Cody Whitehair

Center

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $2,444,181
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.26%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $6,926,078
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 4.19%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.83
  • Total Contract Value: $51,250,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $10,250,000
  • Position Ranking: 8/76 at C
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $12,026,078
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 301
  • College: Kansas State
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2016 Draft, Round 2, #56 overall (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (Extension)
  • Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $5,948,000

Contract Notes

Cody Whitehair signed a 5 year extension with the Chicago Bears on September 2, 2019.  The contract is worth $51.250 million in near money with $12,026,078 fully guaranteed at signing and a total guarantee of $27,526,078.  Whitehair received a $6 million signing bonus, and will earn a $5.5 million option bonus in 2020.  Whitehair has guaranteed (at signing) salaries in 2019 & 2020.  Whitehair has injury guarantees of $6.5 million in 2021, and $3 million in 2022.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201927$926,078$1,518,103$0$926,078$2,444,1811.3%
202028$5,100,000$2,300,000$0$5,100,000$7,400,0003.7%
202129$6,500,000$2,300,000$0$0$8,800,000--
202230$8,000,000$2,300,000$100,000$0$10,400,000--
202331$9,800,000$2,300,000$100,000$0$12,200,000--
202432$10,150,000$1,100,000$100,000$0$11,350,000--
Total$40,476,078$11,818,103$300,000$6,026,078$52,594,181
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Career Earnings: $9,198,490
Career APY: $3,066,163
Potential Earnings: $55,474,568
Total Guarantees: $14,390,516
Largest Cash Payment: $10,600,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Hit: $12,200,000 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedRenegotiated20164$4,224,568$1,056,142$2,364,438$3,198,49075.7%$1,066,163
BearsExtensionActive20195$51,250,000$10,250,000$12,026,078$6,000,00011.7%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears3$9,198,490$3,066,163$2,880,3870.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Bears$450,000$318,103$0$450,000$768,1030.5%$1,722,412
2017Bears$642,026$318,103$0$642,026$960,1290.6%$642,026
2018Bears$834,052$318,103$0$0$1,152,1550.7%$834,052
2019Bears$926,078$1,518,103$0$926,078$2,444,1811.3%$6,926,078
2020Bears$5,100,000$2,300,000$0$5,100,000$7,400,0003.7%$10,600,000
2021Bears$6,500,000$2,300,000$0$0$8,800,000--$6,500,000
2022Bears$8,000,000$2,300,000$100,000$0$10,400,000--$8,100,000
2023Bears$9,800,000$2,300,000$100,000$0$12,200,000--$9,900,000
2024Bears$10,150,000$1,100,000$100,000$0$11,350,000--$10,250,000
Total$42,402,156$12,772,412$300,000$7,118,104$55,474,568$55,474,568

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
20161699.8%1.2%
20171697.6%2.9%
201816100.0%13.8%
20199100.0%13.4%

Financial Reports

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