Mike Edwards

Buffalo Bills, Safety
Age: 28-66d (May 18, 1996)
Exp: 6 Years
Country: US
College: Kentucky
Drafted: Round 3 (#99 overall), 2019
Agent(s): Dave Butz (SportStars)
2024 Cap Hit

$2,800,000

2024 Cash

$2,800,000

Career Earnings

$8,240,514

2024-2024 Free Agent (CURRENT)

Mike Edwards signed a 1 year , $2,800,000 contract with the Buffalo Bills, including $1,000,000 signing bonus, $1,600,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,800,000. In 2024, Edwards will earn a base salary of $1,240,000, a signing bonus of $1,000,000 and a workout bonus of $50,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,800,000 and a dead cap value of $1,600,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $2,800,000
Average Salary:
$2,800,000
Signing Bonus:
$1,000,000
GTD at Sign:
$1,600,000
Total GTD:
$1,600,000
Free Agent:
2025 / UFA
Year Age Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2024 28 $2,800,000 1.10% $2,800,000 $2,800,000 $1,600,000
2025 29
UFA
Year Age Base P5 Salary Signing Proration Roster/Gm Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2024 28 $1,240,000 $1,000,000 $510,000 $50,000 $2,800,000 1.10% $1,600,000
2025 29
UFA
Year Age Base P5 Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2024 28 $1,240,000 $1,000,000 $50,000 $2,800,000 $2,800,000 $2,800,000 $2,800,000
Contract Notes
  • $1.6M guaranteed (signing bonus + $600,000 of salary)
  • Per Game Active Bonus: $30,000 ($510,000)
Source: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2023-2023 Free Agent

Mike Edwards signed a 1 year , $3,000,000 contract with the Kansas City Chiefs, including $1,400,000 signing bonus, $2,480,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,000,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $3,000,000
Average Salary:
$3,000,000
Signing Bonus:
$1,400,000
GTD at Sign:
$2,480,000
Total GTD:
$2,480,000
Free Agent:
2024 / UFA
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2019-2022 Rookie

Mike Edwards signed a 4 year , $3,409,990 contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, including $822,180 signing bonus, $822,180 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $852,498.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $3,409,990
Average Salary:
$852,498
Signing Bonus:
$822,180
GTD at Sign:
$822,180
Total GTD:
$822,180
Free Agent:
2023 / UFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$8,240,514

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

2 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2019 23
Active
$1,317,180
$1,317,180
2020 24
Active
$675,000
$1,992,180
Champion
2021 25
Active
$708,334
$2,700,514
2022 26
Active
$2,540,000
$5,240,514
2023 27
Active
$3,000,000
$8,240,514
Champion
Total      
$8,240,514
$8,240,514
2024 28
Active
$2,800,000
Total
$11,040,514
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2019
23
$495,000
$822,180
$1,317,180
$1,317,180
2020
24
$675,000
$675,000
$1,992,180
2021
25
$708,334
$708,334
$2,700,514
2022
26
$2,540,000
$2,540,000
$5,240,514
2023
27
$1,080,000
$1,400,000
$20,000
$3,000,000
$8,240,514
Total
$5,498,334
$2,222,180
$20,000
$8,240,514
$8,240,514
2024
28
$1,240,000
$1,000,000
$50,000
$2,800,000
Total
$6,738,334
$3,222,180
$70,000
$11,040,514

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
4 $4,418,334 $822,180 - - - - $5,240,514
1 $1,080,000 $1,400,000 - - $20,000 - $3,000,000
  • Mar 20, 2024 Signed a 1 year $2.8 million contract with Buffalo (BUF)
  • Oct 20, 2023 Fined $16,391 Roughing the Passer against Denver (DEN)
  • Mar 17, 2023 Signed a 1 year $3 million contract with Kansas City (KC)
  • Dec 02, 2021 Suspended 3 games for Conduct detrimental to the league (COVID protocols), forfeiting $141,666 in 2021 salary with Tampa Bay (TB)
  • Jun 13, 2019 Signed a 4 year $3.4 million contract with Tampa Bay (TB)
  • Apr 26, 2019 Drafted by Tampa Bay (TB): Round 3 (#99 overall)

Fines

Date Reason Fine Amount
Oct 20, 2023 Roughing the Passer against Denver (DEN) $16,391

Suspensions

Date Reason Games Suspended Fine Amount
Dec 02, 2021 Conduct detrimental to the league (COVID protocols) 3 $141,666
Year Team GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sack Tackles Total Tackles Solo Tackles Assisted FFum Int
2023 KC 17 4 595 59.20 1 51 32 19 1
2022 TB 13 1 814 72.60 1 82 52 30 2
2021 TB 14 531 57.80 46 34 12 1 3
2020 TB 16 188 17.70 11 6 5 2
2019 TB 15 637 54.60 1 45 33 12
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