Packers still have eighth-most cap space

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Now that the contracts B.J. Raji and Letroy Guion signed last week have been factored in, we can update the Green Bay Packers' salary-cap situation.

According to the latest figures, they still have $17.255 million in available space.

That ranks as the eighth-most unused cap space in the NFL.

Here are the top-10 teams in terms of available cap room, according to ESPN Stats & Information salary data:

One note on the one-year deal Raji signed last week: It also includs a roster bonus of up to $1 million in the form of weekly bonuses of $62,500 per game active, which for cap purposes makes the deal worth $2.75 million. It also contains another $1.25 million in incentives that include playing time, playoff and Pro Bowl bonuses. For cap purposes, those are considered not likely to be earned incentives and therefore won't immediately be charged against the Packers' cap.

The Packers don't have a lot of other moves to make that would eat up a significant amount of cap space. If they bring back cornerback Jarrett Bush or fullback John Kuhn, they will be at low-price deals. Last season, Kuhn returned on a one-year, $1.03 million contract.

They also will need around $5 million to sign their rookies (draft picks and free agents).