Every year, NFL teams come to regret signing certain free agents to bad contracts.

This season, for instance, the New England Patriots signed receiver Chad Ochocinco, and the Redskins inked defensive end Stephen Bowen.

Those two deal haven't really worked out for those team, nor the players, thus far.

Who are the potential 2012 NFL free agents that teams should avoid?

New Orleans Saints receiver Robert Meachem

 

Nick Butterworth, of bleacherreport.com, lists 25 players.