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Santonio Holmes

Position: Wide Receiver

The New York Jets acquired WR Santonio Holmes from the Pittsburgh Steelers on April 11, 2010. Holmes has one year remaining on his contract. Holmes will receive $755,000 in base salary and a $750,000 roster bonus

On April 19, 2010 the Jets reworked Holmes' contract to give him an estimated $500,000 bonus. His 2010 salary was reduced to $630,000.

Holmes re-signed with the Jets on July 30, 2011 for 5 years. The total contract value is $45,000,000 with $23,500,000 in guarantees. Holmes received a $6,250,000 signing bonus in 2011 along with a $1,000,000 roster bonus. Holmes will receive $1 million in roster bonuses in both 2014 and 2015. Base salaries are $1,000,000(2011), $7,750,000(2012), $11,000,000(2013), $8,250,000(2014), and $6,500,000(2015). If Holmes is on the Jets roster in the middle of February 2012 his 2013 dead money will increase by $7,500,000.

Year Salary Cap Number Dead Money if Cut Cap Savings if Cut
2010$1,400,000$0$1,400,000
2011$3,250,000$15,000,000($11,750,000)
2012$9,250,000$20,250,000($11,000,000)
2013$12,500,000$11,250,000$1,250,000
2014$10,750,000$2,500,000$8,250,000
2015$9,250,000$1,250,000$8,000,000