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Tom Brady

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Quarterback Age: 43 Exp: 20 Years
Drafted: Round 6 (#199 overall), 2000 College: Michigan Agent(s): Yee & Dubin Sports

Buccaneers – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Tom Brady signed a 2 year, $50,000,000 contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, including $50,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $25,000,000. In 2020, Brady will earn a base salary of $15,000,000 and a roster bonus of $10,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $25,000,000 and a dead cap value of $25,000,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $50,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $25,000,000
    Total Guarantees $50,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $50,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2020 Contract details by year 43 $15,000,000 $10,000,000 $25,000,000 $25,000,000 $25,000,000($25,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $25,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $10,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $15,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $25,000,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $10,000,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $15,000,000
    2021 Contract details by year 44 $15,000,000 $10,000,000 $25,000,000 $25,000,000 $25,000,000($50,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $25,000,000 2021 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $25,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $25,000,000 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $25,000,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 45 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2020 Roster Bonus $10M (paid 3/23/2020)
    • 2021 Roster Bonus: $10M (fully guaranteed, paid 5th league day of 2021)
    • Cannot be tagged
    • Full no-trade clause
    • Passing Incentives (max $2.25M annually, min. 224 pass attempts)
      $562,500 each for Top 5 in:
      Passer Rating
      Touchdowns
      Passing Yards
      Completion %
      Yards per Attempt
    • Playoff Incentives (min. 75% playing time)
      $500,000 for a playoff birth
      $750,000 for wild card win
      $1.25M for NFC Championship
      $1.75M for reaching Super Bowl
      $2.25M for Super Bowl win
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit Yearly Cash
    2020 Player contract details by year - $13,500,000 - $13,500,000 -($0)

    Previous Contracts

    2019-2019

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $23,000,000
    Signing Bonus $20,250,000
    Average Salary $23,000,000
    Total Guarantees $20,250,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $20,250,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2018-2019

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $30,000,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $15,000,000
    Total Guarantees $10,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $10,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2016-2019

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $41,000,000
    Signing Bonus $28,000,000
    Average Salary $20,500,000
    Total Guarantees $28,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $28,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2015-2017

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $27,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $9,000,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2013-2017

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $41,000,000
    Signing Bonus $30,000,000
    Average Salary $13,666,667
    Total Guarantees $33,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $33,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2010-2014

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $72,000,000
    Signing Bonus $16,000,000
    Average Salary $18,000,000
    Total Guarantees $29,250,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $29,250,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2005-2010

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $42,800,000
    Signing Bonus $14,500,000
    Average Salary $10,700,000
    Total Guarantees $19,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2011 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2002-2006

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $29,625,000
    Signing Bonus $3,500,000
    Average Salary $7,406,250
    Total Guarantees $9,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,500,000
    Free Agent: 2007 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2000-2002Entry Level

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $866,500
    Signing Bonus $38,500
    Average Salary $288,833
    Total Guarantees $38,500
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2003 / RFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2000 Player Cash Earnings $193,000 $38,500 - - - - - $231,500
    2001 Player Cash Earnings $298,000 - - $4,160 - - $70,000 $372,160
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $3,500,000 - $3,780 - - - $3,878,780
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - - $4,700 $2,675,000 $6,000,000 - $9,129,700
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $535,000 - - $4,200 $4,965,000 - $500,000 $6,004,200
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $10,000,000 - $4,180 - - $1,000,000 $12,004,180
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 $4,500,000 - $4,840 - $5,500,000 - $14,004,840
    2007 Player Cash Earnings MVP, OPOY $720,000 - - $5,160 $5,280,000 $6,500,000 - $12,505,160
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $3,000,000 $1,320 - - - $8,001,320
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $3,000,000 - - - - $8,000,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings MVP, OPOY $7,500,000 $6,000,000 $3,000,000 - - - - $16,500,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $5,750,000 $10,000,000 $4,000,000 - - - - $19,750,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $950,000 - $6,000,000 $250,000 $4,800,000 - - $12,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $10,000,000 $2,000,000 - - - - $13,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $15,000,000 $2,000,000 - - - - $19,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 $5,000,000 - - - - $10,663 $13,010,663
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $764,705 $14,000,000 - - - - $9,596 $14,774,301
    2017 Player Cash Earnings MVP $1,000,000 $14,000,000 - - - - - $15,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - $1,000,000 - $10,000,000 - - $15,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 $20,250,000 $1,000,000 - - - - $23,000,000
    20 seasons $50,285,705 $112,288,500 $25,000,000 $282,340 $27,720,000 $18,000,000 $1,590,259 $235,166,804
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - $10,000,000 - - - - $25,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - $10,000,000 - - - - $25,000,000
    $80,285,705 $112,288,500 $45,000,000 $282,340 $27,720,000 $18,000,000 $1,590,259 $285,166,804
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    20 seasons Player Cash Earnings $50,285,705 $112,288,500 $25,000,000 $282,340 $27,720,000 $18,000,000 - $235,166,804
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 04/25/2016, 4 games, $235,294

