D.J. Jones

Denver Broncos, Defensive Tackle
Age: 29-158d (Jan 19, 1995)
Exp: 8 Years
Country: US
College: Mississippi
Drafted: Round 6 (#198 overall), 2017
Agent(s): Brian Ayrault (CAA Sports)
2024 Cap Hit

$12,958,334

2024 Cash

$10,000,000

Career Earnings

$26,093,725

2022-2024 Free Agent (CURRENT)

D.J. Jones signed a 3 year , $30,000,000 contract with the Denver Broncos, including $8,965,000 signing bonus, $20,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $10,000,000. In 2024, Jones will earn a base salary of $9,490,000, while carrying a cap hit of $12,958,334 and a dead cap value of $2,988,334.
Contract Terms:
3 yr(s) / $30,000,000
Average Salary:
$10,000,000
Signing Bonus:
$8,965,000
GTD at Sign:
$20,000,000
Total GTD:
$20,000,000
Free Agent:
2025 / UFA
Year Age Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2022 27 $4,023,333 1.93% $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $20,000,000
2023 28 $12,988,333 5.78% $10,000,000 $20,000,000 $15,976,668
POTENTIAL OUT: 2024, 2 YR, $20,000,000; $2,988,334 DEAD CAP
2024 29 $12,958,334 5.07% $10,000,000 $30,000,000 $2,988,334
2025 30
UFA
Year Age Base P5 Salary Signing Proration Roster/Gm Bonus Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2022 27 $1,035,000 $2,988,333 - $4,023,333 1.93% $20,000,000
2023 28 $10,000,000 $2,988,333 - $12,988,333 5.78% $15,976,668
POTENTIAL OUT: 2024, 2 YR, $20,000,000; $2,988,334 DEAD CAP
2024 29 $9,490,000 $2,988,334 $480,000 $12,958,334 5.07% $2,988,334
2025 30
UFA
Year Age Base P5 Salary Signing Bonus Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2022 27 $1,035,000 $8,965,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
2023 28 $10,000,000 - $10,000,000 $20,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
2024 29 $9,490,000 - $10,000,000 $30,000,000 $10,000,000 $10,000,000
Contract Notes
  • $20M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2022 salary + 2023 salary)
  • 2024 Per Game Active Bonus: $30,000 ($510,000)
Source: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2021-2021 Free Agent

D.J. Jones signed a 1 year , $3,500,000 contract with the San Francisco 49ers, including $2,250,000 signing bonus, $3,250,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,500,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $3,500,000
Average Salary:
$3,500,000
Signing Bonus:
$2,250,000
GTD at Sign:
$3,250,000
Total GTD:
$3,250,000
Free Agent:
2022 / UFA
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2017-2020 Rookie

D.J. Jones signed a 4 year , $2,547,855 contract with the San Francisco 49ers, including $147,855 signing bonus, $147,855 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $636,964.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $2,547,855
Average Salary:
$636,964
Signing Bonus:
$147,855
GTD at Sign:
$147,855
Total GTD:
$147,855
Free Agent:
2021 / UFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$26,093,725

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

2 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2017 22
Active
$612,855
$612,855
2018 23
Active
$555,000
$1,167,855
2019 24
Injured
$645,000
$1,812,855
2020 25
Active
$825,000
$2,637,855
2021 26
Active
$3,455,870
$6,093,725
2022 27
Active
$10,000,000
$16,093,725
2023 28
Active
$10,000,000
$26,093,725
Total      
$26,093,725
$26,093,725
2024 29
Active
$10,000,000
Total
$36,093,725
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2017
22
$465,000
$147,855
$612,855
$612,855
2018
23
$555,000
$555,000
$1,167,855
2019
24
$645,000
$645,000
$1,812,855
2020
25
$825,000
$825,000
$2,637,855
2021
26
$1,000,000
$2,250,000
$205,870
$3,455,870
$6,093,725
2022
27
$1,035,000
$8,965,000
$10,000,000
$16,093,725
2023
28
$10,000,000
$10,000,000
$26,093,725
Total
$14,525,000
$11,362,855
$205,870
$26,093,725
$26,093,725
2024
29
$9,490,000
$10,000,000
Total
$24,015,000
$11,362,855
$205,870
$36,093,725

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
5 $3,490,000 $2,397,855 $205,870 - - - $6,093,725
2 $11,035,000 $8,965,000 - - - - $20,000,000

Injuries

Year Weeks Reason
2019 SF 15 - 17 Ankle
2020 SF 12 - 12 COVID-19
  • Mar 14, 2022 Signed a 3 year $30 million contract with Denver (DEN)
  • Mar 17, 2021 Signed a 1 year $3.5 million contract with San Francisco (SF)
  • May 04, 2017 Signed a 4 year $2.54 million contract with San Francisco (SF)
  • Apr 29, 2017 Drafted by San Francisco (SF): Round 6 (#198 overall)
Year Team GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sack Tackles Total Tackles Solo Tackles Assisted FFum Int
2023 DEN 16 15 533 50.10 2 46 30 16 3
2022 DEN 15 15 609 53.20 2 34 22 12
2021 SF 17 17 550 50.80 2 56 40 16 2
2020 SF 14 13 419 40.70 3 20 14 6
2019 SF 11 10 307 30.10 2 23 19 4 1
2018 SF 10 4 240 27.00 17 11 6
2017 SF 5 97 8.60 10 8 2
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