Deion Jones

Embed This
Falcons, ILB Age: 27-38d Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#52 overall), 2016 College: Louisiana State Agent(s): Jason Rosenhaus (Rosenhaus Sports)

Active

 

Falcons – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Deion Jones signed a 4 year, $57,000,000 contract with the Atlanta Falcons, including a $11,000,000 signing bonus, $34,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $14,250,000. In 2021, Jones will earn a base salary of $990,000 and a restructure bonus of $4,172,353, while carrying a cap hit of $6,330,784 and a dead cap value of $17,012,353.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $57,000,000
    Signing Bonus $11,000,000
    Average Salary $14,250,000
    Total Guarantees $34,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $18,800,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Option Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2019 Contract details by year 25 $1,950,000 $2,576,482 $500,000 - - $5,026,482 $19,176,482 $13,497,930($13,497,930)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $19,176,482 2019 Cap Savings: $-14,150,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $11,376,482 2019 Cap Savings: $-6,350,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $10,376,482 2020 Dead Cap: $8,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-5,350,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $2,576,482 2020 Dead Cap: $8,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $2,450,000
    2020 Contract details by year 26 $5,850,000 $2,200,000 $520,000 $1,750,000 - $10,320,000 $21,650,000 $13,436,199($26,934,129)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $21,650,000 2020 Cap Savings: $-11,330,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $15,800,000 2020 Cap Savings: $-5,480,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $9,800,000 2021 Dead Cap: $11,850,000 2020 Cap Savings: $520,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $3,950,000 2021 Dead Cap: $11,850,000 2020 Cap Savings: $6,370,000
    2021 Contract details by year 27 $990,000 $2,200,000 - $1,750,000 $1,390,784 $6,330,784 $17,012,353 $5,162,353($32,096,482)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $17,012,353 2021 Cap Savings: $-10,681,569 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $16,022,353 2021 Cap Savings: $-9,691,569 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $6,330,784 2022 Dead Cap: $10,681,569 2021 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $5,340,784 2022 Dead Cap: $10,681,569 2021 Cap Savings: $990,000

    Potential Out: 2022, 3 yr, $32,096,482; $24,888,628 dead cap

    2022 Contract details by year 28 $9,640,000 $2,200,000 $5,067,059 $1,750,000 $1,390,784 $20,047,843 $24,888,628 $14,707,059($46,803,541)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $24,888,628 2022 Cap Savings: $-4,840,785 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $10,681,569 2022 Cap Savings: $9,366,274 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $19,547,843 2023 Dead Cap: $5,340,785 2022 Cap Savings: $500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $5,340,784 2023 Dead Cap: $5,340,785 2022 Cap Savings: $14,707,059
    2023 Contract details by year 29 $12,000,000 $2,200,000 $430,000 $1,750,000 $1,390,784 $17,770,784 $5,340,784 $12,430,000($59,233,541)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $5,340,784 2023 Cap Savings: $12,430,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $5,340,784 2023 Cap Savings: $12,430,000 Post-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $5,340,784 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $12,430,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $5,340,784 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $12,430,000
    2024 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $18.8M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2019 salary + 2020 salary)
    • 2020 Option Bonus: $7M (due 3/22/2020)
    • 2021 salary fully guarantees on the 5th league day of 2021 (3/21/21)
    • 2019 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000, 6 LTBE)
    • 2020 Per Game Active Bonus: $32,500 ($520,000)
    • 2021 Per Game Active Bonus: $28,235 ($480,000)
    • 2022 Roster Bonus: $4,567,059 (guaranteed)
    • 2022 salary fully guaranteed per 2021 restructure
    • 2022 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
    • 2023 Per Game Active Bonus: $26,875 ($430,000)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    Spotrac Premium Tools

    To see the rest of the Deion Jones' contract breakdowns, & gain access to all of Spotrac's Premium tools, sign up today. Already Subscribed? Login Here

    2016-2019Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $4,545,639
    Signing Bonus $1,505,919
    Average Salary $1,136,410
    Total Guarantees $2,162,539
    Guaranteed at Signing $2,162,539
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 $1,505,919 - - - - - $1,955,919
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $656,620 - - - - - - $656,620
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $863,240 - - - - - - $863,240
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,950,000 $11,000,000 $500,000 - - - $47,930 $13,497,930
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $5,850,000 - $520,000 - - $7,000,000 $66,199 $13,436,199
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $990,000 - - - $4,172,353 - - $5,162,353
    6 seasons $10,759,860 $12,505,919 $1,020,000 - $4,172,353 $7,000,000 $114,129 $35,572,261
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $9,640,000 - $5,067,059 - - - - $14,707,059
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - $430,000 - - - - $12,430,000
    $32,399,860 $12,505,919 $6,517,059 - $4,172,353 $7,000,000 $114,129 $62,709,320
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    6 seasons Player Cash Earnings $10,759,860 $12,505,919 $1,020,000 - $4,172,353 $7,000,000 $114,129 $35,572,261
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/25/2020, $15,000

      Roughing the Passer against Dak Prescott (DAL)


    • Player contract details by year 12/14/2018, $33,425

      Fighting against Green Bay (GB)


    • TOTAL: $48,425

  • Transactions

    Sep 10 2021Converted $4.1M of 2021 salary/bonus into signing bonus, clearing $2.78M of cap space with Atlanta (ATL)
    Sep 25 2020Fined $15,000 Roughing the Passer against Dak Prescott (DAL)
    Jul 17 2019Signed a 4 year $57 million contract extension with Atlanta (ATL)
    Dec 14 2018Fined $33,425 Fighting against Green Bay (GB)
    May 5 2016Signed a 4 year $4.545 million contract with Atlanta (ATL)
    Apr 29 2016Drafted by Atlanta (ATL): Round 2 (#52 overall)
  • 2021 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Deion Jones ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($0) Rank
    NFL: #
    Atlanta Falcons: #
    Inside Linebacker: #

    Total Cash ($0) Rank
    NFL: #
    Inside Linebacker: #

    Average Annual ($0) Rank
    NFL: #
    Inside Linebacker: #
  •  

    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2021 ATL 10 10 10 673 88.9 2 92 53 39 1
    2020 ATL 16 16 16 1040 103.5 4.5 106 73 33 2 2
    2019 ATL 16 16 16 965 92.1 110 68 42 1
    2018 ATL 6 6 6 384 35.2 1 53 34 19 1 2
    2017 ATL 16 16 16 1021 97.1 1 138 91 47 1 3
    2016 ATL 15 15 13 896 80.6 106 75 31 1 3
    Totals 79 79 77 4,979 - 9 605 394 211 6 11