Originally Posted by pricejj
The Broncos have ~$98M in active contracts. It makes sense that they won't be signing any future UFA's until Manning decides. Manning would feasibly consume the rest of the cap with the payout he would have received in his Indy contract ($28M roster bonus, $16M salary), with $4M leftover to sign draft picks.
Niners have far less than that in space. That doesn't matter.