With just a short of amount of time to get under the NFL salary cap, there are still 7 teams that must figure out a way to get out of the Red.
Here are the bottom 7 with the amount over in parentheses:
Raiders ($17.3 million)
Steelers ($11.5 million)
Texans ($8.5 million)
Vikings ($5.6 million)
Lions ($5 million)
Cowboys ($3.7 million)
It really makes you wonder what in the world the Oakland Raiders are doing.
Of course with the bad comes the good. There are 11 teams that have more than $20 million in cap room, which despite the common belief, they don’t have to spend this season. The mandatory spending goes into effect 2013.
The savers are: