Originally posted on SteelerAddicts  |  Last updated 7/3/12
Something interesting, at least I think so, when it comes to the NFL salary cap status of all NFL teams as they head into training camp in a few weeks now; how close just is everyone to the cap? When you look at the Steelers, Bengals, Browns, and Ravens it’s easy to tell just why two teams have been doing it right and why the other two teams have been doing it wrong. Now before we get into the figures, yes the Bengals and Browns have both had good drafts the last few years and there is cause for optimism in their continued improvement. However the previous bad drafts, poor free agency moves, and just general head scratching managerial decisions of the past reassure you that the true top front offices run their teams in a manner that is condusive to annual success.  The following excerpt from an article on NFL.com shows the available cap space for all teams currently. For the AFC North you can see that the Cleveland Browns and Cincinnati Bengals are in the top 5 in terms of available space.
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