Originally Posted by Texian
The Texans in 2013 are only utilizing about 85-88% of the actual fully allotted salary cap because they've restructured so many contracts in recent years past. (mortgaged the future) The other 12-15% has been borrowed from future years.
Would you happen to know the number for the other NFL teams? Preferably the Patriots & Steelers since many think that is the definition of long term cap management.
But I'd also wonder what the number is for the Ravens (who damn near dumped their whole team), the Packers, & the 49ers.