Trading players whose contracts carry little to no dead money is easier. Trading players who do have dead money is also easier when the salary cap is higher.
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Will the wheeling and dealing happen again next offseason? We’ll see. But people in the league see plenty of reasons for the increase in trade volume.
The Jets gave Christian Hackenberg plenty of chances to win the starting job this month, and he flopped each and every time. So Josh McCown was named the starter, despite attempting just four passes the entire preseason. Yeah, it’s going to be that kind of year for the Jets.
The Eagles at least have their franchise QB set, with Carson Wentz expected to sit this one out. Backup Nick Foles is dealing with an elbow injury, so we should see plenty of Matt McGloin and Dane Evans in this game. Philadelphia starts the regular season on the road with two away games against Washington and the Kansas City Chiefs.
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