Darius Slay

Cornerback

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $10,681,250
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 6.32%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $7,800,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 3.93%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.73
  • Total Contract Value: $48,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $12,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 12/493 at CB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $23,100,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 192
  • College: Mississippi State
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201625$1,000,000 $1,000,000$3,456,691$100,000$50,000$0$4,606,6913.0%
201726$4,100,000 $7,600,000$2,900,000$3,600,000$100,000$0$10,681,2506.4%
201827$2,176,269$2,900,000$250,000$250,000$0$5,576,2693.1%
201928$12,000,000$2,900,000$250,000$250,000$0$15,400,0008.1%
202029$10,000,000$2,900,000$250,000$250,000$0$13,400,0006.7%
Total$29,276,269$15,056,691$4,450,000$900,000$0$49,664,210
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $19,813,033
Years: 4
Career APY: $4,953,258
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsDraftedRenegotiated20134$5,289,304$1,322,326$4,163,03378.7%$1,387,678
LionsExtensionActive20164$48,000,000$12,000,000$15,650,00032.6%$15,650,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions4$19,813,033$4,953,258$8,213,0330.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013Lions$405,000 $405,000$556,691$0$0$0$961,6910.8%
2014Lions$495,423 $495,423$556,691$150,000$0$0$1,202,1140.9%
2015Lions$735,846$556,691$100,000$50,000$0$1,442,5371.0%
2016Lions$1,000,000 $1,000,000$3,456,691$100,000$50,000$0$4,606,6913.0%
2017Lions$4,100,000 $7,600,000$2,900,000$3,600,000$100,000$0$10,681,2506.4%
2018Lions$2,176,269$2,900,000$250,000$250,000$0$5,576,2693.1%
2019Lions$12,000,000$2,900,000$250,000$250,000$0$15,400,0008.1%
2020Lions$10,000,000$2,900,000$250,000$250,000$0$13,400,0006.7%
Total$30,912,538$16,726,764$4,700,000$950,000$0$53,270,552 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20141696.8%7.1%48130010172420000
20151695.3%10.5%4811001013200000
20161371.2%11.1%4311711132241000
2017699.2%18.1%213001083520000

Financial Reports

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