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Detroit Lions 2019 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Detroit Lions 2019 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 (52) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Stafford Matthew Stafford QB $13,500,000 $10,000,000 $5,500,000 - $500,000 - - ($55,500,000) $29,500,000 15.17
Slay Darius Slay CB $12,550,000 $2,900,000 $234,375 - $250,000 - - ($6,050,000) $15,934,375 8.20
Wagner Ricky Wagner RT $9,000,000 $2,900,000 - - - - - ($8,700,000) $11,900,000 6.12
Jones Marvin Jones WR $6,500,000 $1,600,000 - - - $1,083,333 - ($5,366,668) $9,183,333 4.72
Daniels Mike Daniels DT $7,800,000 - $187,500 - - - - ($7,800,000) $7,987,500 4.11
Flowers Trey Flowers DE $805,000 $5,614,000 - - - - - ($40,000,000) $6,419,000 3.30
Kennard Devon Kennard OLB $3,500,000 $1,750,000 $351,555 - $100,000 - $250,000 ($4,600,000) $5,951,555 3.06
Amendola Danny Amendola WR $4,250,000 - $234,375 - - - - - $4,484,375 2.31
Harrison Damon Harrison DT $1,000,000 $2,500,000 $500,000 - $250,000 - - ($8,000,000) $4,250,000 2.19
Jones Christian Jones OLB $2,450,000 $875,000 $300,000 - $250,000 - $300,000 ($1,125,000) $4,175,000 2.15
Hockenson T.J. Hockenson TE $495,000 $3,108,859 - - - - - ($19,821,225) $3,603,859 1.85
Decker Taylor Decker LT $1,945,498 $1,543,997 - - - - - ($3,489,494) $3,489,495 1.79
Prater Matt Prater K $2,200,000 $900,000 $200,000 - $100,000 - - ($1,900,000) $3,400,000 1.75
Wiggins Kenny Wiggins G $2,500,000 $375,000 $250,000 - - - - ($375,000) $3,125,000 1.61
Davis Jarrad Davis ILB $1,462,198 $1,529,396 - - - - - ($4,520,993) $2,991,594 1.54
Coleman Justin Coleman CB $805,000 $2,029,000 - - $50,000 - - ($16,050,000) $2,884,000 1.48
Ragnow Frank Ragnow G $1,015,461 $1,661,843 - - - - - ($7,551,915) $2,677,304 1.38
Martin Sam Martin P $1,700,000 $500,000 - - $100,000 - - ($1,100,000) $2,300,000 1.18
James Jesse James TE $805,000 $1,429,000 - - $50,000 - - ($10,550,000) $2,284,000 1.17
Glasgow Graham Glasgow G $2,025,000 $161,355 - - - - - ($161,355) $2,186,355 1.12
Melvin Rashaan Melvin CB $1,300,000 $600,000 $131,250 - $100,000 - - ($800,000) $2,131,250 1.10
Wilson Tavon Wilson SS $1,000,000 $875,000 $140,625 - $50,000 - - ($925,000) $2,065,625 1.06
Okwara Romeo Okwara DE $720,000 $901,666 $117,188 - $50,000 - - ($3,475,000) $1,788,854 0.92
Robinson A'Shawn Robinson DT $1,163,678 $501,570 - - - - - ($501,570) $1,665,248 0.86
Tavai Jahlani Tavai LB $495,000 $758,449 - - - - - ($3,842,158) $1,253,449 0.64
Aboushi Oday Aboushi T $1,000,000 $250,000 - - - - - ($250,000) $1,250,000 0.64
Dahl Joe Dahl C $720,000 $311,481 - - - - - ($1,531,481) $1,031,481 0.53
Killebrew Miles Killebrew FS $720,000 $144,641 - - - - - ($144,641) $864,641 0.44
Golladay Kenny Golladay WR $676,000 $179,706 - - - - - ($359,412) $855,706 0.44
Walker Tracy Walker S $628,000 $220,497 - - - - - ($661,491) $848,497 0.44
Thomas Logan Thomas TE $805,000 - - - - - - - $805,000 0.41
Reeves-Maybin Jalen Reeves-Maybin OLB $645,000 $154,721 - - - - - ($309,445) $799,721 0.41
Hand Da'shawn Hand DE $570,000 $170,491 - - - - - ($511,473) $740,491 0.38
Muhlbach Don Muhlbach LS $1,030,000 $90,000 - - - - - ($90,000) $735,000 0.38
Harris Will Harris S $495,000 $238,061 - - - - - ($952,244) $733,061 0.38
McKissic J.D. McKissic WR $720,000 - - - - - - - $720,000 0.37
Agnew Jamal Agnew CB $645,000 $64,591 - - - - - ($129,182) $709,591 0.36
Crosby Tyrell Crosby T $570,000 $71,920 - - - - - ($215,763) $641,920 0.33
Driskel Jeff Driskel QB $635,294 - - - - - - - $635,294 0.33
Oruwariye Amani Oruwariye CB $495,000 $80,526 - - - - - ($322,105) $575,526 0.30
Ford Michael Ford CB $570,000 - - - - - - - $570,000 0.29
Virgin Dee Virgin CB $570,000 - - - - - - - $570,000 0.29
Hall Marvin Hall WR $569,115 - - - - - - - $569,115 0.29
Johnson Ty Johnson RB $495,000 $42,976 - - - - - ($171,904) $537,976 0.28
Bawden Nick Bawden FB $495,000 $21,051 - - - - - ($63,153) $516,051 0.27
Benzschawel Beau Benzschawel G $495,000 $3,333 - - - - - ($10,000) $498,333 0.26
Moore C.J. Moore S $495,000 $2,333 - - - - - ($27,000) $497,333 0.26
Strong Kevin Strong DT $495,000 $2,000 - - - - - ($6,000) $497,000 0.26
Blough David Blough QB $495,000 - - - - - - ($60,000) $495,000 0.25
Perkins Paul Perkins RB $423,529 - - - - - - - $423,529 0.22
Carson Tra Carson RB $368,824 - - - - - - - $368,823 0.19
Atkins John Atkins DT $349,412 - - - - - - - $349,411 0.18


