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Buffalo Bills 2021 Salary Cap

Bills 2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Buffalo Bills 2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

 

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Active Players (53) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Dawkins Dion Dawkins LT $7,300,000 $1,720,000 $235,294 $1,875,000 $250,000 - - ($21,930,000) $11,380,294 6.04
Allen Josh Allen QB $920,000 $6,671,461 $2,618,596 - - - - ($103,410,057) $10,210,057 5.42
Hughes Jerry Hughes DE $6,100,000 $2,100,000 $1,000,000 - $250,000 - - ($9,450,000) $9,450,000 5.02
Morse Mitch Morse C $4,125,000 $2,750,000 $1,352,941 - $100,000 - - ($10,725,000) $8,327,941 4.42
Addison Mario Addison DE $4,075,000 $2,000,000 $1,852,941 - $250,000 - - ($9,825,000) $8,177,941 4.34
Milano Matt Milano OLB $5,500,000 $1,750,000 $294,118 - $250,000 - - ($20,250,000) $7,794,118 4.14
Beasley Cole Beasley WR $4,700,000 $1,500,000 $941,165 - $200,000 - - ($8,400,000) $7,341,165 3.90
White Tre'Davious White CB $990,000 $2,100,000 - $1,500,000 $300,000 $1,892,000 - ($31,625,000) $6,782,000 3.60
Hyde Micah Hyde SS $2,100,000 $4,100,000 $264,706 - $100,000 - - ($11,300,000) $6,564,705 3.48
Klein A.J. Klein OLB $4,100,000 $400,000 $1,788,235 - $100,000 - - ($6,600,000) $6,388,235 3.39
Diggs Stefon Diggs WR $990,000 - $982,843 - $50,000 $4,356,111 - ($14,858,333) $6,378,954 3.39
Williams Daryl Williams RT $1,000,000 $1,800,000 $3,235,294 - $100,000 - - ($9,500,000) $6,135,294 3.26
Butler Vernon Butler DT $3,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,705,882 - $100,000 - - ($5,600,000) $5,805,882 3.08
Oliver Ed Oliver DT $2,283,650 $3,082,301 - - - - - ($11,561,229) $5,365,951 2.85
Poyer Jordan Poyer SS $1,075,000 $1,000,000 $376,471 - $200,000 $2,600,000 - ($8,475,000) $5,251,471 2.79
Sanders Emmanuel Sanders WR $2,800,000 $1,375,000 $391,176 - $50,000 - - ($5,950,000) $4,616,176 2.45
Edmunds Tremaine Edmunds ILB $2,206,301 $1,821,736 - - - - - ($4,028,037) $4,028,037 2.14
Matakevich Tyler Matakevich ILB $1,500,000 $1,100,000 $235,294 - $100,000 - - ($3,450,000) $2,935,294 1.56
Trubisky Mitchell Trubisky QB $2,000,000 $500,000 - - - - - ($2,500,000) $2,500,000 1.33
Johnson Taron Johnson CB $1,200,667 $1,161,517 - - - - - ($10,667,072) $2,362,184 1.25
Boettger Ike Boettger G $2,133,000 - - - - - - - $2,133,000 1.13
Rousseau Greg Rousseau DE $660,000 $1,450,582 - - - - - ($11,367,075) $2,110,582 1.12
Ford Cody Ford G $1,127,498 $869,994 - - $50,000 - - ($1,789,988) $2,047,492 1.09
Wallace Levi Wallace CB $1,150,000 $300,000 $176,460 - $50,000 - - ($1,050,000) $1,676,460 0.89
Jones Taiwan Jones RB $1,100,000 $300,000 $267,647 - - - - ($1,400,000) $1,667,647 0.89
Haack Matt Haack P $1,200,000 $350,000 - - $25,000 - - ($2,275,000) $1,575,000 0.84
Obada Efe Obada DE $1,000,000 $300,000 $185,294 - - - - ($800,000) $1,485,294 0.79
Epenesa A.J. Epenesa DE $877,150 $458,600 - - - - - ($2,252,950) $1,335,750 0.71
Ferguson Reid Ferguson LS $990,000 - - - - - - - $1,283,750 0.68
Phillips Harrison Phillips DT $920,000 $193,760 - - $30,000 - - ($223,760) $1,143,760 0.61
Smith Andre Smith OLB $920,000 $125,000 $35,294 - $47,500 - - ($347,500) $1,127,794 0.60
Singletary Devin Singletary RB $850,000 $258,956 - - - - - ($517,912) $1,108,956 0.59
Knox Dawson Knox TE $850,000 $205,545 - - $30,000 - - ($441,090) $1,085,545 0.58
Moss Zack Moss RB $789,651 $228,604 - - $30,000 - - ($715,812) $1,048,255 0.56
Basham Jr. Carlos Basham Jr. DE $660,000 $362,717 - - - - - ($2,366,547) $1,022,717 0.54
Neal Siran Neal S $920,000 $71,504 - - - - - ($71,504) $991,504 0.53
McKenzie Isaiah McKenzie WR $990,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($1,127,500) $987,500 0.52
Davis Gabriel Davis WR $780,000 $174,845 - - - - - ($524,535) $954,845 0.51
Kumerow Jake Kumerow WR $920,000 - - - - - - - $920,000 0.49
Breida Matt Breida RB $990,000 $40,000 - - $25,000 - - ($1,052,500) $915,000 0.49
Johnson Jaquan Johnson SS $850,000 $46,085 - - - - - ($92,170) $896,085 0.48
Sweeney Tommy Sweeney TE $850,000 $24,046 - - - - - ($48,092) $874,046 0.46
Bates Ryan Bates C $850,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.45
Bass Tyler Bass K $780,000 $46,054 - - - - - ($138,164) $826,054 0.44
Jackson Dane Jackson CB $780,000 - - - $35,000 - - ($35,000) $815,000 0.43
Gilliam Reggie Gilliam FB $780,000 $6,666 - - - - - ($13,334) $786,666 0.42
Dodson Tyrel Dodson ILB $780,000 $2,000 - - - - - ($2,000) $782,000 0.42
Doyle Tommy Doyle LT $660,000 $78,931 - - - - - ($315,724) $738,931 0.39
Hamlin Damar Hamlin S $660,000 $40,119 - - - - - ($160,476) $700,119 0.37
Douglas Jamil Douglas G $511,111 - - - - - - - $511,111 0.27
Stevenson Marquez Stevenson WR $415,000 $43,136 - - - - - ($172,544) $458,136 0.24
Lewis Cam Lewis CB $389,997 $30,000 - - - - - - $419,997 0.22
Hart Bobby Hart RT $440,000 - - - - - - - $377,776 0.20
Active Roster: $163,452,471 $86,539,025 $44,076,659 $17,939,651 $3,375,000 $2,722,500 $8,848,111 - - $163,452,471 86.77


