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Detroit Lions 2022 Salary Cap

Lions 2022 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Detroit Lions 2022 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 (90) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Goff Jared Goff QB $31,150,000 $10,650,000 0- $15,500,000 0- 0- $5,000,000 0- ($41,150,000) $31,150,000 14.31
Decker Taylor Decker LT $18,900,000 $14,750,000 $1,500,000 0- 0- $250,000 $2,400,000 0- ($24,050,000) $18,900,000 8.68
Okwara Romeo Okwara OLB $14,500,000 $11,000,000 $3,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($21,500,000) $14,500,000 6.66
Okudah Jeff Okudah CB $9,144,148 $895,000 $5,486,099 $2,763,049 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,972,198) $9,144,148 4.20
Brockers Michael Brockers DT $8,975,000 $7,000,000 $1,975,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($7,950,000) $8,975,000 4.12
Vaitai Halapoulivaati Vaitai G $8,733,750 $6,500,000 $1,400,000 0- $333,750 $500,000 0- 0- ($5,201,250) $8,733,750 4.01
Ragnow Frank Ragnow C $7,551,529 $2,751,529 $1,200,000 0- $3,600,000 0- 0- 0- ($25,551,529) $7,551,529 3.47
Hockenson T.J. Hockenson TE $6,506,754 $965,000 $3,108,859 $2,432,895 0- 0- 0- 0- ($6,306,753) $6,506,754 2.99
Hutchinson Aidan Hutchinson DE $6,493,343 $705,000 $5,788,343 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($35,713,386) $6,493,343 2.98
Sewell Penei Sewell RT $5,477,061 $825,000 $3,721,649 $930,412 0- 0- 0- 0- ($19,717,420) $5,477,061 2.52
Williams Jamaal Williams RB $4,625,000 $4,000,000 $625,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,625,000) $4,625,000 2.12
Chark DJ Chark WR $4,023,333 $1,035,000 $2,988,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,000,000) $4,023,333 1.85
Walker Tracy Walker S $3,356,666 $1,035,000 $2,321,667 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($16,000,000) $3,356,666 1.54
Williams Jameson Williams WR $3,174,871 $705,000 $2,469,871 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($17,461,790) $3,174,871 1.46
Harris Charles Harris DE $3,023,333 $1,035,000 $1,988,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($7,000,000) $3,023,333 1.39
Harris Will Harris SS $2,778,061 $2,510,000 $238,061 0- 0- $30,000 0- 0- ($238,061) $2,778,061 1.28
Oruwariye Amani Oruwariye CB $2,620,527 $2,540,000 $80,527 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($80,527) $2,620,527 1.20
Swift D'Andre Swift RB $2,328,795 $1,386,265 $942,530 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,271,325) $2,328,795 1.07
Hughes Mike Hughes CB $2,250,000 $1,250,000 $575,000 $425,000 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,000,000) $2,250,000 1.03
Anzalone Alex Anzalone OLB $2,161,764 $1,035,000 $715,000 $411,765 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,750,000) $2,161,764 0.99
Brown Evan Brown C $2,013,235 $1,200,000 $600,000 $188,235 0- $25,000 0- 0- ($600,000) $2,013,235 0.92
Boyle Tim Boyle QB $2,000,000 $1,250,000 $750,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,750,000) $2,000,000 0.92
Reynolds Josh Reynolds WR $2,000,000 $1,200,000 $750,000 0- 0- $50,000 0- 0- ($2,700,000) $2,000,000 0.92
Board Chris Board LB $1,994,112 $1,500,000 $400,000 $94,112 0- 0- 0- 0- ($1,000,000) $1,994,112 0.92
Raymond Kalif Raymond WR $1,975,000 $1,300,000 $625,000 0- 0- $50,000 0- 0- ($2,850,000) $1,975,000 0.91
Onwuzurike Levi Onwuzurike DT $1,852,021 $1,030,404 $821,617 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,495,255) $1,852,021 0.85
Moore C.J. Moore S $1,750,000 $1,200,000 $550,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($800,000) $1,750,000 0.80
Cabinda Jason Cabinda FB $1,535,000 $1,035,000 $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,035,000) $1,535,000 0.71
Woods Josh Woods LB $1,526,470 $1,200,000 $250,000 $76,471 0- 0- 0- 0- ($750,000) $1,526,470 0.70
Okwara Julian Okwara OLB $1,344,911 $1,058,304 $286,607 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($571,568) $1,344,911 0.62
Jackson Jonah Jackson G $1,308,209 $1,046,069 $262,140 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($524,280) $1,308,209 0.60
McNeill Alim McNeill DT $1,165,724 $893,145 $272,579 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($817,737) $1,165,724 0.54
Blough David Blough QB $1,150,000 $965,000 $55,000 $75,000 0- $55,000 0- 0- ($205,000) $1,150,000 0.53
Bryant Austin Bryant OLB $1,148,158 $965,000 $183,158 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($183,158) $1,148,158 0.53
Elliott Deshon Elliott S $1,100,000 $965,000 $135,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($135,000) $1,100,000 0.51
Melifonwu Ifeatu Melifonwu CB $1,087,694 $877,539 $210,155 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($630,465) $1,087,694 0.50
Stenberg Logan Stenberg G $1,080,410 $895,000 $185,410 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($370,820) $1,080,410 0.50
Davis Jarrad Davis ILB $1,047,500 $1,035,000 0- $152,500 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,047,500 0.48
St. Brown Amon-Ra St. Brown WR $1,021,313 $825,000 $196,313 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($588,939) $1,021,313 0.47
Barnes Derrick Barnes ILB $1,020,301 $825,000 $195,301 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($585,903) $1,020,301 0.47
