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Calvin Pace

Position: Linebacker

Free agent LB Calvin Pace signed a 6 year, 42 million dollar contract with the New York Jets on March 3, 2008. 21.5 million of the deal is guaranteed and includes an 11 million dollar signing bonus and a 9 million dollar roster bonus in 2009. Pace will receive a $250,000 bonuses in each year of the contract. Pace will earn $750,000(2008), $750,000(2009), $3,750,000(2010), $3,855,000(2011), $4,585,000(2012), and $5,810,000(2013) in base salary.

In February of 2009 Pace agreed to convert an estimated 5.9 million of his 2009 roster bonus to a signing bonus.

Pace was suspended for 4 weeks in 2009 for violating the NFL's drug policy. The Jets will receive a 4 week credit fo his prorated salary.

On July 29, 2011 Pace renegotiated his contract to defer $2 million of salary in 2011 and 2012 until 2013 in return for a full guarantee of his 2011 and 2012 base salaries. Updated base salaries are $855,000(2011), $3,085,000(2012), and $5,810,000(2013)

Year Salary Cap Number Dead Money if Cut Cap Savings if Cut
2008$2,833,333$21,500,000($18,666,667)
2009$6,936,862$15,066,665($8,129,803)
2010$7,013,333$12,053,332($5,039,999)
2011$6,118,333$12,980,001($6,861,668)
20127,348,333$9,111,668(1,763,335)
2013$11,573,335$3,013,335$8,560,000