Dennis Pitta

Tight End

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $0
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 0.00%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $0
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 0.00%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio:
  • Total Contract Value: $6,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 34/215 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 6′ 4″
  • Weight: 245
  • College: BYU
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 4, #114 overall (Ravens)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Other
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Ravens signed TE Dennis Pitta to a five year, $32 million contract extension on March 3, 2014. The contract contains $16 million in fully guaranteed salary including a signing bonus of $11 million. Base salaries of the contract are $1,000,000(2014), $4,000,0000(2015), $5,000,000(2016), $5,500,000(2017), and $5,500,000(2018).

On April 13, 2016 Pitta agreed to reduce his base salary from $5 million to $1 million resulting in a $4 million savings for the Ravens on the salary cap.

Per Brian McFarland, Pitta agreed to a paycut of $3 million in 2017 and $2.5 million in 2018 on March 20, 2017. By our calculations the Ravens saved $2.5 million against the cap in 2017.

Current Contract

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
Total$0$0$0$0$0$0
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $21,704,000
Years: 7
Career APY: $3,100,571
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYearsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Ravens20104$3,704,000$926,000$3,704,000100.0%$926,000
RavensUFA20145$28,000,000$5,600,000$17,500,00062.5%$5,833,333
RavensOtherActive20172$6,000,000$3,000,000$500,0008.3%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYearsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Ravens7$20,704,000$2,957,714$16,304,00076.9%$4,900,00023.1%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2010Ravens$320,000$123,666$0$0$0$443,666
2011Ravens$450,000$123,666$0$0$0$573,6660.5%
2012Ravens$540,000$123,668$0$0$0$663,6680.6%
2013Ravens$2,023,000$0$0$0$0$2,023,0001.6%
2014Ravens$1,000,000 $1,000,000$2,200,000$0$0$0$3,200,0002.4%
2015Ravens$4,000,000 $4,000,000$2,200,000$0$0$0$6,200,0004.3%
2016Ravens$1,000,000$2,200,000$0$0$0$3,200,0002.1%
Total$9,333,000$6,971,000$0$0$0$16,304,000 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Ravens2017$2,700,000$500,000
Ravens2018$2,200,000$0
Total$4,900,000$500,000

Traditional Statistics (2013-present)

YearGames PlayedReceivingRushingFumbles
RecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20134201698.51000.0000
20143161257.80000.0000
201616867298.52000.0011

Financial Reports

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