Cephus Quintez Cephus WR $971,072 $895,000 $76,072 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($152,144) $971,072 0.45
Griffin Garrett Griffin TE $965,000 $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $965,000 0.44
Hamilton Shaun-Dion Hamilton ILB $965,000 $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $965,000 0.44
Hector Bruce Hector DT $965,000 $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $965,000 0.44
Reynolds Craig Reynolds RB $965,000 $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $965,000 0.44
Seibert Austin Seibert K $965,000 $965,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $965,000 0.44
Penisini John Penisini DT $937,794 $895,000 $42,794 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($85,588) $937,794 0.43
Joseph Kerby Joseph S $917,255 $705,000 $212,255 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($849,020) $917,255 0.42
Cornell Jashon Cornell DE $916,133 $895,000 $21,133 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($42,266) $916,133 0.42
Banks Eric Banks DE $905,000 $895,000 0- $10,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $905,000 0.42
Rosas Aldrick Rosas K $895,000 $1,035,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Fox Jack Fox P $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Igwebuike Godwin Igwebuike S $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Nelson Matt Nelson T $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Price Bobby Price S $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Skipper Dan Skipper T $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Smith Saivion Smith CB $895,000 $895,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $895,000 0.41
Jefferson Jermar Jefferson RB $844,581 $19,581 $825,000 $19,581 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($58,743) $844,581 $19,581 0.39
Parker A.J. Parker CB $828,333 $3,333 $825,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($6,667) $828,333 $3,333 0.38
Jacobs Jerry Jacobs CB $826,166 $1,166 $825,000 $1,166 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($2,334) $826,166 $1,166 0.38
Benson Trinity Benson WR $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Breeze Brady Breeze S $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Daly Scott Daly LS $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Gilbert Mark Gilbert CB $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Hughes JuJu Hughes S $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Kennedy Tom Kennedy WR $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Kraemer Tommy Kraemer G $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
McCollum Ryan McCollum C $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Patterson Riley Patterson K $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Pittman Anthony Pittman LB $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Wright Brock Wright TE $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Zylstra Shane Zylstra TE $825,000 $825,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $825,000 0.38
Mitchell James Mitchell TE $765,638 $60,638 $705,000 $60,638 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($242,552) $765,638 $60,638 0.35
Rodríguez Malcolm Rodríguez LB $751,980 $46,980 $705,000 $46,980 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($187,920) $751,980 $46,980 0.35
Houston James Houston OLB $738,004 $33,004 $705,000 $33,004 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($132,016) $738,004 $33,004 0.34
Lucas Chase Lucas CB $729,820 $24,820 $705,000 $24,820 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($99,280) $729,820 $24,820 0.34
Eze Obinna Eze T $711,666 $6,666 $705,000 $6,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($170,000) $711,666 $6,666 0.33
Bell Greg Bell RB $710,000 $5,000 $705,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($100,000) $710,000 $5,000 0.33
Jarvis Kevin Jarvis G $710,000 $5,000 $705,000 $5,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($155,000) $710,000 $5,000 0.33
Givan Nolan Givan TE $708,333 $3,333 $705,000 $3,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,000) $708,333 $3,333 0.33
Deese Jr. Derrick Deese Jr. TE $706,666 $1,666 $705,000 $1,666 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($100,000) $706,666 $1,666 0.32
Boswell Cedric Boswell CB $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.32
Johnson Josh Johnson WR $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.32
Obeid Zein Obeid T $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.32
Pimpleton Kalil Pimpleton WR $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.32
Sutton Corey Sutton WR $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.32
Taylor Demetrius Taylor DT $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.32
Waller Jermaine Waller CB $705,000 $705,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $705,000 0.32
Paschal Josh Paschal DE 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Patrick Natrez Patrick LB 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0.00
Active Roster: $216,497,434 $133,008,255 $48,415,993 $23,059,439 $3,933,750 $960,000 $7,400,000 - - $216,497,434 99.45

