Demaryius Thomas

Wide Receiver

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $4,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 2.35%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $4,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 2.88%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $70,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $14,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/135 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $35,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 229
  • College: Georgia Tech
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 1, #22 overall (Broncos)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Franchise
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Demaryius Thomas signed a five year, $70 million contract with the Denver Broncos on July 15, 2015. The contract contains $35 million in fully guaranteed salary and $43.5 million of total guarantees. According to Mike Klis, Thomas received an $11 million signing bonus and will earn a guaranteed roster bonus worth $6.5 million. His $13 million salary in 2016 is fully guaranteed and an $8.5 million salary is injury guaranteed and will vest to fully guaranteed in 2017. There is a $4 million option due in 2017 that will  buy back the 2018 and 2019 league year. If the option is not exercised the final two years of the contract will void.

Thomas was traded to the Texans on October 30, 2018. The Texans are responsible for $5 million in 2018 salary. Thomas' $14 million salary in 2019 is not guaranteed.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201831$8,500,000$0$0$0$0$4,500,0002.5%
201932$14,000,000$0$0$0$0$14,000,0007.4%
Total$22,500,000$0$0$0$0$18,500,000
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Career Earnings: $64,819,249
Career APY: $8,102,406
Potential Earnings: $79,819,250
Total Guarantees: $79,351,750
Largest Cash Payment: $22,000,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $15,200,000 (2016)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BroncosDraftedExpired20105$12,155,500$3,038,875$13,819,250113.7%$2,763,850
BroncosFranchiseTraded20155$70,000,000$14,000,000$50,999,99972.9%$17,000,000
TexansFranchiseActive20155$70,000,000$14,000,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Broncos8$64,819,249$8,102,406$54,252,5830.0%$11,066,6670.0%
Texans0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2010Broncos$1,310,000$0$0$0$0$1,310,000--$1,310,000
2011Broncos$450,000$1,106,250$0$0$0$1,556,2501.3%$4,875,000
2012Broncos$642,250$1,756,250$1,261,750$0$0$3,660,2503.0%$3,854,000
2013Broncos$836,500$1,756,250$0$0$0$2,592,7502.1%$836,500
2014Broncos$3,275,000$1,756,250$0$0$0$4,700,0003.5%$2,943,750
2015Broncos$4,500,000 $11,000,000$2,200,000$6,500,000$0$0$13,200,0009.2%$22,000,000
2016Broncos$13,000,000 $13,000,000$2,200,000$0$0$0$15,200,0009.8%$13,000,000
2017Broncos$8,500,000 $8,500,000$3,533,333$0$0$0$12,033,3337.2%$12,500,000
2018Texans$8,500,000$0$0$0$0$4,500,0002.5%$4,500,000
2019Texans$14,000,000$0$0$0$0$14,000,0007.4%$14,000,000
Total$55,013,750$14,308,333$7,761,750$0$0$72,752,583 $79,819,250
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Broncos2018$7,533,333$4,000,000
Broncos2019$3,533,334$0
Total$11,066,667$4,000,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111050.3%0.0%3255117.24155.0000
20121891.9%3.4%94143415.310000.0033
20131691.6%1.1%92143015.514000.0010
20141690.5%1.0%111161914.611000.0000
20151684.5%0.4%105130412.46000.0022
20161682.3%0.4%90108312.05000.0022
20171570.1%2.9%7789211.64000.0011
2018974.4%0.0%3946311.93000.0000

Financial Reports

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