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Top-51 rule explained: How much cap space will it really cost to sign the Falcons draft class?

To understand just how much it will cost to sign Atlanta’s draft class, we first have to understand how the NFL’s "top-51 rule" works. Here’s an in-depth explanation of the top-51 rule and how much it will actually cost to sign the Falcons’ rookies.

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