      Role in deflate-gate


    • Player contract details by year 01/23/2013, $10,000

      for kicking Ravens S Ed Reed while sliding


    • TOTAL: $245,294

  • Transactions

    Mar 20 2020Signed a 2 year $50 million contract with Tampa Bay (TB)
    Aug 4 2019Signed a 1 year $23 million contract extension with New England (NE)
    Aug 10 2018Signed a 2 year $30M restructure contract with New England (NE)
    Apr 25 2016Suspended 4 games for his role in deflate gate, forfeiting $235,294 in 2016 salary with New England (NE)
    Mar 10 2016Signed a 2 year $41 million extension with New England (NE)
    Feb 25 2013Signed a 3 year $27 million restructured extension with New England (NE)
    Mar 22 2012Restructured 2012 salary from $5.75 million to $950k and converted his roster bonus to signing bonus, clearing $7.2M in cap space with New England (NE)
    Sep 9 2010Signed a 4 year $72 million extension with New England (NE)
    May 8 2005Signed a 4 year $42.8 million contract with New England (NE)
    Aug 28 2002Signed a 4 year $29.625 million extension with New England (NE)
    Jun 24 2000Signed a 3 year $866,500 contract with New England (NE)
    Apr 15 2000Drafted by New England (NE): Round 6 (#199 overall)
  • 2020 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Tom Brady ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Gm Pass TD Pass INT Pass Rating Rush Att Rush Yds Rush TD Fum Prod Pts
    2019 NE 16 16 16 1144 98.7 613 373 60.8 4057 253.56 24 8 87.98 26 34 3 4 263.68
    2018 NE 16 16 16 1093 97.6 570 375 65.8 4355 272.19 29 11 97.66 23 35 2 4 280.3
    2017 NE 16 16 16 1118 98.0 581 385 66.3 4577 286.06 32 8 102.75 25 28 0 7 295.88
    2016 NE 12 12 12 819 73.1 432 291 67.4 3554 296.17 28 2 112.17 28 64 0 5 258.56
    2015 NE 16 16 16 1106 98.8 624 402 64.4 4770 298.13 36 7 102.18 34 53 3 6 343.7
    2014 NE 16 16 16 1062 93.9 583 374 64.2 4109 256.81 33 9 97.34 36 57 0 6 278.06
    2013 NE 16 16 16 1197 100.0 628 380 60.5 4343 271.44 25 11 87.29 33 18 0 9 251.52
    2012 NE 16 16 16 1215 98.1 637 401 63 4827 301.69 34 8 98.68 23 32 4 2 340.28
    2011 NE 16 16 16 611 401 65.6 5235 327.19 39 12 105.57 43 109 3 6 366.3
    2010 NE 16 16 16 492 324 65.9 3900 243.75 36 4 110.99 31 30 1 3 299
    2009 NE 16 16 16 565 371 65.7 4398 274.88 28 13 96.17 29 44 1 4 270.32
    2008 NE 1 1 1 11 7 63.6 76 76.00 0 0 83.9 0 0 0 0 3.04
    2007 NE 16 16 16 578 398 68.9 4806 300.38 50 8 117.18 37 98 2 6 390.04
    2006 NE 16 16 16 516 319 61.8 3529 220.56 24 12 87.91 49 102 0 12 219.36
    2003 NE 16 16 16 527 317 60.2 3620 226.25 23 12 85.89 42 63 1 13 215.1
    Totals 253 252 251 8,754 - 8,982 5,755 64.1 66,763 264.93 487 151 - 537 920 21 110 4,495.02