Jeff Heath

Safety

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $2,950,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.46%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $2,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 1.67%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.68
  • Total Contract Value: $7,671,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,917,750
  • Position Ranking: 5/40 at S
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,800,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 209
  • College: Saginaw Valley State
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2013 Undrafted Free Agent (Cowboys)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: RFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Jeff Heath signed a four year contract with the Dallas Cowboys on April 13, 2016. Heath received a $1.8 million signing bonus. Another $500,000 in playtime incentives are available in each of the final two contract years.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2016 25 $900,000 $450,000 $0 $0 $0 $1,350,000 0.9%
2017 26 $1,471,000 $450,000 $0 $0 $0 $1,921,000 1.2%
2018 27 $1,500,000 $450,000 $0 $0 $500,000 $2,450,000 1.4%
2019 28 $2,000,000 $450,000 $0 $0 $500,000 $2,950,000 1.6%
Total $5,871,000 $1,800,000 $0 $0 $1,000,000 $8,671,000
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Career Earnings: $7,658,000
Career APY: $1,276,333
Potential Earnings: $9,658,000
Total Guarantees: $1,800,000
Largest Cash Payment: $2,700,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $2,950,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Cowboys UDFA 2013 3 $1,487,000 $495,667 $0 $1,487,000 100.0% $495,667
Cowboys RFA Active 2016 4 $7,671,000 $1,917,750 $1,800,000 $6,171,000 80.4% $2,057,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys 6 $7,658,000 $1,276,333 $7,208,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2013 Cowboys $405,000 $666 $0 $0 $0 $405,666 0.3% $407,000
2014 Cowboys $495,000 $666 $0 $0 $0 $495,666 0.4% $495,000
2015 Cowboys $585,000 $668 $0 $0 $0 $585,668 0.4% $585,000
2016 Cowboys $900,000 $450,000 $0 $0 $0 $1,350,000 0.9% $2,700,000
2017 Cowboys $1,471,000 $450,000 $0 $0 $0 $1,921,000 1.2% $1,471,000
2018 Cowboys $1,500,000 $450,000 $0 $0 $500,000 $2,450,000 1.4% $2,000,000
2019 Cowboys $2,000,000 $450,000 $0 $0 $500,000 $2,950,000 1.6% $2,000,000
Total $7,356,000 $1,802,000 $0 $0 $1,000,000 $10,158,000   $9,658,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2013 16 52.3% 67.3%4713001131011501
2014 14 12.2% 57.0%17200000000000
2015 16 19.5% 68.0%205000022191000
2016 16 23.0% 78.4%167000021190000
2017 15 84.1% 61.2%638002053202000
2018 16 97.5% 60.6%6322006051491000

Financial Reports

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