Doug Free

Right Tackle Age: 31 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#122 overall), 2007 College: Northern Illinois Agent(s): CAA Sports
  • Current Contract

    Doug Free signed a 3 year, $15,000,000 contract with the Dallas Cowboys, including a $4,500,000 signing bonus, $6,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,000,000. In 2015, Free will earn a base salary of $1,500,000 and a signing bonus of $4,500,000. Free has a cap hit of $3,000,000 while his dead money value is $6,000,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $15,000,000
    Signing Bonus $4,500,000
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Guaranteed $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $3,000,000 $6,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year $4,000,000 $1,500,000 $5,500,000 $3,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year $5,000,000 $1,500,000 $6,500,000 $1,500,000
    2018 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Option Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2015 Player contract details by year - $2,060,000 $1,920,000 $3,980,000

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2016

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $32,000,000
    Signing Bonus $10,300,000
    Average Salary $8,000,000
    Guaranteed $17,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 $700,000 $2,060,000 - $2,760,000 -
    2012 $1,200,000 $2,060,000 $960,000 $4,220,000 -
    2013 $7,000,000 $2,060,000 $960,000 $10,020,000 $10,020,000
    2014 $8,000,000 $2,060,000 $960,000 $11,020,000 -
    2015 $8,000,000 $2,060,000 $960,000 $11,020,000 -
    2016 $8,000,000 - $960,000 $8,960,000 -
    2017 Free agent year UFA  
    • $17 million guaranteed
    • Signing Bonus: $10.3 million
    • 2012 Restructure Bonus: $4.8 million
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $425,000 - - - - - $710,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $370,000 - - - - - - $370,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $460,000 - - - - - - $460,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $550,000 - - - - - - $550,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 $10,300,000 - - - - - $11,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 - - - $4,800,000 - - $6,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - - - - - $3,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - - - - - $3,500,000
    Est. Earnings (8 seasons) $10,565,000 $10,725,000 - - $4,800,000 - - $26,090,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Doug Free ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($3,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #415
    Dallas Cowboys: #11
    Right Tackle: #16

    Total Cash ($6,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #168
    Right Tackle: #5

    Average Annual ($5,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #249
    Right Tackle: #11