• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,713,980
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.49%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $13,450,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 5.70%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.85
  • Total Contract Value: $57,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $14,250,000
  • Position Ranking: 4/136 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $18,800,000
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 222
  • College: LSU
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2016 Draft, Round 2, #52 overall (Falcons)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (Extension)
  • Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $12,499,000

Contract Notes

Deion Jones signed a four year extension with the Atlanta Falcons on July 20, 2019.  The extension is worth $57 million in new money with $18.8 million fully guaranteed at signing and a total guarantee of $34 million.  Jones base salaries in 2019 & 2020 are fully guaranteed.  Jones can earn a $7 million option bonus (due date unknown at this time) in 2020.  Jones' 2021 base salary is guaranteed for injury only at signing and will vest into a full guarantee on the 5th day of the 2021 league year.  If the team does not activate the player option, Jones will receive $12.85 million in guarantees via base salaries.

Deion Jones signed a four year contract with the Falcons worth $4,545,640 on May 6, 2016. jones received $2,612,540 in full guarantees and his signing bonus is worth $1,505,920.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201925$1,950,000$2,576,480$500,000$1,950,000$4,713,9802.5%
2020 📝
March 19: $7 million option bonus due
26$5,850,000$3,950,000$520,000$5,850,000$10,320,0005.2%
2021 📝
March 19: $8.2 million base salary vests to a full guarantee.
27$8,200,000$3,950,000$480,000$0$12,630,000--
202228$9,640,000$3,950,000$500,000$0$14,090,000--
202329$11,999,860$3,950,000$430,000$0$16,379,860--
Total$37,639,860$18,376,480$2,430,000$7,800,000$58,133,840
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Career Earnings: $14,475,780
Career APY: $4,825,260
Potential Earnings: $61,545,640
Total Guarantees: $21,412,540
Largest Cash Payment: $13,450,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $16,379,860 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
FalconsDraftedRenegotiated20164$4,545,640$1,136,410$2,612,540$3,475,78076.5%$1,158,593
FalconsExtensionActive20194$57,000,000$14,250,000$18,800,000$11,000,00019.3%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons3$14,475,780$4,825,260$3,099,3000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Falcons$450,000$376,480$0$450,000$826,4800.5%$1,955,920
2017Falcons$656,620$376,480$0$656,620$1,033,1000.6%$656,620
2018Falcons$863,240$376,480$0$0$1,239,7200.7%$863,240
2019Falcons$1,950,000$2,576,480$500,000$1,950,000$4,713,9802.5%$13,450,000
2020Falcons$5,850,000$3,950,000$520,000$5,850,000$10,320,0005.2%$13,370,000
2021Falcons$8,200,000$3,950,000$480,000$0$12,630,000--$8,680,000
2022Falcons$9,640,000$3,950,000$500,000$0$14,090,000--$10,140,000
2023Falcons$11,999,860$3,950,000$430,000$0$16,379,860--$12,429,860
Total$39,609,720$19,505,920$2,430,000$8,906,620$61,233,140$61,545,640

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20161580.7%11.4%753300421131651002
20171596.7%18.9%8642109093420000
2018635.2%5.0%3419141062611001
2019691.7%19.4%311400411000000

Financial Reports

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