Originally written on Steelers Depot  |  Last updated 2/28/13

DENVER - NOVEMBER 09: Quarterback Ben Roethlisberger #7 of the Pittsburgh Steelers directs the offense against the Denver Broncos during NFL action at Invesco Field at Mile High on November 9, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. The Steelers defeated the Broncos 28-10. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)
As expected, the Pittsburgh Steelers restructured the contract of quarterback Ben Roethlisberger on Thursday and the result of that now puts them under the estimated $123 million cap number. Roethlisberger is believed to have had $9 million of his $11.6 million base salary turned into a signing bonus via the restructure which would clear $6 million in cap space for 2013. Roethlisberger's 2013 cap charge should now be be $13,595,000 after the restructure. His 2014 and 2015 cap charges should be $18,895,000 and $18,395,000 respectively. In the last three days the Steelers have now cleared Read more [...]
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