Will Cardinals absorb Fitz's 2015 cap hit? 

February, 8, 2014
One of the bigger pieces of news this week was the restructuring of Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald's contract. Because of a restructure that operates in such a way to avoid a sizable 2014 cap hit, the Cardinals will be better positioned to sign key free agents this offseason. Read more here on the exact breakdown but the takeaway point is this: The same overall cap number for Fitzgerald's $120 million contract remains the same, but the 2014 number is lower while the cap hit for 2015-18 increased. Specifically, Fitzgerald's 2015 cap hit will reportedly be $23.6 million, which could force the Cards to make tough decisions--just farther in the future