By: Michael Ginnitti
As the 2012 NFL season winds down, rumors are quickly spreading about quarterbacks that potentially have overstayed their welcome. This brings into question the reality of getting out of a player’s current contract by way of release, and just how much of a financial hit the team will take. This hit is referred to as “dead money”.
Spotrac breaks down the current dead money value for each starting quarterback in the NFL in 2012, and our assessment of how things may work out in the end.