Jaylon Smith
Inside Linebacker
Drafted: Round 2 (#34 overall), 2016
Experience: 3 Years
College: Notre Dame
Contract: 6 yr(s)
$68,421,000
Signing Bonus $5,000,000 AAV$11,403,500 G'teed:$35,406,678 Free Agent:2025 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2019 Contract details by year 23 $835,678 $1,730,906 - - $2,566,584 $26,537,584
2020 Contract details by year 24 $5,171,000 $1,000,000 $1,600,000 - $7,771,000 $23,971,000
2021 Contract details by year 25 $7,200,000 $1,000,000 $1,600,000 - $9,800,000 $9,400,000
2022 Contract details by year 26 $9,200,000 $1,000,000 $1,600,000 - $11,800,000 $6,800,000
2023 Contract details by year 27 $11,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,600,000 - $13,600,000 $4,200,000
2024 Contract details by year 28 $11,000,000 - $1,600,000 - $12,600,000 $1,600,000
2025 Contract details by year 29 $12,350,000 - - - $12,350,000 -
Contract Notes:
  • $19M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2019 salary + 2020 salary + 2020 option bonus)
  • 2020 Option Bonus: $8M (paid 3/22/20, fully guaranteed)
  • 2021 salary fully guarantees on the 5th league day of 2021 (injury guaranteed now)
  • 2022 salary fully guarantees on the 5th league day of 2022 (injury guaranteed now)
  • Annual $500,000 base de-escalator for missing workouts
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2016 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 $2,923,615 - $3,373,615
2017 Player Cash Earnings $745,226 - - $745,226
2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,040,452 - - $1,040,452
2019 Player Cash Earnings $835,678 $5,000,000 - $5,941,707
4 seasons $3,071,356 $7,923,615 - $11,101,000

Cap Hit

#11
Inside Linebacker
#7
Dallas Cowboys
#235
NFL

AAV

#6
Inside Linebacker
#143
NFL

Cash

#6
Inside Linebacker
#78
NFL
  • Aug 20 2019

    Signed a 6 year $68.4 million contract extension with Dallas (DAL)

  • Dec 7 2018

    Fined $26,739 Helmet to helmet hit against Alvin Kamara (NO)

  • May 20 2016

    Signed a 4 year $6.49 million contract with Dallas (DAL)

  • Apr 29 2016

    Drafted by Dallas (DAL): Round 2 (#34 overall)