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1994-2018: Year-by-year Salary Cap

EddieNYG : 3/7/2018 2:26 pm

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05/06 jump  
Joey from GlenCove : 3/7/2018 2:36 pm : link
17%... why?
RE: 05/06 jump  
YAJ2112 : 3/7/2018 2:48 pm : link
In comment 13853490 Joey from GlenCove said:
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17%... why?


New TV deal started in 2006
I have read  
djstat : 3/7/2018 2:52 pm : link
Multiple times the deal the players turned down in February 2011 was better then the deal the players settled on. De Smith is a joke
Salary Cap Explained  
BigBlueinChicago : 3/7/2018 4:17 pm : link
NFL revenue taken in (this case 2017): $12,340,800,000.00

Owner cut off top: $1,000,000,000

Remainder: $11,340,800,000.00

50% Owners/50% Players: $5,670,400,000.00

Divided by 32 teams: $177,200,000.00

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A poster asked last week why the salary cap can't just simply be increased to allow teams to sign players up for deals on their team. The cap is calculated by the revenues the league takes in for the year.

RE: Salary Cap Explained  
DonQuixote : 3/7/2018 4:46 pm : link
In comment 13853720 BigBlueinChicago said:
Quote:
NFL revenue taken in (this case 2017): $12,340,800,000.00

Owner cut off top: $1,000,000,000

Remainder: $11,340,800,000.00

50% Owners/50% Players: $5,670,400,000.00

Divided by 32 teams: $177,200,000.00

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A poster asked last week why the salary cap can't just simply be increased to allow teams to sign players up for deals on their team. The cap is calculated by the revenues the league takes in for the year.


+ Excellent post
RE: Salary Cap Explained  
jpkmets : 3/7/2018 4:57 pm : link
In comment 13853720 BigBlueinChicago said:
Quote:
NFL revenue taken in (this case 2017): $12,340,800,000.00

Owner cut off top: $1,000,000,000

Remainder: $11,340,800,000.00

50% Owners/50% Players: $5,670,400,000.00

Divided by 32 teams: $177,200,000.00

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A poster asked last week why the salary cap can't just simply be increased to allow teams to sign players up for deals on their team. The cap is calculated by the revenues the league takes in for the year.


Thanks for the succinct explanation of the cap. Never understood the calculation mechanics quite so well.

Appreciate it!
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