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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Lions Extension Expired 2016 1 $1,350,000 $1,350,000 $375,000 $5,265,000 390.0% $1,053,000
Jaguars UFA Terminated 2018 2 $2,495,000 $1,247,500 $200,000 $307,647 12.3% $0
Lions SFA Terminated 2018 1 $915,000 $915,000 $0 $53,823 5.9% $0
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Lions 5 $5,318,823 $1,063,765 $5,315,000 0.0% $107,646 0.0%
Jaguars 0 $307,647 $0 $0 0.0% $307,647 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2013 Lions $630,000 $250,000 $150,000 $0 $0 $1,030,000 0.8% $1,580,000
2014 Lions $730,000 $200,000 $0 $0 $0 $930,000 0.7% $730,000
2015 Lions $745,000 $200,000 $50,000 $0 $0 $995,000 0.7% $795,000
2016 Lions $760,000 $387,500 $50,000 $0 $0 $1,197,500 0.8% $1,185,000
2017 Lions $975,000 $187,500 $0 $0 $0 $1,162,500 0.7% $975,000
Total $3,840,000 $1,225,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $5,315,000   $5,265,000
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Jaguars 2018 $100,000 $200,000
Jaguars 2018 $107,647 $107,647
Lions 2018 $53,823 $53,823
Lions 2018 $53,823 $53,823
Jaguars 2019 $100,000 $0
Total$415,293$415,293