Brett Kern

Punter

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.68%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $3,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.66%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.86
  • Total Contract Value: $15,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 3/12 at P
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $5,000,000
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 214
  • College: Toledo
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2008 Undrafted Free Agent (Broncos)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Brett Kern signed a five year, $15 million contract with the Tennessee Titans on March 9, 2015. Kern received a $2.5 million signing bonus and another $2.5 million in salary guarantees.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 29 $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,000,000 1.4%
2016 30 $2,200,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,700,000 1.7%
2017 31 $2,800,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,300,000 2.0%
2018 32 $3,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,500,000 2.0%
2019 33 $3,050,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,550,000 1.9%
Total $12,550,000 $2,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $15,050,000
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Career Earnings: $17,192,500
Career APY: $2,149,063
Potential Earnings: $20,242,500
Total Guarantees: $5,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $4,000,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,550,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Titans 2011 4 $5,192,500 $1,298,125 $0 $5,192,500 100.0% $1,298,125
Titans UFA Active 2015 5 $15,000,000 $3,000,000 $5,000,000 $12,000,000 80.0% $3,000,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Titans 8 $17,192,500 $2,149,063 $16,692,500 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2011 Titans $600,000 $531,875 $0 $0 $0 $1,131,875 0.9% $2,727,500
2012 Titans $706,000 $531,875 $0 $0 $0 $1,237,875 1.0% $706,000
2013 Titans $821,500 $531,875 $0 $0 $0 $1,353,375 1.1% $821,500
2014 Titans $937,500 $531,875 $0 $0 $0 $1,469,375 1.1% $937,500
2015 Titans $1,500,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,000,000 1.4% $4,000,000
2016 Titans $2,200,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,700,000 1.7% $2,200,000
2017 Titans $2,800,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,300,000 2.0% $2,800,000
2018 Titans $3,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,500,000 2.0% $3,000,000
2019 Titans $3,050,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,550,000 1.9% $3,050,000
Total $15,615,000 $4,627,500 $0 $0 $0 $20,242,500   $20,242,500

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps
Special
2012 16 31.3%
2013 16 32.8%
2014 16 30.9%
2015 16 28.6%
2016 16 31.9%
2017 16 32.0%
2018 16 33.2%

Financial Reports

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