Brian Orakpo

3-4 Outside Linebacker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $9,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.32%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $7,750,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 4.28%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.86
  • Total Contract Value: $31,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $7,750,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/21 at 34OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,000,000
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 257
  • College: Texas
  • Accrued Seasons: 10
  • Entry: 2009 Draft, Round 1, #13 overall (Redskins)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Brian Orakpo signed a  4 year, $31 million contract with the Titans on March 12, 2015. Orakpo received $8 million fully guaranteed at signing, which included a $5 million signing bonus and a $3 million base salary in 2015. If Orakpo is on the roster the 5th day of the 2016 league year his $5.5 million salary will also become guaranteed. Each year of the contract, Orakpo is eligible to earn $500,000 in gameday active roster bonuses. In 017 he will earn a $1.5 million roster bonus on the 5th day of the league year. There are a number of additional incentives that Orakpo ca reach to increase the value of his contract.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 29 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,750,000 3.3%
2016 30 $6,500,000 $5,500,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $8,250,000 5.3%
2017 31 $6,200,000 $1,250,000 $2,000,000 $0 $0 $9,450,000 5.7%
2018 32 $7,250,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $9,000,000 5.1%
Total $22,950,000 $5,000,000 $3,500,000 $0 $0 $31,450,000
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Career Earnings: $60,700,000
Career APY: $6,070,000
Potential Earnings: $60,700,000
Total Guarantees: $26,951,000
Largest Cash Payment: $11,455,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $11,455,000 (2014)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Redskins Drafted Expired 2009 5 $15,400,000 $3,080,000 $7,496,000 $17,795,000 115.6% $3,559,000
Redskins Franchise Expired 2014 1 $11,455,000 $11,455,000 $11,455,000 $11,455,000 100.0% $11,455,000
Titans UFA Active 2015 4 $31,000,000 $7,750,000 $8,000,000 $31,450,000 101.5% $7,862,500
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Redskins 6 $29,250,000 $4,875,000 $28,535,000 0.0% $715,000 0.0%
Titans 4 $31,450,000 $7,862,500 $31,450,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2009 Redskins $888,000 $700,000 $0 $0 $0 $1,588,000 1.3% $4,388,000
2010 Redskins $395,000 $1,415,000 $3,742,000 $0 $0 $5,552,000 -- $7,712,000
2011 Redskins $525,000 $1,415,000 $0 $137,000 $0 $2,077,000 1.7% $662,000
2012 Redskins $765,000 $1,415,000 $0 $574,000 $0 $2,754,000 2.3% $1,339,000
2013 Redskins $2,810,000 $1,415,000 $0 $884,000 $0 $5,109,000 4.2% $3,694,000
2014 Redskins $11,455,000 $11,455,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $11,455,000 8.6% $11,455,000
2015 Titans $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,750,000 3.3% $8,500,000
2016 Titans $6,500,000 $5,500,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $8,250,000 5.3% $7,000,000
2017 Titans $6,200,000 $1,250,000 $2,000,000 $0 $0 $9,450,000 5.7% $8,200,000
2018 Titans $7,250,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $9,000,000 5.1% $7,750,000
Total $39,788,000 $11,360,000 $7,242,000 $1,595,000 $0 $59,985,000   $60,700,000
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Redskins 2014 $715,000 $0
Total$715,000$0

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 16 90.5% 0.0%3525960.56135003100
2012 2 7.7% 0.9%5012013001000
2013 15 79.6% 2.5%43171067161841290201
2014 7 37.5% 3.4%14100.55.5171000000
2015 16 91.0% 10.0%381374212105001000
2016 16 79.5% 2.6%38810.57813194001000
2017 16 76.7% 0.2%2814658.53152003000
2018 13 55.0% 2.4%18101.56373001100

Financial Reports

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