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Wide Receiver Age: 24 Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#37 overall), 2017 College: East Carolina Agent(s): Elite Athlete Management

Raiders – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Zay Jones signed a 4 year, $6,779,831 contract with the Buffalo Bills, including a $3,070,786 signing bonus, $3,843,960 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,694,958. In 2019, Jones will earn a base salary of $728,009, while carrying a cap hit of $728,008.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $6,779,831
    Signing Bonus $3,070,786
    Average Salary $1,694,958
    Total Guarantees $3,843,960
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,843,960
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 22 $465,000 $767,696 - $1,232,696 $3,843,960 $3,535,786($3,535,786)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $3,843,960 2017 Cap Savings: $-2,611,264 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $3,070,786 2017 Cap Savings: $-1,838,090 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $1,540,870 2018 Dead Cap: $2,303,090 2017 Cap Savings: $-308,174 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $767,696 2018 Dead Cap: $2,303,090 2017 Cap Savings: $465,000
    2018 Contract details by year 23 $773,174 $767,696 - $1,540,870 $3,076,264 $773,174($4,308,960)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $3,076,264 2018 Cap Savings: $-1,535,394 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $2,303,090 2018 Cap Savings: $-762,220 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $1,540,870 2019 Dead Cap: $1,535,394 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $767,696 2019 Dead Cap: $1,535,394 2018 Cap Savings: $773,174
    2019 Contract details by year 24 $728,009 - - $728,008 - $728,008($5,036,968)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $728,008 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $728,008 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $728,008 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $728,008
    2020 Contract details by year 25 $1,339,522 - $50,000 $1,389,522 - $1,389,522($6,426,490)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $1,389,522 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $1,389,522 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $1,389,522 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $1,389,522
    2021 Free Agent Year 26 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $3.84M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2018 salary)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit Yearly Cash
    2019 Player contract details by year $303,337 $767,698 $50,000 $1,121,035 $353,337($353,337)
    2020 Player contract details by year - $767,698 - $767,698 -($353,337)

     

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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 $3,070,786 - - - - - $3,535,786
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $773,174 - - - - - - $773,174
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $728,009 - - - - - - $728,008
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $303,337 - - $50,000 - - - $353,337
    3 seasons $2,269,520 $3,070,786 - $50,000 - - - $5,390,305
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,339,522 - - $50,000 - - - $1,389,522
    $3,609,042 $3,070,786 - $100,000 - - - $6,779,827
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,541,511 $3,070,786 - $50,000 - - - $4,662,297
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $728,009 - - - - - - $728,008
  • 2019 Player Rankings

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

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Yds/Gm Rec TD Fum Drops Prod Pts
    2019 OAK 9 9 3 352 0.508 30 16 152 9.5 16.89 0 0 0 15.5
    2018 BUF 16 16 15 941 0.889 102 56 652 11.6 40.75 7 1 3 109.2
    2017 BUF 15 15 10 793 0.752 74 27 316 11.7 21.07 2 0 5 43.6
    Totals 40 40 28 2,086 - 206 99 1,120 11.3 28.00 9 1 8 168.30