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Jairus Byrd Salary Breakdown

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The newest Saints safety will earn $27.9 million in the first three years but will only count $3.5 million against the 2014 salary cap.

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Below are the full details of Jairus Byrd's huge 6-year contract with the Saints. These come originally from Sportrac, but were taken from Larry Holder's article.

Year-by-Year:

2014: $1.3 million base salary, $3.5 million cap number

2015: $2 million base, $10.3 million cap number

2016: $7.4 million base, $9.7 million cap number

2017: $8.6 million base, $10.9 million cap number

2018: $8.6 million base, $10.9 million cap number

2019: $8.6 million base, $8.7 million cap number

Other notes:

  • $20.3 million fully guaranteed
  • $11 million signing bonus
  • $6 million of 2016 base guaranteed for injury only
  • 2015 roster bonus: $6 million (guaranteed)
  • 2015-2019 workout bonus: $100,000