• 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,666,666
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.11%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $5,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 2.41%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.88
  • Total Contract Value: $12,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 8/47 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,500,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 266
  • College: Arkansas
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 5, #159 overall (Jaguars)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Chris Smith signed a three year, $12 million contract with the Browns. Smith received a $3.5 million signing bonus. The contract has $400,000 in yearly per game bonuses and up to $2 million in additional contract incentives.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201826$1,000,000 $1,000,000$1,166,666$400,000$100,000$0$2,666,6661.5%
201927$2,750,000$1,166,666$400,000$100,000$0$4,416,6662.3%
202028$3,250,000$1,166,668$400,000$100,000$0$4,916,6682.5%
Total$7,000,000$3,500,000$1,200,000$300,000$0$12,000,000
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Career Earnings: $5,547,059
Career APY: $1,386,765
Potential Earnings: $14,047,059
Total Guarantees: $4,500,000
Largest Cash Payment: $5,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,916,668 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsSFAExpired20144$2,220,000$555,000$690,00031.1%$690,000
JaguarsSFA20143$1,530,000$510,000$1,357,05988.7%$452,353
BrownsUFAActive20183$12,000,000$4,000,000$3,500,00029.2%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals1$690,000$690,000$690,0000.0%$00.0%
Jaguars3$1,357,059$452,353$1,357,0590.0%$268,1640.0%
Browns0$3,500,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2014Jaguars$420,000$0$0$0$0$247,0590.2%$247,059
2015Jaguars$510,000$0$0$0$0$510,0000.4%$510,000
2016Jaguars$600,000$0$0$0$0$600,0000.4%$600,000
2017Bengals$690,000$0$0$0$0$690,0000.4%$690,000
2018Browns$1,000,000 $1,000,000$1,166,666$400,000$100,000$0$2,666,6661.5%$5,000,000
2019Browns$2,750,000$1,166,666$400,000$100,000$0$4,416,6662.3%$3,250,000
2020Browns$3,250,000$1,166,668$400,000$100,000$0$4,916,6682.5%$3,750,000
Total$9,220,000$3,500,000$1,200,000$300,000$0$14,047,059 $14,047,059
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Jaguars2014$127,725$268,164
Jaguars2015$140,439$0
Total$268,164$268,164

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201477.9%12.8%32324140001000
2015613.3%8.9%820.52.5121000000
201666.2%3.7%4014110000000
20171635.0%19.5%179336492001000
2018639.8%0.5%8400310000000

Financial Reports

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