Don Carey

Career Earnings: $5,626,470
Career APY: $1,125,294
Total Guarantees: $575,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,580,000 (2013)
Largest Cap Hit: $1,197,500 (2016)
  • Date of Birth: February 14, 1987
  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 192
  • College: Norfolk State
  • Entry: 2009 Draft, Round 6, #177 overall (Browns)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsExtensionExpired20161$1,350,000$1,350,000$375,000$5,265,000390.0%$1,053,000
JaguarsUFATerminated20182$2,495,000$1,247,500$200,000$307,64712.3%$0
LionsSFATerminated20181$915,000$915,000$0$53,8235.9%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions5$5,318,823$1,063,765$5,315,0000.0%$107,6460.0%
Jaguars0$307,647$0$00.0%$307,6470.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Lions$630,000$250,000$150,000$1,030,0000.8%$1,580,000
2014Lions$730,000$200,000$0$930,0000.7%$730,000
2015Lions$745,000$200,000$50,000$995,0000.7%$795,000
2016Lions$760,000$387,500$50,000$1,197,5000.8%$1,185,000
2017Lions$975,000$187,500$0$1,162,5000.7%$975,000
Total$3,840,000$1,225,000$250,000$5,315,000$5,265,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Jaguars2018$100,000$200,000
Jaguars2018$107,647$107,647
Lions2018$53,823$53,823
Lions2018$53,823$53,823
Jaguars2019$100,000$0
Total$415,293$415,293

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201134.2%0.0%7400001000000
2012934.6%28.6%2910002152510000
20131419.2%58.4%24600501001000
2014139.7%57.0%102001000001401
2015163.6%82.7%17400000000100
2016146.9%65.1%12200000001000
2017130.1%64.5%9000000001000
201810.0%4.2%0000000000000

Financial Reports

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