2019 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 (4) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Johnson Kerryon Johnson
(Knee)
RB $775,622 $702,489 - - - - - ($2,883,090) $1,478,111 0.76
Kearse Jermaine Kearse
(Leg)
WR $1,000,000 $337,500 - - - - - ($350,000) $1,337,500 0.69
Bryant Austin Bryant
(Pectoral)
DE $378,000 $182,459 - - - - - ($729,836) $560,459 0.29
Kilgo Darius Kilgo
(Undisclosed)
DT $448,000 - - - - - - - $448,000 0.23


2019 Practice Squad

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a team's practice squad. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (12) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Cabinda Jason Cabinda LB $161,500 - - - - - - - $161,500 0.08
Longa Steve Longa OLB $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Nauta Isaac Nauta TE $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Nelson Matt Nelson DT $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Pittman Anthony Pittman LB $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Williams David Williams RB $120,000 - - - - - - - $120,000 0.06
Fulgham Travis Fulgham WR $112,000 - - - - - - - $112,000 0.06
Lacy Chris Lacy WR $112,000 - - - - - - - $112,000 0.06
Wynn Jonathan Wynn DE $104,000 - - - - - - - $104,000 0.05
Kennedy Tom Kennedy WR $88,000 - - - - - - - $88,000 0.05
Hills Wes Hills RB $80,000 - - - - - - - $80,000 0.04
Tabor Jalen Tabor CB $104,000 - - - - - - - - 0.00


