Chris Williams

Guard Age: 29 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#14 overall), 2008 College: Vanderbilt Agent(s): SportsTrust Advisors
  • Current Contract

    Chris Williams signed a 4 year, $13,150,000 contract with the Buffalo Bills, including a $3,500,000 signing bonus, $3,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,287,500. In 2015, Williams will earn a base salary of $1,875,000, a roster bonus of $500,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000. Williams has a cap hit of $3,350,000 while his dead money value is $3,125,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $13,150,000
    Signing Bonus $3,500,000
    Average Salary $3,287,500
    Guaranteed $3,500,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year 28 $1,425,000 $875,000 - $100,000 $2,400,000 $3,600,000
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $1,875,000 $875,000 $500,000 $100,000 $3,350,000 $3,125,000
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $2,450,000 $875,000 $250,000 $100,000 $3,675,000 $1,750,000
    2017 Contract details by year 31 $2,500,000 $875,000 $250,000 $100,000 $3,725,000 $875,000
    2018 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $500,000
    • 2016-17 Roster Bonus: $250,000
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $100,000

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2013 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2013 Player contract details by year $222,588 - - $222,588
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 $500,000 $1,126,000 - - $4,452,000 - $6,373,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - - - - - - $385,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $740,000 - - - - - - $740,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,095,250 - - - - - - $1,095,250
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - - - - - - $1,250,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $925,000 $451,154 - - - - - $1,376,154
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $222,588 - - - - - - $222,588
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,425,000 $3,500,000 - $100,000 - - - $5,025,000
    7 seasons $6,337,838 $4,451,154 $1,126,000 $100,000 - $4,452,000 - $16,466,992
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,875,000 - $500,000 $100,000 - - - $2,475,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,450,000 - $250,000 $100,000 - - - $2,800,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - $250,000 $100,000 - - - $2,850,000
    $13,162,838 $4,451,154 $2,126,000 $400,000 - $4,452,000 - $24,591,992
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    01/04/2013 Player contract details by year Late Hit $7,875 for late hit against Seattle
    - $7,875
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Chris Williams ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($3,350,000) Rank
    NFL: #367
    Buffalo Bills: #15
    Guard: #19

    Total Cash ($2,475,000) Rank
    NFL: #482
    Guard: #27

    Average Annual ($3,287,500) Rank
    NFL: #391
    Guard: #24