• 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $2,595,950
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 1.52%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $1,402,550
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 0.87%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.54
  • Total Contract Value: $8,158,700
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,039,675
  • Position Ranking: 30/157 at 34OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,626,150
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 252
  • College: Auburn
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 1, #23 overall (Chiefs)
  • Year Signed: 2014
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Chiefs picked up the fifth year option on linebacker Dee Ford. The $8.718 million salary is guaranteed for injury and will become fully guaranteed if Ford is on the roster on the 1st day of the 2018 league year.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201423$420,000 $420,000$1,063,400$0$0$0$1,483,4001.1%
201524$790,850 $790,850$1,063,400$0$0$0$1,854,2501.3%
201625$1,161,700 $1,161,700$1,063,400$0$0$0$2,225,1001.4%
201726$957,704$1,063,400$444,846$130,000$0$2,595,9501.6%
201827$8,718,000$0$0$0$0$8,718,0004.9%
Total$12,048,254$4,253,600$444,846$130,000$0$16,876,700
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $6,626,150
Years: 3
Career APY: $2,208,717
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChiefsDraftedActive20144$8,158,700$2,039,675$6,626,15081.2%$2,208,717
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs3$6,626,150$2,208,717$5,562,7500.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2014Chiefs$420,000 $420,000$1,063,400$0$0$0$1,483,4001.1%
2015Chiefs$790,850 $790,850$1,063,400$0$0$0$1,854,2501.3%
2016Chiefs$1,161,700 $1,161,700$1,063,400$0$0$0$2,225,1001.4%
2017Chiefs$957,704$1,063,400$444,846$130,000$0$2,595,9501.6%
2018Chiefs$8,718,000$0$0$0$0$8,718,0004.9%
Total$12,048,254$4,253,600$444,846$130,000$0$16,876,700 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20141611.5%20.0%441.510051000000
20151444.1%0.0%2124256102000000
20161571.6%0.9%25131052.512172001000
2017650.6%0.4%103216371001000

Financial Reports

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