Jay Cutler

QB

Age: 31     Height: 6′ 3″     Weight: 220
College: Vanderbilt     Accrued Seasons: 8
League Entry: 2006 NFL Draft, Round 1, Pick 11 (Broncos)
Jay Cutler signed a 7 year contract with the Chicago Bears worth $126.7 million on January 2, 2013. $38 million becomes fully guaranteed on the 3rd day of the 2014 League Year. Cutler’s 2016 salary is guaranteed for injury upon signing with $10 million becoming fully guaranteed on the 3rd day of the 2015 League Year and the remaining $6 million becoming fully guaramteed on the 3rd day of the 2016 League Year. Cutler’s contract contains roster bonuses from 2017 through 2020 that total $2.5 million. Each week that Cutler is active he will earn $156,250 of that roster bonus. If Cutler fails to attend offseason workouts his salary will be reduced by $500,000.

On March 21, 2014 Cutler converted $5 million of his 2014 base salary into a signing bonus. The move created $4 million in 2014 salary cap space.

Contract Details

Total Value: $126,700,000 (avg. $18,100,000/year; $38,000,000 fully guaranteed)
7th highest of 123 QB contracts
YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012$7,700,000$1,400,000$0$500,000$0$9,600,000
2013$8,470,000$1,400,000$0$500,000$0$10,370,000
2014$17,500,000 $22,500,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$18,500,000
2015$15,500,000 $15,500,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$16,500,000
2016$16,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$17,000,000
2017$12,500,000$1,000,000$2,500,000$0$0$16,000,000
2018$13,500,000$1,000,000$2,500,000$0$0$17,000,000
2019$17,500,000$0$2,500,000$0$0$20,000,000
2020$19,200,000$0$2,500,000$0$0$21,700,000

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