DeSean Jackson New Contract Breakdown
- Updated: March 14, 2012
David Malandra Jr. — The Philadelphia Eagles Announced Wednesday that they Signed WR DeSean Jackson to New 5 Year Contract worth $51 Million through 2016.
Below is a Breakdown of the new Contract:
In 2012, Jackson gets $10 million to sign, along with a $750,000 base salary and a $250,000 workout bonus.
In 2013, Jackson receives a $6.75 million base salary, $4 million of which is fully guaranteed. The other $2.75 million is guaranteed for injury only. He also will receive a $250,000 workout bonus, which increases the two-year take to $18 million.
In 2014, Jackson will receive a base salary of $10.25 million, $250,000 which is fully guaranteed. $500,000 of it is fully guaranteed. He also will be eligible for a $250,000 workout bonus.
In 2015, the base salary will be $9.75 million, with a $250,000 workout bonus.
In 2016, the base salary will be $8.25 million, with a $250,000 workout bonus.
Jackson also could earn up to $4 million in escalators for the following:
$250,000 per year from 2012 through 2015 for making the Pro Bowl
$250,000 per year from 2012 through 2015 for 1,300 or more receiving yards
$250,000 per year from 2012 through 2015 for 10 or more receiving touchdowns
$250,000 per year from 2012 through 2015 for Super Bowl wins.
Eagles head coach Andy Reid on DeSean Jackson New Contract “We are thrilled to be able to keep one of the NFL’s top playmakers in Philadelphia.”