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Embed This Andy Dalton

Quarterback Age: 31 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#35 overall), 2011 College: Texas Christian Agent(s): Jeff Nalley (Select Sports Group)
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  • Current Contract

    Andy Dalton signed a 6 year, $96,000,000 contract with the Cincinnati Bengals, including a $12,000,000 signing bonus, $17,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $16,000,000. In 2018, Dalton will earn a base salary of $13,700,000 and a workout bonus of $200,000, while carrying a cap hit of $16,300,000 and a dead cap value of $16,300,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $96,000,000
    Signing Bonus $12,000,000
    Average Salary $16,000,000
    Total Guarantees $17,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $17,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2014 Contract details by year 26 $986,027 $2,973,036 $5,100,000 - $9,059,063 $17,573,036 $18,086,027($18,086,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2014 Dead Cap: $17,573,036 2014 Cap Savings: $-8,513,973 Pre-6/1 Trade 2014 Dead Cap: $17,573,036 2014 Cap Savings: $-8,513,973 Post-6/1 Release 2014 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Dead Cap: $17,573,036 2014 Cap Savings: $9,059,063 Post-6/1 Trade 2014 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Dead Cap: $17,573,036 2014 Cap Savings: $9,059,063
    2015 Contract details by year 27 $3,000,000 $2,400,000 $4,000,000 $200,000 $9,600,000 $13,800,000 $7,200,000($25,286,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $13,800,000 2015 Cap Savings: $-4,200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $13,800,000 2015 Cap Savings: $-4,200,000 Post-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $6,600,000 2016 Dead Cap: $7,200,000 2015 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $6,600,000 2016 Dead Cap: $7,200,000 2015 Cap Savings: $3,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 28 $10,500,000 $2,400,000 - $200,000 $13,100,000 $17,900,000 $10,700,000($35,986,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $17,900,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-4,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $7,200,000 2016 Cap Savings: $5,900,000 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $13,100,000 2017 Dead Cap: $4,800,000 2016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $2,400,000 2017 Dead Cap: $4,800,000 2016 Cap Savings: $10,700,000
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $13,100,000 $2,400,000 - $200,000 $15,700,000 $18,100,000 $13,300,000($49,286,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $18,100,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-2,400,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $5,000,000 2017 Cap Savings: $10,700,000 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $15,700,000 2018 Dead Cap: $2,400,000 2017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $2,600,000 2018 Dead Cap: $2,400,000 2017 Cap Savings: $13,100,000
    2018 Contract details by year 30 $13,700,000 $2,400,000 - $200,000 $16,300,000 $16,300,000 $13,900,000($63,186,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $16,300,000 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $2,600,000 2018 Cap Savings: $13,700,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $16,300,000 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $2,600,000 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $13,700,000
    2019 Contract details by year 31 $16,000,000 - - $200,000 $16,200,000 - $16,200,000($79,386,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $16,200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $16,200,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $16,200,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $16,200,000
    2020 Contract details by year 32 $17,500,000 - - $200,000 $17,700,000 - $17,700,000($97,086,027)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $17,700,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $17,700,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $17,700,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $17,700,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2014 Roster Bonus: $5 million (paid 8/7/2014)
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $4 million (due 3rd day of 2015 league year)
    • 2016-2020 Workout Bonus: $200,000
    • $1M per subsequent year if he plays in 80% of the snaps & reaches the divisional playoff
    • $500,000 per subsequent year if he plays in 80% of the snaps & reaches the conference title
    • $1.5M per subsequent year if he plays in 80% of the snaps & reaches the Super Bowl

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $5,214,198
    Signing Bonus $2,292,144
    Average Salary $1,303,550
    Guaranteed $4,028,171
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2011 23 $375,000 $573,036 - $948,036 - $2,667,144($97,086,027)
    2012 24 $612,009 $573,036 - $1,185,045 - $612,009($97,086,027)
    2013 25 $749,018 $573,036 $100,000 $1,422,054 $1,895,090 $849,018($97,086,027)
    2014 26 $986,027 $573,036 $100,000 $1,659,063 $573,036 $1,086,027($97,086,027)
    2015 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • Signing Bonus: $2.29 million
    • 2013-14 Reporting Bonus: $100,000
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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 $2,292,144 - - - - - $2,667,144
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $612,009 - - - - - - $612,009
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $749,018 - - $100,000 - - - $849,018
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $986,027 $12,000,000 $5,100,000 - - - - $18,086,027
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - $4,000,000 $200,000 - - - $7,200,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $10,500,000 - - $200,000 - - - $10,700,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $13,100,000 - - $200,000 - - - $13,300,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $13,700,000 - - $200,000 - - - $13,900,000
    8 seasons $43,022,054 $14,292,144 $9,100,000 $900,000 - - - $67,314,198
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - $200,000 - - - $16,200,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $17,500,000 - - $200,000 - - - $17,700,000
    $76,522,054 $14,292,144 $9,100,000 $1,300,000 - - - $101,214,198
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Andy Dalton 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
    2018 CIN 9 9 9 542 0.973 312 197 63.1 2255 250.56 18 10 90.69 12 49 0 1 147.1
    2017 CIN 16 16 16 941 0.973 496 297 59.9 3320 207.50 25 12 86.59 38 99 0 4 210.7
    2016 CIN 16 16 16 1085 0.998 563 364 64.7 4206 262.88 18 8 91.83 46 184 4 9 260.64
    2015 CIN 13 13 13 802 0.757 386 255 66.1 3250 250.00 25 7 106.25 57 142 3 6 244.2
    2014 CIN 16 16 16 1031 0.971 482 309 64.1 3398 212.38 19 17 83.32 60 169 4 3 224.62
    2013 CIN 16 16 16 1117 0.987 586 363 61.9 4296 268.50 33 20 88.8 61 183 2 4 288.14
    2012 CIN 16 16 16 1027 0.972 528 329 62.3 3669 229.31 27 16 87.38 47 120 4 4 250.76
    2011 CIN 16 16 16 516 300 58.1 3398 212.38 20 13 80.39 37 152 1 4 207.12