Inside Linebacker Contracts

PlayerTeamTotal ValueAvg./YearTotal GuaranteedAvg. Guarantee/Year% GuaranteedFree Agency
Patrick Willis49ers$50,000,000$10,000,000$20,300,000$4,060,00040.6%2017 UFA
Jerod MayoPatriots$48,500,000$9,700,000$6,000,000$1,200,00012.4%2018 UFA
Lawrence TimmonsSteelers$47,795,750$9,559,150$11,000,000$2,200,00023.0%2017 UFA
NaVorro Bowman49ers$45,250,000$9,050,000$11,000,000$2,200,00024.3%2019 UFA
David HarrisJets$36,000,000$9,000,000$24,900,000$6,225,00069.2%2015 UFA
Brian CushingTexans$52,500,000$8,750,000$21,000,000$3,500,00040.0%2020 UFA
James LaurinaitisRams$41,500,000$8,300,000$13,620,000$2,724,00032.8%2018 UFA
Daryl WashingtonCardinals$32,000,000$8,000,000$5,000,000$1,250,00015.6%2018 UFA
DeMeco RyansEagles$46,800,000$7,800,000$21,750,000$3,625,00046.5%2016 UFA
Paul PoslusznyJaguars$45,000,000$7,500,000$13,000,000$2,166,66728.9%2017 UFA
Donald ButlerChargers$51,800,000$7,400,000$11,150,000$1,592,85721.5%2021 UFA
Sean LeeCowboys$42,000,000$7,000,000$16,130,000$2,688,33338.4%2020 UFA
Dannell EllerbeDolphins$35,000,000$7,000,000$14,000,000$2,800,00040.0%2018 UFA
Karlos DansbyBrowns$24,000,000$6,000,000$12,000,000$3,000,00050.0%2018 UFA
Jon BeasonGiants$17,000,000$5,666,667$6,030,000$2,010,00035.5%2017 UFA
Derrick JohnsonChiefs$27,650,000$5,530,000$8,000,000$1,600,00028.9%2016 UFA
Curtis LoftonSaints$27,500,000$5,500,000$7,800,000$1,560,00028.4%2017 Void
D’Qwell JacksonColts$22,000,000$5,500,000$10,130,000$2,532,50046.0%2018 UFA
London FletcherRedskins$10,750,000$5,375,000$5,250,000$2,625,00048.8%2014 UFA
Stephen TullochLions$25,500,000$5,100,000$11,250,000$2,250,00044.1%2017 UFA
Perry RileyRedskins$12,000,000$4,000,000$5,000,000$1,666,66741.7%2017 UFA
Wesley WoodyardTitans$15,750,000$3,937,500$4,750,000$1,187,50030.2%2018 UFA
Brad JonesPackers$11,250,000$3,750,000$3,000,000$1,000,00026.7%2016 UFA
AJ HawkPackers$10,600,000$3,533,333$2,210,000$736,66720.8%2016 UFA
Daryl SmithRavens$13,600,000$3,400,000$3,500,000$875,00025.7%2018 UFA
Luke KuechlyPanthers$12,578,602$3,144,651$12,578,602$3,144,651100.0%2016 UFA
Brandon SpikesBills$3,000,000$3,000,000$900,000$900,00030.0%2015 UFA
Joe MaysChiefs$6,000,000$3,000,000$2,000,000$1,000,00033.3%2016 UFA
Ryan ShazierSteelers$9,507,204$2,376,801$9,507,204$2,376,801100.0%2018 OFA
Jameel McClainGiants$4,500,000$2,250,000$600,000$300,00013.3%2016 UFA
CJ MosleyRavens$8,788,002$2,197,001$8,788,002$2,197,001100.0%2018 OFA
Alec OgletreeRams$7,030,024$1,757,506$5,666,386$1,416,59780.6%2017 UFA
Ashlee PalmerLions$3,250,000$1,625,000$1,000,000$500,00030.8%2015 UFA
Lorenzo AlexanderCardinals$4,620,000$1,540,000$1,350,000$450,00029.2%2016 UFA
Dan Skuta49ers$3,000,000$1,500,000$300,000$150,00010.0%2015 UFA
DJ WilliamsBears$1,500,000$1,500,000$100,000$100,0006.7%2015 UFA
Manti Te’oChargers$5,172,428$1,293,107$3,186,878$796,72061.6%2017 UFA
Bruce CarterCowboys$4,854,598$1,213,650$2,951,280$737,82060.8%2015 UFA
Stewart BradleyBroncos$1,200,000$1,200,000$200,000$200,00016.7%2014 UFA
Jonathan VilmaSaints$1,200,000$1,200,000$0$00.0%2014 UFA
Heath FarwellSeahawks$4,500,000$1,125,000$500,000$125,00011.1%2015 UFA
Kevin MinterCardinals$4,390,298$1,097,575$2,177,503$544,37649.6%2017 UFA
Bobby WagnerSeahawks$4,307,798$1,076,950$2,158,753$539,68850.1%2016 UFA
Kiko AlonsoBills$4,300,401$1,075,100$2,463,037$615,75957.3%2017 UFA
Chase BlackburnPanthers$2,050,000$1,025,000$200,000$100,0009.8%2015 UFA
Mark HerzlichGiants$1,000,000$1,000,000$0$00.0%2015 UFA
Jon BosticBears$3,940,798$985,200$1,830,163$457,54146.4%2017 UFA
Larry FooteCardinals$955,000$955,000$0$00.0%2015 UFA
