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Joe McKnight

Position: Running Back

The New York Jets signed RB Joe McKnight, their 2010 fourth round draft choice, to a 4 year contract worth a potential 3.1 million dollars on June 22, 2010. It is estimated that McKnight received a $501,000 signing bonus. Base salaries are $320,000(2010), $405,000(2011), $490,000(2012), and $575,000(2013). McKnight will be eligible to receive a 4th year salary escalator based on offseason particiaption. As more details about the bonus structure become known we'll update his status.


Year Salary Cap Number Dead Money if Cut Cap Savings if Cut
2010$445,250$501,000-$55,750
2011$530,250$375,750$154,500
2012$615,250$250,500$364,750
2013$700,250$125,250$575,000