Brett Keisel

Career Earnings: $32,833,750
Career APY: $2,525,673
Total Guarantees: $8,817,750
Largest Cash Payment: $7,250,000 (2009)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,997,500 (2009)
  • Date of Birth: September 19, 1978
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 285
  • College: BYU
  • Entry: 2002 Draft, Round 7, #242 overall (Steelers)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDraftedExpired20023$932,750$310,917$27,750$777,75083.4%$259,250
SteelersRFAExpired20051$656,000$656,000$0$656,000100.0%$656,000
SteelersUFARenegotiated20064$13,100,000$3,275,000$3,290,000$10,650,00081.3%$3,550,000
SteelersExtensionExpired20094$15,600,000$2,600,000$5,000,000$19,250,000123.4%$3,850,000
SteelersSFATerminated20142$3,000,000$1,500,000$500,000$1,500,00050.0%$1,500,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers13$32,833,750$2,525,673$32,183,7500.0%$250,0000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusOther BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2002Steelers$225,000$9,250$0$234,2500.3%$252,750
2003Steelers$300,000$9,250$0$154,2500.2%$145,000
2004Steelers$380,000$9,250$0$389,2500.5%$380,000
2005Steelers$656,000$0$0$656,0000.8%$656,000
2006Steelers$660,000$822,500$0$1,482,5001.5%$4,350,000
2007Steelers$2,650,000$822,500$0$3,472,5003.2%$3,050,000
2008Steelers$3,250,000$1,747,500$0$3,147,5002.7%$3,250,000
2009Steelers$2,250,000$2,747,500$0$4,997,5004.1%$7,250,000
2010Steelers$2,925,000$1,000,000$0$3,925,000--$2,925,000
2011Steelers$1,000,000$1,675,000$0$2,675,0002.2%$3,025,000
2012Steelers$2,825,000$1,675,000$400,000$4,900,0004.1%$3,225,000
2013Steelers$2,825,000$1,675,000$400,000$4,900,0004.0%$2,825,000
2014Steelers$1,000,000$250,000$0$1,250,0000.9%$1,500,000
Total$20,946,000$12,442,750$800,000$32,183,750$32,833,750
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Steelers2015$250,000$0
Total$250,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20111475.5%0.0%3315323556002100
20121687.3%18.2%26204.519.5491000100
20131252.7%8.9%20946371001210
20141244.2%2.2%89101551160000

Financial Reports

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