Plaxico Burress

Wide Receiver Age: 37 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 annual average salary of $1,005,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,005,000
    Signing Bonus $65,000
    Average Salary $1,005,000
    Guaranteed $65,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2013 Contract details by year $940,000 $65,000 $620,000 $65,000
    2014 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Veteran's Discount: $385,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, 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   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2008 $2,406,250 $1,810,000 $50,000 $650,000 $4,916,250 -
    2009 $1,000,000 $1,810,000 $2,550,000 $650,000 $6,010,000 -
    2010 $3,500,000 $850,000 $50,000 $650,000 $5,050,000 -
    2011 $3,500,000 $850,000 $50,000 - $4,400,000 -
    2012 $3,500,000 $850,000 $50,000 - $4,400,000 -
    2013 UFA  
    • $11 million guaranteed
    Spotrac Premium Tools

    To see the rest of the Plaxico Burress's contract information, plus gain access to all of Spotrac's Premium tools, sign up today.
    Already Subscribed? Login Here

  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout 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
    Est. Earnings (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