Embed This Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver Age: 30 Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#7 overall), 2009 College: Maryland Agent(s): Ben Dogra (CAA Sports)



  • Current Contract

    Darrius Heyward-Bey signed a 3 year, $3,800,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $400,000 signing bonus, $400,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,266,667. In 2017, Heyward-Bey will earn a base salary of $1,200,000, while carrying a cap hit of $1,333,333 and a dead cap value of $1,466,667.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $3,800,000
    Signing Bonus $400,000
    Average Salary $1,266,667
    Total Guarantees $400,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $400,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $1,000,000 $133,333 $1,133,333 $1,400,000 $1,400,000($1,400,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $1,400,0002016 Cap Savings: $-266,667 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $400,0002016 Cap Savings: $733,333 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $1,133,3332017 Dead Cap: $266,6672016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $133,3332017 Dead Cap: $266,6672016 Cap Savings: $1,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 30 $1,200,000 $133,333 $1,333,333 $1,466,667 $1,200,000($2,600,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,466,6672017 Cap Savings: $-133,334 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $266,6672017 Cap Savings: $1,066,666 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,333,3332018 Dead Cap: $133,3342017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $133,3332018 Dead Cap: $133,3342017 Cap Savings: $1,200,000
    2018 Contract details by year 31 $1,200,000 $133,334 $1,333,334 $133,334 $1,200,000($3,800,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $133,3342018 Cap Savings: $1,200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $133,3342018 Cap Savings: $1,200,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $133,3342019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $1,200,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $133,3342019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $1,200,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $825,000
    Signing Bonus $80,000
    Average Salary $825,000
    Guaranteed $80,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2015 28 $745,000 $80,000 - $665,000 $80,000
    2016 Free agent year 29 UFA  
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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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 $1,920,000 - $500,000 - - - - $2,420,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $395,000 - - - - $13,150,000 - $13,545,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $250,000 - - $7,535,000 $8,785,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $5,279,000 - - $250,000 - - - $5,529,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $1,500,000 - - - - - $2,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $730,000 $65,000 - - - - - $795,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $745,000 $80,000 - - - - $139,583 $964,583
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $400,000 - - - - - $1,400,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 - - - - - - $1,200,000
    9 seasons $13,269,000 $2,045,000 $500,000 $500,000 - $13,150,000 $7,674,583 $37,138,583
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 - - - - - - $1,200,000
    $14,469,000 $2,045,000 $500,000 $500,000 - $13,150,000 $7,674,583 $38,338,583
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

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

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2017 9 9 29 0.047 2 1 44 44 0 0 4.7
    2016 10 10 233 0.215 19 6 114 19 2 0 35.4
    2015 16 16 4 401 0.373 39 21 314 15 2 0 43.4
    2014 16 16 1 123 0.111 5 3 33 11 0 1 1.3
    2013 16 16 11 603 0.564 64 29 309 10.7 1 0 39.5
    2012 15 15 14 806 0.746 80 41 606 14.8 5 0 92.2
    2011 15 15 14 115 64 975 15.2 4 1 119.5
    2010 15 15 14 65 26 366 14.1 1 1 45.4
    2009 11 11 11 40 9 124 13.8 1 0 20.3