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Breaking down the Cards' salary cap: Running backs

2/10/2015

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Teams have less than a month to get their top 51 salaries under the 2015 salary cap, which has yet to be determined, by March 10, when the new league year begins.

The Arizona Cardinals' top 51 salaries are currently worth $148.9 million, with four players -- Larry Fitzgerald, Patrick Peterson, Calais Campbell and Carson Palmer -- eating up 45.4 percent of that sum.

Over the course of 11 days, the Cardinals’ salary-cap situation will be broken down here by position.

Stepfan Taylor

Cap hit: $635,125

Final season under contract: 2016

Cash value: $585,000

Notes: The Cardinals would save just $534,875 if Taylor were to be released in 2015.

Andre Ellington

Cap hit: $610,966

Final season under contract: 2016

Cash value: $585,000

Robert Hughes

Cap hit: $585,000

Final season under contract:2015

Cash value: $585,000

Notes: Hughes, who'll be a restricted free agent after next season, did not receive a signing bonus in 2014.

Kerwynn Williams

Cap hit: $510,000

Final season under contract: 2015

Cash value: $510,000

Notes: Williams earned $98,824 in 2014.

Marion Grice

Cap hit: $510,000

Final season under contract: 2015

Cash value: $510,000

Notes: Grice will earn $164,118 more in 2015 than he did in 2014.

Currently not signed for 2015: Jonathan Dwyer