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Denver Broncos 2015 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Denver Broncos 2015 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Active Players (54) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Manning Peyton Manning QB $15,000,000 - - - - $2,500,000 - ($20,000,000) $17,500,000 11.66
Thomas Demaryius Thomas WR $4,500,000 $2,200,000 $6,500,000 - - - - ($35,000,000) $13,200,000 8.80
Clady Ryan Clady LT $8,500,000 $600,000 $1,500,000 - - - - ($11,800,000) $10,600,000 7.06
Miller Von Miller OLB $9,754,000 - - - - - - ($9,754,000) $9,754,000 6.50
Ware DeMarcus Ware OLB $7,000,000 $1,666,666 - - - - - ($10,333,334) $8,666,666 5.78
Ward T.J. Ward SS $3,764,705 $1,250,000 $2,500,000 - - - - ($10,250,000) $7,514,705 5.01
Talib Aqib Talib CB $5,500,000 $1,000,000 $468,750 - - - - ($9,500,000) $6,968,750 4.64
Vasquez Louis Vasquez G $5,000,000 $1,250,000 - - - - - ($2,500,000) $6,250,000 4.16
Sanders Emmanuel Sanders WR $4,850,000 $1,000,000 - - - - - ($2,000,000) $5,850,000 3.90
Harris Chris Harris CB $900,000 $2,000,000 - - $100,000 - - ($8,900,000) $3,000,000 2.00
Mathis Evan Mathis G $1,500,000 $1,000,000 $421,875 - - - - ($1,000,000) $2,921,875 1.95
Daniels Owen Daniels TE $1,750,000 $1,000,000 - - - - - ($3,000,000) $2,750,000 1.83
Davis Vernon Davis TE $2,302,941 - $175,000 - - - - ($2,302,941) $2,477,941 1.65
Colquitt Britton Colquitt P $1,600,000 $750,000 - - - - - ($1,500,000) $2,350,000 1.57
Green Virgil Green TE $1,000,000 $500,000 $700,000 - - - - ($3,200,000) $2,200,000 1.47
Williams Sylvester Williams DT $1,094,250 $973,500 - - - - - ($3,041,250) $2,067,750 1.38
Smith Antonio Smith DE $1,500,000 $500,000 - - - - - ($500,000) $2,000,000 1.33
Walker Vance Walker DE $1,000,000 $750,000 - - - - - ($1,500,000) $1,750,000 1.17
Stewart Darian Stewart FS $750,000 $750,000 - - - - $250,000 ($2,250,000) $1,750,000 1.17
Ray Shane Ray OLB $435,000 $1,222,980 - - - - - ($7,440,410) $1,657,980 1.10
Jackson Malik Jackson DT $1,542,000 $53,403 - - - - - ($53,403) $1,595,403 1.06
Roby Bradley Roby CB $736,024 $844,096 - - - - - ($4,320,360) $1,580,120 1.05
Trevathan Danny Trevathan ILB $1,542,000 $26,018 - - - - - ($26,018) $1,568,018 1.04
Caldwell Andre Caldwell WR $1,350,000 $200,000 - - - - - ($200,000) $1,550,000 1.03
Harris Ryan Harris LT $870,000 $50,000 - - - - $500,000 ($50,000) $1,420,000 0.95
Wolfe Derek Wolfe DE $1,100,018 $556,691 - - - - - - $1,397,881 0.93
Osweiler Brock Osweiler QB $660,000 $249,397 $209,547 - - - - ($249,397) $1,118,944 0.75
Hillman Ronnie Hillman RB $770,000 $172,708 - - - - - ($172,708) $942,708 0.63
Brewer Aaron Brewer LS $660,000 $185,000 - - - - - ($740,000) $845,000 0.56
Latimer Cody Latimer WR $588,575 $254,300 - - - - - ($1,351,475) $842,875 0.56
Norwood Jordan Norwood WR $745,000 - - - - - - - $745,000 0.50
Webster Kayvon Webster CB $597,000 $134,950 - - - - - ($269,900) $731,950 0.49
Schofield Michael Schofield RT $522,000 $130,300 - - - - - ($390,900) $652,300 0.43
