Embed This David DeCastro

Guard Age: 27 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#24 overall), 2012 College: Stanford Agent(s): Tom Condon (CAA Sports)



  • Current Contract

    David DeCastro signed a 5 year, $50,000,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $16,000,000 signing bonus, $16,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $10,000,000. In 2017, DeCastro will earn a base salary of $1,100,000 and a roster bonus of $6,750,000, while carrying a cap hit of $11,050,000 and a dead cap value of $20,650,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $50,000,000
    Signing Bonus $16,000,000
    Average Salary $10,000,000
    Total Guarantees $16,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $16,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $2,070,000 $3,200,000 - $5,270,000 $18,070,000 $18,070,000($18,070,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $18,070,0002016 Cap Savings: $-12,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $16,000,0002016 Cap Savings: $-10,730,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $5,270,0002017 Dead Cap: $12,800,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002017 Dead Cap: $12,800,0002016 Cap Savings: $2,070,000
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $1,100,000 $3,200,000 $6,750,000 $11,050,000 $20,650,000 $7,850,000($25,920,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $20,650,0002017 Cap Savings: $-9,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $19,550,0002017 Cap Savings: $-8,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $11,050,0002018 Dead Cap: $9,600,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $9,950,0002018 Dead Cap: $9,600,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,100,000
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $3,790,000 $3,200,000 $3,790,000 $10,780,000 $9,600,000 $7,580,000($33,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $9,600,0002018 Cap Savings: $1,180,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $9,600,0002018 Cap Savings: $1,180,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002019 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002018 Cap Savings: $7,580,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002019 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002018 Cap Savings: $7,580,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 3 yr, $33,500,000; $6,400,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 29 $7,070,000 $3,200,000 - $10,270,000 $6,400,000 $7,070,000($40,570,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002019 Cap Savings: $3,870,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002019 Cap Savings: $3,870,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002020 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002019 Cap Savings: $7,070,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002020 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002019 Cap Savings: $7,070,000
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $8,750,000 $3,200,000 - $11,950,000 $3,200,000 $8,750,000($49,320,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002020 Cap Savings: $8,750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002020 Cap Savings: $8,750,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $8,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $8,750,000
    2021 Contract details by year 31 $8,750,000 - - $8,750,000 - $8,750,000($58,070,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: -2021 Cap Savings: $8,750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: -2021 Cap Savings: $8,750,000 Post-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: -2022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $8,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: -2022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $8,750,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $16M guaranteed (signing bonus)
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $6.75M (3/11/2017)
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $3.79M (3rd league day of 2018)

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2016Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $7,813,898
    Signing Bonus $4,122,836
    Average Salary $1,953,475
    Guaranteed $6,358,356
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2012 22 $390,000 $1,030,709 - - $1,420,709 $6,358,356
    2013 23 $745,177 $1,030,709 - - $1,775,886 $4,937,647
    2014 24 $1,100,354 $1,030,709 - - $2,131,063 $3,161,761
    2015 25 $1,030,531 $1,030,709 $325,000 $100,000 $2,486,240 $1,130,709
    2016 26 $8,070,000 - - - $8,070,000 $8,070,000
    2017 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • $6.35M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2012-14 base)
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $325,000
    • 2015 Workout Bonus: $100,000
    • 2016 5th year option available (exercised, guarantees 3/9/16)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $4,122,836 - - - - - $4,512,836
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $745,177 - - - - - - $745,177
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,100,354 - - - - - - $1,100,354
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,030,531 - $325,000 $100,000 - - $75,435 $1,530,966
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,070,000 $16,000,000 - - - - - $18,070,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,100,000 - $6,750,000 - - - - $7,850,000
    6 seasons $6,436,062 $20,122,836 $7,075,000 $100,000 - - $75,435 $33,809,333
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,790,000 - $3,790,000 - - - - $7,580,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $7,070,000 - - - - - - $7,070,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $8,750,000 - - - - - - $8,750,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $8,750,000 - - - - - - $8,750,000
    $34,796,062 $20,122,836 $10,865,000 $100,000 - - $75,435 $65,959,333
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/18/2015, $8,681

      Excessive facemask against Cincinnati (CIN)


    • TOTAL: $8,681

  • 2017 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps
    2017 10 10 10 692
    2016 16 16 16 1082
    2015 16 16 16 1075
    2014 16 16 16 1113
    2013 15 15 15 949
    2012 5 4 3 140