Kyle Orton

Career Earnings: $30,868,000
Career APY: $3,086,800
Total Guarantees: $22,258,000
Largest Cash Payment: $6,000,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,000,000 (2014)
  • Date of Birth: November 14, 1982
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 228
  • College: Purdue
  • Entry: 2005 Draft, Round 4, #106 overall (Bears)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedRenegotiated20054$1,843,000$460,750$458,000$1,473,00079.9%$491,000
BearsExtensionTraded20081$3,000,000$3,000,000$1,400,000$2,800,00093.3%$2,800,000
BroncosExtensionExpired20082$3,000,000$3,000,000$1,400,000$1,845,00061.5%$1,845,000
BroncosRFARenegotiated20101$2,621,000$2,621,000$0$00.0%$0
BroncosExtensionTerminated20101$8,379,000$8,379,000$5,500,000$8,895,647106.2%$8,895,647
ChiefsExtensionExpired20101$8,379,000$8,379,000$5,500,000$2,604,35331.1%$2,604,353
CowboysUFATerminated20123$10,500,000$3,500,000$5,000,000$7,250,00069.0%$3,625,000
BillsSFAExpired20142$11,000,000$5,500,000$3,000,000$6,000,00054.5%$6,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears4$4,273,000$1,068,250$3,573,0000.0%$700,0000.0%
Broncos2$10,740,647$5,370,324$4,466,0000.0%$6,274,6470.0%
Chiefs1$2,604,353$2,604,353$2,604,3530.0%$00.0%
Cowboys2$7,250,000$3,625,000$3,867,5000.0%$3,382,5000.0%
Bills1$6,000,000$6,000,000$4,000,0000.0%$1,500,0000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2005Bears$230,000$114,500$0$0$0$344,5000.4%$688,000
2006Bears$350,000$114,500$0$0$0$464,5000.5%$350,000
2007Bears$435,000$114,500$0$0$0$549,5000.5%$435,000
2008Bears$1,300,000$814,500$100,000$0$0$2,214,5001.9%$2,800,000
2009Broncos$995,000$0$100,000$1,500,000$0$1,845,0001.5%$1,845,000
2010Broncos$2,621,000$0$0$0$2,621,000$2,621,000--$2,621,000
2011Chiefs$7,379,000$0$0$0$0$2,604,3532.2%$2,604,353
2012Cowboys$900,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$1,900,0001.6%$5,900,000
2013Cowboys$840,000$1,127,500$0$0$0$1,967,5001.6%$1,350,000
2014Bills$2,500,000$1,500,000$0$0$0$4,000,0003.0%$6,000,000
Total$17,550,000$4,785,500$200,000$1,500,000$2,621,000$18,510,853$24,593,353
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2009$700,000$0
Broncos2011$6,274,647$6,274,647
Cowboys2014$1,127,500$0
Cowboys2015$2,255,000$0
Bills2015$1,500,000$0
Total$11,857,147$6,274,647

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2011945.6%0.0%150/25259.5%1758991077.811131.2022
201211.0%0.0%9/1090%89100147.5000.0000
201337.8%0.0%33/5164.7%39822085.3188.0000
20141275.6%0.0%287/44764.2%301818103387.815140.9133

Financial Reports

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