Age: 34 Height: 6′ 4″ Weight: 228
College: Purdue Accrued Seasons: 12
League Entry: 2005 NFL Draft, Round 4, Pick 106 (Bears)
The Cowboys signed Orton to a 3 year, $10.5 million contract on March 14, 2012. Orton received a $5 million signing bonus. In March 2013 the Cowboys converted $510,000 of Orton’s base salary into a signing bonus and added two void years in 2015 and 2016 for proration purposes. Those seasons will automatically void in February of 2015.
Total Value: $11,000,000 (avg. $5,500,000/year; $3,000,000 fully guaranteed)
28th highest of 70 QB contracts
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