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Denver Broncos 2021 Salary Cap

Broncos 2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Denver Broncos 2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Broncos – The Athletic

Club Option
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Active Players (39) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Miller Von Miller OLB $22,225,000 $17,500,000 0- 0- 0- $500,000 $4,225,000 0- ($4,225,000) $22,225,000 11.40
Bouye A.J. Bouye CB $13,500,000 $13,000,000 0- $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $13,500,000 6.92
James Ja'Wuan James RT $13,000,000 $9,850,000 $3,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $150,000 ($19,000,000) $13,000,000 6.67
Jackson Kareem Jackson SS $12,882,353 $10,000,000 $2,882,353 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,882,353) $12,882,353 6.61
Casey Jurrell Casey DE $12,281,000 $11,681,000 0- $500,000 0- $100,000 0- 0- 0- $12,281,000 6.30
Glasgow Graham Glasgow G $12,000,000 $8,400,000 $3,000,000 $500,000 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($17,400,000) $12,000,000 6.16
Gordon Melvin Gordon RB $9,000,000 $4,500,000 $2,000,000 $2,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($6,500,000) $9,000,000 4.62
Chubb Bradley Chubb OLB $8,847,215 $920,000 $4,478,409 $3,448,806 0- 0- 0- 0- ($8,677,215) $8,847,215 4.54
Callahan Bryce Callahan CB $8,715,687 $6,500,000 $1,333,334 $882,353 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,715,687) $8,715,687 4.47
McManus Brandon McManus K $4,500,000 $4,000,000 $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($6,000,000) $4,500,000 2.31
Purcell Mike Purcell DE $3,687,500 $990,000 $187,500 $2,510,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $3,687,500 1.89
Vannett Nick Vannett TE $3,575,000 $2,250,000 $875,000 $350,000 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($875,000) $3,575,000 1.83
Jeudy Jerry Jeudy WR $3,452,949 $1,300,590 $2,152,359 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,973,538) $3,452,949 1.77
Fant Noah Fant TE $3,433,833 $1,639,611 $1,794,222 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,228,055) $3,433,833 1.76
Driskel Jeff Driskel QB $3,250,000 $2,500,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($750,000) $3,250,000 1.67
Martin Sam Martin P $2,783,333 $2,300,000 $483,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($966,667) $2,783,333 1.43
Sutton Courtland Sutton WR $2,176,976 $1,412,989 $763,987 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($763,987) $2,176,976 1.12
Risner Dalton Risner G $1,947,896 $1,069,299 $803,597 0- 0- $75,000 0- 0- ($1,607,194) $1,947,896 1.00
Lock Drew Lock QB $1,912,041 $1,057,347 $779,694 0- 0- $75,000 0- 0- ($1,559,388) $1,912,041 0.98
Hamler K.J. Hamler WR $1,622,075 $934,415 $687,660 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,997,395) $1,622,075 0.83
Freeman Royce Freeman RB $1,219,255 $970,000 $249,255 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($249,255) $1,219,255 0.63
Jones Dre'Mont Jones DE $1,142,400 $875,800 $266,600 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($533,200) $1,142,400 0.59
Dawson Duke Dawson CB $1,127,028 $1,127,028 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,127,028 0.58
Jewell Josey Jewell ILB $1,098,497 $920,000 $178,497 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($178,497) $1,098,497 0.56
Hamilton Daesean Hamilton WR $1,090,661 $920,000 $170,661 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($170,661) $1,090,661 0.56
Ojemudia Michael Ojemudia CB $1,079,862 $825,972 $253,890 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($761,670) $1,079,862 0.55
Agim McTelvin Agim DT $1,030,397 $816,079 $214,318 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($642,954) $1,030,397 0.53
Cushenberry Lloyd Cushenberry C $1,016,544 $780,000 $236,544 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($709,632) $1,016,544 0.52
Okwuegbunam Albert Okwuegbunam TE $967,261 $780,000 $187,261 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($561,783) $967,261 0.50
Reed Malik Reed OLB $855,000 $850,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,000) $855,000 0.44
Beck Andrew Beck TE $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.44
Rypien Brett Rypien QB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.44
Strnad Justin Strnad ILB $839,443 $780,000 $59,443 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($178,329) $839,443 0.43
Muti Netane Muti G $831,448 $780,000 $51,448 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($154,344) $831,448 0.43
Peko Kyle Peko DT $825,000 $675,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $150,000 0- $825,000 0.42
Cleveland Tyrie Cleveland WR $798,873 $780,000 $18,873 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($56,619) $798,873 0.41
Bassey Essang Bassey CB $786,666 $780,000 $6,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($13,334) $786,666 0.40
Fort Austin Fort TE $781,168 $780,000 $1,168 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,168) $781,168 0.40
Heath Joel Heath DT $750,000 $910,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $750,000 0.38
Active Roster: $162,732,361 $117,855,130 $28,371,072 $11,191,159 - $950,000 $4,225,000 $300,000 - $162,732,361 83.47


2021 Dead Cap

These cap figures derive from the trade or release of players from the active roster or practice squad. All count toward the team total.

Player (11) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
YiadomIsaac Yiadom CB $190,379 - $190,379 - - - - - - $190,379 0.10
HollinsJustin Hollins DE $152,866 - $152,866 - - - - - - $152,866 0.08
WinfreeJuwann Winfree WR $85,626 - $85,626 - - - - - - $85,626 0.04
FumagalliTroy Fumagalli TE $70,450 - $70,450 - - - - - - $70,450 0.04
TuszkaDerrek Tuszka DE $56,619 - $56,619 - - - - - - $56,619 0.03
BellamyLevante Bellamy RB $20,000 - $20,000 - - - - - - $20,000 0.01
ManningZimari Manning WR $8,334 - $8,334 - - - - - - $8,334 0.00
HintonKendall Hinton WR $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
NealRiley Neal QB $5,334 - $5,334 - - - - - - $5,334 0.00
ColemanDouglas Coleman S $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
WattsHunter Watts T $2,000 - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Dead Money: $601,609 - $601,609 - - - - - - $601,609 0.31

2021 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2021 NFL Salary Cap $175,000,000
2020 Rollover Cap $19,953,942
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $194,953,942
All Contracts $117,855,130 $28,371,072 $11,191,159 - $950,000 $4,225,000 $300,000 $162,732,361
Top 51 Contracts $117,855,130 $28,371,072 $11,191,159 - $950,000 $4,225,000 $300,000 $162,732,361
Dead Money - $601,609 - - - - - $601,609
Total (All) $117,855,130 $28,972,681 $11,191,159 - $950,000 $4,225,000 $300,000 $163,333,970
Total (w/Top 51) $117,855,130 $28,972,681 $11,191,159 - $950,000 $4,225,000 $300,000 $163,333,970
Cap Space (w/All) $31,619,972
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $31,619,972