Ben Niemann

Linebacker

Career Earnings: $3,376,000
Career APY: $844,000
Total Guarantees: $806,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,570,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $1,558,235 (2021)
  • Date of Birth: July 27, 1995
  • Height: 6'2"
  • Weight: 235
  • College: Iowa
  • Entry: 2018 Undrafted Free Agent (Chiefs)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChiefsUDFAExpired20183$1,716,000$572,000$6,000$1,806,000105.2%$602,000
ChiefsRFAExpired20211$1,570,000$1,570,000$800,000$1,570,000100.0%$1,570,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs4$3,376,000$844,000$3,364,2350.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Chiefs$480,000$2,000$0$0$0$482,0000.3%$486,000
2019Chiefs$570,000$2,000$0$0$0$572,0000.3%$570,000
2020Chiefs$750,000$2,000$0$0$0$752,0000.3%$750,000
2021Chiefs$1,020,000$400,000$100,000$50,000$400,000$1,558,2350.8%$1,570,000
Total$2,820,000$406,000$100,000$50,000$400,000$3,364,235$3,376,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201814205.7%55.8%7300000000000
2019160036.5%66.5%352100111000100
2020151043.4%56.2%291418330001200
2021170049.8%64.5%361619211000200