Prior to the 2013 season, Elvis Dumervil signed a five-year deal with the Baltimore Ravens that paid him $5.2 million per year. Thanks to a hefty incentive bonus, he was able to earn almost that much money in a single game. When Dumervil notched two sacks against the Saints in 2014, he triggered $3 million in salary escalators over his next three seasons and an instant million bucks in incentives. That's because his contract included a big-time bonus if he recorded more than 12 sacks in a single season.
The 7 Craziest Performance Bonuses in Sports History
Performance bonus provisions in pro athlete contracts can get pretty outlandish. STACK looks at seven of the wildest contract clauses in sports history.