Dontari Poe

4-3 Defensive Tackle

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $5,333,333
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 2.90%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $12,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 6.73%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.25
  • Total Contract Value: $28,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,333,333
  • Position Ranking: 1/24 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $10,800,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 346
  • College: Memphis
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 28 $800,000 $800,000 $3,333,333 $600,000 $600,000 $0 $5,333,333 3.0%
2019 29 $4,500,000 $3,333,333 $600,000 $900,000 $0 $9,333,333 4.9%
2020 30 $6,000,000 $3,333,334 $3,100,000 $900,000 $0 $13,333,334 6.7%
Total $11,300,000 $10,000,000 $4,300,000 $2,400,000 $0 $28,000,000
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Career Earnings: $36,966,006
Career APY: $5,280,858
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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Chiefs Drafted Expired 2012 5 $17,466,004 $3,493,201 $0 $17,466,006 100.0% $3,493,201
Falcons UFA Expired 2017 1 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $7,500,000 $7,500,000 93.8% $7,500,000
Panthers UFA Active 2018 3 $28,000,000 $9,333,333 $10,800,000 $12,000,000 42.9% $12,000,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Chiefs 5 $17,466,006 $3,493,201 $17,466,004 0.0% $0 0.0%
Falcons 1 $7,500,000 $7,500,000 $8,000,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Panthers 1 $12,000,000 $12,000,000 $5,333,333 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2012 Chiefs $390,000 $1,668,182 $0 $0 $0 $2,058,182 1.7% $7,062,730
2013 Chiefs $904,546 $904,546 $1,668,182 $0 $0 $0 $2,572,728 2.1% $904,546
2014 Chiefs $1,419,092 $1,419,092 $1,668,182 $0 $0 $0 $3,087,274 2.3% $1,419,092
2015 Chiefs $1,933,638 $1,933,638 $1,668,182 $0 $0 $0 $3,601,820 2.5% $1,933,638
2016 Chiefs $6,146,000 $6,146,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,146,000 4.0% $6,146,000
2017 Falcons $7,500,000 $7,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $500,000 $8,000,000 4.8% $7,500,000
2018 Panthers $800,000 $800,000 $3,333,333 $600,000 $600,000 $0 $5,333,333 3.0% $12,000,000
2019 Panthers $4,500,000 $3,333,333 $600,000 $900,000 $0 $9,333,333 4.9% $6,000,000
2020 Panthers $6,000,000 $3,333,334 $3,100,000 $900,000 $0 $13,333,334 6.7% $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

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2012 16 74.4% 17.7%281000334000000
2013 15 87.9% 11.3%4384.530.5574000000
2014 16 89.1% 13.5%378630.5481000000
2015 15 69.7% 10.3%291012330001100
2016 16 73.5% 13.6%1891.52.5193001000
2017 15 74.7% 16.1%23142.517.54102000000
2018 16 51.7% 5.5%9816430000000

Financial Reports

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