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Quarterback Age: 35 Exp: 14 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#1 overall), 2005 College: Utah Agent(s): CAA Sports

Redskins – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Alex Smith signed a 4 year, $94,000,000 contract with the Washington Redskins, including a $27,000,000 signing bonus, $71,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $23,500,000. In 2020, Smith will earn a base salary of $16,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $21,400,000 and a dead cap value of $32,200,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $94,000,000
    Signing Bonus $27,000,000
    Average Salary $23,500,000
    Total Guarantees $71,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $55,000,000
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 34 $13,000,000 $5,400,000 $18,400,000 $55,000,000 $40,000,000($40,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $55,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-36,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $27,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-8,600,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $34,750,000 2019 Dead Cap: $20,250,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-16,350,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $6,750,000 2019 Dead Cap: $20,250,000 2018 Cap Savings: $11,650,000
    2019 Contract details by year 35 $15,000,000 $5,400,000 $20,400,000 $42,000,000 $15,000,000($55,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $42,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-21,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $27,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-6,600,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $21,750,000 2020 Dead Cap: $20,250,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-1,350,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $6,750,000 2020 Dead Cap: $20,250,000 2019 Cap Savings: $13,650,000
    2020 Contract details by year 36 $16,000,000 $5,400,000 $21,400,000 $32,200,000 $16,000,000($71,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $32,200,000 2020 Cap Savings: $-10,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $16,200,000 2020 Cap Savings: $5,200,000 Post-6/1 Release

    N/A in 2020

    Post-6/1 Trade

    N/A in 2020

    Potential Out: 2021, 3 yr, $71,000,000; $10,800,000 dead cap

    2021 Contract details by year 37 $19,000,000 $5,400,000 $24,400,000 $10,800,000 $19,000,000($90,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $10,800,000 2021 Cap Savings: $13,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $10,800,000 2021 Cap Savings: $13,600,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $5,400,000 2022 Dead Cap: $5,400,000 2021 Cap Savings: $19,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $5,400,000 2022 Dead Cap: $5,400,000 2021 Cap Savings: $19,000,000
    2022 Contract details by year 38 $21,000,000 $5,400,000 $26,400,000 $5,400,000 $21,000,000($111,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $5,400,000 2022 Cap Savings: $21,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $5,400,000 2022 Cap Savings: $21,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $5,400,000 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $21,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $5,400,000 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $21,000,000
    2023 Free Agent Year 39 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $55M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2018 salary + 2019 salary)
    • 2020 salary fully guarantees on 3/17/2019, currently guaranteed for injury
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2018-2018 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit Yearly Cash
    2018 Player contract details by year - $3,600,000 - $3,600,000 -($0)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 - - - - $3,500,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $1,050,000 - - - - $8,300,000 $4,000,000 $13,350,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $1,675,000 - - - - - - $1,675,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $2,300,000 - - - - - - $2,300,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $2,000,000 - - - - - $4,000,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings - - - - - - $500,000 $500,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - - - - $900,000 $4,900,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $3,000,000 - - - $1,250,000 $9,250,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $8,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $18,000,000 - - - - - $19,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $11,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $12,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $14,100,000 - - $100,000 - - - $14,200,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $10,800,000 - $2,000,000 $500,000 - - - $13,300,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 $27,000,000 - - - - - $40,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - - - - - - $15,000,000
    15 seasons $89,825,000 $48,000,000 $8,000,000 $700,000 - $8,300,000 $6,650,000 $161,475,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $16,000,000 - - - - - - $16,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $19,000,000 - - - - - - $19,000,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $21,000,000 - - - - - - $21,000,000
    $145,825,000 $48,000,000 $8,000,000 $700,000 - $8,300,000 $6,650,000 $217,475,000
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    8 seasons Player Cash Earnings $16,525,000 $3,000,000 $5,000,000 - - $8,300,000 - $39,475,000
    5 seasons Player Cash Earnings $45,300,000 $18,000,000 $3,000,000 $700,000 - - - $67,000,000
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $28,000,000 $27,000,000 - - - - - $55,000,000
  • 2020 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Alex Smith 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
    2018 WAS 10 10 10 651 0.638 328 205 62.5 2180 218.00 10 5 85.67 41 168 1 6 138
    2017 KC 16 15 15 966 0.935 505 341 67.5 4042 269.47 26 5 104.74 60 355 1 2 295.18
    2016 KC 15 15 15 917 0.896 489 328 67.1 3502 233.47 15 8 91.23 48 134 5 7 223.78
    2015 KC 16 16 16 989 0.987 470 307 65.3 3486 217.88 20 7 95.4 84 498 2 4 267.24
    2014 KC 15 15 15 940 0.933 464 303 65.3 3265 217.67 18 6 93.36 49 254 1 4 220
    2013 KC 15 15 15 978 0.906 508 308 60.6 3313 220.87 23 7 89.13 76 431 1 7 253.22
    2012 SF 15 10 9 484 0.482 218 153 70.2 1737 173.70 13 5 104.09 31 132 0 4 122.68
    2011 SF 16 16 16 446 274 61.4 3150 196.88 17 5 90.74 52 179 2 7 209.9
    2010 SF 14 11 10 342 204 59.6 2370 215.45 14 10 82.13 18 60 0 4 134.8
    2009 SF 16 11 10 372 225 60.5 2350 213.64 18 12 81.5 24 51 0 3 144.5
    2008 SF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    2007 SF 8 7 7 193 94 48.7 914 130.57 2 4 57.22 13 89 0 6 35.46
    2006 SF 16 16 16 442 257 58.1 2890 180.63 16 16 74.76 44 147 2 10 164.3
    Totals 172 157 154 5,925 - 4,777 2,999 62.8 33,199 211.46 192 90 - 540 2,498 15 64 2,209.06