James Sanders

Safety Age: 31 Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#133 overall), 2005 College: Fresno State
Player Status: Inactive
  • Current Contract

    James Sanders signed a 1 year, $915,000 contract with the Arizona Cardinals, including an average annual salary of $915,000. In , Sanders will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of . Sanders has a cap hit of while his dead money value is .

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $915,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $915,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2012 Contract details by year 28 $915,000 - - $915,000 -
    2013 Free Agent Year 29 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2011

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $9,000,000
    Signing Bonus $1,800,000
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Guaranteed $1,800,000
    Free Agent: 2012 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2009 25 $620,000 $600,000 $1,200,000 $80,000 $2,500,000 -
    2010 26 $2,300,000 $600,000 - $100,000 $3,000,000 -
    2011 27 $2,800,000 $600,000 - $100,000 $3,500,000 -
    2012 Free agent year 28 UFA  
    • Signing Bonus: $1.8 million
    • 2009 Roster Bonus: $1.2 million
    • 2009 Workout Bonus: $800,000
    • 2010 Workout Bonus: $100,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $230,000 $380,000 - - - - - $610,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $350,000 - - - - - - $350,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $435,000 - - - - - - $435,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $927,000 - - - - - - $927,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $620,000 $1,800,000 $1,200,000 $80,000 - - - $3,700,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,300,000 - - $100,000 - - - $2,400,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,300,000 - - - - - - $1,300,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $915,000 - - - - - - $915,000
    8 seasons $7,077,000 $2,180,000 $1,200,000 $180,000 - - - $10,637,000
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    04/19/2013 Player contract details by year 4 games - Substance Abuse
    $4 -