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Quarterback Age: 29 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#98 overall), 2013 College: Southern California Agent(s): Athletes First

Bills – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Matt Barkley signed a 2 year, $4,000,000 contract with the Buffalo Bills, including a $600,000 signing bonus, $600,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,000,000. In 2020, Barkley will earn a base salary of $1,500,000, a roster bonus of $75,000 and a workout bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,025,000 and a dead cap value of $200,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $4,000,000
    Signing Bonus $600,000
    Average Salary $2,000,000
    Total Guarantees $600,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $600,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2019 Contract details by year 28 $1,250,000 $200,000 $37,500 $250,000 $1,737,500 $650,000 $1,537,500($1,537,500)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $650,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,125,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $650,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,125,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $450,000 2020 Dead Cap: $200,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,325,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $450,000 2020 Dead Cap: $200,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,325,000
    2020 Contract details by year 29 $1,500,000 $200,000 $75,000 $250,000 $2,025,000 $200,000 $1,825,000($3,362,500)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $200,000 2020 Cap Savings: $1,825,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $200,000 2020 Cap Savings: $1,825,000 Post-6/1 Release

    N/A in 2020

    Post-6/1 Trade

    N/A in 2020

    2021 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $600,000 guaranteed (signing bonus)
    • 2019 Per Game Active Bonus: $4,687.50 ($75,000, 8 LTBE)
    • 2020 Per Game Active Bonus: $4,687.50 ($75,000)
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $250,000
    • Annual Playing Time Incentives: $875,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit Yearly Cash
    2018 Player contract details by year $58,824 $250,000 $275,000 $583,824 $833,824($833,824)
    2019 Player contract details by year - $250,000 - $250,000 -($833,824)

     


    Previous Contracts

    2018-2019

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $3,100,000
    Signing Bonus $250,000
    Average Salary $1,550,000
    Guaranteed $250,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2018 27 $1,000,000 $250,000 $275,000 $1,525,000 $525,000 $1,275,000($1,275,000)
    2019 28 $1,125,000 - $275,000 $1,400,000 $250,000 $1,400,000($2,675,000)
    2020 Free agent year 29 UFA  
    • Per-Game Active Bonus: $10,937 ($175,000, 0 earned in 2018)
    • Workout Bonus: $275,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 $497,028 - $20,000 - - - $922,028
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $20,000 - - - $520,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $592,500 - - - - - - $592,500
    2015 Player Cash Earnings - - - $20,000 - - - $20,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings - - - $20,000 - - - $20,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $28,800 - - - - - - $28,800
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $595,588 - - - - - - $595,588
    2017 Player Cash Earnings - $500,000 - $50,000 - - - $550,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $319,118 - - - - - - $319,117
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $58,824 $500,000 - $275,000 - - - $833,824
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $418,235 $600,000 - - - - - $1,018,235
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - $37,500 $250,000 - - - $1,537,500
    7 seasons $4,168,065 $2,097,028 $37,500 $655,000 - - - $6,957,592
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - $75,000 $250,000 - - - $1,825,000
    $5,668,065 $2,097,028 $112,500 $905,000 - - - $8,782,592
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $905,000 $497,028 - $60,000 - - - $1,462,028
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $911,618 - - $20,000 - - - $931,617
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $624,388 - - - - - - $624,388
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings - $500,000 - $50,000 - - - $550,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $58,824 $500,000 - $275,000 - - - $833,824
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,668,235 $600,000 $37,500 $250,000 - - - $2,555,735
  • 2020 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Matt Barkley ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Gm Pass TD Pass INT Pass Rating Rush Att Rush Yds Rush TD Fum Prod Pts
    2019 BUF 16 2 81 0.074 51 27 52.9 359 179.50 0 3 51.02 2 -4 0 3 5.96
    2018 BUF 8 1 1 73 0.130 25 15 60 232 232.00 2 0 117.42 3 -2 0 0 17.08
    2017 ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2016 CHI 14 7 6 412 0.456 216 129 59.7 1611 230.14 8 14 68.27 7 2 0 4 70.84
    2015 ARI 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2014 PHI 8 1 6 0.005 1 0 0 0 0 39.58 3 0 0 0
    2013 PHI 6 3 76 0.069 49 30 61.2 300 100.00 0 4 44.6 2 -2 0 3 1.8
    Totals 52 14 7 648 - 342 201 58.8 2,502 178.71 10 21 - 17 -6 0 10 95.68