Wednesday, March 20, 2013
Danny McCray earns pay bonus from NFL
By Calvin Watkins
PHOENIX -- The NFL released it's annual performance-based pay program list that compensates players for playing time based on their salaries.
Dallas Cowboys safety Danny McCray earned a team-high $236,316 in extra money. McCray's base salary was $540,000 for the 2012 season.
The league distributed $110.72 million in performance-based pay for the 2012 season.
Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict picked up the most money in the program. Burfict earned $299,465 in additional pay.
Players have received nearly $700 million since program's inception in 2002.