Darius Slay

Cornerback

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $15,934,375
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 8.21%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $13,050,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 7.32%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.82
  • Total Contract Value: $48,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $12,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 13/248 at CB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $23,100,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 192
  • College: Mississippi State
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 2, #36 overall (Lions)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Darius Slay signed a four year, $48 million contract extension with the Lions. $23.1 million is fully guaranteed upon signing including a $14.5 million signing bonus. Slay has annual per game roster bonuses in his contract.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201625$1,000,000$3,456,691$100,000$0$50,000$1,000,000$4,606,6913.0%
201726$4,100,000$2,900,000$3,500,000$100,000$100,000$7,600,000$10,681,2506.4%
201827$2,726,269$2,900,000$0$250,000$250,000$0$6,126,2693.5%
201928$12,550,000$2,900,000$0$250,000$250,000$0$15,934,3758.5%
202029$10,000,000$2,900,000$0$250,000$250,000$0$13,400,0006.7%
Total$30,376,269$15,056,691$3,600,000$850,000$900,000$8,600,000$50,748,585
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Career Earnings: $30,839,302
Career APY: $5,139,884
Potential Earnings: $54,389,302
Total Guarantees: $26,227,187
Largest Cash Payment: $15,650,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $15,934,375 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsDraftedRenegotiated20134$5,289,302$1,322,326$3,127,187$4,163,03378.7%$1,387,678
LionsExtensionActive20164$48,000,000$12,000,000$23,100,000$26,676,26955.6%$8,892,090
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions6$30,839,302$5,139,884$25,020,5520.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Lions$405,000$556,691$0$0$0$405,000$961,6910.8%$2,631,764
2014Lions$495,423$556,691$150,000$0$0$495,423$1,202,1140.9%$645,423
2015Lions$735,846$556,691$100,000$0$50,000$0$1,442,5371.0%$885,846
2016Lions$1,000,000$3,456,691$100,000$0$50,000$1,000,000$4,606,6913.0%$15,650,000
2017Lions$4,100,000$2,900,000$3,500,000$100,000$100,000$7,600,000$10,681,2506.4%$7,800,000
2018Lions$2,726,269$2,900,000$0$250,000$250,000$0$6,126,2693.5%$3,226,269
2019Lions$12,550,000$2,900,000$0$250,000$250,000$0$15,934,3758.5%$13,050,000
2020Lions$10,000,000$2,900,000$0$250,000$250,000$0$13,400,0006.7%$10,500,000
Total$32,012,538$16,726,764$3,850,000$850,000$950,000$9,500,423$54,354,927$54,389,302

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20131332.8%35.9%27700005000000
20141696.8%7.1%48130010172420000
20151695.3%10.5%4811001013200000
20161371.2%11.1%4311711132241000
20171697.7%17.7%5260010237730100
20181588.6%10.9%40300101631070001
2019298.1%1.6%5000003100000

Financial Reports

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