Danielle Hunter

4-3 Defensive End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $5,063,806
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 2.66%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $16,907,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 8.33%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.34
  • Total Contract Value: $72,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $14,400,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/44 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $16,907,000
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 252
  • College: LSU
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 3, #88 overall (Vikings)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Danielle Hunter signed a 5 year contract extension with the Vikings on June 28, 2018 worth $72 million. Hunter received a $40 million in guarantees including a $15 million signing bonus. $16.907 million is fully guaranteed at signing. In each extension year Hunter has $500,000 in per game bonuses and $100,000 in workouts. Performance based escalators can increase the total contract value to $78 million if earned.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201824$1,907,000 $1,907,000$3,156,806$0$0$0$5,063,8062.9%
201925$9,400,000$3,000,000$500,000$100,000$0$13,000,0006.8%
202026$10,400,000$3,000,000$500,000$100,000$0$14,000,0007.0%
202127$11,400,000$3,000,000$500,000$100,000$0$15,000,000--
202228$11,400,000$3,000,000$500,000$100,000$0$15,000,000--
202329$11,400,000$0$500,000$100,000$0$12,000,000--
Total$55,907,000$15,156,806$2,500,000$500,000$0$74,063,806
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Career Earnings: $17,234,224
Career APY: $5,744,741
Potential Earnings: $76,141,224
Total Guarantees: $17,534,224
Largest Cash Payment: $16,907,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $15,000,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
VikingsDraftedRenegotiated20154$2,969,724$742,431$2,234,22475.2%$744,741
VikingsExtensionActive20185$72,000,000$14,400,000$15,000,00020.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Vikings3$17,234,224$5,744,741$2,077,4180.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2015Vikings$435,000$156,806$0$0$0$591,8060.4%$1,062,224
2016Vikings$536,000$156,806$0$0$0$692,8060.4%$536,000
2017Vikings$636,000$156,806$0$0$0$792,8060.5%$636,000
2018Vikings$1,907,000 $1,907,000$3,156,806$0$0$0$5,063,8062.9%$16,907,000
2019Vikings$9,400,000$3,000,000$500,000$100,000$0$13,000,0006.8%$10,000,000
2020Vikings$10,400,000$3,000,000$500,000$100,000$0$14,000,0007.0%$11,000,000
2021Vikings$11,400,000$3,000,000$500,000$100,000$0$15,000,000--$12,000,000
2022Vikings$11,400,000$3,000,000$500,000$100,000$0$15,000,000--$12,000,000
2023Vikings$11,400,000$0$500,000$100,000$0$12,000,000--$12,000,000
Total$57,514,000$15,627,224$2,500,000$500,000$0$76,141,224 $76,141,224

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20151436.6%31.9%294642.5890001000
20161658.1%13.3%342212.5102.5111910011241
20171677.7%17.4%241875611112001100
20181085.1%31.8%351311.572151500001321

Financial Reports

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