Cameron Heyward

Defensive End Age: 26 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#31 overall), 2011 College: Ohio State Agent(s): Michael Perrett (Element Sports Group)
  • Current Contract

    Cameron Heyward signed a 6 year, $59,200,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $12,000,000 signing bonus, $15,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $9,866,667. In 2015, Heyward will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, a signing bonus of $12,000,000 and a roster bonus of $3,000,000. Heyward has a cap hit of $6,400,000 while his dead money value is $15,000,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $59,200,000
    Signing Bonus $12,000,000
    Average Salary $9,866,667
    Guaranteed $15,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year 26 $1,000,000 $2,400,000 $3,000,000 - $6,400,000 $15,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 27 $3,000,000 $2,400,000 $5,000,000 - $10,400,000 $9,600,000
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $5,000,000 $2,400,000 $3,000,000 - $10,400,000 $7,200,000
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $9,000,000 $2,400,000 - - $11,400,000 $4,800,000
    2019 Contract details by year 30 $8,750,000 $2,400,000 - - $11,150,000 $2,400,000
    2020 Contract details by year 31 $9,500,000 - - - $9,500,000 -
    2021 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $15M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2015 roster bonus)
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $3M (7/25/15)
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $5M (due 5th league day)
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $3M (due 5th league day)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2015Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $6,705,028
    Signing Bonus $3,376,384
    Average Salary $1,676,257
    Guaranteed $5,415,706
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 22 $375,000 $844,096 - $1,219,096 -
    2012 23 $679,774 $844,096 - $1,523,870 -
    2013 24 $984,548 $844,096 - $1,828,644 $2,672,740
    2014 25 $1,289,322 $844,096 - $2,133,418 $844,096
    2015 26 $6,969,000 - - $6,969,000 $6,969,000
    2016 Free agent year 27 UFA  
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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 $3,376,384 - - - - - $3,751,384
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $679,774 - - - - - - $679,774
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $984,548 - - - - - - $984,548
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,289,322 - - - - - - $1,289,322
    4 seasons $3,328,644 $3,376,384 - - - - - $6,705,028
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $12,000,000 $3,000,000 - - - - $16,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - $5,000,000 - - - - $8,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $3,000,000 - - - - $8,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - - - - - $9,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $8,750,000 - - - - - - $8,750,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 - - - - - - $9,500,000
    $39,578,644 $15,376,384 $11,000,000 - - - - $65,955,028
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    10/03/2014 Player contract details by year Verbal or other Non-Physical Offense Against Official $22,050 Unsportsmanlike Conduct (verballing abusing official)
    - $22,050
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Cameron Heyward ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($6,400,000) Rank
    NFL: #159
    Pittsburgh Steelers: #5
    Defensive End: #16

    Total Cash ($16,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #16
    Defensive End: #3

    Average Annual ($9,866,667) Rank
    NFL: #68
    Defensive End: #10
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Cameron Heyward's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Previous Rating: 15.86
    • Cap Hit: $2,133,418
    • Free Agent: 2021

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 93.7
    • Points/Game: 5.86
    • Points/Snap: 0.11


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2014 16 16 858 7.5 53 33 20
    2013 16 13 828 5 59 35 24
    2012 16 262 1.5 20 13 7
    2011 16 1 11 10 1 1