Chris Smith

4-3 Defensive End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,666,666
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.11%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $5,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 2.49%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.88
  • Total Contract Value: $12,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 4/27 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,500,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 266
  • College: Arkansas
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 26 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,166,666 $400,000 $100,000 $0 $2,666,666 1.5%
2019 27 $2,750,000 $1,166,666 $400,000 $100,000 $0 $4,416,666 2.3%
2020 28 $3,250,000 $1,166,668 $400,000 $100,000 $0 $4,916,668 2.5%
Total $7,000,000 $3,500,000 $1,200,000 $300,000 $0 $12,000,000
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Career Earnings: $7,047,059
Career APY: $1,409,412
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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bengals SFA Expired 2014 4 $2,220,000 $555,000 $0 $690,000 31.1% $690,000
Jaguars SFA 2014 3 $1,530,000 $510,000 $0 $1,357,059 88.7% $452,353
Browns UFA Active 2018 3 $12,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,500,000 $5,000,000 41.7% $5,000,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bengals 1 $690,000 $690,000 $690,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Jaguars 3 $1,357,059 $452,353 $1,357,059 0.0% $268,164 0.0%
Browns 1 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $2,666,666 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Jaguars $420,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $247,059 0.2% $247,059
2015 Jaguars $510,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $510,000 0.4% $510,000
2016 Jaguars $600,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $600,000 0.4% $600,000
2017 Bengals $690,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $690,000 0.4% $690,000
2018 Browns $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,166,666 $400,000 $100,000 $0 $2,666,666 1.5% $5,000,000
2019 Browns $2,750,000 $1,166,666 $400,000 $100,000 $0 $4,416,666 2.3% $3,250,000
2020 Browns $3,250,000 $1,166,668 $400,000 $100,000 $0 $4,916,668 2.5% $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
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Jaguars 2014 $127,725 $268,164
Jaguars 2015 $140,439 $0
Total$268,164$268,164

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2014 7 7.9% 12.8%32324140001000
2015 6 13.3% 8.9%820.52.5121000000
2016 6 6.2% 3.7%4014110000000
2017 16 35.0% 19.5%179336492001000
2018 16 28.6% 4.7%147113422001000

Financial Reports

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