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Tom Brady

Position: Quarterback

QB Tom Brady signed a 4 year, $72 million dollar extension with the New England Patriots on September 11, 2010. Brady received a $16 million signing bonus and $42 million in guarantees. Brady will receive roster bonuses of $4 million in 2011, $6 million in 2012, and $5 million in 2013 and 2014. Brady's contract contains rolling guarantees of $20 million combined in the 2013 and 2014 seasons. The guarantees kick in if Brady is on the Patriots roster at the beginning of each year. Base salaries are $7,500,000 (2010), $5,750,000 (2011), $5,750,000 (2012), $9,750,000 (2013), and $9,750,000 (2014).

On March 16, 2012 Brady converted his $6 million roster bonus and $4.8 million of his 2012 salary into a signing bonus.

Year Cap
Value
Dead
Money
Cap
Savings
2010 $17,426,720 $23,620,000 ($6,193,280)
2011 $13,200,000 $18,550,000 ($5,350,000)
2012 $8,000,000 $21,350,000 ($13,350,000)
2013 $21,800,000 $13,600,000 $8,200,000
2014 $21,800,000 $6,800,000 $15,000,000