Last updated on December 7, 2013 2:40 PM EDT


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How to Read This Table
When I don't know the date when a roster bonus is due I presume it to have been due on March 12, 2013. I presume that the Patriots will pick up the player's 2013 option bonus so I include the option bonus proration in the total cap amount but until March 12 I do not include the option bonus in the Remaining Signing Bonus amount.
Please note that for some players not all of the listed numbers will add up to their reported cap number.
Salary Cap Information - Braxston Cave
Year Salary Prorated
Signing Bonus
Roster Bonus/
Weight Clause
Reporting Bonus
Workout Bonus Total Cap Figure Cash Received Remaining Guaranteed Money Cap Hit if Cut Cap Savings if Cut or Traded Comments
2013 $118,000 $118,000 $118,000
2014 $420,000 $420,000 $420,000
2015 $510,000 $510,000 $510,000

Braxston Cave Braxston Cave was claimed on waivers by the Patriots on September 1, 2013. He was then waived by the Patriots on September 5, 2013. On September 7th he was signed to the practice squad at a salary of $6,000 per week ($102,000 yearly).

December 7, 2013 update ESPNBoston.Com's Mike Reiss reported that "On Thursday, we passed along word that practice squad cornerback Justin Green was being paid at a rate of $10,000 per week, up from the minimum practice squad standard of $6,000 per week ($170,000 over a full season versus $102,000). He's now joined by defensive tackle Marcus Forston and offensive lineman Braxton Cave, who are also being paid the increased rate of $10,000 per week. Braxston Cave was paid $6,000 for 13 weeks and will be paid $10,000 a week for 4 weeks. The $118,000 is a total of the two amounts.

January 20, 2014 update Braxston was signed to a two-year futures deal on January 20, 2014.

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