Archive for March, 2015

Falcons are $23.78 million under the cap

Posted: March 14, 2015 in Uncategorized

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Now, the Falcons don't have to worry about Adrian Clayborn sacking Matt Ryan. He was signed ton a one-year "make good" $4.5 million deal. (Associated Press). Now, the Falcons don’t have to worry about Adrian Clayborn sacking Matt Ryan. He was signed ton a one-year “make good” $4.5 million deal. (Associated Press).

FLOWERY BRANCH – After the latest round of deals, the Falcons are $23,780,200 million under the salary cap, according to NFLPA documents.

The Falcons have 63 players under contract, with a $2,845,290 previous year carryover, cap number $122,468,615, and cap room of $23,780,200, according to NFLPA documents.

A lot of fans what to know why the Falcons have been so prudent during free agency with their cap space.  Columnist Jeff Schultz talked to coach Dan Quinn and general manager Thomas Dimitroff and they are “confident” in their approach. 

The Falcons signed linebacker Brooks Reed to a five-year deal worth $22 million.

Linebacker Justin Durant signed a three-year deal, possibly worth $10.8 million through incentives.

Offensive lineman Mike Person signed a three-year deal worth $4.1…

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