2019 Dead Cap

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

Player (40) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Diggs Quandre Diggs SS $1,094,059 $1,125,000 $43,750 $666,667 $100,000 - - - $3,029,475 1.56
Lang T.J. Lang G - $2,666,668 - - - - - - $2,666,668 1.37
Quin Glover Quin FS - $1,666,668 - - - - - - $1,666,668 0.86
Anderson C.J. Anderson RB $1,000,000 $200,000 $25,000 - $100,000 - - - $1,325,000 0.68
Lawson Nevin Lawson CB - $1,125,000 - - - - - - $1,125,000 0.58
Riddick Theo Riddick RB - $962,500 - - $125,000 - - - $1,087,500 0.56
Tabor Jalen Tabor CB - $411,906 - - - - - - $411,906 0.21
Zenner Zach Zenner RB $295,000 - - - - - - - $295,000 0.15
Cooper Marcus Cooper CB $140,000 $90,000 - - - - - - $230,000 0.12
Perkins Paul Perkins RB $219,765 - - - - - - - $219,764 0.11
Donnal Andrew Donnal G $135,000 $15,000 - - $25,000 - - - $175,000 0.09
Pope Ryan Pope T $145,000 $6,666 - - - - - - $151,666 0.08
Roberts Michael Roberts TE - $150,784 - - - - - - $150,784 0.08
Fulgham Travis Fulgham WR $87,353 $44,538 - - - - - - $131,890 0.07
Adams Andrew Adams S - $100,000 - - - - - - $100,000 0.05
Lewis Tommylee Lewis WR - $50,000 - - $50,000 - - - $100,000 0.05
Savage Tom Savage QB - $90,000 - - - - - - $90,000 0.05
Kennedy Tom Kennedy WR $82,235 - - - - - - - $82,235 0.04
Ledbetter Jeremiah Ledbetter DT - $72,080 - - - - - - $72,080 0.04
Thomas Logan Thomas TE - $30,000 - - $30,000 - - - $60,000 0.03
Lacy Chris Lacy WR $58,236 - - - - - - - $58,236 0.03
Ayers Robert Ayers DE $50,000 - - - - - - - $50,000 0.03
Atkins John Atkins DT $47,500 - - - - - - - $47,500 0.02
Lee Eric Lee DE $40,000 - - - - - - - $40,000 0.02
Zettel Anthony Zettel DE - $30,930 - - - - - - $30,930 0.02
Carney Malik Carney DE $25,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $28,333 0.01
Lamar Tre Lamar LB $22,235 $3,333 - - - - - - $25,568 0.01
Nauta Isaac Nauta TE - $25,016 - - - - - - $25,016 0.01
Johnson P.J. Johnson DT - $24,037 - - - - - - $24,037 0.01
Wynn Jonathan Wynn DE $24,000 - - - - - - - $24,000 0.01
Washington Dwayne Washington RB - $18,941 - - - - - - $18,941 0.01
Hall Marvin Hall WR $16,000 - - - - - - - $16,000 0.01
Brossette Nick Brossette RB $8,000 - - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
Hills Wes Hills RB $8,000 - - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
Kanoff Chad Kanoff QB $8,000 - - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
Smith Ray Smith DT $8,000 - - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
Williams David Williams RB $8,000 - - - - - - - $8,000 0.00
Meredith Chad Meredith LB - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Ford Michael Ford CB - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
Powell Brandon Powell WR - $4,000 - - - - - - $4,000 0.00


2019 Cap Totals

Cap Type Total
2019 NFL Salary Cap $188,200,000
2018 Rollover Cap $6,460,868
Adjustment $-250,000
Adjusted Salary Cap $194,410,868
All Contracts $155,469,671
Injured Reserve Money $3,824,070
Dead Cap $13,614,864
Practice Squad Money $1,321,500
Total Cap $174,230,105
Lions Cap Space ($20,180,763)
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2019 NFL Salary Cap $188,200,000
2018 Rollover Cap $6,460,868
Adjustment $-250,000
Adjusted Salary Cap $194,410,868
All Contracts $97,162,009 $47,062,463 $8,146,868 - $1,850,000 $1,083,333 $550,000 $155,469,671
Injured Reserve Money $2,601,622 $1,222,448 - - - - - $3,824,070
Dead Money $3,521,383 $8,928,067 $68,750 $666,667 $430,000 - - $13,614,864
Practice Squad $1,425,500 - - - - - - $1,321,500
Total $104,710,514 $57,212,978 $8,215,618 $666,667 $2,280,000 $1,083,333 $550,000 $174,230,105
Cap Space $20,180,763