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: 2.61%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.95
  • Total Contract Value: $18,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/79 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,000,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 265
  • College: Michigan State
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201726$2,000,000 $5,000,000$333,333$3,000,000$0$0$5,333,3333.2%
201827$6,000,000 $4,000,000$333,333$0$0$0$6,333,3333.6%
201928$6,000,000$333,334$0$0$0$6,333,3343.3%
Total$14,000,000$1,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$18,000,000
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Career Earnings: $9,623,552
Career APY: $1,924,710
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

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
DolphinsDraftedExpired20134$3,623,552$905,888$3,623,552100.0%$905,888
BearsUFAActive20173$18,000,000$6,000,000$6,000,00033.3%$6,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins4$3,623,552$905,888$3,623,5520.0%$00.0%
Bears1$6,000,000$6,000,000$5,333,3330.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013Dolphins$405,000$116,888$0$0$0$521,8880.4%$872,552
2014Dolphins$495,000$116,888$0$0$0$611,8880.5%$495,000
2015Dolphins$585,000$116,888$0$0$0$701,8880.5%$585,000
2016Dolphins$1,671,000$116,888$0$0$0$1,787,8881.2%$1,671,000
2017Bears$2,000,000 $5,000,000$333,333$3,000,000$0$0$5,333,3333.2%$6,000,000
2018Bears$6,000,000 $4,000,000$333,333$0$0$0$6,333,3333.6%$6,000,000
2019Bears$6,000,000$333,334$0$0$0$6,333,3343.3%$6,000,000
Total$17,156,000$1,467,552$3,000,000$0$0$21,623,552 $21,623,552

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20131527.2%3.0%6325.31000.0000
20141446.3%6.2%2428411.82000.0000
20151344.5%5.2%181277.11000.0011
20161473.9%12.3%262569.84000.0000
20171458.7%9.7%1518012.01000.0000
2018542.5%29.3%294.50000.0000

Financial Reports

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