Ronald Leary

Left Guard

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $8,796,875
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.66%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $7,843,750
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 4.59%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.89
  • Total Contract Value: $36,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 1/18 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $18,650,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 331
  • College: Memphis
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2012 Undrafted Free Agent (Cowboys)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Ronald Leary signed a four year, $36 million contract with the Broncos. $18.65 million is fully guaranteed at signing and $24 million is guaranteed for injury. Leary received a $3.5 million signing bonus. There are annual per game roster bonuses. The final year of the contract is an option year.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 28 $2,500,000 $7,500,000 $875,000 $5,000,000 $0 $0 $8,375,000 5.0%
2018 29 $7,650,000 $7,650,000 $875,000 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $8,796,875 5.0%
2019 30 $8,150,000 $875,000 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $9,218,750 4.9%
2020 31 $8,150,000 $875,000 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $9,375,000 4.7%
Total $26,450,000 $3,500,000 $5,750,000 $300,000 $0 $35,765,625
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Career Earnings: $15,428,000
Career APY: $2,571,333
Potential Earnings: $40,271,750
Total Guarantees: $18,650,000
Largest Cash Payment: $11,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $9,375,000 (2020)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Cowboys 2012 3 $1,290,000 $430,000 $0 $1,290,000 100.0% $430,000
Cowboys ERFA 2015 1 $585,000 $585,000 $0 $585,000 100.0% $585,000
Cowboys RFA Expired 2016 1 $2,553,000 $2,553,000 $0 $2,553,000 100.0% $2,553,000
Broncos UFA Active 2017 4 $36,000,000 $9,000,000 $18,650,000 $11,000,000 30.6% $11,000,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys 5 $4,428,000 $885,600 $4,428,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Broncos 1 $11,000,000 $11,000,000 $8,375,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2012 Cowboys $390,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $390,000 0.3% $390,000
2013 Cowboys $405,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $405,000 0.3% $405,000
2014 Cowboys $495,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $495,000 0.4% $495,000
2015 Cowboys $585,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $585,000 0.4% $585,000
2016 Cowboys $2,553,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,553,000 1.6% $2,553,000
2017 Broncos $2,500,000 $7,500,000 $875,000 $5,000,000 $0 $0 $8,375,000 5.0% $11,000,000
2018 Broncos $7,650,000 $7,650,000 $875,000 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $8,796,875 5.0% $7,843,750
2019 Broncos $8,150,000 $875,000 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $9,218,750 4.9% $8,500,000
2020 Broncos $8,150,000 $875,000 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $9,375,000 4.7% $8,500,000
Total $30,878,000 $3,500,000 $5,750,000 $300,000 $0 $40,193,625   $40,271,750

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps
Offense Special
2013 16 99.3% 12.8%
2014 15 93.6% 18.1%
2015 4 21.4% 2.5%
2016 13 75.9% 14.8%
2017 11 63.0% 3.9%
2018 6 41.3% 0.0%

Financial Reports

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