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Detroit Lions Multi-Year Financial Summary

A summary of financial breakdowns for the Detroit Lions, including multi-year cap totals, player cap hits, top earnings, contracts, & free agents.

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Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

A current & future look at the signed players & cap dollars allocated by position group.

    2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Total Cap Allocations   $162,849,774 $111,213,368 $80,726,812 $33,943,000
Signed Players   65 26 12 4 0
Quarterbacks   $22,620,000 $33,675,000 $26,000,000 $3,000,000
Running Backs   $4,256,710 $2,787,333 $807,976
Fullbacks   $681,051 $771,051
Wide Receivers   $15,092,040
Tight Ends   $11,388,824 $11,834,789 $13,485,754 $7,329,000
Offensive Line   $32,514,268 $18,998,486
Defensive Line   $25,544,366 $34,845,618 $24,186,459 $23,614,000
Linebackers   $17,711,107 $4,712,673 $3,286,035
Secondary   $27,386,408 $14,488,418 $12,960,588
Special Teams   $5,655,000 $600,000
Injured Reserve  
Suspended  
Dead   $9,957,468


Roster Cap Figures

Current & future salary cap figures for players on the active roster. For more view the complete Lions Salary Cap Table

Quarterbacks Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Matthew Stafford QB $21,300,000 $33,000,000 $26,000,000 $3,000,000 0-
Kyle Sloter QB $735,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
David Blough QB $585,000 $675,000 0RFA 0- 0-
 
Running Backs Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Kerryon Johnson RB $1,773,734 $2,069,357 0UFA 0- 0-
Tra Carson RB $685,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Ty Johnson RB $627,976 $717,976 $807,976 0UFA 0-
Wes Hills RB $585,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Bo Scarbrough RB $585,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Fullbacks Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Nick Bawden FB $681,051 $771,051 0UFA 0- 0-
 
Wide Receivers Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Marvin Jones WR $9,183,334 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Kenny Golladay WR $2,323,706 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Marvin Hall WR $735,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Victor Bolden WR $660,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Travis Fulgham WR $585,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Chris Lacy WR $585,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Jon Duhart WR $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Tom Kennedy WR $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Tight Ends Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Jesse James TE $5,279,000 $6,429,000 $7,179,000 $7,329,000 0-
T.J. Hockenson TE $4,504,824 $5,405,789 $6,306,754 0- 0UFA
Isaac Nauta TE $585,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Paul Butler TE $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Matt Sokol TE $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Offensive Line Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Ricky Wagner RT $11,900,000 $11,900,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Taylor Decker LT $10,350,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Frank Ragnow G $3,212,765 $3,748,229 0- 0UFA 0-
Joe Dahl C $1,856,250 $1,850,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Joshua Garnett G $1,300,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Caleb Benenoch RT $820,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Tyrell Crosby T $731,920 $821,923 0UFA 0- 0-
Russell Bodine C $660,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Beau Benzschawel G $588,333 $678,334 0RFA 0- 0-
Dan Skipper T $585,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Casey Tucker T $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Defensive Line Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Trey Flowers DE $16,739,000 $19,989,000 $23,239,000 $23,614,000 0UFA
Romeo Okwara DE $3,920,416 $901,668 0- 0- 0-
Da'shawn Hand DE $830,491 $920,491 0UFA 0- 0-
Austin Bryant DE $767,459 $857,459 $947,459 0UFA 0-
Kevin Strong DT $587,000 $677,000 0RFA 0- 0-
John Atkins DT $585,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Frank Herron DT $585,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Matt Nelson DT $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Olive Sagapolu DT $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Jonathan Wynn DE $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Linebackers Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Devon Kennard OLB $7,175,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jarrad Davis ILB $3,490,197 0- 0UFA 0- 0-
Christian Jones ILB $2,249,375 $2,832,500 $1,092,500 0- 0-
Jahlani Tavai LB $1,566,811 $1,880,173 $2,193,535 0UFA 0-
Jalen Reeves-Maybin OLB $889,724 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jason Cabinda LB $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Steve Longa OLB $660,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Anthony Pittman LB $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Christian Sam ILB $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Secondary Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Darius Slay CB $13,368,750 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Justin Coleman CB $9,029,000 $11,029,000 $11,029,000 0UFA 0-
Tracy Walker S $940,497 $1,022,497 0UFA 0- 0-
Will Harris S $900,711 $1,004,061 $1,086,061 0UFA 0-
Jamal Agnew CB $799,591 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Amani Oruwariye CB $665,526 $755,526 $845,527 0UFA 0-
C.J. Moore S $587,333 $677,334 0RFA 0- 0-
Michael Jackson CB $585,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
A.J. Howard S $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Special Teams Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Matt Prater K $3,900,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Matt Wile P $735,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
James Fisher LS $510,000 $600,000 0ERFA 0- 0-
Jack Fox P $510,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
   

Dead Payroll Figures

Pos. 2020 2021 2022 2023 2024
Damon Harrison DT $5,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Quandre Diggs SS $3,583,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Sam Martin P $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jalen Tabor CB $411,906 0- 0- 0- 0-
Michael Roberts TE $150,784 0- 0- 0- 0-
Travis Fulgham WR $133,614 0- 0- 0- 0-
Isaac Nauta TE $75,048 0- 0- 0- 0-
P.J. Johnson DT $72,111 0- 0- 0- 0-
Ryan Pope T $13,337 0- 0- 0- 0-
Malik Carney DE $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Tre Lamar LB $6,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Brandon Powell WR $4,000 0- 0- 0- 0-