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Detroit Lions

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.

Lions – The Athletic

 

Salary Cap Breakdown Totals

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

    2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Total Cap Allocations   $159,748,583 $179,804,466 $170,445,965 $86,324,544 $16,450,000
Signed Players   91 43 37 13 3
Quarterbacks   $13,900,000 $31,150,000 $30,650,000 $31,650,064
Running Backs   $5,565,243 $8,373,376 $4,616,508 $1,074,581
Fullbacks  
Wide Receivers   $12,675,865 $4,454,405 $3,914,406
Tight Ends   $10,654,955 $8,156,754 $1,880,000
Offensive Line   $33,253,111 $45,192,209 $56,814,127 $48,467,886 $16,450,000
Defensive Line   $40,159,068 $52,224,785 $55,139,417 $5,132,013
Linebackers   $15,911,006 $16,351,868 $3,940,000
Secondary   $22,782,875 $13,901,069 $13,491,507
Special Teams   $4,846,460
Injured Reserve   $465,000
Suspended  
Dead   $42,695,395


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. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Jared Goff QB $10,650,000 $31,150,000 $30,650,000 $31,650,064 0UFA
Tim Boyle QB $2,400,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
David Blough QB $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
 
Running Backs Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
D'Andre Swift RB $1,940,662 $2,328,795 $2,716,927 0UFA 0-
Jamaal Williams RB $1,625,000 $4,375,000 0UFA 0- 0-
Jermar Jefferson RB $679,581 $844,581 $959,581 $1,074,581 0UFA
Dedrick Mills RB $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Michael Warren RB $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Adrian Peterson RB 0UFA
Rakeem Boyd RB 0UFA
 
Wide Receivers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Tyrell Williams WR $3,000,000 $1,000,000 0- 0- 0-
Breshad Perriman WR $2,426,460 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Geronimo Allison WR $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Kalif Raymond WR $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Damion Ratley WR $920,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Quintez Cephus WR $856,072 $971,072 $1,086,072 0UFA 0-
Victor Bolden WR $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Javon McKinley WR $665,000 $830,000 $945,000 0RFA 0-
Jonathan Adams Jr. WR $663,333 $828,333 $943,334 0RFA 0-
Tom Kennedy WR $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Sage Surratt WR $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Amon-Ra St. Brown WR 0- 0- 0- 0- 0UFA
Danny Amendola WR 0UFA
 
Tight Ends Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
T.J. Hockenson TE $5,580,789 $6,506,754 0- 0UFA 0-
Darren Fells TE $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Hunter Bryant TE $786,666 0- 0RFA 0- 0-
Jake Hausmann TE $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Alize Mack TE $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Charlie Taumoepeau TE $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Hunter Thedford TE $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Brock Wright TE $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Jesse James TE 0UFA
Josh Hill TE 0UFA
 
Offensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Halapoulivaati Vaitai RT $10,400,000 $8,400,000 $10,400,000 $10,400,000 0UFA
Taylor Decker LT $4,900,000 $18,900,000 $17,850,000 $17,600,000 $2,400,000
Penei Sewell T $4,381,649 $5,477,061 $6,572,473 $7,667,886 0-
Frank Ragnow C $4,070,954 $7,551,529 $16,450,000 $12,800,000 $14,050,000
Tyrell Crosby LT $2,254,923 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jonah Jackson G $1,090,175 $1,308,209 $1,526,244 0UFA 0-
Logan Stenberg G $965,410 $1,080,410 $1,195,410 0UFA 0-
Evan Brown C $920,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Dan Skipper T $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Matt Nelson T $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Evan Heim T $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Drake Jackson C $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Tommy Kraemer G $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Darrin Paulo T $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Joe Dahl G 0UFA
Russell Bodine C 0UFA
 
