Embed This Andy Dalton

Quarterback Age: 29 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#35 overall), 2011 College: Texas Christian Agent(s): Jeff Nalley (Select Sports Group)
  • Current Contract

    Andy Dalton signed a 6 year, $96,000,000 contract with the Cincinnati Bengals, including a $12,000,000 signing bonus, $17,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $16,000,000. In 2017, Dalton will earn a base salary of $13,100,000 and a workout bonus of $200,000, while carrying a cap hit of $15,700,000 and a dead cap value of $4,800,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $96,000,000
    Signing Bonus $12,000,000
    Average Salary $16,000,000
    Total Guarantees $17,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $17,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2014 Contract details by year 26 $986,027 $2,973,036 $5,100,000 - $9,059,063 $17,573,036 $18,086,027($18,086,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: $17,573,0362014 Cap Savings: $-8,513,973 Pre-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: $17,573,0362014 Cap Savings: $-8,513,973 Post-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $17,573,0362014 Cap Savings: $9,059,063 Post-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $17,573,0362014 Cap Savings: $9,059,063
    2015 Contract details by year 27 $3,000,000 $2,400,000 $4,000,000 $200,000 $9,600,000 $13,800,000 $7,200,000($25,286,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $13,800,0002015 Cap Savings: $-4,200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $13,800,0002015 Cap Savings: $-4,200,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $6,600,0002016 Dead Cap: $7,200,0002015 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $6,600,0002016 Dead Cap: $7,200,0002015 Cap Savings: $3,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 28 $10,500,000 $2,400,000 - $200,000 $13,100,000 $17,900,000 $10,700,000($35,986,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $17,900,0002016 Cap Savings: $-4,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $7,200,0002016 Cap Savings: $5,900,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $13,100,0002017 Dead Cap: $4,800,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002017 Dead Cap: $4,800,0002016 Cap Savings: $10,700,000
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $13,100,000 $2,400,000 - $200,000 $15,700,000 $4,800,000 $13,300,000($49,286,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $4,800,0002017 Cap Savings: $10,900,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $4,800,0002017 Cap Savings: $10,900,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002018 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $13,300,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002018 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $13,300,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 4 yr, $49,286,027; $2,400,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 30 $13,700,000 $2,400,000 - $200,000 $16,300,000 $2,400,000 $13,900,000($63,186,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002018 Cap Savings: $13,900,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002018 Cap Savings: $13,900,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $13,900,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $13,900,000
    2019 Contract details by year 31 $16,000,000 - - $200,000 $16,200,000 - $16,200,000($79,386,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: -2019 Cap Savings: $16,200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: -2019 Cap Savings: $16,200,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: -2020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $16,200,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: -2020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $16,200,000
    2020 Contract details by year 32 $17,500,000 - - $200,000 $17,700,000 - $17,700,000($97,086,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: -2020 Cap Savings: $17,700,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: -2020 Cap Savings: $17,700,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: -2021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $17,700,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: -2021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $17,700,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2014 Roster Bonus: $5 million (paid 8/7/2014)
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $4 million (due 3rd day of 2015 league year)
    • 2016-2020 Workout Bonus: $200,000
    • $1M per subsequent year if he plays in 80% of the snaps & reaches the divisional playoff
    • $500,000 per subsequent year if he plays in 80% of the snaps & reaches the conference title
    • $1.5M per subsequent year if he plays in 80% of the snaps & reaches the Super Bowl

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $5,214,198
    Signing Bonus $2,292,144
    Average Salary $1,303,550
    Guaranteed $4,028,171
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 23 $375,000 $573,036 - $948,036 -
    2012 24 $612,009 $573,036 - $1,185,045 -
    2013 25 $749,018 $573,036 $100,000 $1,422,054 $1,895,090
    2014 26 $986,027 $573,036 $100,000 $1,659,063 $573,036
    2015 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • Signing Bonus: $2.29 million
    • 2013-14 Reporting 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
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $2,292,144 - - - - - $2,667,144
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $612,009 - - - - - - $612,009
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $749,018 - - $100,000 - - - $849,018
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $986,027 $12,000,000 $5,100,000 - - - - $18,086,027
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - $4,000,000 $200,000 - - - $7,200,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $10,500,000 - - $200,000 - - - $10,700,000
    6 seasons $16,222,054 $14,292,144 $9,100,000 $500,000 - - - $40,114,198
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $13,100,000 - - $200,000 - - - $13,300,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $13,700,000 - - $200,000 - - - $13,900,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $200,000 - - - $16,200,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $17,500,000 - - $200,000 - - - $17,700,000
    $76,522,054 $14,292,144 $9,100,000 $1,300,000 - - - $101,214,198
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Andy Dalton ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($15,700,000) Rank
    NFL: #29
    Cincinnati Bengals: #1
    Quarterback: #19

    Total Cash ($13,300,000) Rank
    NFL: #52
    Quarterback: #17

    Average Annual ($16,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #32
    Quarterback: #20
  • Similar Players

    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 AAV
    Alex Smith, KC
    Similarity Score: 92.26%
    15 15 15 917 0.896 489 328 67.1 3502 10.7 15 8 91.23 48 134 5 7 $3,250,000
    Russell Wilson, SEA
    Similarity Score: 88.94%
    16 16 16 1008 0.948 546 353 64.7 4219 12 21 11 92.58 72 259 1 8 $21,900,000
    Matthew Stafford, DET
    Similarity Score: 87.23%
    16 16 16 1037 1 594 388 65.3 4327 11.2 24 10 93.32 37 207 2 3 $17,666,667
    Sam Bradford, MIN
    Similarity Score: 84.09%
    16 15 15 979 0.93 552 395 71.6 3877 9.8 20 5 99.28 20 53 0 10 $18,000,000
    Joe Flacco, BAL
    Similarity Score: 77.87%
    16 16 16 1111 0.98 672 436 64.9 4317 9.9 20 15 83.54 21 58 2 5 $20,100,000
     

    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
    2016 16 16 16 1085 0.998 563 364 64.7 4206 11.6 18 8 91.83 46 184 4 9 260.64
    2015 13 13 13 802 0.757 386 255 66.1 3250 12.7 25 7 106.25 57 142 3 6 244.2
    2014 16 16 16 1031 0.971 482 309 64.1 3398 11 19 17 83.32 60 169 4 3 224.62
    2013 16 16 16 1117 0.987 586 363 61.9 4296 11.8 33 20 88.8 61 183 2 4 288.14
    2012 16 16 16 1027 0.972 528 329 62.3 3669 11.2 27 16 87.38 47 120 4 4 250.76
    2011 16 16 16 516 300 58.1 3398 11.3 20 13 80.39 37 152 1 4 207.12
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • QB Rank: #20

    Comparable Players

    The first step in evaluating is to identify players of the same position, with similar playing time/opportunity, who signed a contract around Dalton's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Dalton statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing.

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    Andy Dalton's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

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