Don Carey

Safety Age: 28 Exp: 6 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 average annual salary of $1,045,000. In 2015, Carey will earn a base salary of $745,000 and a roster bonus of $50,000. Carey has a cap hit of $995,000 while his dead money value is $400,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $3,135,000
    Signing Bonus $800,000
    Average Salary $1,045,000
    Guaranteed $800,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year 27 $730,000 $200,000 - - $930,000 $600,000
    2015 Contract details by year 28 $745,000 $200,000 $50,000 - $995,000 $400,000
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $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 various reports, including 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   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 24 $450,000 $50,000 - $500,000 -
    2012 25 $540,000 $50,000 - $590,000 -
    2013 26 $630,000 $250,000 - $1,030,000 $50,000
    2014 Free agent year UFA  
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure 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 - - - - - $49,026 $779,026
    5 seasons $1,360,000 $916,750 - - - - $49,026 $2,325,776
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $745,000 - $50,000 - - - - $795,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $760,000 - $50,000 - - - - $810,000
    $2,865,000 $916,750 $100,000 - - - $49,026 $3,930,776
  • 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
  • 2015 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($0) Rank
    NFL: #
    Detroit Lions: #
    Safety: #

    Total Cash ($0) Rank
    NFL: #
    Safety: #

    Average Annual ($0) Rank
    NFL: #
    Safety: #
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Don Carey's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

    • Previous Rating: 0.00
    • Cap Hit: $0
    • Free Agent: 2017

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 16.5
    • Points/Game: 1.27
    • Points/Snap: 0.16


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2014 13 3 101 12 6 1
    2013 14 3 197 30 16 3 1
    2012 9 6 358 39 19 8 2
    2011 5 11 5 3
    2010 15 10 55 36 15 1