Aaron Williams

Safety

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $6,625,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 3.97%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $4,200,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 2.69%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.63
  • Total Contract Value: $26,007,844
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,501,961
  • Position Ranking: 13/243 at S
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,750,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6′ 0″
  • Weight: 199
  • College: Texas
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 2, #34 overall (Bills)
  • Year Signed: 2014
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2017 (SFA)

Contract Notes

S Aaron Williams signed a four year contract extension worth $26,007,844 with the Buffalo Bills on March 5, 2014. Williams received $8.5 million in full guarantees upon signing. His signing bonus is $6.5 million and his 2014 base salary is also fully guaranteed. In 2015, Williams will either receive a $4.5 million option bonus or his salary in 2015 will escalate by $4.5 million if the option is not exercised. The 2015 salary and option value are guaranteed for injury only. Williams can earn roster bonuses of $1 million in 2016 and $500,000 in both 2017 and 2018. The contract also contains yearly $100,000 workout bonuses. Base salaries of the contract are $2,250,000(2014), $1,375,000(2015), $2,575,000(2016), $3,600,000(2017), and $3,800,000(2018). Dead money is shown based on the assumption that the option is exercised in 2015.

Current Contract

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2014$2,250,000 $2,250,000$1,881,209$0$100,000$0$4,231,2093.2%
2015$1,375,000$2,425,000$0$100,000$0$3,900,0002.7%
2016$2,575,000$2,425,000$1,000,000$100,000$0$6,100,0003.9%
Total$6,200,000$6,731,209$1,000,000$300,000$0$14,231,209
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $22,666,992
Years: 6
Career APY: $3,777,832
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYearsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Bills20113$3,585,783$1,195,261$4,166,992116.2%$1,388,997
BillsExtensionActive20144$26,007,844$6,501,961$18,500,00071.1%$6,166,667
Earnings By Team
TeamYearsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bills6$22,666,992$3,777,832$17,816,99278.6%$4,850,00021.4%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2011Bills$375,000$581,209$0$0$0$956,2090.8%
2012Bills$614,052$581,209$0$0$0$1,195,2611.0%
2013Bills$853,104 $853,104$581,209$0$0$0$1,434,3131.2%
2014Bills$2,250,000 $2,250,000$1,881,209$0$100,000$0$4,231,2093.2%
2015Bills$1,375,000$2,425,000$0$100,000$0$3,900,0002.7%
2016Bills$2,575,000$2,425,000$1,000,000$100,000$0$6,100,0003.9%
Total$8,042,156$8,474,836$1,000,000$300,000$0$17,816,992 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bills2017$2,425,000$0
Bills2018$2,425,000$0
Total$4,850,000$0

Traditional Statistics (2013-present)

YearGames PlayedTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20131460220020114431000
2014155125002051260000
2015396000131260000
20167137001050001531

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money
Positional Comparisons to League Average