Derrick Shelby

4-3 Defensive End

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $4,250,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 2.53%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $3,000,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 1.75%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.71
  • Total Contract Value: $18,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 22/120 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,000,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 280
  • College: Utah
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2012 Undrafted Free Agent (Dolphins)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Derrick Shelby signed a four year, $18 million contract with the Atlanta Falcons on March 14, 2016. Dhelby reeived a $5 million signing bonus as part of his $7.5 million contract guarantee.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201627$1,000,000 $1,000,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$2,250,0001.4%
201728$3,000,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$4,250,0002.5%
201829$4,500,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$5,750,0003.2%
201930$4,500,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$5,750,0003.0%
Total$13,000,000$5,000,000$0$0$0$18,000,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $12,806,000
Years: 6
Career APY: $2,134,333
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Dolphins20123$1,450,000$483,333$1,450,000100.0%$483,333
DolphinsRFA20151$2,356,000$2,356,000$2,356,000100.0%$2,356,000
FalconsUFAActive20164$18,000,000$4,500,000$9,000,00050.0%$4,500,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins4$3,806,000$951,500$3,806,0000.0%$00.0%
Falcons2$9,000,000$4,500,000$6,500,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Dolphins$390,000$3,333$0$0$0$393,3330.3%
2013Dolphins$480,000$3,333$0$0$0$483,3330.4%
2014Dolphins$570,000$3,334$0$0$0$573,3340.4%
2015Dolphins$2,356,000$0$0$0$0$2,356,0001.6%
2016Falcons$1,000,000 $1,000,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$2,250,0001.4%
2017Falcons$3,000,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$4,250,0002.5%
2018Falcons$4,500,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$5,750,0003.2%
2019Falcons$4,500,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$5,750,0003.0%
Total$16,796,000$5,010,000$0$0$0$21,806,000 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20141539.4%35.4%215317431120100
20151672.4%27.9%25123.537.54841222001
2016622.0%12.0%6200221000000
20171537.7%17.9%151419310000000

Financial Reports

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