• 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $2,250,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 1.33%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $3,750,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 1.89%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.67
  • Total Contract Value: $9,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 30/182 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,500,000
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 307
  • College: Illinois
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 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.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201726$1,250,000 $1,250,000$750,000$250,000$0$0$2,250,0001.3%
201827$2,400,000$750,000$250,000$100,000$0$3,500,0002.0%
201928$2,150,000$750,000$250,000$100,000$0$3,250,0001.7%
Total$5,800,000$2,250,000$750,000$200,000$0$9,000,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $5,856,012
Years: 4
Career APY: $1,464,003
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersDraftedExpired20134$3,640,424$910,106$3,606,01299.1%$901,503
LionsUFAActive20173$9,000,000$3,000,000$2,250,00025.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers4$3,606,012$901,503$3,606,0120.0%$00.0%
Lions0$2,250,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013Buccaneers$405,000$121,106$0$0$0$526,1060.4%
2014Buccaneers$495,000$121,106$0$0$0$616,1060.5%
2015Buccaneers$585,000$121,106$0$0$0$671,6940.5%
2016Buccaneers$1,671,000$121,106$0$0$0$1,792,1061.2%
2017Lions$1,250,000 $1,250,000$750,000$250,000$0$0$2,250,0001.3%
2018Lions$2,400,000$750,000$250,000$100,000$0$3,500,0002.0%
2019Lions$2,150,000$750,000$250,000$100,000$0$3,250,0001.7%
Total$8,956,000$2,734,424$750,000$200,000$0$12,606,012 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20141644.4%16.1%2710315.5470000200
2015826.5%11.6%8311150000000
20161634.1%26.4%1090.50.5230000000
2017654.3%2.7%4818110001000

Financial Reports

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