We use cookies to offer you a better browsing experience, analyse site traffic, and serve targeted ads. Read how we use cookies and how you can control them in our “Cookie Settings”. By using our site, you consent to our use of cookies.

Embed This David DeCastro

Guard Age: 29 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#24 overall), 2012 College: Stanford Agent(s): Tom Condon (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    David DeCastro signed a 5 year, $50,000,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $16,000,000 signing bonus, $16,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $10,000,000. In 2019, DeCastro will earn a base salary of $7,070,000, while carrying a cap hit of $11,967,500 and a dead cap value of $11,492,500.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $50,000,000
    Signing Bonus $16,000,000
    Average Salary $10,000,000
    Total Guarantees $16,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $16,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $2,070,000 $3,200,000 - - $5,270,000 $18,070,000 $18,070,000($18,070,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $18,070,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-12,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $16,000,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-10,730,000 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $5,270,000 2017 Dead Cap: $12,800,000 2016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $3,200,000 2017 Dead Cap: $12,800,000 2016 Cap Savings: $2,070,000
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $1,100,000 $3,200,000 $6,750,000 - $11,050,000 $20,650,000 $7,850,000($25,920,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $20,650,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-9,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $19,550,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-8,500,000 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $11,050,000 2018 Dead Cap: $9,600,000 2017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $9,950,000 2018 Dead Cap: $9,600,000 2017 Cap Savings: $1,100,000
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $790,000 $3,200,000 - $1,697,500 $5,687,500 $17,180,000 $7,580,000($33,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $17,180,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-11,492,500 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $16,390,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-10,702,500 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $9,477,500 2019 Dead Cap: $11,492,500 2018 Cap Savings: $-3,790,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $4,897,500 2019 Dead Cap: $11,492,500 2018 Cap Savings: $790,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 2019 yr, $0; $11,492,500 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 29 $7,070,000 $3,200,000 - $1,697,500 $11,967,500 $11,492,500 $7,070,000($40,570,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $11,492,500 2019 Cap Savings: $475,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $11,492,500 2019 Cap Savings: $475,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $4,897,500 2020 Dead Cap: $6,595,000 2019 Cap Savings: $7,070,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $4,897,500 2020 Dead Cap: $6,595,000 2019 Cap Savings: $7,070,000
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $8,750,000 $3,200,000 - $1,697,500 $13,647,500 $6,595,000 $8,750,000($49,320,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $6,595,000 2020 Cap Savings: $7,052,500 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $6,595,000 2020 Cap Savings: $7,052,500 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $4,897,500 2021 Dead Cap: $1,697,500 2020 Cap Savings: $8,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $4,897,500 2021 Dead Cap: $1,697,500 2020 Cap Savings: $8,750,000
    2021 Contract details by year 31 $8,750,000 - - $1,697,500 $10,447,500 $1,697,500 $8,750,000($58,070,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $1,697,500 2021 Cap Savings: $8,750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,697,500 2021 Cap Savings: $8,750,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $1,697,500 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $8,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,697,500 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $8,750,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $16M guaranteed (signing bonus)
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $6.75M (3/11/2017)
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $3.79M (due 3/16/2018)
    • 2018: restructured $3M of base salary & the $3.79M roster bonus into signing bonus / 4

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2016Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $7,813,898
    Signing Bonus $4,122,836
    Average Salary $1,953,475
    Guaranteed $6,358,356
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2012 22 $390,000 $1,030,709 - - $1,420,709 $6,358,356 $4,512,836($4,512,836)
    2013 23 $745,177 $1,030,709 - - $1,775,886 $4,937,647 $745,177($5,258,013)
    2014 24 $1,100,354 $1,030,709 - - $2,131,063 $3,161,761 $1,100,354($6,358,367)
    2015 25 $1,030,531 $1,030,709 $325,000 $100,000 $2,486,240 $1,130,709 $1,530,966($7,889,333)
    2016 26 $8,070,000 - - - $8,070,000 $8,070,000 $8,070,000($15,959,333)
    2017 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • $6.35M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2012-14 base)
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $325,000
    • 2015 Workout Bonus: $100,000
    • 2016 5th year option available (exercised, guarantees 3/9/16)
    Spotrac Premium Tools

    To see the rest of David DeCastro contract information, plus gain access to all of Spotrac's Premium tools, sign up today.

    Already Subscribed? Login Here

  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $4,122,836 - - - - - $4,512,836
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $745,177 - - - - - - $745,177
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,100,354 - - - - - - $1,100,354
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,030,531 - $325,000 $100,000 - - $75,435 $1,530,966
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,070,000 $16,000,000 - - - - - $18,070,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,100,000 - $6,750,000 - - - - $7,850,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $790,000 - - - $6,790,000 - - $7,580,000
    7 seasons $7,226,062 $20,122,836 $7,075,000 $100,000 $6,790,000 - $75,435 $41,389,333
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $7,070,000 - - - - - - $7,070,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $8,750,000 - - - - - - $8,750,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $8,750,000 - - - - - - $8,750,000
    $31,796,062 $20,122,836 $7,075,000 $100,000 $6,790,000 - $75,435 $65,959,333
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/18/2015, $8,681

      Excessive facemask against Cincinnati (CIN)


    • TOTAL: $8,681

  • 2019 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how David DeCastro ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($0) Rank
    NFL: #
    Pittsburgh Steelers: #
    Guard: #

    Total Cash ($0) Rank
    NFL: #
    Guard: #

    Average Annual ($0) Rank
    NFL: #
    Guard: #
  •  

    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps%
    2018 PIT 14 14 14 959 0.912
    2017 PIT 15 15 15 1049 0.947
    2016 PIT 16 16 16 1082 0.999
    2015 PIT 16 16 16 1075 1.000
    2014 PIT 16 16 16 1113 1.000
    2013 PIT 15 15 15 949 0.902
    2012 PIT 5 4 3 140 0.447
    Totals 97 96 95 6,367 -