Embed This Datone Jones

Outside Linebacker Age: 27 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#26 overall), 2013 College: California-Los Angeles Agent(s): Mitch Frankel (Impact Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Datone Jones signed a 1 year, $3,750,000 contract with the Minnesota Vikings, including a $1,600,000 signing bonus, $1,600,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,750,000. In 2017, Jones will earn a base salary of $1,500,000, a signing bonus of $1,600,000, a roster bonus of $468,750 and a workout bonus of $150,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,718,750 and a dead cap value of $1,600,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,750,000
    Signing Bonus $1,600,000
    Average Salary $3,750,000
    Total Guarantees $1,600,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $1,600,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $1,500,000 $1,600,000 $468,750 $150,000 $3,718,750 $1,600,000 $3,718,750($3,718,750)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,600,0002017 Cap Savings: $2,118,750 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,600,0002017 Cap Savings: $2,118,750 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,600,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $2,118,750 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,600,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $2,118,750
    2018 Free Agent Year 28 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000, 15 LTBE)
    • Workout Bonus: $150,000

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2016Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $7,716,588
    Signing Bonus $3,992,064
    Average Salary $1,929,147
    Guaranteed $6,259,326
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2013 23 $405,000 $998,016 - - $1,403,016 $6,259,326
    2014 24 $755,754 $998,016 - - $1,753,770 $4,856,310
    2015 24 $1,041,420 $998,016 - - $2,039,436 $3,102,541
    2016 26 $1,000,000 $998,016 $457,264 - $2,455,280 $1,455,280
    2017 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • $6.25M guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2013-15 base)
    • 5th year option available
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 $3,933,357 - - - - - $4,338,357
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $755,754 - - - - - $31,022 $786,776
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,041,420 - - - - - $34,310 $1,075,730
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - $457,264 - - - - $1,457,264
    4 seasons $3,202,174 $3,933,357 $457,264 - - - $65,332 $7,658,127
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 $1,600,000 $468,750 $150,000 - - - $3,718,750
    $4,702,174 $5,533,357 $926,014 $150,000 - - $65,332 $11,376,877
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 11/04/2016, $36,464

      Roughing the Passer against Matt Ryan (ATL)


    • Player contract details by year 07/02/2015, 1 game $123,794

      Substance Abuse


    • TOTAL: $160,258

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Datone Jones ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT AAV
    Sam Acho, CHI
    Similarity Score: 97.96%
    16 16 6 499 0.465 1 26 16 9 1 $745,000
    Frank Zombo, KC
    Similarity Score: 82.68%
    16 16 11 490 0.438 1 40 29 11 1 $406,167
    Dekoda Watson, DEN
    Similarity Score: 81.59%
    16 16 44 0.039 1 15 7 1 1 $745,000
    Brooks Reed, ATL
    Similarity Score: 73.91%
    15 15 7 425 0.383 2 23 15 7 $4,400,000
    Dan Skuta, JAC
    Similarity Score: 72.58%
    13 13 2 267 0.248 18 15 3 $356,250
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 15 15 4 548 0.531 1 23 18 5
    2015 15 15 364 0.374 3 20 14 6
    2014 13 13 3 314 0.287 1.5 23 18 5 1
    2013 16 16 256 0.244 3.5 11 8 3
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    Comparable Players

    The first step in evaluating is to identify players of the same position, with similar playing time/opportunity, who signed a contract around Jones's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Datone Jones's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

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