• 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $1,285,208
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 0.72%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $1,975,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.17%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.54
  • Total Contract Value: $5,575,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,858,333
  • Position Ranking: 7/66 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,250,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 240
  • College: Auburn
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2011 Undrafted Free Agent (Ravens)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Josh Bynes signed a 3 year, $5.575 million contract with the Cardinals. Bynes received a $1 million signing bonus. There are yearly per game bonuses. Various incentives and escalators can bump the contract value to $9.9 million.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201829$790,000 $250,000$333,333$185,000$0$0$1,285,2080.7%
201930$1,600,000$333,333$225,000$0$0$2,158,3331.1%
202031$1,550,000$333,334$225,000$0$0$2,108,3341.1%
Total$3,940,000$1,000,000$635,000$0$0$5,551,875
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Career Earnings: $3,683,823
Career APY: $526,260
Potential Earnings: $8,258,823
Total Guarantees: $1,250,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,975,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $2,158,333 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RavensUDFAExpired20113$0$0$00.0%$0
LionsSFAExpired20161$900,000$900,000$1,908,823212.1%$636,274
CardinalsSFAExpired20171$775,000$775,000$775,000100.0%$775,000
CardinalsUFAActive20183$5,575,000$1,858,333$1,000,00017.9%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Ravens3$0$0$00.0%$00.0%
Lions3$1,908,823$636,274$1,783,8230.0%$125,0000.0%
Cardinals1$1,775,000$1,775,000$615,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2011Ravens$375,000$0$0$0$0$00.0%$0
2012Ravens$465,000$0$0$0$0$00.0%$0
2013Ravens$555,000$0$0$0$0$00.0%$0
2014Lions$570,000$0$0$0$0$469,4110.4%$469,411
2015Lions$660,000$125,000$0$0$0$785,0000.5%$910,000
2016Lions$900,000$0$0$0$0$529,4120.3%$529,412
2017Cardinals$775,000$0$0$0$0$615,0000.4%$775,000
2018Cardinals$790,000 $250,000$333,333$185,000$0$0$1,285,2080.7%$1,975,000
2019Cardinals$1,600,000$333,333$225,000$0$0$2,158,3331.1%$1,825,000
2020Cardinals$1,550,000$333,334$225,000$0$0$2,108,3341.1%$1,775,000
Total$8,240,000$1,125,000$635,000$0$0$7,950,698 $8,258,823
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Lions2016$125,000$125,000
Total$125,000$125,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20121018.5%37.0%191500111000000
20131542.3%58.0%222300113000000
20141320.0%55.3%184002111170100
20151678.2%50.8%56260.55.5535001000
2016936.4%18.0%261200404000000
20171422.2%57.9%315122131252000
2018697.8%26.4%36151152120001231

Financial Reports

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