Taylor Heinicke
Quarterback
Experience: 5 Years
College: Old Dominion
Contract: 2 yr(s)
$4,750,000
Signing Bonus $1,000,000 AAV$2,375,000 G'teed:$1,500,000 Free Agent:2023 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap
2021 Contract details by year 28 $1,000,000 $500,000 $93,750 - - $1,593,750 $2,000,000
2022 Contract details by year 29 $1,500,000 $500,000 $750,000 - $875,000 $3,625,000 $500,000
Contract Notes:
  • $1.5M guaranteed (signing bonus + $500,000 of 2021 salary)
  • 2021 per game active bonus:  $23,529 ($500,000, 3 LTBE)
  • 2022 per game active bonus: $44,117 ($750,000)
  • Annual Incentives: $2M
    60% snaps + a win: $125,000 (6: $750,000 earned)
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2015 Player Cash Earnings $435,000 $10,000 - $445,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $462,529 - - $462,529
2017 Player Cash Earnings $14,400 - - $14,400
2017 Player Cash Earnings $14,400 - - $14,400
2017 Player Cash Earnings $108,529 - - $108,529
2018 Player Cash Earnings $689,000 - - $689,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $12,000 - - $12,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $160,588 - - $160,588
2021 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $93,750 $2,093,750
2022 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - $1,625,000 $3,125,000
9 seasons $4,396,446 $1,010,000 $1,718,750 $7,125,196

Cap Hit

#34
Quarterback
#14
Washington Commanders
#425
NFL

AAV

#34
Quarterback
#672
NFL

Cash

#34
Quarterback
#516
NFL
  • Feb 10 2021

    Signed a 2 year $4.75 million contract extension with Washington (WAS)

  • Dec 19 2020

    Signed to the active roster by Washington (WAS)

  • Dec 8 2020

    Signed to the practice squad by Washington (WAS)

  • Aug 30 2019

    Released by Carolina (CAR)

  • Mar 12 2019

    Signed a 1 year $805,000 contract with Carolina (CAR)

  • Apr 16 2018

    Claimed off waivers by Carolina (CAR)

  • Apr 13 2018

    Waived by Houston (HOU)

  • Dec 15 2017

    Signed to the active roster by Houston (HOU)

  • Nov 30 2017

    Signed to the practice squad by Houston (HOU)

  • Sep 23 2017

    Signed to the practice squad by New England (NE)

  • Sep 11 2017

    Released by Minnesota (MIN)

  • May 3 2015

    Signed a 3 year $1.585 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)