Don Carey

Safety Age: 27 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 6 (#177 overall), 2009 College: Norfolk State
  • Current Contract

    Don Carey signed a 3 year / $3,135,000 contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $800,000 signing bonus, $800,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $1,045,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $3,135,000
    Signing Bonus $800,000
    Average Salary $1,045,000
    Guaranteed $800,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year $730,000 $200,000 - $930,000 $600,000
    2015 Contract details by year $745,000 $200,000 $50,000 $995,000 $400,000
    2016 Contract details by year $760,000 $200,000 $50,000 $1,010,000 $200,000
    2017 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2015-16 Roster Bonus: $50,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2013

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $1,620,000
    Signing Bonus $150,000
    Average Salary $540,000
    Guaranteed $150,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 $450,000 $50,000 $500,000 -
    2012 $540,000 $50,000 $590,000 -
    2013 $630,000 $250,000 $1,030,000 $50,000
    Free agent year 2014 UFA  
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $310,000 - - - - - $310,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $320,000 - - - - - $320,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings - $116,750 - - - - $116,750
    2013 Player Cash Earnings - $800,000 - - - - $800,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $730,000 - - - - - $730,000
    Est. Earnings $1,360,000 $916,750 - - - - $2,276,750
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/04/2010 Player contract details by year Helmet-to-Helmet Hit $12,500 Helmet to helmet hit against Jason Witten
    - $12,500
  • 2014 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Don Carey ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($930,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    NFC: #0
    NFC North: #0
    Detroit Lions: #0
    Safety: #0

    Total Cash ($730,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Safety: #0

    Average Annual ($1,045,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Safety: #0