The following is a list of free agents in the game:
-Former WWE wrestler Brock Lesnar appears in the game as a free agent. Lesnar was cut by the Vikings before press time. -Eddie George appears as a free agent and went unsigned by a team at press time. -Wide receiver Tim Brown appears in the game as a free agent after retiring at press time. -Former cover athlete Dorsey Levens appears as a free agent. -Former cover athlete Garrison Hearst appears as a free agent. -Jeff George appears as a free agent in the game. -Chris Chandler appears as a free agent in the game. -NFL Europe Quarterbacks Bruce Eugene, and Brock Berlin appear as free agents and members of the NFL Europe teams in the game. -Ty Law appears as a free agent in the game after the Patriots won a Super Bowl without him and Law was released. -Tedy Bruschi appears as a free agent before he re-joined the Patriots at the midway point of the season. -CFL Quarterback Ricky Ray appears as a free agent. -Winnipeg Blue Bombers Receiver Terrence Edwards appears as a free agent. -Winnipeg Blue Bombers Linebacker Ike Charlton appears as a free agent cornerback. -Winnipeg Blue Bombers Quarterback Kliff Kingsbury appears as a free agent. -Winnipeg Blue Bombers Quarterback Ryan Dinwiddie appears in NFLE in this game. -Mark Fields, a former linebacker for the Carolina Panthers appears as a free agent and was cut by the team.