Nick BarnettRedskins$940,000$940,000$0$00.0%2014 UFA
Paris LenonBroncos$940,000$940,000$0$00.0%2014 UFA
Akeem JordanRedskins$920,000$920,000$65,000$65,0007.1%2015 UFA
Kavell ConnerChargers$2,700,000$900,000$270,000$90,00010.0%2017 UFA
Zac DilesBrowns$855,000$855,000$0$00.0%2015 UFA
Will HerringRams$855,000$855,000$0$00.0%2015 UFA
Ramon HumberSaints$795,000$795,000$300,000$300,00037.7%2015 UFA
Marvin MitchellVikings$765,000$765,000$25,000$25,0003.3%2014 UFA
Christian KirkseyBrowns$3,040,000$760,000$662,500$165,62521.8%2018 UFA
Preston BrownBills$3,005,750$751,438$648,000$162,00021.6%2018 UFA
Bryan KehlRedskins$740,000$740,000$15,000$15,0002.0%2014 UFA
Chris Borland49ers$2,927,436$731,859$617,436$154,35921.1%2018 UFA
Desmond BishopCardinals$730,000$730,000$0$00.0%2015 UFA
Darryl SharptonBears$730,000$730,000$0$00.0%2015 UFA
Jason WilliamsPanthers$715,000$715,000$0$00.0%2014 UFA
Dan ConnorPanthers$715,000$715,000$0$00.0%2014 UFA
Demario DavisJets$2,817,960$704,490$577,960$144,49020.5%2016 UFA
Rolando McClainCowboys$700,000$700,000$0$00.0%2015 UFA
Mason FosterBuccaneers$2,784,372$696,093$1,401,562$350,39150.3%2015 UFA
Akeem DentTexans$2,767,900$691,975$542,900$135,72519.6%2015 UFA
Sean SpenceSteelers$2,705,380$676,345$545,380$136,34520.2%2016 UFA
Carl BradfordPackers$2,649,300$662,325$429,300$107,32516.2%2018 UFA
Josh MaugaChiefs$645,000$645,000$0$00.0%2015 UFA
Kelvin SheppardDolphins$645,000$645,000$0$00.0%2015 UFA
Rob FrancoisPackers$630,000$630,000$0$00.0%2014 UFA
Telvin SmithJaguars$2,431,052$607,763$211,052$52,7638.7%2018 UFA
Avery WilliamsonTitans$2,414,452$603,613$194,452$48,6138.1%2018 UFA
Jeff TarpinianTexans$1,200,000$600,000$0$00.0%2015 RFA
Marquis SpruillFalcons$2,391,480$597,870$171,480$42,8707.2%2018 UFA
Ronald PowellSaints$2,388,860$597,215$168,860$42,2157.1%2018 UFA
AJ KleinPanthers$2,351,300$587,825$191,300$47,8258.1%2017 UFA
Jordan ZumwaltSteelers$2,324,852$581,213$104,852$26,2134.5%2018 UFA
Michael Wilhoite49ers$570,000$570,000$0$00.0%2015 RFA
Audie ColeVikings$1,710,000$570,000$0$00.0%2016 UFA
Josh BynesLions$570,000$570,000$0$00.0%2015 RFA
Allen BradfordSeahawks$570,000$570,000$0$00.0%2015 RFA
Moise FokouSaints$570,000$570,000$0$00.0%2015 UFA
Mike MohamedTexans$1,710,000$570,000$0$00.0%2016 UFA
Vince WilliamsSteelers$2,238,680$559,670$78,680$19,6703.5%2017 UFA
Shaun PraterVikings$2,210,000$552,500$185,000$46,2508.4%2016 UFA
Nico JohnsonBengals$1,080,000$540,000$0$00.0%2016 RFA
Emmanuel AchoEagles$1,080,000$540,000$0$00.0%2016 RFA
Travis LewisLions$2,159,172$539,793$59,172$14,7932.7%2016 UFA
Tank CarderBrowns$2,100,000$525,000$192,800$48,2009.2%2016 UFA
Andrew GachkarChargers$2,085,900$521,475$45,900$11,4752.2%2015 UFA
Henoc MuambaColts$1,530,000$510,000$107,000$35,6677.0%2017 RFA
Andrew JacksonColts$1,530,000$510,000$0$00.0%2017 RFA
Joplo BartuFalcons$1,490,000$496,667$5,000$1,6670.3%2016 RFA
Paul WorrilowFalcons$1,487,000$495,667$2,000$6670.1%2016 RFA
Will ComptonRedskins$1,485,000$495,000$0$00.0%2016 ERFA
Brandon MarshallBroncos$495,000$495,000$0$00.0%2015 ERFA
Kenny DemensCardinals$980,000$490,000$0$00.0%2016 ERFA
Jerrell FreemanColts$1,460,000$486,667$20,000$6,6671.4%2015 RFA
Jamari LattimorePackers$1,400,000$466,667$5,000$1,6670.4%2015 UFA
Jeremiah GeorgeJaguars$930,000$465,000$0$00.0%2016 ERFA
Khairi ForttJaguars$930,000$465,000$0$00.0%2016 ERFA
J.K. SchafferBengals$900,000$450,000$0$00.0%2015 ERFA
Nathan StuparFalcons$900,000$450,000$0$00.0%2015 ERFA
Devekeyan LattimoreBears$420,000$420,000$0$00.0%2015 ERFA
Dane FletcherBuccaneers$1,200,000$120,000$1,100,000$1,100,00091.7%2015 UFA