Derrick Morgan

3-4 Outside Linebacker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $8,437,500
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.05%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $7,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 3.87%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.83
  • Total Contract Value: $27,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,750,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/21 at 34OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,500,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 271
  • College: Georgia Tech
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 1, #16 overall (Titans)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Derrick Morgan signed a 4 year, $27 million contract with the Titans on March 14, 2015. Mogran received a $6 million signing bonus and $8.5 million in full guarantees. His 2016 base salary will become fully guaranteed if Morgan is on the roster on the 5th dayof the league year. From 2016-2018 he can earn up to $500,000 in gameday active roster bonuses.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 26 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,000,000 2.8%
2016 27 $4,500,000 $2,000,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $6,312,500 4.1%
2017 28 $6,000,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $7,968,750 4.8%
2018 29 $6,500,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $8,437,500 4.8%
Total $19,500,000 $6,000,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $26,718,750
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Career Earnings: $42,682,510
Career APY: $4,742,501
Potential Earnings: $42,682,510
Total Guarantees: $19,100,010
Largest Cash Payment: $9,170,000 (2011)
Largest Cap Hit: $8,437,500 (2018)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Titans Drafted Expired 2010 5 $15,000,010 $3,000,002 $10,600,010 $15,745,010 105.0% $3,149,002
Titans UFA Active 2015 4 $27,000,000 $6,750,000 $8,500,000 $26,937,500 99.8% $6,734,375
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Titans 9 $42,682,510 $4,742,501 $38,357,090 0.0% $1,361,670 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2010 Titans $320,000 $166,668 $960,000 $0 $0 $1,446,668 -- $2,280,010
2011 Titans $450,000 $1,361,668 $0 $0 $0 $1,811,668 1.5% $9,170,000
2012 Titans $725,000 $1,361,668 $0 $230,000 $0 $2,316,668 1.9% $955,000
2013 Titans $1,045,000 $1,361,668 $0 $115,000 $0 $2,521,668 2.1% $1,160,000
2014 Titans $2,065,000 $1,361,668 $0 $115,000 $0 $3,541,668 2.7% $2,180,000
2015 Titans $2,500,000 $2,500,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,000,000 2.8% $8,500,000
2016 Titans $4,500,000 $2,000,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $6,312,500 4.1% $5,000,000
2017 Titans $6,000,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $7,968,750 4.8% $6,437,500
2018 Titans $6,500,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $8,437,500 4.8% $7,000,000
Total $24,105,000 $11,613,340 $2,460,000 $460,000 $0 $38,357,090   $42,682,510
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Titans 2015 $1,361,670 $0
Total$1,361,670$0

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 13 56.0% 0.0%2282.57.5372000000
2012 16 80.9% 17.4%35246.541.510235001100
2013 15 74.8% 15.8%2966379212001100
2014 16 88.0% 18.3%43206.535.51097002000
2015 10 49.7% 7.8%1774.533.5592001000
2016 15 70.3% 1.5%24995711221000000
2017 14 66.0% 0.2%16147.5546132000200
2018 13 51.1% 1.4%1960.55.5043000100

Financial Reports

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