Jason Witten

Tight End Age: 34 Exp: 13 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#69 overall), 2003 College: Tennessee Agent(s): Tom Condon (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Jason Witten signed a 5 year, $37,000,000 contract with the Dallas Cowboys, including a $12,500,000 signing bonus, $13,532,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,400,000. In 2016, Witten will earn a base salary of $6,500,000. Witten has a cap hit of $8,612,000 while his dead money value is $4,224,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $37,000,000
    Signing Bonus $12,500,000
    Average Salary $7,400,000
    Guaranteed $13,532,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2011 Contract details by year 29 $3,391,000 $3,700,000 $500,000 $1,000,000 - - $8,591,000 -
    2012 Contract details by year 30 $3,641,000 $2,500,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 - - $8,141,000 -
    2013 Contract details by year 31 $940,000 $2,500,000 - - - $912,000 $4,352,000 $12,060,000
    2014 Contract details by year 32 $5,000,000 $2,500,000 - - - $912,000 $8,412,000 $8,648,000
    2015 Contract details by year 33 $1,500,000 $2,500,000 - - - $2,112,000 $6,112,000 $8,836,000
    2016 Contract details by year 34 $6,500,000 - - - - $2,112,000 $8,612,000 $4,224,000
    2017 Contract details by year 35 $7,400,000 - - - - $2,112,000 $9,512,000 $2,112,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $19 million guaranteed
    • 2011 Roster Bonus: $500,000
    • 2012 Roster Bonus: $1 million
    • 2013 Restructure Bonus: $4.65 million / 5 years
    • 2015 Restructure: $3.6M/3 years
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports. Breakdown information ocassionally confirmed through OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2006-2012Entry Level

    Contract: 7 yr(s) / $29,500,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $4,214,286
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2006 24 $500,000 $1,102,000 - - - $1,602,000 -
    2007 25 $595,000 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 - $2,595,000 -
    2008 26 $1,905,000 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 - $3,905,000 -
    2009 27 $2,500,000 $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 - $4,500,000 -
    2010 28 $2,641,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $1,000,000 - $5,141,000 -
    2011 29 $3,391,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $1,000,000 - $5,891,000 -
    2012 30 $3,641,000 - $1,000,000 $1,000,000 - $5,641,000 -
    Free agent year 31 UFA  
    • Signing Bonus: $6 million
    • 2007 Option Bonus: $6 million
    • 2010-11 Roster Bonus: $500,000
    • 2012 Roster Bonus: $1 million
    • 2011 extended
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $225,000 $670,000 - - - - - $895,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $305,000 - - - - - - $305,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - - - - - $380,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 $6,000,000 - - - - - $6,500,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $595,000 - - - - $6,000,000 - $6,595,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,905,000 - - - - - - $1,905,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - - - - - $2,500,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,641,000 - $500,000 - - - - $3,141,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,391,000 $12,500,000 $500,000 - - - - $16,391,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,641,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $4,641,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $940,000 - - - $4,560,000 - - $5,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - - - - - $5,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - - $3,600,000 - - $5,100,000
    13 seasons $23,523,000 $19,170,000 $2,000,000 - $8,160,000 $6,000,000 - $58,853,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - - - - - - $6,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $7,400,000 - - - - - - $7,400,000
    $37,423,000 $19,170,000 $2,000,000 - $8,160,000 $6,000,000 - $72,753,000
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jason Witten ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($8,612,000) Rank
    NFL: #98
    Dallas Cowboys: #0
    Tight End: #0

    Total Cash ($6,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Tight End: #0

    Average Annual ($7,400,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Tight End: #0
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Jason Witten's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

    Trending Up

    • Week 17 Rating: 22.96
    • AAV: $7,400,000
    • Free Agent: 2018

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 87.3
    • Points/Game: 5.46
    • Points/Snap: 0.09


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2015 16 16 1020 104 77 713 9.3 3 1 87.3
    2014 16 16 1048 90 64 703 11 5 0 100.3
    2013 16 16 984 111 73 851 11.7 8 0 133.1
    2012 16 16 1079 149 110 1039 9.4 3 0 121.9
    2011 16 16 0 117 79 942 11.9 5 1 124.2
    2010 16 16 0 128 94 1002 10.7 9 1 154.2
    2009 16 16 0 124 94 1030 11 2 0 115
    2008 16 16 0 0 81 952 11.8 4 0 120.88
    2007 16 16 0 0 96 1145 11.9 7 1 154.5
    2006 16 15 0 0 64 754 11.8 1 0 81.4
    2003 15 7 0 0 35 347 9.9 1 0 40.7
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Witten's current age, we're provided with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Jason Witten's Calculated Market Value

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