Originally Posted by Conkboy
The Cap Value currently stands at around $146mm with those players who are under contract for 2013. Smith counts against that unless we cut him. I believe I read the 2013 Cap is projected to be around $124mm so we have about $4.5mm in carryover from last year and need to cut out around $20mm... Smith will make up $12mm of that. That leaves $8mm to go just to get us in line and does not account for the rookie pool or building our roster back up to full!
All you're doing is adding Smith's $12M in for 2013. And then deleting it. Status quo.
The Jets had no intention of keeping Smith past 2012.