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Embed This Christian Jones

Inside Linebacker Age: 27 Exp: 5 Years
Undrafted: 2014, Bears College: Florida State Agent(s):
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  • Current Contract

    Christian Jones signed a 2 year, $6,350,000 contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $1,750,000 signing bonus, $2,800,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,175,000. In 2018, Jones will earn a base salary of $1,050,000, a signing bonus of $1,750,000, a roster bonus of $300,000 and a workout bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,475,000 and a dead cap value of $3,050,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $6,350,000
    Signing Bonus $1,750,000
    Average Salary $3,175,000
    Total Guarantees $2,800,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $2,800,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 27 $1,050,000 $875,000 $300,000 $250,000 $2,475,000 $3,050,000 $3,350,000($3,350,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $3,050,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-575,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $475,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $2,175,000 2019 Dead Cap: $875,000 2018 Cap Savings: $300,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,125,000 2019 Dead Cap: $875,000 2018 Cap Savings: $1,350,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 1 yr, $3,350,000; $875,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 28 $2,450,000 $875,000 $300,000 $250,000 $3,875,000 $875,000 $3,000,000($6,350,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $875,000 2019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $875,000 2019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $875,000 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $875,000 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 29 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $2.8M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2018 salary)
    • Annual Per Game Active Bonus: $18,750 ($300,000)
    • Workout Bonus: $250,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,500,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $1,500,000
    Guaranteed $500,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2017 26 $1,000,000 $500,000 - $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,500,000($6,350,000)
    2018 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    Source: Brad Biggs
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $420,000 $7,000 - - - - $222,364 $649,364
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $510,000 - - - - - $194,881 $704,881
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 - - - - - - $600,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $500,000 - - - - - $1,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,050,000 $1,750,000 $300,000 $250,000 - - - $3,350,000
    5 seasons $3,580,000 $2,257,000 $300,000 $250,000 - - $417,245 $6,804,245
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,450,000 - $300,000 $250,000 - - - $3,000,000
    $6,030,000 $2,257,000 $600,000 $500,000 - - $417,245 $9,804,245
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Christian Jones ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2018 DET 10 10 10 377 0.625 1 38 28 10
    2017 CHI 16 16 11 624 0.591 2 89 60 29 1
    2016 CHI 16 16 2 112 0.104 14 6 2
    2015 CHI 15 15 13 746 0.721 86 59 24
    2014 CHI 16 16 5 433 0.416 2 69 39 25