Chris Jones

Punter

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $1,550,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 0.91%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $3,300,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 2.45%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.13
  • Total Contract Value: $8,700,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,175,000
  • Position Ranking: 20/57 at P
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,500,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 197
  • College: Carson-Newman
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2011 Undrafted Free Agent (Cowboys)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201728$800,000$750,000$0$0$0$1,550,0000.9%
201829$1,200,000$500,000$0$0$0$1,700,0001.0%
201930$1,800,000$500,000$0$0$0$2,300,0001.2%
202031$1,900,000$500,000$0$0$0$2,400,0001.2%
202132$2,000,000$500,000$0$0$0$2,500,000--
Total$7,700,000$2,750,000$0$0$0$10,450,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $7,240,000
Years: 6
Career APY: $1,206,667
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Cowboys20114$2,040,000$510,000$2,040,000100.0%$510,000
CowboysExtensionRenegotiated20152$2,658,000$1,329,000$2,700,000101.6%$1,350,000
CowboysExtensionActive20174$8,700,000$2,175,000$2,500,00028.7%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys6$7,240,000$1,206,667$4,490,0000.0%$00.0%
Texans$0$0$00.0%$92,5120.0%
Buccaneers$0$0$00.0%$23,8240.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2011Cowboys$375,000$0$0$0$0$375,0000.3%
2012Cowboys$465,000$0$0$0$0$465,0000.4%
2013Cowboys$555,000$0$0$0$0$555,0000.5%
2014Cowboys$645,000$0$0$0$0$645,0000.5%
2015Cowboys$750,000$250,000$0$0$0$1,000,0000.7%
2016Cowboys$1,200,000$250,000$0$0$0$1,450,0000.9%
2017Cowboys$800,000$750,000$0$0$0$1,550,0000.9%
2018Cowboys$1,200,000$500,000$0$0$0$1,700,0001.0%
2019Cowboys$1,800,000$500,000$0$0$0$2,300,0001.2%
2020Cowboys$1,900,000$500,000$0$0$0$2,400,0001.2%
2021Cowboys$2,000,000$500,000$0$0$0$2,500,000--
Total$11,690,000$3,250,000$0$0$0$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 (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnaps
Special
20141632.3%
20151629.1%
20161630.2%
20171129.1%

Financial Reports

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