2021 Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission List

Cap breakdowns for players currently on the Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission List. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (1) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Wade Christian Wade RB $660,000 - - - - - - - $660,000 0.35
Exempt: $660,000 $660,000 - - - - - - - $660,000 0.35


2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on injured reserve. denotes a player designated to return. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (3) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Feliciano Jon Feliciano
(Calf)
G $1,400,000 $750,000 $1,014,706 - $100,000 - - ($4,500,000) $3,264,706 1.73
Zimmer Justin Zimmer
(Knee)
DT $920,000 - - - - - - - $920,000 0.49
Cox Jr. Bryan Cox Jr.
(Achilles)
DE $490,000 - - - - - - - $490,000 0.26
Injured Reserve: $4,674,706 $2,810,000 $750,000 $1,014,706 - $100,000 - - - $4,674,706 2.48


2021 Non-Football Injury Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a physically unable to perform, or non-football injury list. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (2) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Lotulelei Star Lotulelei DT $4,500,000 $2,600,000 $235,294 - $250,000 - - ($12,050,000) $7,585,294 4.03
Brown Spencer Brown LT $660,000 $219,036 - - - - - ($876,144) $879,036 0.47
NFI: $8,464,330 $5,160,000 $2,819,036 $235,294 - $250,000 - - - $8,464,330 4.49


2021 Practice Squad

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a team's practice squad. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (16) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Fromm Jake Fromm QB $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Gentry Tanner Gentry WR $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Giles-Harris Joe Giles-Harris LB $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Griffin Olaijah Griffin CB $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Hodgins Isaiah Hodgins WR $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Love Mike Love DE $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Thomas Josh Thomas S $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Williams Antonio Williams RB $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Webb Davis Webb QB $112,000 - - - - - - - $112,000 0.06
Ksiezarczyk Evin Ksiezarczyk T $101,200 - - - - - - - $101,200 0.05
Capra Jacob Capra G $92,000 - - - - - - - $92,000 0.05
Warring Kahale Warring TE $92,000 - - - - - - - $92,000 0.05
McCloud Nick McCloud CB $82,800 - - - - - - - $82,800 0.04
Morris Quintin Morris TE $82,800 - - - - - - - $82,800 0.04
Ankou Eli Ankou DT $55,200 - - - - - - - $55,200 0.03
Bryant Brandin Bryant DE $55,200 - - - - - - - $55,200 0.03
Practice Squad: $1,998,000 $1,998,000 - - - - - - - $1,998,000 1.06


