In a poll conducted by USA TODAY Sports, NFL agents reveal their thoughts on NFL teams, general managers and coaches. USA TODAY Sports
USA TODAY Sports NFL columnist Jarrett Bell and NFL reporter Lindsay H. Jones have been polling agents this year to get a sense of how they view the leagueâ€™s teams, executives and its issues, particularly those linked to labor relations and collective bargaining.
A total of 25 agents responded to a series of questions, with some choosing to abstain to certain portions of the survey. But most did provide opinions when asked which teams were most prepared during free agency, which decision-makers commanded the most respect (and the least), and more. Here is what their answers revealed:
(All agents participated under the condition of anonymity due to the sensitivity of the questions.)