Darrius Heyward-Bey

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $0
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.00%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $0
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.00%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0
  • Total Contract Value: $3,800,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,266,667
  • Position Ranking: 10/73 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $400,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 219
  • College: Maryland
  • Accrued Seasons: 10
  • Entry: 2009 Draft, Round 1, #7 overall (Raiders)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Darrius Heyward-Bey signed a three year contract worth $3.8 million with the Pittsburgh Steelers on March 7 2016. Heyward-Bey received a $400,000 signing bonus.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2016 29 $1,000,000 $133,333 $0 $0 $0 $1,133,333 0.7%
2017 30 $1,200,000 $133,333 $0 $0 $0 $1,333,333 0.8%
2018 31 $1,200,000 $133,334 $0 $0 $0 $1,333,334 0.8%
Total $3,400,000 $400,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,800,000
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Career Earnings: $38,199,000
Career APY: $3,819,900
Potential Earnings: $38,199,000
Total Guarantees: $15,355,000
Largest Cash Payment: $13,545,000 (2010)
Largest Cap Hit: $11,415,000 (2011)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Raiders Drafted Terminated 2009 5 $38,250,000 $7,650,000 $13,310,000 $30,279,000 79.2% $7,569,750
Colts SFA Expired 2013 1 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $1,500,000 $2,500,000 100.0% $2,500,000
Steelers UFA Expired 2014 1 $795,000 $795,000 $65,000 $795,000 100.0% $795,000
Steelers UFA Expired 2015 1 $825,000 $825,000 $80,000 $825,000 100.0% $825,000
Steelers UFA Active 2016 3 $3,800,000 $1,266,667 $400,000 $3,800,000 100.0% $1,266,667
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Raiders 4 $30,279,000 $7,569,750 $25,019,000 0.0% $5,260,000 0.0%
Colts 1 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Steelers 5 $5,420,000 $1,084,000 $5,100,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2009 Raiders $1,920,000 $2,420,000 $0 $500,000 $0 $0 $2,420,000 2.0% $2,420,000
2010 Raiders $395,000 $395,000 $2,630,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,025,000 -- $13,545,000
2011 Raiders $1,000,000 $7,535,000 $2,630,000 $7,535,000 $250,000 $0 $11,415,000 9.5% $8,785,000
2012 Raiders $5,279,000 $2,630,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $8,159,000 6.8% $5,529,000
2013 Colts $1,000,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,500,000 2.0% $2,500,000
2014 Steelers $730,000 $65,000 $0 $0 $0 $635,000 0.5% $795,000
2015 Steelers $745,000 $80,000 $0 $0 $0 $665,000 0.5% $825,000
2016 Steelers $1,000,000 $133,333 $0 $0 $0 $1,133,333 0.7% $1,400,000
2017 Steelers $1,200,000 $133,333 $0 $0 $0 $1,333,333 0.8% $1,200,000
2018 Steelers $1,200,000 $133,334 $0 $0 $0 $1,333,334 0.8% $1,200,000
Total $14,469,000 $9,935,000 $8,035,000 $500,000 $0 $32,619,000   $38,199,000
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Raiders 2013 $5,260,000 $0
Total$5,260,000$0

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Receiving Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special RecYardsAvgTD AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2011 14 73.9% 0.0%6497515.24000.0011
2012 15 74.6% 0.0%4160614.852168.0000
2013 16 56.3% 6.3%2930910.713268.7000
2014 16 11.1% 37.5%33311.00000.0011
2015 16 37.3% 39.1%2131415.02000.0000
2016 10 21.5% 25.7%611419.0216060.0100
2017 16 8.0% 52.1%24723.50133.0000
2018 14 6.9% 43.4%199.001-7-7.0000

Financial Reports

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