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Ravens' Steve Smith, Elvis Dumervil among players who triggered extra pay
Ravens' Steve Smith, Elvis Dumervil among players who triggered extra pay

Veteran wide receiver Steve Smith helped the Ravens qualify for the playoffs during a resurgent season in whicn he led the team with 79 receptions for 1,065 yards and six touchdowns. Because of his playing time, individual and team performance, Smith earned an extra $1 million by hitting incentive thresholds in his contract. His total compensation from the Ravens for 2014 was $5.5 million, including a $1 million base salary and a $3.5 million signing bonus. His three-year contract is now worth a total of $11.5 million, including a $3 million base salary for 2015 and a salary-cap figure of $4.166 million. Smith wasn't alone among Ravens who triggered incentives or escalator clauses...

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