• 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $840,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 0.46%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $790,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 0.44%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.94
  • Total Contract Value: $1,665,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $832,500
  • Position Ranking: 5/28 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $100,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 245
  • College: Fresno State
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 29 $775,000 $50,000 $0 $0 $0 $825,000 0.5%
2018 30 $790,000 $50,000 $50,000 $0 $0 $840,000 0.5%
Total $1,565,000 $100,000 $50,000 $0 $0 $1,665,000
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Career Earnings: $2,912,824
Career APY: $582,565
Potential Earnings: $2,912,824
Total Guarantees: $100,000
Largest Cash Payment: $875,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $840,000 (2018)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Panthers 2014 1 $504,000 $504,000 $0 $504,000 100.0% $504,000
Panthers SFA Expired 2016 1 $675,000 $675,000 $0 $743,824 110.2% $371,912
Panthers UFA Active 2017 2 $1,665,000 $832,500 $100,000 $1,665,000 100.0% $832,500
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Panthers 5 $2,912,824 $582,565 $2,912,824 0.0% $52,235 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Panthers $495,000 $9,000 $0 $0 $0 $504,000 0.4% $504,000
2015 Panthers $585,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $585,000 0.4% $585,000
2016 Panthers $675,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $158,824 0.1% $158,824
2017 Panthers $775,000 $50,000 $0 $0 $0 $825,000 0.5% $875,000
2018 Panthers $790,000 $50,000 $50,000 $0 $0 $840,000 0.5% $790,000
Total $3,320,000 $109,000 $50,000 $0 $0 $2,912,824   $2,912,824
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Panthers 2013 $52,235 $52,235
Total$52,235$52,235

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 0.3% 0.0%0000000000000
2014 16 2.9% 65.4%0000000000000
2015 16 3.2% 82.6%0000000000000
2016 4 0.0% 16.3%0000000000000
2017 16 2.0% 62.0%0000000000000
2018 16 2.3% 62.9%3300010000000

Financial Reports

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