Brandon King

4-3 Outside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $1,359,375
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.70%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,175,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.88%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.86
  • Total Contract Value: $2,600,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,600,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/26 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $400,000
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 213
  • College: Auburn
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Undrafted Free Agent (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: RFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Brandon King signed a two year $2.6 million contract with the Patriots on March 7, 2018. According to Ben Volin, King received a $400,000 signing bonus, which is the only guaranteed portion of the contract. King has $250,000 in per game roster bonuses in each year of the contract which are earned for being on the 46 man roster each week. King was scheduled to become a restricted free agent at the time of signing.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 25 $775,000 $200,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $1,178,125 0.7%
2019 26 $925,000 $200,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $1,359,375 0.7%
Total $1,700,000 $400,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $2,537,500
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Career Earnings: $2,885,022
Career APY: $721,256
Potential Earnings: $4,057,022
Total Guarantees: $400,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,409,375 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $1,359,375 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Patriots Practice 2015 1 $112,200 $112,200 $0 $3,000 2.7% $0
Patriots SFA 2015 1 $435,000 $435,000 $0 $332,647 76.5% $332,647
Patriots 2017 1 $616,000 $616,000 $0 $0 0.0% $0
Patriots ERFA Expired 2017 1 $615,000 $615,000 $0 $1,140,000 185.4% $570,000
Patriots RFA Active 2018 2 $2,600,000 $2,600,000 $400,000 $1,409,375 54.2% $1,409,375
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Patriots 4 $2,885,022 $721,256 $2,650,772 0.0% $29,400 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 Patriots $435,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $332,647 0.2% $332,647
2016 Patriots $525,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $525,000 0.3% $525,000
2017 Patriots $615,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $615,000 0.4% $615,000
2018 Patriots $775,000 $200,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $1,178,125 0.7% $1,409,375
2019 Patriots $925,000 $200,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $1,359,375 0.7% $1,175,000
Total $3,275,000 $400,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,010,147   $4,057,022
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Patriots 2015 $1,000 $3,000
Patriots 2015 $26,400 $26,400
Patriots 2016 $2,000 $0
Total$29,400$29,400

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2015 13 0.0% 54.4%0000000000000
2016 16 1.8% 62.5%0000000000000
2017 13 0.0% 52.2%0000000000000
2018 15 0.0% 61.8%7500000000000

Financial Reports

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