T.J. McDonald

Safety

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $1,852,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 1.08%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $1,310,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 0.80%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.71
  • Total Contract Value: $24,010,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,002,500
  • Position Ranking: 23/362 at S
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,260,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 217
  • College: USC
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 3, #71 overall (Rams)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

TJ McDonald signed a one year contract with the Miami Dolphins on March 31, 2017. We are estimating that McDonald's contract is worth $1,344,445 and that he will receive a $200,000 roster bonus. McDonald will be suspended for 8 games at the start of the regular season.

McDonald signed a four year contract extension worth $24.01 million with the Dolphins on September 1, 2017. McDonald received $6.26 million in guarantees including bonuses of $4.76 million. If McDonald is on the roster on the 5th day of the 2018 league year another $3.64 million will become fully guaranteed.  These contract details are not  a "verified report". If you are using these numbers please place the appropriate link back to this page on OTC and credit OTC as the source of the information.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201726$944,445$952,000$200,000$200,000$0$1,852,0001.1%
201827$1,500,000 $1,500,000$952,000$0$50,000$0$2,502,0001.4%
201928$5,000,000$952,000$0$50,000$0$6,002,0003.2%
202029$6,390,000$952,000$200,000$50,000$0$7,592,0003.8%
202130$5,760,000$952,000$200,000$50,000$0$6,962,000--
Total$19,594,445$4,760,000$600,000$400,000$0$24,910,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $4,377,241
Years: 4
Career APY: $1,094,310
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RamsDraftedExpired20134$3,867,241$966,810$3,867,241100.0%$966,810
DolphinsUFA20171$1,344,445$1,344,445$00.0%$0
DolphinsExtensionActive20174$24,010,000$6,002,500$510,0002.1%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Rams4$3,867,241$966,810$3,867,2410.0%$00.0%
Dolphins0$510,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013Rams$405,000$162,000$0$0$0$567,0000.5%
2014Rams$518,815$162,000$0$0$0$680,8150.5%
2015Rams$624,426$162,000$0$0$0$786,4260.5%
2016Rams$1,671,000$162,000$0$0$0$1,833,0001.2%
2017Dolphins$944,445$952,000$200,000$200,000$0$1,852,0001.1%
2018Dolphins$1,500,000 $1,500,000$952,000$0$50,000$0$2,502,0001.4%
2019Dolphins$5,000,000$952,000$0$50,000$0$6,002,0003.2%
2020Dolphins$6,390,000$952,000$200,000$50,000$0$7,592,0003.8%
2021Dolphins$5,760,000$952,000$200,000$50,000$0$6,962,000--
Total$22,813,686$5,408,000$600,000$400,000$0$28,777,241 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201416100.0%31.6%84202138261200130
20151166.4%15.8%392416521001100
20161698.3%29.8%501416646200000
2017435.8%1.2%14700102170000

Financial Reports

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