Denzel Ward Contract Details, Salary Cap Charges, Bonus Money, and Contract History | Over The Cap

Denzel Ward

Cornerback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $5,302,792
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 2.20%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $19,771,169
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 8.85%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.73
  • Total Contract Value: $29,165,356
  • Annual Contract Value: $7,291,339
  • Position Ranking: 4/159 at CB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $29,165,356
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 191
  • College: Ohio State
  • Accrued Seasons: 0
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 1, #4 overall (Browns)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2022, pending fifth year option (UFA)

Contract Notes

Denzel Ward, the 4th overall pick of the 2018 NFL Draft, signed a fully guaranteed contract with the Browns worth $29,165,356.  Ward's signing bonus is $19,291,168.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2018$480,000 $480,000$4,822,792$0$0$0$5,302,7923.0%
2019$570,000 $1,805,698$4,822,792$1,298,356$0$0$6,628,4903.5%
2020$660,000 $3,131,396$4,822,792$2,471,396$0$0$7,954,1884.0%
2021$750,000 $4,457,094$4,822,792$3,707,094$0$0$9,279,886--
Total$2,460,000$19,291,168$7,476,846$0$0$29,165,356
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $19,291,168
Years: 0
Career APY: $0
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDraftedActive20184$29,165,356$7,291,339$19,291,16866.1%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns0$19,291,168$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2018Browns$480,000 $480,000$4,822,792$0$0$0$5,302,7923.0%
2019Browns$570,000 $1,805,698$4,822,792$1,298,356$0$0$6,628,4903.5%
2020Browns$660,000 $3,131,396$4,822,792$2,471,396$0$0$7,954,1884.0%
2021Browns$750,000 $4,457,094$4,822,792$3,707,094$0$0$9,279,886--
Total$2,460,000$19,291,168$7,476,846$0$0$29,165,356 

Statistics (2014-present)

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Financial Reports

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