Vance McDonald
Tight End
Drafted: Round 2 (#55 overall), 2013
Experience: 6 Years
College: Rice
Contract: 3 yr(s)
$19,650,000
Signing Bonus $7,000,000 AAV$6,550,000 G'teed:$9,100,000 Free Agent:2022 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2016 Contract details by year 25 $795,797 $1,649,396 - $100,000 - $2,545,193 $9,349,396
2017 Contract details by year 26 $2,100,000 - $75,000 - - $2,175,000 $2,100,000
2018 Contract details by year 27 $790,000 - $703,125 $150,000 $727,500 $2,370,625 $3,850,000
2019 Contract details by year 28 $4,200,000 - $656,250 $150,000 $727,500 $5,733,750 $2,332,500
2020 Contract details by year 29 $1,100,000 - - - $2,727,500 $3,827,500 $5,455,000
2021 Contract details by year 30 $5,200,000 - - - $2,727,500 $7,927,500 $2,727,500
Contract Notes:
  • $9.1M fully guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2017 salary)
  • 2018 salary ($3.7M) becomes fully guaranteed on 4/1/2018
  • $3.2M of his 2019 salary becomes fully guaranteed on 4/1/2019
  • 2017 per game bonus: $46,875 ($750,000, 12 LTBE)
  • 2018 per game bonus: $46,875 ($750,000, 10 LTBE)
  • 2019 per game bonus: $46,875 ($750,000, 15 LTBE)
  • Annual Receptions Bonus: $75,000 for 55
  • Annual Yards Bonus: $75,000 for 700+
  • 2020-21 salaries are club options
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2013 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 $997,584 - $1,402,584
2014 Player Cash Earnings $518,599 - - $568,599
2015 Player Cash Earnings $632,198 - - $815,339
2016 Player Cash Earnings $795,797 $7,000,000 - $7,895,797
2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,100,000 - $468,750 $2,568,750
2017 Player Cash Earnings - - - $100,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $790,000 - $3,763,125 $4,553,125
2019 Player Cash Earnings $4,200,000 - $806,250 $5,006,250
8 seasons $9,441,594 $7,997,584 $5,471,266 $22,910,444

Cap Hit

#21
Tight End
#12
Pittsburgh Steelers
#438
NFL

AAV

#15
Tight End
#305
NFL

Cash

#15
Tight End
#333
NFL
  • Mar 17 2020

    Converted $4.45M of his 2020 salary into bonus, clearing $2.225M of cap space with Pittsburgh (PIT)

  • Aug 28 2018

    Converted $2.91M of his 2018 salary into bonus clearing $2.18M of cap space with Pittsburgh (PIT)

  • Aug 29 2017

    Traded to Pittsburgh (PIT) from San Francisco (SF) with 2018 5th round pick (#148 Marcus Allen) for 2018 4th round pick (#128 Kentavius Street)

  • Dec 10 2016

    Signed a 3 year $19.65 million extension with San Francisco (SF), including club options in 2020 & 2021

  • May 24 2013

    Signed a 4 year $3.599 million contract with San Francisco (SF)

  • Apr 26 2013

    Drafted by San Francisco (SF): Round 2 (#55 overall)