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Eagles cutting Trent Cole gives Philadelphia over $40 million in salary cap room

Even more money.

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

Earlier on Tuesday the Eagles released veteran cornerback Cary Williams to give the team over $30 million in cap room. Well if you thought that was a lot of money, think again: the team now has over $40 million following the (unofficial) release of veteran linebacker Trent Cole.

While the extra money is nice for the team moving forward, it comes at the cost of losing a veteran player and opening up yet another hole on the roster.

Here are some reactions to the move, including one from Cole himself: