Matt Balasavage

Ravens' salary cap update

Ravens' salary cap update

Now that the regular season has started, the accounting changes for NFL teams.

During the offseason, the salary-cap space is calculated by just counting the top 51 salary-cap figures.

During the regular season, the 53-man roster, reserve lists and practice squad are how the league counts the salary cap.

So, the Ravens are now $1.477 million under the NFL salary cap limit of $120.6 million after cutting offensive tackle Bryant McKinnie's salary to $2.2 million from $3.3 million for a new cap figure of $3.202 million down from $4.2 million. The Ravens carried over $5.831 million in cap room from last year.

The top 10 salary cap figures on the roster are outside...