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Quinton Jefferson

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Bills, DT Age: 27 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#147 overall), 2016 College: Maryland Agent(s): Jared Fox (SportStars)

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  • Current Contract

    Quinton Jefferson signed a 2 year, $13,500,000 contract with the Buffalo Bills, including a $3,000,000 signing bonus, $6,250,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $6,750,000. In 2020, Jefferson will earn a base salary of $3,750,000, a signing bonus of $3,000,000 and a roster bonus of $1,656,250, while carrying a cap hit of $6,906,250 and a dead cap value of $6,250,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $13,500,000
    Signing Bonus $3,000,000
    Average Salary $6,750,000
    Total Guarantees $6,250,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $6,250,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2020 Contract details by year 27 $3,750,000 $1,500,000 $1,656,250 - $6,906,250 $6,250,000 $8,406,250($8,406,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $6,250,000 2020 Cap Savings: $656,250 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $2,906,250 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $4,750,000 2021 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2020 Cap Savings: $2,156,250 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2021 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2020 Cap Savings: $4,406,250

    Potential Out: 2021, 1 yr, $8,406,250; $1,500,000 dead cap

    2021 Contract details by year 28 $3,900,000 $1,500,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 $6,500,000 $1,500,000 $5,000,000($13,406,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2021 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2021 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $5,000,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 29 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $6.25M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2020 roster bonus + $2.25M of 2020 salary)
    • 2020 Roster Bonus: $1M (due 3/18/2020)
    • 2021 Roster Bonus: $500,000 (paid the 5th league day of 2021)
    • 2020 Per Game Active Bonus: $46,875 ($750,000, 14 LTBE)
    • 2021 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,350 ($500,000)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

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    2019-2019

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,025,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,025,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA

    2018-2018

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $630,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $630,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2019 / RFA

    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $540,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $540,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2018 / ERFA

    2016-2019Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,593,823
    Signing Bonus $253,823
    Average Salary $648,456
    Total Guarantees $253,823
    Guaranteed at Signing $253,823
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $381,170 $253,823 - - - - - $634,993
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $412,941 - - - - - - $412,941
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $14,400 - - - - - - $14,400
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $630,000 - - - - - - $630,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,025,000 - - - - - - $2,025,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $3,750,000 $3,000,000 $1,656,250 - - - - $8,406,250
    5 seasons $7,213,511 $3,253,823 $1,656,250 - - - - $12,123,584
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $3,900,000 - $1,000,000 $100,000 - - - $5,000,000
    $11,113,511 $3,253,823 $2,656,250 $100,000 - - - $17,123,584
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,449,111 $253,823 - - - - - $3,702,934
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $14,400 - - - - - - $14,400
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,750,000 $3,000,000 $1,656,250 - - - - $8,406,250
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 10/19/2018, $10,026

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct against Oakland (OAK)


    • Player contract details by year 12/15/2017, $9,115

      Fighting against Jacksonville (JAC)


    • TOTAL: $19,141

  • Transactions

    Mar 17 2020Signed a 2 year $13.5 million contract with Buffalo (BUF)
    Mar 13 2019Assigned a 1 year $2.025 million tender by Seattle (SEA)
    Oct 19 2018Fined $10,026 Unsportsmanlike Conduct against Oakland (OAK)
    Mar 14 2018Signed a contract with Seattle (SEA)
    Dec 15 2017Fined $9,115 Fighting against Jacksonville (JAC)
    Oct 3 2017Signed to the active roster by Seattle (SEA)
    Sep 14 2017Signed to the practice squad by Los Angeles (LA)
    Sep 12 2017Waived by Los Angeles (LA)
    Sep 3 2017Claimed off waivers by Los Angeles (LA)
    Sep 2 2017Waived by Seattle (SEA)
    May 6 2016Signed a 4 year $2.59 million contract with Seattle (SEA)
    Apr 30 2016Drafted by Seattle (SEA): Round 5 (#147 overall)
  • 2020 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2020 BUF 1 1 1 35 62.5 1 1
    2019 SEA 14 14 12 602 59.8 3.5 26 14 12
    2018 SEA 16 16 12 560 56.4 3 25 15 10
    2017 SEA 6 6 130 11.8 1 8 7 1
    2016 SEA 3 3 20 1.9 1 1
    Totals 40 40 25 1,347 - 8 61 36 25 0 0