Anderson C.J. Anderson RB $585,000 $4,167 - - - - - ($4,167) $589,167 0.39
Marshall Brandon Marshall ILB $585,000 - - - - - - - $585,000 0.39
Nelson Corey Nelson ILB $510,000 $12,150 - - - - - ($36,450) $522,150 0.35
Garcia Max Garcia G $435,000 $86,423 - - - - - ($345,692) $521,423 0.35
McCray Lerentee McCray OLB $510,000 $5,668 - - - - - ($5,668) $515,668 0.34
Thompson Juwan Thompson RB $510,000 $1,166 - - - - - ($2,334) $511,166 0.34
Davis Todd Davis ILB $510,000 - - - - - - - $510,000 0.34
McManus Brandon McManus K $510,000 - - - - - - - $510,000 0.34
Doss Lorenzo Doss CB $435,000 $49,303 - - - - - ($197,213) $484,303 0.32
Polumbus Tyler Polumbus LT $716,470 - - - - - - - $481,764 0.32
Heuerman Jeff Heuerman TE $318,000 $155,201 - - - - - ($620,806) $473,201 0.32
Kilgo Darius Kilgo DT $435,000 $27,889 - - - - - ($111,556) $462,889 0.31
Siemian Trevor Siemian QB $435,000 $13,195 - - - - - ($52,783) $448,195 0.30
Barrett Shaquil Barrett OLB $435,000 - - - - - - - $435,000 0.29
Ferentz James Ferentz C $435,000 - - - - - - - $435,000 0.29
Fowler Bennie Fowler WR $435,000 - - - - - - - $435,000 0.29
Paradis Matt Paradis C $435,000 - - - - - - - $435,000 0.29
Brenner Sam Brenner C $210,000 - - - - - - - $210,000 0.14
Bush Josh Bush SS $194,117 - - - - - - - $194,117 0.13
Keo Shiloh Keo SS $175,294 - - - - - - - $137,647 0.09
Myers Robert Myers G $25,588 - - - - - - - $25,588 0.02


2015 Injured Reserve Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on injured reserve. denotes a player designated to return. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (5) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Bruton David Bruton
()
SS $1,250,000 $400,000 - - - - - ($400,000) $1,650,000 1.10
Bolden Omar Bolden
()
FS $660,000 $118,607 - - - - - ($118,607) $778,607 0.52
Sambrailo Ty Sambrailo
()
LT $373,058 $264,264 - - - - - ($1,487,610) $637,322 0.42
Anunike Kenny Anunike
()
DE $393,705 $833 - - - - - ($1,667) $394,538 0.26
Williams Kyle Williams
()
WR $348,000 - - - - - - - $348,000 0.23


2015 Dead Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been traded or released. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (49) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Smith Shelley Smith G $750,000 $500,000 $156,250 - - - - - $1,406,250 0.94
Prater Matt Prater K - $812,500 - - - - - - $812,500 0.54
Casey James Casey FB $176,470 - $500,000 - - - - - $676,470 0.45
Ball Montee Ball RB - $224,878 - - $125,000 - - - $349,878 0.23
Austin Marvin Austin DT $271,764 - - - - - - - $271,764 0.18
Gordon Richard Gordon TE $306,764 - - - - - - - $240,881 0.16
Clark Chris Clark LT - $225,666 - - - - - - $225,666 0.15
Ramirez Manuel Ramirez G - $166,668 - - - - - - $166,668 0.11
Bibbs Kapri Bibbs RB $135,600 $1,334 - - - - - - $136,934 0.09
Henry Mitchell Henry TE $127,941 - - - - - - - $127,941 0.09
Nixon Taurean Nixon CB $112,200 $13,195 - - - - - - $125,395 0.08
Bush Josh Bush SS $116,470 - - - - - - - $116,470 0.08
Day Dillon Day C $112,200 $2,666 - - - - - - $114,866 0.08
