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Embed This Buster Skrine

Cornerback Age: 30 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#137 overall), 2011 College: Tennessee-Chattanooga Agent(s): SportStars
  • Current Contract

    Buster Skrine signed a 3 year, $16,500,000 contract with the Chicago Bears, including a $5,500,000 signing bonus, $8,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,500,000. In 2019, Skrine will earn a base salary of $1,000,000 and a signing bonus of $5,500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,100,000 and a dead cap value of $8,500,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $16,500,000
    Signing Bonus $5,500,000
    Average Salary $5,500,000
    Total Guarantees $8,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $8,500,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / 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 30 $1,000,000 $1,100,000 - - $2,100,000 $8,500,000 $6,500,000($6,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $8,500,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-6,400,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $5,500,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-3,400,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $4,100,000 2020 Dead Cap: $4,400,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-2,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,100,000 2020 Dead Cap: $4,400,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 31 $4,650,000 $1,100,000 $250,000 $100,000 $6,100,000 $6,400,000 $5,000,000($11,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $6,400,000 2020 Cap Savings: $-300,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $4,400,000 2020 Cap Savings: $1,700,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $3,100,000 2021 Dead Cap: $3,300,000 2020 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,100,000 2021 Dead Cap: $3,300,000 2020 Cap Savings: $5,000,000

    Potential Out: 2021, 2 yr, $11,500,000; $3,300,000 dead cap

    2021 Contract details by year 32 $4,150,000 $1,100,000 $750,000 $100,000 $6,100,000 $3,300,000 $5,000,000($16,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $3,300,000 2021 Cap Savings: $2,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $3,300,000 2021 Cap Savings: $2,800,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $1,100,000 2022 Dead Cap: $2,200,000 2021 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,100,000 2022 Dead Cap: $2,200,000 2021 Cap Savings: $5,000,000
    2022 Contract details by year 33 - $1,100,000 - - $1,100,000 - -
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $0
    2023 Contract details by year 34 - $1,100,000 - - $1,100,000 - -
    Pre-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $0
    2022 Free Agent Year 35 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $8.5M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2019 salary + $2M of 2020 salary)
    • 2020 Per Game Active Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000)
    • 2021 Per Game Active Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000)
    • 2021 Roster Bonus: $500,000 (3rd league day of 2021)
    • Workout Bonus: $100,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2018

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $25,000,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $6,250,000
    Guaranteed $13,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2015 26 $1,500,000 $1,250,000 - - $2,750,000 $13,000,000 $6,558,413($6,558,413)
    2016 27 $2,750,000 $1,250,000 $4,000 $1,250,000 $5,254,000 $10,254,000 $6,504,000($13,062,413)
    2017 28 $6,000,000 $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $8,500,000 $11,000,000 $6,000,000($19,062,413)
    2018 29 $6,000,000 $1,250,000 - $1,250,000 $8,500,000 $2,500,000 $6,000,000($25,062,413)
    2019 Free agent year 30 UFA  
    • $13M guaranteed (2015-16 base salaries, 2015 roster bonus, signning bonus)
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $2 million
    • 2016 Restructure: $3.75M/3 years
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $202,000 - - - - - $577,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 - - - - - - $465,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - - - - - $555,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,431,000 - - - - - - $1,431,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 $5,000,000 - - - - $58,413 $6,558,413
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,750,000 - - $4,000 $3,750,000 - - $6,504,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - - - - - $6,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - - - - - $6,000,000
    8 seasons $19,076,000 $5,202,000 - $4,000 $3,750,000 - $58,413 $28,090,413
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $5,500,000 - - - - - $6,500,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $4,650,000 - $250,000 $100,000 - - - $5,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $4,150,000 - $750,000 $100,000 - - - $5,000,000
    $28,876,000 $10,702,000 $1,000,000 $204,000 $3,750,000 - $58,413 $44,590,413
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/14/2018, $20,054

      Roughing the Passer against Josh Allen


    • Player contract details by year 09/21/2018, $10,026

      Excessive Facemask against Jakeem Grant (MIA)


    • Player contract details by year 11/17/2017, $48,620

      Hit against a defenseless receiver, DeSean Jackson (TB)


    • Player contract details by year 09/22/2017, $24,309

      Helmet to helmet hit against DeAndre Washington (OAK)


    • Player contract details by year 12/09/2016, $9,115

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct against Indianapolis (IND)


    • Player contract details by year 11/11/2016, $9,115

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct (throwing a punch) against Jarvis Landry (MIA)


    • TOTAL: $121,239

  • 2019 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Buster Skrine ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2018 NYJ 14 14 11 694 0.706 0.5 58 52 6 1
    2017 NYJ 15 15 15 1013 0.906 1 63 56 7 2 1
    2016 NYJ 14 14 14 814 0.786 1 47 39 8 1
    2015 NYJ 16 16 8 725 0.687 56 44 10 1
    2014 CLE 16 16 16 1130 0.971 67 55 11 4
    2013 CLE 16 16 15 1053 0.916 1 65 54 9 1
    2012 CLE 16 16 6 722 0.622 85 65 8
    2011 CLE 16 16 19 8 2 1
    Totals 123 123 85 6,151 - 4 460 373 61 3 9