The Pittsburgh Steelers came to terms on a new contract with cornerback Cameron Sutton on Monday and we now know the full breakdown of the two-year, $9 million deal.
According to Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle, Sutton received a $3.5 million signing bonus as part of the two-year deal and base salaries of $1 million and $4.5 million in 2021 and 2022, respectively.
Cameron Sutton (Steelers), two years, $9M, $3.5M gtd, $3.5M signing bonus, salaries $1M, $4.5M
— Aaron Wilson (@AaronWilson_NFL) March 16, 2021
Sutton’s cap charge in 2021 will be just $2.75 million and his cap charge in 2022 is scheduled to be $6.25 million. After roster displacement takes place, the Steelers will use just $2.09 million in salary cap space to sign Sutton.