Dannell Ellerbe

4-3 Outside Linebacker

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $3,200,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 1.96%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $2,500,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 1.53%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 9.99
  • Total Contract Value: $5,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 22/101 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,450,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 245
  • College: Georgia
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2009 Undrafted Free Agent (Ravens)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: Other
  • Free Agency: 2017 (Void)

Contract Notes

Per ESPN’s Field Yates, the Saints renegotiated the contract of Dannell Ellerbe on February 9, 2016. The new contract for Ellerbe is worth $5 million over two years and his base salary and $750,000 roster bonus are both guaranted.  Per Yates if Ellerbe plays in 80% of the snaps in 2016, the 2017 contract year will void.

Current Contract

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2015$1,100,000 $1,100,000$700,000$0$100,000$0$1,900,0001.3%
2016$1,700,000 $2,450,000$700,000$750,000$50,000$0$3,200,0002.1%
2017$1,700,000$700,000$750,000$50,000$0$3,200,0001.9%
Total$4,500,000$2,100,000$1,500,000$200,000$0$8,300,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $19,850,000
Years: 4
Career APY: $4,962,500
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYearsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Dolphins20132$9,850,000$4,925,000$14,050,000142.6%$7,025,000
SaintsOtherActive20162$5,000,000$2,500,000$5,800,000116.0%$2,900,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYearsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins2$14,050,000$7,025,000$9,850,00060.6%$6,400,00039.4%
Saints2$5,800,000$2,900,000$5,100,000100.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013Dolphins$1,000,000 $1,000,000$1,400,000$0$25,000$0$2,425,0002.0%
2014Dolphins$6,000,000 $6,000,000$1,400,000$0$25,000$0$7,425,0005.6%
2015Saints$1,100,000 $1,100,000$700,000$0$100,000$0$1,900,0001.3%
2016Saints$1,700,000 $2,450,000$700,000$750,000$50,000$0$3,200,0002.1%
2017Saints$1,700,000$700,000$750,000$50,000$0$3,200,0001.9%
Total$11,500,000$4,900,000$1,500,000$250,000$0$18,150,000 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Dolphins2015$6,400,000$1,500,000
Total$6,400,000$1,500,000

Traditional Statistics (2013-present)

YearGames PlayedTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2013157031153452250200
201412000000000000
2015634500011001100
201693410425582000000

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money
Positional Comparisons to League Average