Chris Jones

Punter

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $2,300,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.15%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,800,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 1.01%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.78
  • Total Contract Value: $8,700,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,175,000
  • Position Ranking: 11/32 at P
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,500,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 197
  • College: Carson-Newman
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2011 Undrafted Free Agent (Cowboys)
  • Year Signed: 2017 (Extension)
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $2,608,000

Contract Notes

Chris Jones signed an $8.7 million contract extension with the Dallas Cowboys on August 7, 2017. Jones received a $2.5 million signing bonus. The Cowboys created $200,000 in 2017 cap space with the extension.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201728$800,000$750,000$1,550,0000.9%
201829$1,200,000$500,000$1,700,0001.0%
201930$1,800,000$500,000$2,300,0001.2%
202031$1,900,000$500,000$2,400,0001.2%
202132$2,000,000$500,000$2,500,000--
Total$7,700,000$2,750,000$10,450,000
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Career Earnings: $9,240,000
Career APY: $1,155,000
Potential Earnings: $14,940,000
Total Guarantees: $3,250,000
Largest Cash Payment: $3,300,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $2,500,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysExtensionRenegotiated20152$2,658,000$1,329,000$750,000$2,700,000101.6%$1,350,000
CowboysExtensionActive20174$8,700,000$2,175,000$2,500,000$4,500,00051.7%$2,250,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys8$9,240,000$1,155,000$7,740,0000.0%$00.0%
Texans$0$0$00.0%$92,5120.0%
Buccaneers$0$0$00.0%$23,8240.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Cowboys$375,000$0$375,0000.3%$375,000
2012Cowboys$465,000$0$465,0000.4%$465,000
2013Cowboys$555,000$0$555,0000.5%$555,000
2014Cowboys$645,000$0$645,0000.5%$645,000
2015Cowboys$750,000$250,000$1,000,0000.7%$1,500,000
2016Cowboys$1,200,000$250,000$1,450,0000.9%$1,200,000
2017Cowboys$800,000$750,000$1,550,0000.9%$3,300,000
2018Cowboys$1,200,000$500,000$1,700,0001.0%$1,200,000
2019Cowboys$1,800,000$500,000$2,300,0001.2%$1,800,000
2020Cowboys$1,900,000$500,000$2,400,0001.2%$1,900,000
2021Cowboys$2,000,000$500,000$2,500,000--$2,000,000
Total$11,690,000$3,250,000$14,940,000$14,940,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Texans2013$23,128$92,512
Buccaneers2013$23,824$23,824
Texans2014$69,384$0
Total$116,336$116,336

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
Special
201246.1%
20131630.8%
20141632.3%
20151629.1%
20161630.2%
20171731.2%
20181632.0%
2019732.0%

Financial Reports

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