Embed This Darren McFadden

Running Back Age: 29 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#4 overall), 2008 College: Arkansas Agent(s): Ian Greengross (Ultimate Sports Agency)
  • Current Contract

    Darren McFadden signed a 1 year, $980,000 contract with the Dallas Cowboys, including a $80,000 signing bonus, $80,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $980,000. In 2017, McFadden will earn a base salary of $900,000 and a signing bonus of $80,000, while carrying a cap hit of $695,000 and a dead cap value of $80,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $980,000
    Signing Bonus $80,000
    Average Salary $980,000
    Total Guarantees $80,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $80,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $900,000 $80,000 $695,000 $80,000 $980,000($980,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $80,0002017 Cap Savings: $615,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $80,0002017 Cap Savings: $615,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $80,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $615,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $80,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $615,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2016

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $3,000,000
    Signing Bonus $200,000
    Average Salary $1,500,000
    Guaranteed $200,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead
    2015 27 $900,000 $100,000 $150,000 - - $1,150,000 $200,000
    2016 28 $1,250,000 $100,000 $500,000 - $300,000 $2,150,000 $1,350,000
    2017 Free agent year 29 UFA  
    • 2015 Per Game Bonus: $9,375
    • 2016 Per Game Bonus: $31,250
    • Incentives: $2.85M
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 - $2,330,000 - - - - $2,625,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - - - $15,032,500 - $1,266,500 $16,684,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $470,000 - - - - - $1,266,500 $1,736,500
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $7,045,000 - $5,000,000 - - - $-844,333 $11,200,667
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $5,650,000 - - - - - $-844,333 $4,805,667
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $5,856,250 - $1,666,668 - - - $-844,334 $6,678,584
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 $100,000 $224,000 $144,000 - - - $1,718,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $200,000 $150,000 - - - - $1,250,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - $93,750 - - - $300,000 $1,643,750
    9 seasons $23,101,250 $300,000 $9,464,418 $144,000 $15,032,500 - $300,000 $48,342,168
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $80,000 - - - - - $980,000
    $24,001,250 $380,000 $9,464,418 $144,000 $15,032,500 - $300,000 $49,322,168
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Darren McFadden ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($695,000) Rank
    NFL: #1165
    Dallas Cowboys: #39
    Running Back: #69

    Total Cash ($980,000) Rank
    NFL: #930
    Running Back: #54

    Average Annual ($980,000) Rank
    NFL: #949
    Running Back: #53
  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Rush Att Rush Yds Yds/Att Rush TD Rec Rec Yds Rec TD Fum AAV
    Matt Asiata, MIN
    Similarity Score: 95.29%
    16 16 6 407 0.387 121 402 3.3 6 32 263 0 1 $435,000
    Tim Hightower, NO
    Similarity Score: 94.5%
    16 16 1 286 0.248 133 548 4.1 4 22 200 1 0 $745,000
    Darren Sproles, PHI
    Similarity Score: 94.41%
    15 15 5 511 0.451 94 438 4.7 2 52 427 2 1 $3,500,000
    Giovani Bernard, CIN
    Similarity Score: 92.51%
    10 10 2 394 0.362 91 337 3.7 2 39 336 1 1 $5,166,667
    Theo Riddick, DET
    Similarity Score: 90.47%
    10 10 8 423 0.408 92 357 3.9 1 53 371 5 0 $3,850,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Rush Att Rush Yds Yds/Att Rush TD Rec Rec Yds Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2016 3 3 1 48 0.045 24 87 3.6 0 3 17 0 0 10.4
    2015 16 16 10 614 0.597 239 1089 4.6 3 40 328 0 4 153.7
    2014 16 16 12 513 0.499 155 534 3.4 2 36 212 0 1 84.6
    2013 10 10 7 336 0.324 114 379 3.3 5 17 108 0 1 81.34
    2012 12 12 12 592 0.548 216 707 3.3 2 42 258 1 2 110.5
    2011 7 7 7 113 614 5.4 4 19 154 1 1 104.8
    2010 13 13 13 223 1157 5.2 7 47 507 3 4 220.4
    2009 12 12 7 104 357 3.4 1 21 245 0 5 60.2
    2008 13 13 5 113 499 4.4 4 29 285 0 3 100.4
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • RB Rank: #53

    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 McFadden's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Darren McFadden'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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