Thread: Salary Cap: $64.3M Upper Limit for '11-'12
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06-20-2011, 06:45 PM
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Originally Posted by 68MGQR10 View Post
Now, what does this 5% "growth factor" help with? Inflation? Giving more teams breathing room?
The 5% bump is applied to the midpoint which results in a higher upper limit. The upper limit would not be $64M without the 5% bump. The midpoint plus 5% is the new midpoint. Add $8M and there is the upper limit. There is a $16M gap between the upper limit and lower limit(floor).

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