Earl Mitchell

4-3 Defensive Tackle

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,356,250
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.94%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,700,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.83%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.85
  • Total Contract Value: $16,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/22 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,650,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 300
  • College: Arizona
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 3, #81 overall (Texans)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Earl Mitchell signed a 4 year, $16 million contract with the 49ers on February 27, 2017. Per Jay Hurley, Mitchell received a $3 million signing bonus and can earn up to $750,000 in annual roster bonuses. Mitchell's 2017 base salary is guaranteed and a portion of his 2018 base becomes fully guaranteed if he is on the roster on April 1, 2018.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 30 $1,650,000 $1,650,000 $750,000 $750,000 $100,000 $0 $2,921,875 1.7%
2018 31 $2,250,000 $1,850,000 $750,000 $750,000 $100,000 $0 $3,850,000 2.2%
2019 32 $2,850,000 $750,000 $750,000 $100,000 $0 $4,356,250 2.3%
2020 33 $2,850,000 $750,000 $750,000 $100,000 $0 $4,450,000 2.2%
Total $9,600,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $400,000 $0 $15,578,125
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Career Earnings: $23,228,500
Career APY: $2,580,944
Potential Earnings: $30,628,500
Total Guarantees: $4,650,000
Largest Cash Payment: $5,500,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,500,000 (2015)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Texans 2010 4 $2,728,500 $682,125 $0 $2,728,500 100.0% $682,125
Dolphins UFA 2014 4 $16,000,000 $4,000,000 $0 $12,000,000 75.0% $4,000,000
49ers SFA Active 2017 4 $16,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,650,000 $8,500,000 53.1% $4,250,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Texans 4 $2,728,500 $682,125 $2,728,500 0.0% $0 0.0%
Dolphins 3 $12,000,000 $4,000,000 $11,500,000 0.0% $500,000 0.0%
49ers 2 $8,500,000 $4,250,000 $6,771,875 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2010 Texans $320,000 $197,125 $0 $0 $0 $517,125 -- $1,108,500
2011 Texans $450,000 $197,125 $0 $0 $0 $647,125 0.5% $450,000
2012 Texans $540,000 $197,125 $0 $0 $0 $737,125 0.6% $540,000
2013 Texans $630,000 $197,125 $0 $0 $0 $827,125 0.7% $630,000
2014 Dolphins $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,500,000 2.6% $5,000,000
2015 Dolphins $4,000,000 $3,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,500,000 3.1% $4,000,000
2016 Dolphins $2,975,000 $500,000 $0 $25,000 $0 $3,500,000 2.3% $3,000,000
2017 49ers $1,650,000 $1,650,000 $750,000 $750,000 $100,000 $0 $2,921,875 1.7% $5,500,000
2018 49ers $2,250,000 $1,850,000 $750,000 $750,000 $100,000 $0 $3,850,000 2.2% $3,000,000
2019 49ers $2,850,000 $750,000 $750,000 $100,000 $0 $4,356,250 2.3% $3,700,000
2020 49ers $2,850,000 $750,000 $750,000 $100,000 $0 $4,450,000 2.2% $3,700,000
Total $21,515,000 $5,288,500 $3,000,000 $425,000 $0 $29,806,625   $30,628,500
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Dolphins 2017 $500,000 $0
Total$500,000$0

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 12 28.1% 0.0%141310011000200
2012 16 37.4% 13.0%191200113001000
2013 16 52.5% 15.9%30181.59.5230000000
2014 16 50.6% 30.5%2112212721000000
2015 12 43.5% 14.8%14800320000000
2016 9 26.2% 13.3%11600310000000
2017 16 55.3% 15.9%181216334000100
2018 14 33.9% 14.3%171100230000000

Financial Reports

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