Embed This Chris Jones

Punter Age: 27 Exp: 5 Years
Undrafted: 2011, Cowboys College: Carson-Newman
  • Current Contract

    Chris Jones signed a 3 year, $4,200,000 contract with the Dallas Cowboys, including a $750,000 signing bonus, $750,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,400,000. In 2017, Jones will earn a base salary of $1,500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $1,750,000 and a dead cap value of $250,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $4,200,000
    Signing Bonus $750,000
    Average Salary $1,400,000
    Total Guarantees $750,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $750,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 25 $750,000 $250,000 $1,000,000 $750,000 $1,500,000($1,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $750,0002015 Cap Savings: $250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $750,0002015 Cap Savings: $250,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $250,0002016 Dead Cap: $500,0002015 Cap Savings: $750,000 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $250,0002016 Dead Cap: $500,0002015 Cap Savings: $750,000
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $1,200,000 $250,000 $1,450,000 $1,700,000 $1,200,000($2,700,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $1,700,0002016 Cap Savings: $-250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $500,0002016 Cap Savings: $950,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $1,450,0002017 Dead Cap: $250,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $250,0002017 Dead Cap: $250,0002016 Cap Savings: $1,200,000
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $1,500,000 $250,000 $1,750,000 $250,000 $1,500,000($4,200,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $250,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $250,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $250,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $1,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $250,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $1,500,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 28 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $1,395,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $465,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2015 / RFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 21 $375,000 - - $375,000 -
    2012 22 $465,000 - - $465,000 -
    2013 23 $555,000 - - $555,000 -
    2014 24 $645,000 - - $645,000 -
    2015 Free agent year 25 RFA  
    • 2012 IR Week 7
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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 - - - - - - $375,000
    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 $750,000 - - - - - $1,500,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 - - - - - - $1,200,000
    6 seasons $3,990,000 $750,000 - - - - - $4,740,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - - - - - $1,500,000
    $5,490,000 $750,000 - - - - - $6,240,000
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($1,750,000) Rank
    NFL: #726
    Dallas Cowboys: #25
    Punter: #17

    Total Cash ($1,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #691
    Punter: #16

    Average Annual ($1,400,000) Rank
    NFL: #764
    Punter: #21
  • Similar Players

    GA GP Snaps Att Yds Avg Net Inside 20 Touchbacks AAV
    Sam Koch, BAL
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 140 80 3665 45.8 18.1 36 5 $1,545,000
    Andy Lee, CAR
    Similarity Score: 100%
    9 9 59 36 1769 49.1 33.2 18 4 $1,183,333
    Jon Ryan, SEA
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 127 71 3126 44 18.1 26 3 $490,000
    Shane Lechler, HOU
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 141 72 3423 47.5 20.9 30 3 $1,196,429
    Dustin Colquitt, KC
    Similarity Score: 100%
    16 16 155 76 3277 43.1 17.4 38 9 $1,700,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP Snaps Att Yds Avg Net Inside 20 Touchbacks
    2016 16 16 134 58 2661 45.9 13.8 25 4
    2015 16 16 127 69 3117 45.2 42.5 27 1
    2014 16 16 136 57 2584 45.3 40 20 2
    2013 16 16 154 77 3467 45 39.1 30 6
    2012 4 4 28 12 542 45.2 40.2 6
    2011 2 2 10 426 42.6 40.5 4 1
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • P Rank: #21

    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 Jones's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Chris Jones'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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