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Embed This Darius Slay

Cornerback Age: 28 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#36 overall), 2013 College: Mississippi State Agent(s): Eugene Parker (Relativity Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Darius Slay signed a 4 year, $48,150,000 contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $14,500,000 signing bonus, $23,100,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $12,037,500. In 2019, Slay will earn a base salary of $12,550,000, a roster bonus of $234,375 and a workout bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $15,934,375 and a dead cap value of $5,800,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $48,150,000
    Signing Bonus $14,500,000
    Average Salary $12,037,500
    Total Guarantees $23,100,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $23,100,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 25 $1,000,000 $3,456,691 $100,000 $50,000 $4,606,691 $23,706,691 $15,631,250($15,631,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $23,706,691 2016 Cap Savings: $-19,100,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $18,556,691 2016 Cap Savings: $-13,950,000 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $12,106,691 2017 Dead Cap: $11,600,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-7,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $6,956,691 2017 Dead Cap: $11,600,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-2,350,000
    2017 Contract details by year 26 $4,100,000 $2,900,000 $3,581,250 $100,000 $10,681,250 $19,300,000 $7,800,000($23,431,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $19,300,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-8,618,750 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $15,200,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-4,518,750 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $10,600,000 2018 Dead Cap: $8,700,000 2017 Cap Savings: $81,250 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $6,500,000 2018 Dead Cap: $8,700,000 2017 Cap Savings: $4,181,250
    2018 Contract details by year 27 $2,726,269 $2,900,000 $234,375 $250,000 $6,110,644 $11,676,269 $3,210,644($26,641,894)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $11,676,269 2018 Cap Savings: $-5,565,625 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $8,950,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-2,839,356 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $5,876,269 2019 Dead Cap: $5,800,000 2018 Cap Savings: $234,375 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $3,150,000 2019 Dead Cap: $5,800,000 2018 Cap Savings: $2,960,644

    Potential Out: 2019, 3 yr, $26,641,894; $5,800,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 28 $12,550,000 $2,900,000 $234,375 $250,000 $15,934,375 $5,800,000 $13,034,375($39,676,269)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $5,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $10,134,375 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $5,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $10,134,375 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $2,900,000 2020 Dead Cap: $2,900,000 2019 Cap Savings: $13,034,375 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $2,900,000 2020 Dead Cap: $2,900,000 2019 Cap Savings: $13,034,375
    2020 Contract details by year 29 $10,000,000 $2,900,000 $250,000 $250,000 $13,400,000 $2,900,000 $10,500,000($50,176,269)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $2,900,000 2020 Cap Savings: $10,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $2,900,000 2020 Cap Savings: $10,500,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $2,900,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $10,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $2,900,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $10,500,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $23.1 million guaranteed (signing bonus + 2016 salary + 2017 salary + 2017 roster bonus)
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $3.5M (guarantees 8/5/16)
    • 2017 Per Game Bonus: $6,250 ($100,000, 13 LTBE)
    • 2017 Workout Bonus: $100,000
    • 2018 Per Game Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000)
    • 2019 Per Game Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000, 15 LTBE)
    • 2020 Per Game Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000)
    • 2018-20 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    • Annual Salary Escalator (playing time, INT, Pro Bowl): Max $550,000 (earned in 2018)
      Needs 2/3
      5+ INTs
      80+ defensive snaps
      Pro Bowl

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2016Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $5,289,302
    Signing Bonus $2,226,764
    Average Salary $1,322,326
    Guaranteed $3,127,187
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2013 22 $405,000 $556,691 - - $961,691 $3,127,187 $2,631,764($2,631,764)
    2014 23 $495,423 $556,691 $100,000 $50,000 $1,202,114 $2,165,496 $761,140($3,392,904)
    2015 24 $735,846 $556,691 $100,000 $50,000 $1,442,537 $1,163,382 $885,846($4,278,750)
    2016 25 $976,269 $556,691 $100,000 $50,000 $1,682,960 $556,691 $1,126,269($5,405,019)
    2017 Free agent year 26 UFA  
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 $2,226,764 - - - - - $2,631,764
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $495,423 - $100,000 $50,000 - - $115,717 $761,140
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $735,846 - $100,000 $50,000 - - - $885,846
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $14,500,000 $81,250 $50,000 - - - $15,631,250
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $4,100,000 - $3,600,000 $100,000 - - - $7,800,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,726,269 - $234,375 $250,000 - - - $3,210,644
    6 seasons $9,462,538 $16,726,764 $4,115,625 $500,000 - - $115,717 $30,920,644
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $12,550,000 - $234,375 $250,000 - - - $13,034,375
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - $250,000 $250,000 - - - $10,500,000
    $32,012,538 $16,726,764 $4,600,000 $1,000,000 - - $115,717 $54,455,019
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    6 seasons Player Cash Earnings $9,462,538 $16,726,764 $4,115,625 $500,000 - - - $30,920,644
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 01/05/2018, $12,154

      Excessive Celebration against Green Bay (impersonating a shooter)


    • TOTAL: $12,154

  • 2019 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Darius Slay 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 15 15 15 874 0.887 43 40 3 3
    2017 DET 16 16 16 1065 0.978 60 54 6 8
    2016 DET 13 13 13 731 0.712 1 44 43 1 1 2
    2015 DET 16 16 16 999 0.959 59 47 11 2
    2014 DET 16 16 16 1011 0.967 61 47 13 2
    2013 DET 14 13 4 338 0.328 34 25 6
    Totals 90 89 80 5,018 - 1 301 256 40 1 17