New York Jets Salary Cap Page

Cameron Wake Picture

Cameron Wake

Position: Linebacker

The Miami Dolphins signed LB Cameron Wake to a 4 year contract extension worth a potential $48.2 million dollars. The contract contains $17 million in full guarantees and $3 million in injury guarantees. Wake will reach the maximum value of his contract by reaching certain sack escalators, which total $15 million over the last three years of the contrat. Wake received a $7 million dollar signing bonus. The base salaries of the contract are $615,000(2012), $3,565,000(2013), $5,820,000(2014), $8,200,000(2015), and $8,275,000(2016).

Some thoughts on the contract: Paying a Pass Rusher: Cameron Wake


Year Cap
Value
Dead
Money
Cap
Savings
2012 $2,190,000 $17,125,000 ($14,935,000)
2013 $5,015,000 $14,985,000 ($9,970,000)
2014 $7,285,000 $10,020,000 ($2,735,000)
2015 $9,700,000 $2,800,000 $6,900,000
2016 $9,800,000 $1,400,000 $8,400,000