Bilal Nichols

3-4 Defensive End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $554,870
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 0.30%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $779,480
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 0.34%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.40
  • Total Contract Value: $2,759,480
  • Annual Contract Value: $689,870
  • Position Ranking: 7/15 at 34DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $299,480
  • Age: 22
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 290
  • College: Delaware
  • Accrued Seasons: 1
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 5, #145 overall (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Bilal Nichols signed a four year contract with the Chicago Bears worth $2,759,480 on May 10, 2018. Nichols received a $299,480 signing bonus. Nichols was the 145th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 22 $480,000 $74,870 $0 $0 $0 $554,870 0.3%
2019 23 $570,000 $74,870 $0 $0 $0 $644,870 0.3%
2020 24 $660,000 $74,870 $0 $0 $0 $734,870 0.4%
2021 25 $750,000 $74,870 $0 $0 $0 $824,870 --
Total $2,460,000 $299,480 $0 $0 $0 $2,759,480
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Career Earnings: $779,480
Career APY: $779,480
Potential Earnings: $2,759,480
Total Guarantees: $299,480
Largest Cash Payment: $779,480 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $824,870 (2021)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bears Drafted Active 2018 4 $2,759,480 $689,870 $299,480 $779,480 28.2% $779,480
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bears 1 $779,480 $779,480 $554,870 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 Bears $480,000 $74,870 $0 $0 $0 $554,870 0.3% $779,480
2019 Bears $570,000 $74,870 $0 $0 $0 $644,870 0.3% $570,000
2020 Bears $660,000 $74,870 $0 $0 $0 $734,870 0.4% $660,000
2021 Bears $750,000 $74,870 $0 $0 $0 $824,870 -- $750,000
Total $2,460,000 $299,480 $0 $0 $0 $2,759,480   $2,759,480

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2018 14 31.1% 4.0%208329.5570002100

Financial Reports

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