Originally Posted by Agamemnon
That's really not true when you realize only ~8 million of his ~13 million cap space is going to be freed up by cutting him. But Bowlen will save around 5 million this year if it makes you feel better.
Bowlen "saves" the salary he doesn't have to pay Doom, which is $12 million this coming season. That's the cash part. The cap savings is $13.62 million less $4.87 million in dead money for a net of $8.75 million.