Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle Age: 26 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#3 overall), 2011 College: Alabama Agent(s): Todd France (Five Star Athlete Management)
  • Current Contract

    Marcell Dareus signed a 6 year, $96,574,118 contract with the Buffalo Bills, including a $25,000,000 signing bonus, $60,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $16,095,686. In 2016, Dareus will earn a base salary of $7,900,000, a signing bonus of $7,000,000 and a workout bonus of $250,000. Dareus has a cap hit of $14,550,000 while his dead money value is $34,900,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $96,574,118
    Signing Bonus $25,000,000
    Average Salary $16,095,686
    Guaranteed $60,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year 25 $2,823,530 $5,000,000 - - - $7,823,530 $42,900,000
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $7,900,000 $5,000,000 - $1,400,000 $250,000 $14,550,000 $34,900,000
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $9,750,000 $5,000,000 - $1,400,000 $250,000 $16,400,000 $19,200,000
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $9,925,000 $5,000,000 - $1,400,000 $250,000 $16,575,000 $14,200,000
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $9,335,000 $5,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,400,000 $250,000 $17,985,000 $7,800,000
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $12,350,000 - $2,000,000 $1,400,000 $250,000 $16,000,000 $1,400,000
    2021 Contract details by year 31 $12,400,000 - $2,000,000 - $250,000 $14,650,000 -
    2022 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $42.9M initially guaranteed (Signing bonus + 2015 base salary + 2016 base salary + 2016 option bonus)
    • Signing Bonus: $25M (due 12/1/2015)
    • 2016 Option Bonus: $7M
    • $9.75M 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed on 3/11/2016
    • $2.35M of the 2018 salary becomes fully guaranteed on the 3rd league day of 2016
    • Additional $5M of 2018 salary becomes fully guaranteed on the 3rd league day of 2017
    • 2019-21 Roster Bonus: $2M (due 3rd league day of each year)
    • 1st Team All Pro Base Salary Escalator: $250,000

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2015Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $20,407,301
    Signing Bonus $13,341,672
    Average Salary $5,101,825
    Guaranteed $20,407,301
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 21 $375,000 $3,335,418 - $3,710,418 -
    2012 22 $1,302,605 $3,335,418 - $4,638,023 -
    2013 23 $2,230,210 $3,335,418 - $5,565,628 $12,058,860
    2014 24 $3,157,814 $3,335,418 - $6,493,232 $6,493,232
    2015 25 $7,585,882 - - $7,585,882 $7,585,882
    2016 Free agent year 26 UFA  
    • Fully guaranteed
    • Signing Bonus: $13.34 million
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $13,341,672 - - - - - $13,716,672
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,302,605 - - - - - - $1,302,605
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,230,210 - - - - - - $2,230,210
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,157,814 - - - - - - $3,157,814
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,823,530 $25,000,000 - - - - - $27,823,530
    5 seasons $9,889,159 $38,341,672 - - - - - $48,230,831
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,900,000 - - $250,000 - $7,000,000 - $15,150,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $9,750,000 - - $250,000 - - - $10,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $9,925,000 - - $250,000 - - - $10,175,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $9,335,000 - $2,000,000 $250,000 - - - $11,585,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $12,350,000 - $2,000,000 $250,000 - - - $14,600,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $12,400,000 - $2,000,000 $250,000 - - - $14,650,000
    $71,549,159 $38,341,672 $6,000,000 $1,500,000 - $7,000,000 - $124,390,831
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    05/21/2015 Player contract details by year Substance Abuse 1 game $176,470 Substance Abuse
    $1 $176,470
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Marcell Dareus ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($14,550,000) Rank
    NFL: #32
    Buffalo Bills: #2
    Defensive Tackle: #2

    Total Cash ($15,150,000) Rank
    NFL: #20
    Defensive Tackle: #2

    Average Annual ($16,095,686) Rank
    NFL: #22
    Defensive Tackle: #2
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Marcell Dareus's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Week 17 Rating: 1.4
    • AAV: $16,095,686
    • Free Agent: 2022

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 58.9
    • Points/Game: 3.93
    • Points/Snap: 0


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2015 15 15 755 2 51 38 13
    2014 15 15 678 9 49 35 14 1
    2013 16 14 824 7 71 45 26 1
    2012 16 16 787 5.5 39 26 13
    2011 16 15 5.5 43 32 11
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    • NFL Rank: 0

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Marcell Dareus's Calculated Market Value

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