Darius Butler

Career Earnings: $16,548,221
Career APY: $1,838,691
Total Guarantees: $11,350,000
Largest Cash Payment: $2,986,750 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,000,000 (2014)
  • Date of Birth: March 18, 1986
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 186
  • College: Connecticut
  • Entry: 2009 Draft, Round 2, #41 overall (Patriots)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsDraftedTerminated20094$4,325,000$1,081,250$2,425,000$2,947,50068.2%$1,473,750
PanthersDraftedTerminated20094$4,325,000$1,081,250$2,425,000$607,50014.0%$607,500
ColtsSFAExpired20121$615,000$615,000$0$506,47182.4%$506,471
ColtsUFAExpired20132$4,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000$4,500,000112.5%$2,250,000
ColtsUFAExpired20152$5,000,000$2,500,000$2,000,000$5,000,000100.0%$2,500,000
ColtsUFAExpired20171$3,000,000$3,000,000$2,500,000$2,986,75099.6%$2,986,750
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots2$2,947,500$1,473,750$1,617,5000.0%$1,330,0000.0%
Panthers1$607,500$607,500$582,5000.0%$25,0000.0%
Colts6$12,993,221$2,165,537$13,475,2210.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2009Patriots$310,000$110,000$0$0$0$420,0000.3%$750,000
2010Patriots$545,000$652,500$0$0$0$1,197,500--$2,172,500
2011Panthers$582,500$0$0$0$0$582,5000.5%$582,500
2012Colts$615,000$0$0$0$0$506,4710.4%$506,471
2013Colts$1,000,000$500,000$0$0$1,000,000$1,500,0001.2%$2,000,000
2014Colts$2,500,000$500,000$0$0$0$3,000,0002.3%$2,500,000
2015Colts$1,500,000$0$1,000,000$0$2,000,000$2,500,0001.7%$2,500,000
2016Colts$1,500,000$0$1,000,000$0$0$3,000,0001.9%$2,500,000
2017Colts$1,000,000$1,500,000$0$500,000$1,000,000$2,968,7501.8%$2,986,750
Total$9,552,500$3,262,500$2,000,000$500,000$4,000,000$15,675,221$16,498,221
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Patriots2011$677,500$25,000
Patriots2012$652,500$0
Panthers2012$25,000$25,000
Total$1,355,000$50,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20111140.0%0.0%27500007000000
20131665.5%21.0%45100011154790101
20141458.5%1.7%41500117002170
20151450.8%6.0%381200114102000
20161243.9%0.0%276000173191000
20171546.8%13.7%216000040021320