Originally Posted by ChampionTexan
Actually, it accounts for the top 51 salaries. The 53 man cap doesn't kick in until the regular season starts. At that time, in addition to the additional 2 roster spots, the salary cap will also apply to any players on IR and all practice squad salaries.
All I mean is that we can start the season right now with enough players and under the cap.
We can sign all of our draft picks and will still be under the cap.