• 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $825,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 0.46%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $875,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 0.46%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.06
  • Total Contract Value: $1,665,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $832,500
  • Position Ranking: 60/192 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $100,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 245
  • College: Fresno State
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2011 Undrafted Free Agent (Browns)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Ben Jacobs signed a two year contract with the Panthers. Jacobs received a $100,000 signing bonus. We are estimating a $50,000 year two roster bonus so please note that if using this information that it may be incorrect.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201729$775,000$50,000$0$0$0$825,0000.5%
201830$790,000$50,000$50,000$0$0$890,0000.5%
Total$1,565,000$100,000$50,000$0$0$1,715,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $1,347,824
Years: 3
Career APY: $449,275
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Panthers20141$504,000$504,000$504,000100.0%$504,000
PanthersSFAExpired20161$675,000$675,000$743,824110.2%$371,912
PanthersUFAActive20172$1,665,000$832,500$100,0006.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Panthers3$1,347,824$449,275$1,247,8240.0%$52,2350.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2014Panthers$495,000$9,000$0$0$0$504,0000.4%
2015Panthers$585,000$0$0$0$0$585,0000.4%
2016Panthers$675,000$0$0$0$0$158,8240.1%
2017Panthers$775,000$50,000$0$0$0$825,0000.5%
2018Panthers$790,000$50,000$50,000$0$0$890,0000.5%
Total$3,320,000$109,000$50,000$0$0$2,962,824 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Panthers2013$52,235$52,235
Total$52,235$52,235

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2014162.9%65.4%0000000000000
2015163.2%82.6%0000000000000
201640.0%16.3%0000000000000
2017100.2%67.1%0000000000000

Financial Reports

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