Kyle Orton

Career Earnings: $12,240,000
Career APY: $4,080,000
Total Guarantees: $3,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $5,900,000 (2012)
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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bills Retired 0 2 $11,000,000 $5,500,000 $3,000,000 $0 0.0% $0
Cowboys 2012 2 $3,867,500 $1,933,750 $0 $6,740,000 174.3% $3,370,000
Bills Veteran 2014 1 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $0 $5,500,000 137.5% $5,500,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bills 1 $5,500,000 $5,500,000 $4,000,000 0.0% $1,500,000 0.0%
Cowboys 2 $6,740,000 $3,370,000 $3,867,500 0.0% $3,382,500 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2012 Cowboys $900,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $1,900,000 1.6% $5,900,000
2013 Cowboys $840,000 $1,127,500 $0 $0 $0 $1,967,500 1.6% $840,000
2014 Bills $2,500,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,000,000 3.0% $5,500,000
Total $4,240,000 $3,627,500 $0 $0 $0 $7,867,500   $12,240,000
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Cowboys 2014 $1,127,500 $0
Cowboys 2015 $2,255,000 $0
Bills 2015 $1,500,000 $0
Total$4,882,500$0