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Embed This Zay Jones

Wide Receiver Age: 23 Exp: 2 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#37 overall), 2017 College: East Carolina Agent(s): Elite Athlete Management
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  • Current Contract

    Zay Jones signed a 4 year, $6,779,831 contract with the Buffalo Bills, including a $3,070,786 signing bonus, $3,843,960 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,694,958. In 2018, Jones will earn a base salary of $773,174, while carrying a cap hit of $1,540,870 and a dead cap value of $3,076,264.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $6,779,831
    Signing Bonus $3,070,786
    Average Salary $1,694,958
    Total Guarantees $3,843,960
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,843,960
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 22 $465,000 $767,696 $1,232,696 $3,843,960 $3,535,786($3,535,786)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $3,843,960 2017 Cap Savings: $-2,611,264 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $3,070,786 2017 Cap Savings: $-1,838,090 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $1,540,870 2018 Dead Cap: $2,303,090 2017 Cap Savings: $-308,174 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $767,696 2018 Dead Cap: $2,303,090 2017 Cap Savings: $465,000
    2018 Contract details by year 23 $773,174 $767,696 $1,540,870 $3,076,264 $773,174($4,308,960)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $3,076,264 2018 Cap Savings: $-1,535,394 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $2,303,090 2018 Cap Savings: $-762,220 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $1,540,870 2019 Dead Cap: $1,535,394 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $767,696 2019 Dead Cap: $1,535,394 2018 Cap Savings: $773,174
    2019 Contract details by year 24 $1,081,348 $767,696 $1,849,044 $1,535,394 $1,081,348($5,390,308)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $1,535,394 2019 Cap Savings: $313,650 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,535,394 2019 Cap Savings: $313,650 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $767,696 2020 Dead Cap: $767,698 2019 Cap Savings: $1,081,348 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $767,696 2020 Dead Cap: $767,698 2019 Cap Savings: $1,081,348
    2020 Contract details by year 25 $1,389,522 $767,698 $2,157,220 $767,698 $1,389,522($6,779,830)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $767,698 2020 Cap Savings: $1,389,522 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $767,698 2020 Cap Savings: $1,389,522 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $767,698 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $1,389,522 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $767,698 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $1,389,522
    2021 Free Agent Year 26 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $3.84M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2018 salary)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 $3,070,786 - - - - - $3,535,786
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $773,174 - - - - - - $773,174
    2 seasons $1,238,174 $3,070,786 - - - - - $4,308,960
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,081,348 - - - - - - $1,081,348
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,389,522 - - - - - - $1,389,522
    $3,709,044 $3,070,786 - - - - - $6,779,830
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

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

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Yds/Gm Rec TD Fum Drops Prod Pts
    2018 BUF 10 10 9 566 0.855 59 37 392 10.6 39.20 2 1 0 51.2
    2017 BUF 15 15 10 793 0.752 74 27 316 11.7 21.07 2 0 5 43.6