Gerald McCoy

Defensive Tackle Age: 26 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#3 overall), 2010 College: Oklahoma Agent(s): Peter Kelli (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Gerald McCoy signed a 6 year / $95,200,000 contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, including a $2,500,000 signing bonus, $51,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $15,866,667.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $95,200,000
    Signing Bonus $2,500,000
    Average Salary $15,866,667
    Guaranteed $51,500,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year $17,500,000 $1,100,000 - $1,995,000 $300,000 $400,000 $21,295,000 $20,247,308
    2015 Contract details by year $5,000,000 $1,100,000 $6,500,000 $1,995,000 - - $14,595,000 $4,595,000
    2016 Contract details by year $6,000,000 $500,000 $6,500,000 - - - $13,000,000 $1,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year $13,250,000 $500,000 - - - - $13,750,000 $1,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year $12,250,000 $500,000 - - - - $12,750,000 $500,000
    2019 Contract details by year $13,000,000 - - - - - $13,000,000 -
    2020 Contract details by year $10,000,000 - $2,500,000 - - - $12,500,000 -
    2021 Contract details by year $10,432,253 - $2,500,000 - - - $12,932,253 -
    2022 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Initial Guarantee: $14,757,308 (Remaining 2014 salary + $2.5M bonus)
    • 2015-16 salaries become fully guaranteed on 03/12/2015
    • $12,742,692 of the $13.25M 2017 salary guarantees on the 3rd day of 2016 league year
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $6.5M (guaranteed 3/12/2015)
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $6.5M (guaranteed 3rd day of 2016 league year)
    • 2020-21 Roster Bonus: $2.5M (3rd day of respective league year)

    Previous Contracts

    2010-2014Entry Level

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $55,000,000
    Signing Bonus $3,600,000
    Average Salary $11,000,000
    Guaranteed $20,812,500
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead
    2010 $2,295,000 $600,000 - - $12,192,500 $15,087,500 $13,316,250
    2011 $873,750 $600,000 $1,995,000 $300,000 - $3,768,750 $20,396,250
    2012 $6,547,500 $600,000 $1,995,000 $300,000 - $9,442,500 $16,927,500
    2013 $8,021,250 $600,000 $1,995,000 $300,000 - $10,916,250 $8,085,000
    2014 $12,732,253 $600,000 $1,995,000 $300,000 - $15,627,253 $5,490,000
    2015 $3,168,750 $600,000 $1,995,000 - - $5,763,750 $2,595,000
    Free agent year 2015 UFA  
    • $13.3 intiially guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2010-12 base)
    • 2010 Incentive: $12.1925 million (earned)
    • 2011 Roster Bonus: $12 million
    • 2011 Option Bonus: $9.975 million
    • 2011-14 Workout Bonus: $300,000
    • 2014 Escalator: $2.435 million
    • 2015 Voids
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,295,000 $3,600,000 - - - $12,192,500 $18,087,500
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $873,750 - - $300,000 $9,975,000 - $11,148,750
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $6,547,500 - - $300,000 - - $6,847,500
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $8,021,250 - - $300,000 - - $8,321,250
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 - - $300,000 - $400,000 $13,700,000
    Est. Earnings $30,737,500 $3,600,000 - $1,200,000 $9,975,000 $12,592,500 $58,105,000
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/22/2013 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,750 Roughing the Passer against Matt Ryan (ATL)
    11/08/2013 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,750 Roughing the passer (helmet shot) on Seahawks QB Russell Wilson
    - $31,500
  • 2014 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Gerald McCoy ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($21,295,000) Rank
    NFL: #2
    NFC: #2
    NFC South: #0
    Tampa Bay Buccaneers: #1
    Defensive Tackle: #2

    Total Cash ($13,700,000) Rank
    NFL: #20
    Defensive Tackle: #1

    Average Annual ($15,866,667) Rank
    NFL: #18
    Defensive Tackle: #1