Byron Jones

Cornerback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,736,980
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.48%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $1,607,991
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.11%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.59
  • Total Contract Value: $8,601,938
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,150,485
  • Position Ranking: 10/76 at CB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,993,947
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 199
  • College: Connecticut
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 1, #27 overall (Cowboys)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Cowboys picked up Byron Jones' fifth year option for 2019. The option is worth $6.266 million and is guaranteed for injury. If he is on the roster on the first day of the 2019 league year his salary will become fully guaranteed.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 23 $435,000 $435,000 $1,128,989 $0 $0 $0 $1,563,989 1.1%
2016 24 $825,997 $825,997 $1,128,989 $0 $0 $0 $1,954,986 1.3%
2017 25 $1,216,994 $1,216,994 $1,128,989 $0 $0 $0 $2,345,983 1.4%
2018 26 $1,012,991 $1,128,989 $595,000 $0 $0 $2,736,980 1.5%
2019 27 $6,266,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,266,000 3.3%
Total $9,756,982 $4,515,956 $595,000 $0 $0 $14,867,938
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Career Earnings: $8,601,938
Career APY: $2,150,485
Potential Earnings: $14,867,938
Total Guarantees: $6,993,947
Largest Cash Payment: $6,266,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,266,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Cowboys Drafted Active 2015 4 $8,601,938 $2,150,485 $6,993,947 $8,601,938 100.0% $2,150,485
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys 4 $8,601,938 $2,150,485 $8,601,938 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 Cowboys $435,000 $435,000 $1,128,989 $0 $0 $0 $1,563,989 1.1% $4,950,956
2016 Cowboys $825,997 $825,997 $1,128,989 $0 $0 $0 $1,954,986 1.3% $825,997
2017 Cowboys $1,216,994 $1,216,994 $1,128,989 $0 $0 $0 $2,345,983 1.4% $1,216,994
2018 Cowboys $1,012,991 $1,128,989 $595,000 $0 $0 $2,736,980 1.5% $1,607,991
2019 Cowboys $6,266,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,266,000 3.3% $6,266,000
Total $9,756,982 $4,515,956 $595,000 $0 $0 $14,867,938   $14,867,938

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2015 16 82.5% 42.1%471900208000000
2016 16 93.5% 51.6%7315003010171000
2017 16 86.8% 52.2%5125003251210001
2018 16 99.4% 50.5%5611002014000000

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average