Taylor Jordan Taylor WR $112,200 $2,500 - - - - - - $114,700 0.08
Anderson Zaire Anderson ILB $112,200 $1,666 - - - - - - $113,866 0.08
Roberts Kyle Roberts T $112,200 $1,666 - - - - - - $113,866 0.08
Uko George Uko DT $112,200 - - - - - - - $112,200 0.07
Johnson Steven Johnson ILB - $100,000 - - - - - - $100,000 0.07
Smith Quanterus Smith DE - $96,000 - - - - - - $96,000 0.06
Lynch Arthur Lynch TE $79,200 - - - - - - - $79,200 0.05
Ponder Christian Ponder QB $87,647 - - - - - - - $68,823 0.05
Paradis Matt Paradis C - $68,250 - - - - - - $68,250 0.05
Johnson Antonio Johnson T $66,000 - - - - - - - $66,000 0.04
Murphy Ryan Murphy FS $59,400 - - - - - - - $59,400 0.04
Walker Reggie Walker ILB - $50,000 - - - - - - $50,000 0.03
Barrow Lamin Barrow ILB - $47,790 - - - - - - $47,790 0.03
Coleman DeAndre Coleman DT $39,600 - - - - - - - $39,600 0.03
Marsh Curtis Marsh CB $38,823 - - - - - - - $38,823 0.03
Prater Shaun Prater CB $38,823 - - - - - - - $38,823 0.03
Light Dan Light TE $33,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $34,666 0.02
Dysert Zac Dysert QB - $24,100 - - - - - - $24,100 0.02
Jefferson Cameron Jefferson T $19,800 - - - - - - - $19,800 0.01
Mason Danny Mason OLB $19,800 - - - - - - - $19,800 0.01
Ndule Chuka Ndule DT $13,200 $833 - - - - - - $14,033 0.01
Furman Josh Furman SS - $13,195 - - - - - - $13,195 0.01
Burse Isaiah Burse WR - $8,334 - - - - - - $8,334 0.01
Barrett Shaquil Barrett OLB - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Fowler Bennie Fowler WR - $4,667 - - - - - - $4,667 0.00
Clay Brennan Clay RB - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Young Louis Young CB - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Renner Bryn Renner QB - $2,667 - - - - - - $2,667 0.00
Sullen Jordan Sullen FS - $2,667 - - - - - - $2,667 0.00
Miller Matt Miller WR - $2,500 - - - - - - $2,500 0.00
Clarke Steven Clarke CB - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Hardin Greg Hardin WR - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Sterling Aslam Sterling RT - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
Watson Josh Watson DT - $1,666 - - - - - - $1,666 0.00
Latta Greg Latta DE - $1,334 - - - - - - $1,334 0.00
Rains Connor Rains T - $833 - - - - - - $833 0.00


2015 Cap Totals

Cap Type Total
2015 NFL Salary Cap $143,280,000
2014 Rollover Cap $5,870,000
Adjustment $916,024
Adjusted Salary Cap $150,066,024
All Contracts $135,142,144
Injured Reserve Money $3,808,467
Dead Cap $6,148,288
Practice Squad Money $0
Total Cap $145,098,899
Broncos Cap Space ($4,967,125)
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2015 NFL Salary Cap $143,280,000
2014 Rollover Cap $5,870,000
Adjustment $916,024
Adjusted Salary Cap $150,066,024
All Contracts $98,222,982 $21,625,171 $12,475,172 - $100,000 $2,500,000 $750,000 $135,142,144
Injured Reserve Money $3,024,763 $783,704 - - - - - $3,808,467
Dead Money $3,053,502 $2,398,243 $656,250 - $125,000 - - $6,148,288
Total $104,301,247 $24,807,118 $13,131,422 - $225,000 $2,500,000 $750,000 $145,098,899
Cap Space $4,967,125