Newsday's Bob Glauber goes the extra yard for the inside scoop on the NFL.
Only 8 franchise tags used
All 32 teams have the option to use the franchise tag on a designated player - all but assuring that player would be with his respective team for at least the 2013 season - but only eight teams opted to use it.
The Giants and Jets opted not to.
Here's a look at who used the tag:
* The Bills used it on ball-hawking safety Jairus Byrd.
* The Bengals...