Embed This Tyrod Taylor

Quarterback Age: 28 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 6 (#180 overall), 2011 College: Virginia Tech Agent(s): Adisa Bakari ()
  • Current Contract

    Tyrod Taylor signed a 2 year, $30,500,000 contract with the Buffalo Bills, including a $7,000,000 signing bonus, $15,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $15,250,000. In 2018, Taylor will earn a base salary of $10,000,000 and a roster bonus of $6,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $18,080,000 and a dead cap value of $8,640,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $30,500,000
    Signing Bonus $7,000,000
    Average Salary $15,250,000
    Total Guarantees $15,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $15,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $7,500,000 $2,213,334 - $9,713,334 $18,353,334 $14,500,000($14,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $18,353,3342017 Cap Savings: $-8,640,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $9,853,3342017 Cap Savings: $-140,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $10,713,3342018 Dead Cap: $7,640,0002017 Cap Savings: $-1,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $2,213,3342018 Dead Cap: $7,640,0002017 Cap Savings: $7,500,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 1 yr, $14,500,000; $8,640,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 28 $10,000,000 $2,080,000 $6,000,000 $18,080,000 $8,640,000 $16,000,000($30,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $8,640,0002018 Cap Savings: $9,440,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $7,640,0002018 Cap Savings: $10,440,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $3,080,0002019 Dead Cap: $5,560,0002018 Cap Savings: $15,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $2,080,0002019 Dead Cap: $5,560,0002018 Cap Savings: $16,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 29 - $2,080,000 - $2,080,000 $5,560,000 -($30,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $5,560,0002019 Cap Savings: $-3,480,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $5,560,0002019 Cap Savings: $-3,480,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $2,080,0002020 Dead Cap: $3,480,0002019 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $2,080,0002020 Dead Cap: $3,480,0002019 Cap Savings: $0
    2020 Contract details by year 30 - $2,080,000 - $2,080,000 $3,480,000 -($30,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $3,480,0002020 Cap Savings: $-1,400,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $3,480,0002020 Cap Savings: $-1,400,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $2,080,0002021 Dead Cap: $1,400,0002020 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $2,080,0002021 Dead Cap: $1,400,0002020 Cap Savings: $0
    2021 Contract details by year 31 - $1,400,000 - $1,400,000 $1,400,000 -($30,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: $1,400,0002021 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: $1,400,0002021 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: $1,400,0002022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: $1,400,0002022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $0
    2019 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $15.5M fully guaranteed at signing (signing bonus +2017 salary + $1M of 2018 roster bonus)
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $6M (due 3/16/2018, $1M fully guaranteed at signing)
    • 2019-21 years automatically void if on the roster at the end of the 2018 league year
    • Annual Incentves: $2M
      Divisional Playoff Round: $500,000
      AFC Champ Game: $1M
      Super Bowl: $2M 
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2021

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $90,000,000
    Signing Bonus $3,400,000
    Average Salary $18,000,000
    Guaranteed $9,500,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2016 26 $2,600,000 $813,333 $3,500,000 - $6,240 $6,919,573 $9,772,907
    2017 27 $12,000,000 $813,334 - $3,100,000 - $15,913,334 $2,853,334
    2018 28 $13,000,000 $680,000 - $3,100,000 - $16,780,000 -
    2019 29 $13,600,000 $680,000 - $3,100,000 - $17,380,000 -
    2020 30 $13,850,000 $680,000 - $3,100,000 - $17,630,000 -
    2021 31 $14,550,000 - - $3,100,000 - $17,650,000 -
    2022 Free agent year 32 UFA  
    • $9.5 million guaranteed at signing (2016 base + signing bonus + 2016 roster bonus)
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $3.5M
    • 2017 Option: $15.5M Option Bonus & $12M base salary & $3.25M of his 2018 salary fully guarantee on 3/11/2017
    • Remaining $9.75M of 2018 salary becomes fully guaranteed on the 3rd league day of 2018
    • Annual Bonus: $250,000 (50% playing time in the Super Bowl)
    • 2018-2021 Incentive: $500,000 (pased on pass/rush yards & touchdowns)
    • Additional $3M incentive available
    Source: Mike Rodak
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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 $105,308 - - - - - $480,308
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 - - - - - - $465,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - - - - - $555,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $645,000 - - - - - - $645,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $750,000 $400,000 - - - - - $1,150,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,600,000 $3,400,000 $3,500,000 $6,240 - - - $9,506,240
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 $7,000,000 - - - - - $14,500,000
    7 seasons $12,890,000 $10,905,308 $3,500,000 $6,240 - - - $27,301,548
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - $6,000,000 - - - - $16,000,000
    $22,890,000 $10,905,308 $9,500,000 $6,240 - - - $43,301,548
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Cmp Pass TD Pass INT Pass Rating Rush Att Rush Yds Rush TD Fum Prod Pts
    2017 15 15 14 931 0.882 420 263 62.6 2799 10.6 14 4 89.18 84 427 4 4 222.66
    2016 15 15 15 969 0.911 437 270 61.8 3023 11.2 17 6 89.64 95 580 6 4 270.92
    2015 14 14 14 923 0.859 380 242 63.7 3035 12.5 20 6 99.4 104 568 4 9 270.6
    2014 16 1 6 0.006 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 -3 0 0 -0.3
    2013 16 3 21 0.018 5 1 20 2 2 0 1 0 8 64 0 0 5.08
    2012 16 7 92 0.084 29 17 58.6 179 10.5 0 1 62.28 14 73 1 0 18.46
    2011 16 3 1 1 100 18 18 0 0 118.75 1 2 0 0 0.92