Plaxico Burress

Wide Receiver Age: 38 Exp: 12 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#8 overall), 2000 College: Michigan State
Player Status: Inactive
  • Current Contract

    Plaxico Burress signed a 1 year, $1,005,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $65,000 signing bonus, $65,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,005,000. In , Burress will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of . Burress has a cap hit of while his dead money value is .

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,005,000
    Signing Bonus $65,000
    Average Salary $1,005,000
    Guaranteed $65,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2013 Contract details by year 36 $940,000 $65,000 - $620,000 $65,000
    2014 Free Agent Year 37 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Veteran's Discount: $385,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2008-2012

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $30,000,000
    Signing Bonus $4,250,000
    Average Salary $6,000,000
    Guaranteed $11,000,000
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2008 31 $2,406,250 $1,810,000 $50,000 $650,000 - $4,916,250 -
    2009 32 $1,000,000 $1,810,000 $2,550,000 $650,000 - $6,010,000 -
    2010 33 $3,500,000 $850,000 $50,000 $650,000 - $5,050,000 -
    2011 34 $3,500,000 $850,000 $50,000 - - $4,400,000 -
    2012 35 $3,500,000 $850,000 $50,000 - - $4,400,000 -
    2013 36 UFA  
    • $11 million guaranteed
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2000 Player Cash Earnings $422,500 $5,500,000 - - - - - $5,922,500
    2001 Player Cash Earnings $298,000 - $28,125 - - $900,000 - $1,226,125
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 - $50,750 - - - $400,000 $825,750
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - $129,375 - - - - $579,375
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $535,000 - $580,400 - - - - $1,115,400
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 $5,000,000 - - - - - $5,600,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $2,355,000 - - - - $3,250,000 - $5,605,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $3,295,000 - - - - - - $3,295,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings - - $250,000 - - - - $250,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,017,000 - - - - - - $3,017,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $925,000 - - - - - - $925,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $940,000 $65,000 - - - - - $1,005,000
    12 seasons $13,212,500 $10,565,000 $1,038,650 - - $4,150,000 $400,000 $29,366,150
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    10/24/2008 Player contract details by year Verbal or other Non-Physical Offense Against Official $20,000 Verbally abusing an official against San Francisco (SF)
    10/24/2008 Player contract details by year Verbal or other Non-Physical Offense Against Official $20,000 Inappropriate Post Game Comments
    10/24/2008 Player contract details by year Football Into Stands $5,000 Throwing a ball into the stands against San Francisco (SF)
    - $45,000