Defensive Line Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Trey Flowers DE $19,989,000 $23,239,000 $23,614,000 0UFA 0-
Romeo Okwara DE $4,500,000 $14,500,000 $14,500,000 $3,500,000 0-
Michael Brockers DT $3,050,000 $8,975,000 $11,975,000 0UFA 0-
Nick Williams DT $2,955,882 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Charles Harris DE $1,750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Julian Okwara DE $1,119,730 $1,343,675 $1,567,621 0UFA 0-
Da'shawn Hand DE $1,090,491 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Austin Bryant DE $1,032,459 $1,147,459 0UFA 0- 0-
Alim McNeill DT $932,579 $1,165,724 $1,398,869 $1,632,013 0UFA
Brian Price DT $920,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Kevin Strong DT $850,000 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
John Penisini DT $822,794 $937,794 $1,052,794 0UFA 0-
Jashon Cornell DE $681,133 $916,133 $1,031,133 0UFA 0-
Joel Heath DT $465,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Reggie Gilbert DE 0- 0- 0- 0- 0-
Levi Onwuzurike DT 0- 0- 0- 0- 0UFA
Everson Griffen DE 0UFA
John Atkins DT 0UFA
 
Linebackers Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Jamie Collins OLB $7,333,333 $13,333,333 $3,000,000 0- 0-
Jahlani Tavai ILB $1,880,173 $2,193,535 0UFA 0- 0-
Alex Anzalone OLB $1,750,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jalen Reeves-Maybin OLB $1,127,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jason Cabinda LB $920,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Shaun-Dion Hamilton OLB $920,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Tavante Beckett LB $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Robert McCray LB $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Anthony Pittman LB $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Derrick Barnes LB 0- 0- 0- 0- 0UFA
Jalen Reeves-Maybin OLB 0UFA
 
Secondary Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Jeff Okudah CB $7,620,124 $9,144,148 $10,668,173 0- 0UFA
Tracy Walker FS $2,403,497 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Michael Ford CB $1,200,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Will Harris SS $1,118,061 $1,233,061 0UFA 0- 0-
Quinton Dunbar CB $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Dean Marlowe SS $987,500 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Amani Oruwariye CB $930,526 $1,045,527 0UFA 0- 0-
Corn Elder CB $920,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
C.J. Moore FS $852,334 0RFA 0- 0- 0-
Alex Brown CB $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Alijah Holder S $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Godwin Igwebuike S $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Bobby Price S $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
A.J. Parker CB $663,333 $828,333 $943,334 0RFA 0-
D'Angelo Amos S $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Jalen Elliott S $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Jerry Jacobs CB $660,000 $825,000 $940,000 0RFA 0-
Ifeatu Melifonwu CB 0- 0- 0- 0- 0UFA
Tony McRae CB 0UFA
 
Special Teams Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Randy Bullock K $1,676,460 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Don Muhlbach LS $950,000 0UFA 0- 0- 0-
Jack Fox P $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Matthew Wright K $780,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
Scott Daly LS $660,000 0ERFA 0- 0- 0-
   

Dead Payroll Figures

Pos. 2021 2022 2023 2024 2025
Romeo Okwara DE $901,668 $14,500,000 $14,500,000 $3,500,000 0-
Kerryon Johnson RB $702,490 0- 0- 0- 0-
Joe Dahl G $250,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jason Huntley RB $217,731 0- 0- 0- 0-
Josh Hill TE $137,500 0- 0- 0- 0-
Ty Johnson RB $85,952 0- 0- 0- 0-
Nick Bawden FB $21,051 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jeremiah Dinson S $20,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Hunter Bryant TE $13,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jalen Elliott S $10,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Arryn Siposs P $10,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Steven Wirtel LS $4,667 0- 0- 0- 0-
Beau Benzschawel G $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Bobby Price S $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Luke Sellers FB $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0-
Kevin Strong DT $2,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Matthew Stafford QB $19,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Justin Coleman CB $6,087,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Desmond Trufant CB $6,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Jesse James TE $4,287,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Christian Jones LB $2,185,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Chase Daniel QB $1,500,000 0- 0- 0- 0-
Danny Shelton DT $1,250,000 0- 0- 0- 0-