2021 Dead Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been traded or released. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (45) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Brown John Brown WR - $1,600,000 - - - - - - $1,600,000 0.85
Jefferson Quinton Jefferson DT - $1,500,000 - - - - - - $1,500,000 0.80
Spain Quinton Spain G - $1,000,000 - - - - - - $1,000,000 0.53
Fromm Jake Fromm QB $596,800 $75,740 - - - - - - $672,540 0.36
Hauschka Steven Hauschka K - $625,000 - - - - - - $625,000 0.33
Hart Bobby Hart RT $268,500 $137,500 - - - - - - $406,000 0.22
Lamp Forrest Lamp G $212,500 $137,500 - - - - - - $350,000 0.19
Webb Davis Webb QB $222,000 $5,500 - - - - - - $227,500 0.12
Douglas Jamil Douglas G $112,000 $75,000 - - - - - - $187,000 0.10
Bryant Brandin Bryant DE $171,999 - - - - - - - $171,999 0.09
Ferguson Reid Ferguson LS - $168,750 - - - - - - $168,750 0.09
Joseph Vosean Joseph LB - $160,648 - - - - - - $160,648 0.09
Morris Quintin Morris TE $135,266 $4,000 - - - - - - $139,266 0.07
Hollister Jacob Hollister TE - $137,500 - - - - - - $137,500 0.07
Wildgoose Rachad Wildgoose CB $92,000 $39,061 - - - - - - $131,061 0.07
Lewis Cam Lewis CB $116,933 $5,500 - - - - - - $122,433 0.06
Warring Kahale Warring TE $111,622 - - - - - - - $111,622 0.06
Adams Tyrell Adams OLB - $100,000 - - - - - - $100,000 0.05
Long Spencer Long C - - - - $100,000 - - - $100,000 0.05
Ankou Eli Ankou DT $61,222 - - - - - - - $61,222 0.03
Jackson Dane Jackson CB - $60,978 - - - - - - $60,978 0.03
Lee Marquel Lee ILB - $25,000 - - $25,000 - - - $50,000 0.03
Griffin Olaijah Griffin CB $35,000 $11,666 - - - - - - $46,666 0.02
Anderson Jack Anderson G $18,400 $25,936 - - - - - - $44,336 0.02
Hodgins Isaiah Hodgins WR - $39,722 - - - - - - $39,722 0.02
Gaines E.J. Gaines CB - $25,000 - - - - - - $25,000 0.01
Johnson Darryl Johnson DE - $24,522 - - - - - - $24,522 0.01
Thompson Tariq Thompson S $20,000 $4,166 - - - - - - $24,166 0.01
Proehl Austin Proehl WR $18,400 - - - - - - - $18,400 0.01
Adams Trey Adams T - $17,500 - - - - - - $17,500 0.01
Thomas Josh Thomas S - $16,667 - - - - - - $16,667 0.01
Harrell Marquel Harrell G - $13,334 - - - - - - $13,334 0.01
Walton Brandon Walton T - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
Devey Jordan Devey G - - - - $10,000 - - - $10,000 0.01
Tuitele Syrus Tuitele G - $8,333 - - - - - - $8,333 0.00
Brown Ike Brown CB - $8,000 - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
Taylor Garrett Taylor S - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
McCloud Nick McCloud CB - $6,666 - - - - - - $6,666 0.00
Vedvik Kaare Vedvik K - $6,500 - - - - - - $6,500 0.00
Wade Christian Wade RB - $5,500 - - - - - - $5,500 0.00
Becker Nate Becker TE - $4,000 - - - - - - $4,000 0.00
Easley Nick Easley WR - $3,250 - - - - - - $3,250 0.00
McCloud Ray-Ray McCloud WR - $2,750 - - - - - - $2,750 0.00
Salako Victor Salako T - $2,250 - - - - - - $2,250 0.00
Williams Antonio Williams RB - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Dead: $8,429,748 $2,192,642 $6,102,106 - - $135,000 - - - $8,429,748 4.47


2021 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2021 NFL Salary Cap $182,500,000
2020 Rollover Cap $3,771,955
Adjustment $2,105,004
Adjusted Salary Cap $188,376,959
All Contracts $86,539,025 $44,076,659 $17,939,651 $3,375,000 $2,722,500 $8,848,111 - $163,452,471
Injured Reserve Money $2,810,000 $750,000 $1,014,706 - $100,000 - - $4,674,706
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $5,160,000 $2,819,036 $235,294 - $250,000 - - $8,464,330
Reserve/Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission List $660,000 - - - - - - $660,000
Dead Money $2,192,642 $6,102,106 - - $135,000 - - $8,429,748
Practice Squad $1,998,000 - - - - - - $1,998,000
Total $99,359,667 $53,747,801 $19,189,651 $3,375,000 $3,207,500 $8,848,111 - $187,679,255
Cap Space $697,704