• 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $5,333,333
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 2.90%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $12,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 6.64%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.25
  • Total Contract Value: $28,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,333,333
  • Position Ranking: 1/37 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $10,800,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 346
  • College: Memphis
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 1, #11 overall (Chiefs)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Dontari Poe signed a three year, $28 million contract with the Panthers. Poe received $10.8 million in full guarantees including a $10 million signing bonus. If Poe is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2019 league year another $2.5 million vill become fully guaranteed. If Poe is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2020 league year he will receive a $2.5 million roster bonus. $600,000 is paid as gameday active roster bonuses. There is $500,000 per year in weight incentives in the contract.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201828$800,000 $800,000$3,333,333$600,000$600,000$0$5,333,3333.0%
201929$4,500,000$3,333,333$600,000$900,000$0$9,333,3334.9%
202030$6,000,000$3,333,334$3,100,000$900,000$0$13,333,3346.7%
Total$11,300,000$10,000,000$4,300,000$2,400,000$0$28,000,000
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Career Earnings: $34,966,006
Career APY: $5,827,668
Potential Earnings: $52,966,006
Total Guarantees: $18,300,000
Largest Cash Payment: $12,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $13,333,334 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChiefsDraftedExpired20125$17,466,004$3,493,201$17,466,006100.0%$3,493,201
FalconsUFAExpired20171$8,000,000$8,000,000$7,500,00093.8%$7,500,000
PanthersUFAActive20183$28,000,000$9,333,333$10,000,00035.7%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs5$17,466,006$3,493,201$17,466,0040.0%$00.0%
Falcons1$7,500,000$7,500,000$8,000,0000.0%$00.0%
Panthers0$10,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Chiefs$390,000$1,668,182$0$0$0$2,058,1821.7%$7,062,730
2013Chiefs$904,546 $904,546$1,668,182$0$0$0$2,572,7282.1%$904,546
2014Chiefs$1,419,092 $1,419,092$1,668,182$0$0$0$3,087,2742.3%$1,419,092
2015Chiefs$1,933,638 $1,933,638$1,668,182$0$0$0$3,601,8202.5%$1,933,638
2016Chiefs$6,146,000 $6,146,000$0$0$0$0$6,146,0004.0%$6,146,000
2017Falcons$7,500,000 $7,500,000$0$0$0$500,000$8,000,0004.8%$7,500,000
2018Panthers$800,000 $800,000$3,333,333$600,000$600,000$0$5,333,3333.0%$12,000,000
2019Panthers$4,500,000$3,333,333$600,000$900,000$0$9,333,3334.9%$6,000,000
2020Panthers$6,000,000$3,333,334$3,100,000$900,000$0$13,333,3346.7%$10,000,000
Total$29,593,276$16,672,728$4,300,000$2,400,000$500,000$53,466,004 $52,966,006

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20121674.4%17.7%281000334000000
20131587.9%11.3%4384.530.5574000000
20141689.1%13.5%378630.5481000000
20151569.7%10.3%291012330001100
20161673.5%13.6%1891.52.5193001000
20171574.7%16.1%23142.517.54102000000
2018652.2%0.0%1500010000000

Financial Reports

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