NFL 2016 Bonus & Salary Guarantees Due Dates

NFL 2016 Bonus & Salary Guarantees Due Dates
Upcoming 2016 Salary Guarantees or Roster Bonuses
As the offseason comes closer to focus, we've taken the measures to track down as many specific dates and figures pertaining to guaranteed salaries and bonuses that are soon to come to terms. We'll continue to update this as information becomes available to us, so please reach out to as @spotrac or info@spotrac.com with any we may have missed.
Upcoming 2016 Salary Guarantees or Roster Bonuses

Arizona Cardinals » View 2016 Cap

  • Feb 12: Carson Palmer (QB, ARI) $6.35M 2016 salary fully guarantees.
  • Feb 12: Patrick Peterson (CB, ARI) $9.75M salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 9: Chandler Jones (OLB, LB, ARI) $7.799M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Jared Veldheer (RT, T, ARI) $3.5M of his 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Adrian Peterson (RB, ARI) $7M 2016 salary and $5M roster bonus become fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Carson Palmer (QB, ARI) $6.35M 2016 roster bonus is due.
  • Mar 13: Corey Peters (DT, ARI) $1.75M salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Tyrann Mathieu (FS, S, ARI) $101,407 roster bonus is due.
  • Mar 13: Blaine Gabbert (QB, ARI) $200,000 roster bonus due.

Atlanta Falcons » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 4: Alex Mack (C, ATL) Deadline to opt-out, voiding his 2016-2018 and becoming a free agent..
  • Mar 9: Dontari Poe (DT, ATL) $6.146M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Julio Jones (WR, ATL) $4M roster bonus due, $11.5M 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Brooks Reed (DE, ATL) $2.5M salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Matt Bryant (K, ATL) $800,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Jacob Tamme (TE, ATL) $250,000 roster bonus due.
  • Apr 5: Alex Mack (C, ATL) $8 million 2016 salary fully guarantees.

Baltimore Ravens » View 2016 Cap

  • Feb 5: Mike Wallace (WR, BAL) $5.75M club option for 2017 must be exercised.
  • Mar 9: Chris Canty (DE, BAL) $150,000 roster bonus due.

Buffalo Bills » View 2016 Cap

  • Feb 12: Percy Harvin (WR, BUF) 2016 & 2017 years void..
  • Mar 9: LeSean McCoy (RB, BUF) $4.8 million 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Manny Lawson (OLB, DE, BUF) $250,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 11: Charles Clay (TE, BUF) $1.5M 2016 salary and $10M roster bonus become fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Anthony Dixon (RB, BUF) $100,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Kyle Williams (DT, BUF) $500,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Marcus Easley (WR, BUF) $250,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 15: Jerry Hughes (DE, BUF) $4.525M 2016 salary and $6M option bonus becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Sep 8: Dan Carpenter (K, BUF) $250,000 roster bonus due.

Carolina Panthers » View 2016 Cap

  • Feb 10: Jairus Byrd (FS, S, CAR) $6M of 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 9: Matt Kalil (LT, T, CAR) $11.096M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Cam Newton (QB, CAR) $13M 2016 salary fully guarantees.
  • Mar 11: Paul Soliai (DT, CAR) $500,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 11: Michael Oher (RT, T, CAR) $500,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 11: Luke Kuechly (ILB, LB, CAR) $1M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Luke Kuechly (ILB, LB, CAR) $6M option bonus payment is due.

Chicago Bears » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 9: Kendall Wright (WR, CHI) $7.32M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Pernell McPhee (OLB, LB, CHI) $7 million 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Kyle Long (G, RT, CHI) $759,790 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Dan Skuta (OLB, LB, CHI) $3.5M of 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.

Cincinnati Bengals » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 9: Dre Kirkpatrick (CB, CIN) $7.507M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: A.J. Green (WR, CIN) $6 million roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Clint Boling (G, CIN) $1.5 million roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Michael Johnson (DE, CIN) $2 million roster bonus due.

