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Old 01-16-2013, 03:29 PM   #24
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Default Re: Colbert, Steelers FO Allude to Changes on the Way

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Originally Posted by teegre View Post

b) there are conflicting reports about his cap hit. Some say that cutting him would reduce his cap number from $6.5 million to jut $1.5 million (a savings of $5 million). BUT, I have also heard the opposite: cutting him would only save $1.5 million, because he would still cost $5 million against the cap. If it's the prior, then he mihgt indeed be cut (although I don't like it); if it is the latter, then why not just keep him around (it would not save the Steelers that much to cut him).

This is an article from Steelerdepot.com

http://www.steelersdepot.com/2013/01...thin-10-weeks/

I assume, but cannot guarantee its accuracy, but if it is accurate, there is a strong case for cutting James Harrison.
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