Two weeks ago the NFL announced it was docking the Cowboys $10 million and the Redskins a whopping $36 million for maliciously circumventing the non-salary cap year of 2010.
A person familiar with the decision tells The Associated Press that the $46 million in total salary cap reductions for the Redskins and Cowboys will go to other teams.
The Cowboys will lose $10 million in salary cap space that can be stretched over the next two years because of violations for front-loading contracts during the 2010 uncapped year,
Officials from the NBA and players’ association will meet Wednesday, less than a week after three days of talks with a federal mediator couldn’t produce a deal to end the lockout, a person with knowledge of the plans said.
The Dallas Cowboys have decided to release several high-priced players. The moves will save the Cowboys about $16.6 million in salary cap room.