One last thought on Pittsburgh Steelers restricted free agent wide receiver Emmanuel Sanders, who is visiting the New England Patriots today. I forgot to talk about Sanders' own displacement cost of $1.323 million, which is the original round tender that he is currently wearing.
That $1.323 million essentially becomes free money should Sanders sign an offer sheet with the Patriots. In other words, it clears that much cap room, minus displacement of course, or can be accounted for in the amount of cap room that the Steelers need to match the offer sheet.
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