Embed This Dan Bailey

Kicker Age: 29 Exp: 7 Years
Undrafted: 2011, Cowboys College: Oklahoma State Agent(s): Willis & Woy



  • Current Contract

    Dan Bailey signed a 7 year, $22,500,000 contract with the Dallas Cowboys, including a $4,000,000 signing bonus, $6,600,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,214,286. In 2017, Bailey will earn a base salary of $3,200,000, while carrying a cap hit of $4,000,000 and a dead cap value of $4,800,000.

    Contract: 7 yr(s) / $22,500,000
    Signing Bonus $4,000,000
    Average Salary $3,214,286
    Total Guarantees $6,600,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $4,900,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2014 Contract details by year 26 $900,000 $800,000 $1,700,000 $4,900,000 $4,900,000($4,900,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: $4,900,0002014 Cap Savings: $-3,200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: $4,900,0002014 Cap Savings: $-3,200,000 Post-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $4,900,0002014 Cap Savings: $1,700,000 Post-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $4,900,0002014 Cap Savings: $1,700,000
    2015 Contract details by year 27 $1,700,000 $800,000 $2,500,000 $4,900,000 $1,700,000($6,600,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $4,900,0002015 Cap Savings: $-2,400,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $4,900,0002015 Cap Savings: $-2,400,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002016 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002015 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $2,500,0002016 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002015 Cap Savings: $0
    2016 Contract details by year 28 $2,500,000 $800,000 $3,300,000 $4,900,000 $2,500,000($9,100,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $4,900,0002016 Cap Savings: $-1,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002016 Cap Savings: $900,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $3,300,0002017 Dead Cap: $1,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $800,0002017 Dead Cap: $1,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $2,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $3,200,000 $800,000 $4,000,000 $4,800,000 $3,200,000($12,300,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $4,800,0002017 Cap Savings: $-800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,600,0002017 Cap Savings: $2,400,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $4,000,0002018 Dead Cap: $800,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $800,0002018 Dead Cap: $800,0002017 Cap Savings: $3,200,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 4 yr, $12,300,000; $800,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 30 $3,400,000 $800,000 $4,200,000 $800,000 $3,400,000($15,700,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $800,0002018 Cap Savings: $3,400,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $800,0002018 Cap Savings: $3,400,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $800,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $3,400,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $800,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $3,400,000
    2019 Contract details by year 31 $3,400,000 - $3,400,000 - $3,400,000($19,100,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: -2019 Cap Savings: $3,400,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: -2019 Cap Savings: $3,400,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: -2020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $3,400,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: -2020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $3,400,000
    2020 Contract details by year 32 $3,400,000 - $3,400,000 - $3,400,000($22,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: -2020 Cap Savings: $3,400,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: -2020 Cap Savings: $3,400,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: -2021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $3,400,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: -2021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $3,400,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $6.6M guaranteed (2014-15 base + signing bonus)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2013

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $1,397,500
    Signing Bonus $2,500
    Average Salary $465,833
    Guaranteed $2,500
    Free Agent: 2014 / RFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 23 $375,000 $833 - $375,833 -
    2012 24 $465,000 $833 - $465,833 -
    2013 25 $555,000 $833 - $555,833 $834
    2014 Free agent year 26 RFA  
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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 $2,500 - - - - - $377,500
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 - - - - - - $465,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - - - - - $555,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $4,000,000 - - - - - $4,900,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,700,000 - - - - - - $1,700,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - - - - - $2,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,200,000 - - - - - - $3,200,000
    7 seasons $9,695,000 $4,002,500 - - - - - $13,697,500
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,400,000 - - - - - - $3,400,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $3,400,000 - - - - - - $3,400,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $3,400,000 - - - - - - $3,400,000
    $19,895,000 $4,002,500 - - - - - $23,897,500
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP Snaps FG Att FG Made FG % PAT Att PAT Made PAT %
    2017 5 5 47 7 7 100 14 14 1
    2016 16 16 171 32 27 84.4 46 46 1
    2015 16 16 131 32 30 93.8 25 25 1
    2014 16 16 183 29 25 86.2 56 56 1
    2013 16 16 171 30 28 93.3 47 47 1
    2012 16 16 152 31 29 93.5 37 37 1
    2011 16 16 37 32 86.5 39 39 1