriots were trying to get a deal done with Julian Edelman today to keep him in Foxboro. It looks like that won’t happen today and he will be testing the free agent waters:
The #Patriots and WR Julian Edelman couldn’t finalize negotiations and reach a deal. He’ll hit the market, per source. (Come on, Twitter!)
— Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 11, 2014
He could return to the team but he will get to see what he is worth on the open market.