Breaking down Danny Amendola's restructured contract

New England Patriots wide receiver Danny Amendola is due $1.6 million this season, taking a $4.4 million pay cut. Amendola signed a two-year, $8.1 million contract, but got just $1.35 million guaranteed. He's due $6.5 million in 2017, nonguaranteed. He has a $1.25 million guaranteef, $100,000 signing bonus and $250,000 in per-game roster bonuses for a maximum of $1.6 million. He was previously due $6 million this year through a $5 million base salary and $500,000 in per-game and $500,000 in incentives. The incentives were removed. Amendola signed a five-year, $28.4 million deal with $10 million guaranteed in 2013. Follow me on Twitter: @AaronWilson_NFL Aaron Wilson covers the Texans for The Houston Chronicle.  
Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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