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FBO salary analysis: AFC West

Which Broncos, Chiefs, Raiders and Chargers have the biggest cap hits to live up to?

Updated: July 30, 2010, 11:02 AM ET
By J.I. Halsell | Football Outsiders
Matt CasselKirby Lee/Image of Sport/US PresswireMatt Cassel will have to prove he has what it takes to be a franchise QB in Todd Haley's offense.

Football Outsiders completes a two-week look at the salary cap of each NFL team, division-by-division, with the AFC West. We tell you which player is under the greatest pressure to live up to his salary cap number and the most important player whose contract is up after 2010.


Denver Broncos

2010 Team Salary: $103,746,442
2010 Dead Money: $1,429,958
Player with Highest Team Salary Number: Champ Bailey, CB ($15,395,000)