Originally Posted by Action
I don't think anyone can give an accurate number. People get paid a lot of money to do these contracts and keep track of them...and Agents get paid a lot to accept the contracts. I really doubt any joe schmoe can just accurately calculate a team's cap space.
Giving an estimate is the only thing you can do.
It's not rocket science. All the info is publicly available. This spreadsheet is the most accurate one available, because it includes draft picks.
The only thing I'm still trying to figure out is why spotrac shows a -$3.125M 2014 cap adjustment and overthecap does not.