The Jets have a mess with their salary cap but have a plan to get under the cap.
Manish Mehta of the New York Daily News reports the Jets will clear $27.7 million of salary cap space as they plan to cut linebacker Bart Scott, outside linebacker Calvin Pace and offensive lineman Jason Smith.
Jets will get under salary cap when they cut LB Bart Scott, OLB Calvin Pace & OL Jason Smith in coming days/wks. Clears $27.7M of space #nyj
— Manish Mehta(@MMehtaNYDN) February 7, 2013