Akeem Spence

4-3 Defensive Tackle

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,925,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.65%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $2,925,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.70%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $9,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 3/26 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,500,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 307
  • College: Illinois
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 4, #100 overall (Buccaneers)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Akeem Spence signed a three year, $9 million contract with the Lions. Spence received a $2.25 million signing bonus. Spence was traded to the Dolphins on May 3, 2018.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 27 $2,575,000 $0 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $2,925,000 1.7%
2019 28 $2,150,000 $0 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $2,500,000 1.3%
Total $4,725,000 $0 $500,000 $200,000 $0 $5,425,000
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Career Earnings: $10,281,012
Career APY: $1,713,502
Potential Earnings: $12,781,012
Total Guarantees: $7,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $3,750,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $2,925,000 (2018)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Buccaneers Drafted Expired 2013 4 $3,640,424 $910,106 $0 $3,606,012 99.1% $901,503
Lions UFA Traded 2017 3 $9,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,500,000 $3,750,000 41.7% $3,750,000
Dolphins UFA Active 2017 3 $9,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,500,000 $2,925,000 32.5% $2,925,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers 4 $3,606,012 $901,503 $3,606,012 0.0% $0 0.0%
Lions 1 $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $2,250,000 0.0% $1,500,000 0.0%
Dolphins 1 $2,925,000 $2,925,000 $2,925,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2013 Buccaneers $405,000 $121,106 $0 $0 $0 $526,106 0.4% $889,424
2014 Buccaneers $495,000 $121,106 $0 $0 $0 $616,106 0.5% $495,000
2015 Buccaneers $585,000 $121,106 $0 $0 $0 $671,694 0.5% $550,588
2016 Buccaneers $1,671,000 $121,106 $0 $0 $0 $1,792,106 1.2% $1,671,000
2017 Lions $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $750,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $2,250,000 1.3% $3,750,000
2018 Dolphins $2,575,000 $0 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $2,925,000 1.7% $2,925,000
2019 Dolphins $2,150,000 $0 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $2,500,000 1.3% $2,500,000
Total $9,131,000 $1,234,424 $750,000 $200,000 $0 $11,281,012   $12,781,012
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Lions 2018 $1,500,000 $0
Total$1,500,000$0

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2013 16 65.5% 21.2%191016210000100
2014 16 44.4% 16.1%2710315.5470000200
2015 8 26.5% 11.6%8311150000000
2016 16 34.1% 26.4%1090.50.5230000000
2017 16 60.6% 2.6%18192.518.5470001000
2018 16 61.1% 18.5%2319210690000100

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average