Damon Harrison

3-4 Defensive Tackle

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,250,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.19%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $9,250,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 5.19%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.18
  • Total Contract Value: $11,250,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $11,250,000
  • Position Ranking: 1/28 at 34DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,500,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 350
  • College: William Penn
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2012 Undrafted Free Agent (Jets)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Damon Harrison signed a one year extension on August 22, 2019 worth $11.25 million.  The total paper value of the three year contract is $27.5 million.  The extension gives Harrison $8.5 million in full guarantee with an additional $3.5 million injury guarantee in 2020.  Harrison's 2021 contract year is a team option year due by the last day of the 2020 league year.  Harrison can earn up to $500,000 ($31,250 per game active) in roster bonuses in all three years of the contract.

Damon Harrison signed a five year, $46.2 million contract with the New York Giants on March 9, 2016. Harrison received $24 million in guarantees, $20 million of which are fully guaranteed upon signing. Another $4 million in full guarantees will be earned if Harrison is on the Giants roster in March of 2017. Harrison received a $8 million signing bonus.

Harrison was traded to the Lions on October 24, 2018. The Lions will take on the $4.56 million of his remaining salary in 2018 plus the remainder of his contract that runs through 2020.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201931$1,000,000$2,500,000$500,000$250,000$1,000,000$4,250,0002.3%
202032$8,500,000$2,500,000$500,000$250,000$0$11,750,0005.9%
2021 📝
March 15: 2021 Option Year due by last day of 2020 league year.
33$8,500,000$2,500,000$500,000$0$0$11,500,000--
Total$18,000,000$7,500,000$1,500,000$500,000$1,000,000$27,500,000
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Career Earnings: $41,303,000
Career APY: $5,900,429
Potential Earnings: $57,861,824
Total Guarantees: $48,507,000
Largest Cash Payment: $13,000,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $11,750,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
JetsUDFAExpired20123$1,447,000$482,333$7,000$1,447,000100.0%$482,333
JetsRFAExpired20151$2,356,000$2,356,000$0$2,356,000100.0%$2,356,000
GiantsUFATraded20165$46,250,000$9,250,000$20,000,000$25,441,17655.0%$12,720,588
LionsUFARenegotiated20165$46,250,000$9,250,000$20,000,000$4,558,8249.9%$4,558,824
LionsExtensionActive20191$11,250,000$11,250,000$8,500,000$7,500,00066.7%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Jets4$3,803,000$950,750$3,803,0000.0%$00.0%
Giants2$25,441,176$12,720,588$17,200,0000.0%$8,241,1760.0%
Lions1$12,058,824$12,058,824$4,558,8240.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Jets$390,000$2,333$0$0$0$0$392,3330.3%$397,000
2013Jets$480,000$2,333$0$0$0$0$482,3330.4%$480,000
2014Jets$570,000$2,334$0$0$0$0$572,3340.4%$570,000
2015Jets$2,356,000$0$0$0$0$0$2,356,0001.6%$2,356,000
2016Giants$1,750,000$1,600,000$3,000,000$0$250,000$4,750,000$6,600,0004.3%$13,000,000
2017Giants$8,750,000$1,600,000$0$0$250,000$7,250,000$10,600,0006.3%$9,000,000
2018Lions$7,750,000$0$0$0$0$0$4,558,8242.6%$4,558,824
2019Lions$1,000,000$2,500,000$0$500,000$250,000$1,000,000$4,250,0002.3%$9,250,000
2020Lions$8,500,000$2,500,000$0$500,000$250,000$0$11,750,0005.9%$9,250,000
2021Lions$8,500,000$2,500,000$0$500,000$0$0$11,500,000--$9,000,000
Total$40,046,000$10,707,000$3,000,000$1,500,000$1,000,000$13,000,000$53,061,824$57,861,824
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Giants2018$5,041,176$3,441,176
Giants2019$3,200,000$0
Total$8,241,176$3,441,176

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201252.1%0.9%0000000000000
20131645.3%26.9%363017712000000
20141647.7%25.5%302500020000000
20151653.9%4.4%39330.52.5540001000
20161660.6%9.9%55312.525.5641001000
20171658.4%2.4%48231.513.5733190000
20181758.9%8.5%52293.515981002100
2019239.1%12.9%2000002000000

Financial Reports

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