Cleveland Browns » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 9: Robert Griffin III (QB, CLE) $16.155M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 9: Kevin Zeitler (G, CLE) $8.07M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Joe Thomas (LT, T, CLE) $1M roster bonus due.

Dallas Cowboys » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 13: Dez Bryant (WR, DAL) $13 million 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Cole Beasley (WR, DAL) $2.356M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Tyron Smith (LT, T, DAL) $10M base salary for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.

Denver Broncos » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 8: Peyton Manning (QB, DEN) $19M base salary for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 9: Aqib Talib (CB, DEN) $8.5M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: DeMarcus Ware (OLB, DEN) $3 million roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Owen Daniels (TE, DEN) $500,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Chris Harris (CB, DEN) $6.9M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.

Detroit Lions » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 11: DeAndre Levy (OLB, LB, DET) $5.25M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Matt Prater (K, DET) 2017 club option must be exercised or a $3M escalator is added to 2016 salary.
  • Mar 11: Rashean Mathis (CB, DET) $500,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Glover Quin (FS, S, DET) $750,000 roster bonus due.

Green Bay Packers » View 2016 Cap


Houston Texans » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 11: Marcus Gilchrist (SS, S, HOU) $5M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Andre Johnson (WR, HOU) $2.5M roster bonus guarantees.
  • Mar 13: J.J. Watt (DE, HOU) $10.5M 2016 and $10.5M 2017 salaries become fully gauaranteed.

Indianapolis Colts » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 9: Andrew Luck (QB, IND) $16.155M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed..
  • Mar 13: Robert Mathis (OLB, LB, IND) $1.5M roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: T.Y. Hilton (WR, IND) $6M roster bonus and $3M 2016 salary become fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Frank Gore (RB, IND) $3M roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Jabaal Sheard (OLB, IND) $500,000 of 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Anthony Castonzo (LT, T, IND) $2.5M 2016 salary and $4.5M 2016 roster bonus are fully guaranteed.

Jacksonville Jaguars » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 11: Marcell Dareus (DT, JAC) $9.75M 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Toby Gerhart (RB, JAC) $500,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Branden Albert (LT, T, JAC) $6M of his $8.425M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.

Kansas City Chiefs » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 4: Tamba Hali (OLB, LB, KC) 2016-18 contract years void, making him a free agent on 3/9.
  • Mar 11: C.J. Spiller (RB, KC) $1.7M base salary and $1.55M roster bonus guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Justin Houston (OLB, LB, KC) Remaining $3M of 2016 salary and $6.75M of 2017 salary become fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Ron Parker (SS, S, KC) $1.9 million 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.

Los Angeles Rams » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 9: Michael Brockers (DT, LA) $6.146M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Rodger Saffold (G, LA) $4.5 million salary fully guarantees.
  • Mar 13: Nickell Robey-Coleman (CB, LA) $125,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Robert Quinn (OLB, DE, LA) $7,777,777 2016 salary and $3,633,363 2017 roster bonus become fully guaranteed.

Los Angeles Chargers » View 2016 Cap

  • Feb 9: Philip Rivers (QB, LAC) $16.5M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 9: Melvin Ingram (OLB, LAC) $7.751M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Corey Liuget (DT, LAC) $3M 2016 salary and $5.5M roster bonus become fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: King Dunlap (LT, T, LAC) $4.5 million salary becomes fully guaranteed.

Miami Dolphins » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 10: Jordan Cameron (TE, MIA) $7.5M salary fully guarantees.
  • Mar 11: Jay Cutler (QB, MIA) Remaining $6M of his $16M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Nate Allen (FS, S, MIA) $4.9 million salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Mario Williams (DE, MIA) $2.5 million roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Alterraun Verner (CB, MIA) $2M of 2016 salary fully guarantees.
  • Mar 13: Rey Maualuga (ILB, LB, MIA) $900,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Mike Pouncey (C, MIA) $9 million 2016 salary + $2M of 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Ryan Tannehill (QB, MIA) $3.5M of his $17.975M 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed.

