When he says he expects it, does he mean "I've already talked to them?"
"I think you start at where Freeney is and work your way down, not from Clements and work up," said Shavers, who expects interest from the Philadelphia Eagles, New Orleans Saints and possibly Dallas Cowboys. He said the Patriots remain a serious contender to re-sign Samuel.
Just to sum up the the entire article... Someone is going to pay Asante Samuel a lot of money.