Quote Originally Posted by steeler_fan_in_t.o.
Quote Originally Posted by Slapstick
I think that cap hit is mistaken...

Colon got a $6 million bonus on a five year contract...that pro-rates at $1.2 million per year...

That leaves $4.8 mil...unless Colon's cap it is more than $9 million, the Steelers won't save anywhere near $4.5 million...
They can save $4.5M in 2012 if they are willing to roll $3.6M of cap hit into 2013.

I don't see them doing this, I don't remember them ever doing this in the past, but it is possible.
simmons??