Minnesota Vikings » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 9: Michael Floyd (WR, MIN) $7.32M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 9: Riley Reiff (LT, T, MIN) $8.07M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 9: Harrison Smith (FS, S, MIN) $5.278M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Kyle Rudolph (TE, MIN) $5.65M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Tom Johnson (DT, MIN) $2.3 million 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.

New England Patriots » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 8: Rob Gronkowski (TE, NE) $6M option bonus is due.
  • Mar 9: Jerod Mayo (ILB, LB, NE) $4M roster bonus due.
  • Mar 9: Alan Branch (DT, NE) $400,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 9: Stephon Gilmore (CB, NE) $11.082 million 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 9: Dont'a Hightower (OLB, LB, NE) $7.751M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Sebastian Vollmer (RT, T, NE) $1 million roster bonus due.

New Orleans Saints » View 2016 Cap


New York Giants » View 2016 Cap


New York Jets » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 11: James Carpenter (G, NYJ) $2.5M of 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.

Oakland Raiders » View 2016 Cap

  • Feb 11: Curtis Lofton (ILB, LB, OAK) $3.5M of his 2016 salary fully guarantees.
  • Mar 11: Michael Crabtree (WR, OAK) $5M 2016 salary and $5.75M roster bonus become fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Rodney Hudson (C, OAK) $7.35M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.

Philadelphia Eagles » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 9: Fletcher Cox (DT, PHI) $7.799 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Leodis McKelvin (CB, PHI) $750,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 11: Chris Long (DE, PHI) $2 million roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Nick Foles (QB, PHI) $6M roster bonus is paid, $1.75M 2016 salary fully guarantees.
  • Mar 13: Corey Graham (FS, S, PHI) $500,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Jason Peters (LT, T, PHI) $1M of 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Jason Kelce (C, PHI) $2.602 million of 2016 salary fully guarantees.
  • Apr 1: Torrey Smith (WR, PHI) $4.5 million 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.

Pittsburgh Steelers » View 2016 Cap

  • Feb 10: Joe Haden (CB, PIT) $10.1M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 9: David DeCastro (G, PIT) $8.07M 5th year option for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Maurkice Pouncey (C, PIT) $3.5 million roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Cameron Heyward (DE, PIT) $5 million roster bonus due.

Seattle Seahawks » View 2016 Cap

  • Feb 11: Richard Sherman (CB, SEA) $12,569,000 2016 salary and $5M of 2017 salary become fully guaranteed.
  • Feb 13: Russell Wilson (QB, SEA) $12,342,000 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Feb 13: Earl Thomas (FS, S, SEA) $6 million of 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Feb 13: Cliff Avril (DE, SEA) $6M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Feb 13: K.J. Wright (OLB, LB, SEA) $5.25M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 11: Brandon Browner (CB, SEA) $750,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Chris Clemons (DE, SEA) $500,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 14: Bobby Wagner (ILB, LB, SEA) $4M option bonus due.
  • Aug 1: Dion Jordan (DE, SEA) $1.69 2016 roster bonus due.

San Francisco 49ers » View 2016 Cap


Tampa Bay Buccaneers » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 11: Gerald McCoy (DT, TB) $6.5M roster bonus for 2016 and $13.25M 2017 salary become fully guaranteed .
  • Mar 13: Gosder Cherilus (RT, T, TB) $500,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Lavonte David (OLB, LB, TB) $5M salary for 2016 becomes fully guaranteed.

Tennessee Titans » View 2016 Cap

  • Mar 11: Jurrell Casey (DT, TEN) $3 million of 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Karl Klug (DT, TEN) $200,000 roster bonus due.
  • Mar 13: Da'Norris Searcy (SS, S, TEN) $3.5 million of 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Derrick Morgan (OLB, LB, TEN) $4.5 million 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.
  • Mar 13: Brian Orakpo (OLB, LB, TEN) $6.5 million 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed.

Washington Redskins » View 2016 Cap





Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.…
I'm gonna be sticky!