Embed This Chandler Jones

Outside Linebacker Age: 27 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#21 overall), 2012 College: Syracuse Agent(s): Joe Panos (LMM Sports Management LLC)



  • Current Contract

    Chandler Jones signed a 5 year, $82,500,000 contract with the Arizona Cardinals, including a $15,000,000 signing bonus, $51,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $16,500,000. In 2017, Jones will earn a base salary of $7,000,000 and a signing bonus of $15,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $10,000,000 and a dead cap value of $31,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $82,500,000
    Signing Bonus $15,000,000
    Average Salary $16,500,000
    Total Guarantees $51,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $31,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $7,000,000 $3,000,000 $10,000,000 $31,000,000 $22,000,000($22,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $31,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $-21,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $15,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $-5,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $19,000,0002018 Dead Cap: $12,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $-9,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002018 Dead Cap: $12,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $7,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $12,500,000 $3,000,000 $15,500,000 $21,000,000 $12,500,000($34,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $21,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $-5,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $12,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $3,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $12,000,0002019 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $3,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002019 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $12,500,000
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $16,500,000 $3,000,000 $19,500,000 $20,500,000 $16,500,000($51,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $20,500,0002019 Cap Savings: $-1,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $10,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $14,500,0002020 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002020 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $16,500,000

    Potential Out: 2020, 3 yr, $51,000,000; $6,000,000 dead cap

    2020 Contract details by year 30 $16,000,000 $3,000,000 $19,000,000 $6,000,000 $16,000,000($67,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002020 Cap Savings: $13,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002020 Cap Savings: $13,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002021 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002020 Cap Savings: $16,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002021 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002020 Cap Savings: $16,000,000
    2021 Contract details by year 31 $15,500,000 $3,000,000 $18,500,000 $3,000,000 $15,500,000($82,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002021 Cap Savings: $15,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002021 Cap Savings: $15,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $15,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $15,500,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $31M fully guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2017 salary + $9M of 2018 salary)
    • Remaining $3.5M of 2018 salary + $11.5M of 2019 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2018
    • Remaining $5M of 2019 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2019
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2017-2017Franchise Tag

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $14,550,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $14,550,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2017 27 $14,550,000 - - $14,550,000 -
    2018 Free agent year 28 UFA  
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $4,384,364 - - - - - $4,774,364
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $761,522 - - - - - - $761,522
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,133,045 - - - - - - $1,133,045
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,504,568 - - - - - - $1,504,568
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,799,000 - - - - - - $7,799,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 $15,000,000 - - - - - $22,000,000
    6 seasons $18,588,135 $19,384,364 - - - - - $37,972,499
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 - - - - - - $12,500,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $16,500,000 - - - - - - $16,500,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - - - - - $16,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $15,500,000 - - - - - - $15,500,000
    $79,088,135 $19,384,364 - - - - - $98,472,499
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/16/2016, $12,154

      Excessive group celebration against New England (NE)


    • Player contract details by year 09/12/2014, $16,537

      Roughing the Passer against Ryan Tannehill (MIA)


    • Player contract details by year 09/20/2013, $17,750

      Roughing Jets QB Geno Smith with hit to the head/neck area


    • TOTAL: $46,441

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Chandler Jones ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 5 5 5 333 0.979 5 21 16 5 1
    2016 16 16 16 938 0.873 11 49 38 11 4
    2015 15 15 15 863 0.788 12.5 44 31 13 4 1
    2014 10 10 8 568 0.524 6 43 30 13 2
    2013 16 16 16 1125 0.981 11.5 79 40 39 1
    2012 14 14 13 732 0.669 6 45 24 21 3