Embed This Marcell Dareus

Defensive Tackle Age: 27 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#3 overall), 2011 College: Alabama Agent(s): Todd France (CAA Sports)



  • Current Contract

    Marcell Dareus signed a 6 year, $96,574,118 contract with the Buffalo Bills, including a $25,000,000 signing bonus, $60,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $16,095,686. In 2017, Dareus will earn a base salary of $5,735,294, while carrying a cap hit of $5,735,294 and a dead cap value of $13,085,294.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $96,574,118
    Signing Bonus $25,000,000
    Average Salary $16,095,686
    Total Guarantees $60,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $42,900,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Option Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 25 $2,823,530 $5,000,000 - - - $7,823,530 $42,900,000 $25,176,470($25,176,470)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $42,900,0002015 Cap Savings: $-35,076,470 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $42,900,0002015 Cap Savings: $-35,076,470 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $22,900,0002016 Dead Cap: $20,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-15,076,470 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $22,900,0002016 Dead Cap: $20,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-15,076,470
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $6,041,176 $5,000,000 - $1,400,000 $250,000 $12,691,176 $45,391,176 $13,291,176($38,467,646)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $45,391,1762016 Cap Savings: $-32,700,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $27,000,0002016 Cap Savings: $-14,308,824 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $24,791,1762017 Dead Cap: $20,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $-12,100,000 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002017 Dead Cap: $20,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $6,291,176
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $5,735,294 - - - - $5,735,294 $13,085,294 $5,735,294($44,202,940)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $13,085,2942017 Cap Savings: $-7,350,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: -2017 Cap Savings: $5,735,294 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $13,085,2942018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $-7,350,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: -2018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $5,735,294
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $9,925,000 - - - $250,000 $10,175,000 $7,350,000 $10,175,000($54,377,940)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $7,350,0002018 Cap Savings: $2,825,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: -2018 Cap Savings: $10,175,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $7,350,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $2,825,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: -2019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $10,175,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 4 yr, $54,377,940; $0 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 29 $9,335,000 - $2,000,000 - $250,000 $11,585,000 - $11,585,000($65,962,940)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: -2019 Cap Savings: $11,585,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: -2019 Cap Savings: $11,585,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: -2020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $11,585,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: -2020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $11,585,000
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $12,350,000 - $2,000,000 - $250,000 $14,600,000 - $14,600,000($80,562,940)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: -2020 Cap Savings: $14,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: -2020 Cap Savings: $14,600,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: -2021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $14,600,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: -2021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $14,600,000
    2021 Contract details by year 31 $12,400,000 - $2,000,000 - $250,000 $14,650,000 - $14,650,000($95,212,940)
    Pre-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: -2021 Cap Savings: $14,650,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: -2021 Cap Savings: $14,650,000 Post-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: -2022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $14,650,000 Post-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: -2022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $14,650,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $42.9M initially guaranteed (Signing bonus + 2015 base salary + 2016 base salary + 2016 option bonus)
    • Signing Bonus: $25M (due 12/1/2015)
    • 2016 Option Bonus: $7M
    • $9.75M 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed on 3/11/2016
    • $2.35M of the 2018 salary becomes fully guaranteed on the 3rd league day of 2016
    • Additional $5M of 2018 salary becomes fully guaranteed on the 3/11/2017
    • 2019-21 Roster Bonus: $2M (due 3rd league day of each year)
    • 1st Team All Pro Base Salary Escalator: $250,000
    • 2016 salary reduced from $7.9 per 4 games suspension

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2017 Player contract details by year $4,014,706 $5,000,000 $1,400,000 $250,000 $10,664,705
    2018 Player contract details by year - $10,000,000 $4,200,000 - $14,200,000

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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $13,341,672 - - - - - $13,716,672
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,302,605 - - - - - - $1,302,605
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,230,210 - - - - - - $2,230,210
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,157,814 - - - - - - $3,157,814
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,823,530 $22,352,940 - - - - - $25,176,470
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $6,041,176 - - $250,000 - $7,000,000 - $13,291,176
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,735,294 - - - - - - $5,735,294
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $4,014,706 - - $250,000 - - - $4,264,705
    7 seasons $25,680,335 $35,694,612 - $500,000 - $7,000,000 - $68,874,946
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $9,925,000 - - $250,000 - - - $10,175,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $9,335,000 - $2,000,000 $250,000 - - - $11,585,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $12,350,000 - $2,000,000 $250,000 - - - $14,600,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $12,400,000 - $2,000,000 $250,000 - - - $14,650,000
    $69,690,335 $35,694,612 $6,000,000 $1,500,000 - $7,000,000 - $119,884,946
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 08/16/2016, 4 games, $3,035,294

      Substance Abuse


    • Player contract details by year 05/21/2015, 1 game $176,470

      Substance Abuse


    • TOTAL: $3,211,764

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Marcell Dareus ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 7 7 3 174 0.337 1 15 10 5
    2016 12 12 7 418 0.389 3.5 39 24 15
    2015 15 15 15 755 0.745 2 51 38 13
    2014 15 15 15 678 0.629 9 49 35 14 1
    2013 16 16 14 824 0.720 7 71 45 26 1
    2012 16 16 16 787 0.724 5.5 39 26 13
    2011 16 16 15 5.5 43 32 11