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Tyler Thigpen

Position: Quarterback

QB Tyler Thigpen signed a 3 year $9 million dollar contract with the Buffalo Bills on July 29, 2011. Thigpen received a signing bonus of $1.5 million and a roster bonus of $1 million in 2011. Base salaries are $1,000,000(2011), $2,500,000(2012), and $3,000,000(2013).

On August 31, 2012 Thigpen renegotiated his contract. His new base salary for 2012 is $1,000,000 and we are estimating he received a $500,000 signing bonus. The renegotiation also voided the final year of his contract and he will be a free agent in 2012.

Year Cap
Value
Dead
Money
Cap
Savings
2012 $2,500,000 $1,500,000 $1,000,000
2013 $3,500,000 $500,000 $3,000,000