ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter noted recently that the Baltimore Ravens will be about $16 million over the salary cap if they franchise Joe Flacco (assuming the financial break via Ray Lewis' retirment). With that in mind, they may have some difficult roster decisions to make this offseason.
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Cutler Benching Prelude To Trade?
NFL Insider Mark Dominik explains how the Chicago Bears could convert QB Jay Cutler's salary and why the decision to bench Cutler and keep him healthy will pay off down the road if Chicago decides to cut or trade Cutler.
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