 

2022 Projected Draft Pool Cap

Estimated cap dollars necessary to sign upcoming draft picks (not included in the cap figure yet)

Player (8) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit (Total) Cap Hit (Top 51)
Round 1, Pick #2Aidan Hutchinson Round 1, Pick #2 DE $6,493,343 $705,000 $5,788,343 - - - - - - $6,493,343 $6,493,343
Round 1, Pick #12Jameson Williams Round 1, Pick #12 WR $3,174,871 $705,000 $2,469,871 - - - - - - $3,174,871 $3,174,871
Round 2, Pick #46Josh Paschal Round 2, Pick #46 DE $1,406,482 $705,000 $701,482 - - - - - - $1,406,482 $1,406,482
Round 3, Pick #97Kerby Joseph Round 3, Pick #97 S $917,256 $705,000 $212,256 - - - - - - $917,256 $917,256
Round 5, Pick #177James Mitchell Round 5, Pick #177 TE $765,638 $705,000 $60,638 - - - - - - $765,638 $60,638
Round 6, Pick #188Malcolm Rodríguez Round 6, Pick #188 LB $751,980 $705,000 $46,980 - - - - - - $751,980 $46,980
Round 6, Pick #217James Houston Round 6, Pick #217 OLB $738,004 $705,000 $33,004 - - - - - - $738,004 $33,004
Round 7, Pick #237Chase Lucas Round 7, Pick #237 CB $729,822 $705,000 $24,822 - - - - - - $729,822 $24,822
Projected Draft Pool: $14,977,396 $14,977,396 $12,157,396


2022 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 (16) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
FlowersTrey Flowers DE $12,112,376 - - $1,625,000 - - $10,487,376 - - $12,112,376 5.56
CollinsJamie Collins OLB $6,333,333 - $2,333,333 - - - $4,000,000 - - $6,333,333 2.91
WilliamsTyrell Williams WR $1,000,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - - - $1,000,000 0.46
TavaiJahlani Tavai LB $758,449 - $758,449 - - - - - - $758,449 0.35
JacksonDrake Jackson C $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
KraemerTommy Kraemer G $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
McKinleyJavon McKinley WR $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
Adams Jr.Jonathan Adams Jr. WR $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
BeckettTavante Beckett LB $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
BryantHunter Bryant TE $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
MillsDedrick Mills RB $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
SurrattSage Surratt WR $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
WrightBrock Wright TE $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
AmosD'Angelo Amos S $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
HausmannJake Hausmann TE $2,000 - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
HeimEvan Heim T $2,000 - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Dead Money: $20,281,494 - $4,169,118 $1,625,000 - - $14,487,376 - - $20,281,494 9.32

2022 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2022 NFL Salary Cap $208,200,000
2021 Rollover Cap $1,079,476
Adjustment $8,420,524
Adjusted Salary Cap $217,700,000
All Contracts $133,008,255 $48,415,993 $23,059,439 $3,933,750 $960,000 $7,400,000 - $216,497,434
Top 51 Contracts $103,983,255 $48,204,806 $23,059,439 $3,933,750 $960,000 $7,400,000 - $187,472,434
Dead Money - $4,169,118 $1,625,000 - - $14,487,376 - $20,281,494
Total (All) $133,008,255 $52,585,111 $24,684,439 $3,933,750 $960,000 $21,887,376 - $236,778,928
Total (w/Top 51) $103,983,255 $52,373,924 $24,684,439 $3,933,750 $960,000 $21,887,376 - $207,753,928
Cap Space (w/All) $-19,078,928
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $9,946,072