Dannell Ellerbe

4-3 Outside Linebacker

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $370,588
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 0.21%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $370,588
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 0.23%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $900,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $900,000
  • Position Ranking: 53/189 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 245
  • College: Georgia
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2009 Undrafted Free Agent (Ravens)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2018 (UFA)

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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201732$900,000$0$0$0$0$370,5880.2%
Total$900,000$0$0$0$0$370,588
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $20,650,000
Years: 4
Career APY: $5,162,500
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Dolphins20132$9,850,000$4,925,000$14,050,000142.6%$7,025,000
SaintsOtherTerminated20162$5,000,000$2,500,000$6,600,000132.0%$3,300,000
EaglesSFAActive20171$900,000$900,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins2$14,050,000$7,025,000$9,850,0000.0%$6,400,0000.0%
Saints2$6,600,000$3,300,000$5,100,0000.0%$1,500,0000.0%
Eagles0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
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%
2017Eagles$900,000$0$0$0$0$370,5880.2%
Total$10,700,000$4,200,000$750,000$200,000$0$15,320,588 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Dolphins2015$6,400,000$1,500,000
Saints2017$1,500,000$800,000
Total$7,900,000$2,300,000

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201411.7%0.0%2000000000000
2015623.6%0.0%34500011001100
2016942.3%1.5%3410425582000000

Financial Reports

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