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David Harris

Position: Linebacker

Second round draft selection LB David Harris signed a 4 year contract with the New York Jets on July 26, 2007. The deal, reportedly worth 3.5 million dollars included a 1.4 million dollar signing bonus and will receive an estimated roster bonus of $395,000 in 2009. Harris' yearly salaries are $285,000(2007), $370,000(2008), $460,000(2009), and $550,000(2010).

The Jets signed Harris to a 1 year franchise tender in 2011. We are estimating the value of the tag at $10,190,000, which is fully guaranteed.

Harris signed a 4 year contract with the Jets on August 2, 2011. The contract is worth $36 million with $29.5 million guaranteed. Harris received a $8 million signing bonus. Base salaries of the contract are $2,000,000(2011), $9,900,000(2012), $10,900,00(2013), and $7,000,000(2014). Harris can earn an additional $5 million in 2014 based on reaching certain incentives

Year Salary Cap Number Dead Money if Cut Cap Savings if Cut
2007$635,000$1,400,000-$765,000
2008$1,121,720$1,050,000$71,720
2009$810,000$700,000$110,000
2010$900,000$350,000$550,000
2011$4,000,000$24,900,000($20,900,000)
2012$12,000,000$20,900,000($8,900,000)
2013$13,000,000$9,000,000$4,000,000
2014$7,000,000$2,000,000$5,000,000