Dion Sims

Tight End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $6,333,333
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 3.42%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $6,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 2.63%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.95
  • Total Contract Value: $18,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/39 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,000,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 265
  • College: Michigan State
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 4, #106 overall (Dolphins)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Dion Sims signed a three year, $18 million contract with the Bears on March 10, 2017. Sims received $6 million fully guaranteed.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 26 $2,000,000 $5,000,000 $333,333 $3,000,000 $0 $0 $5,333,333 3.2%
2018 27 $6,000,000 $4,000,000 $333,333 $0 $0 $0 $6,333,333 3.6%
2019 28 $6,000,000 $333,334 $0 $0 $0 $6,333,334 3.3%
Total $14,000,000 $1,000,000 $3,000,000 $0 $0 $18,000,000
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Career Earnings: $15,623,552
Career APY: $2,603,925
Potential Earnings: $21,623,552
Total Guarantees: $6,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $6,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,333,334 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Dolphins Drafted Expired 2013 4 $3,623,552 $905,888 $0 $3,623,552 100.0% $905,888
Bears UFA Active 2017 3 $18,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $12,000,000 66.7% $6,000,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins 4 $3,623,552 $905,888 $3,623,552 0.0% $0 0.0%
Bears 2 $12,000,000 $6,000,000 $11,666,666 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2013 Dolphins $405,000 $116,888 $0 $0 $0 $521,888 0.4% $872,552
2014 Dolphins $495,000 $116,888 $0 $0 $0 $611,888 0.5% $495,000
2015 Dolphins $585,000 $116,888 $0 $0 $0 $701,888 0.5% $585,000
2016 Dolphins $1,671,000 $116,888 $0 $0 $0 $1,787,888 1.2% $1,671,000
2017 Bears $2,000,000 $5,000,000 $333,333 $3,000,000 $0 $0 $5,333,333 3.2% $6,000,000
2018 Bears $6,000,000 $4,000,000 $333,333 $0 $0 $0 $6,333,333 3.6% $6,000,000
2019 Bears $6,000,000 $333,334 $0 $0 $0 $6,333,334 3.3% $6,000,000
Total $17,156,000 $1,467,552 $3,000,000 $0 $0 $21,623,552   $21,623,552

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Receiving Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special RecYardsAvgTD AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2013 15 27.2% 3.0%6325.31000.0000
2014 14 46.3% 6.2%2428411.82000.0000
2015 13 44.5% 5.2%181277.11000.0011
2016 14 73.9% 12.3%262569.84000.0000
2017 14 58.7% 9.7%1518012.01000.0000
2018 8 18.2% 11.7%294.50000.0000

Financial Reports

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