Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver Age: 28 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#7 overall), 2009 College: Maryland Agent(s): Ben Dogra (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Darrius Heyward-Bey signed a 1 year, $825,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $80,000 signing bonus, $80,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $825,000. In 2015, Heyward-Bey will earn a base salary of $745,000 and a signing bonus of $80,000. Heyward-Bey has a cap hit of $665,000 while his dead money value is $80,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $825,000
    Signing Bonus $80,000
    Average Salary $825,000
    Guaranteed $80,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year $745,000 $80,000 $665,000 $80,000
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $795,000
    Signing Bonus $65,000
    Average Salary $795,000
    Guaranteed $65,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2014 $730,000 $65,000 $635,000 $65,000
    2015 Free agent year 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
    Est. Earnings (6 seasons) $10,324,000 $1,565,000 $500,000 $500,000 - $13,150,000 $7,535,000 $33,574,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($665,000) Rank
    NFL: #1151
    Pittsburgh Steelers: #37
    Wide Receiver: #117

    Total Cash ($825,000) Rank
    NFL: #989
    Wide Receiver: #101

    Average Annual ($825,000) Rank
    NFL: #982
    Wide Receiver: #100