• 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $0
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 0.00%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $0
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 0.00%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0
  • Total Contract Value: $930,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $930,000
  • Position Ranking: 42/119 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 300
  • College: Arizona
  • Accrued Seasons: 10
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 3, #81 overall (Texans)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (SFA)
  • Free Agency: 2020 (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

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201932$930,000$00.0%
Total$930,000$0
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Career Earnings: $23,318,500
Career APY: $2,331,850
Potential Earnings: $23,228,500
Total Guarantees: $10,528,500
Largest Cash Payment: $5,500,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,500,000 (2015)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TexansDraftedExpired20104$2,578,500$644,625$788,500$2,728,500105.8%$682,125
DolphinsUFATerminated20144$16,000,000$4,000,000$5,000,000$12,000,00075.0%$4,000,000
49ersSFAExpired20174$16,000,000$4,000,000$4,650,000$8,500,00053.1%$4,250,000
SeahawksSFATerminated20191$1,020,000$1,020,000$90,000$90,0008.8%$0
49ersSFAActive20191$930,000$930,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Texans4$2,728,500$682,125$2,728,5000.0%$00.0%
Dolphins3$12,000,000$4,000,000$11,500,0000.0%$500,0000.0%
49ers3$8,500,000$2,833,333$6,771,8750.0%$1,500,0000.0%
Seahawks0$90,000$0$00.0%$90,0000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2010Texans$320,000$197,125$0$0$0$517,125--$1,108,500
2011Texans$450,000$197,125$0$0$0$647,1250.5%$450,000
2012Texans$540,000$197,125$0$0$0$737,1250.6%$540,000
2013Texans$630,000$197,125$0$0$0$827,1250.7%$630,000
2014Dolphins$3,000,000$500,000$0$0$3,000,000$3,500,0002.6%$5,000,000
2015Dolphins$4,000,000$500,000$0$0$3,000,000$4,500,0003.1%$4,000,000
2016Dolphins$2,975,000$500,000$0$25,000$0$3,500,0002.3%$3,000,000
201749ers$1,650,000$750,000$750,000$100,000$1,650,000$2,921,8751.7%$5,500,000
201849ers$2,250,000$750,000$750,000$100,000$1,850,000$3,850,0002.2%$3,000,000
201949ers$930,000$0$0$0$0$00.0%$0
Total$16,745,000$3,788,500$1,500,000$225,000$9,500,000$21,000,375$23,228,500
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Dolphins2017$500,000$0
49ers2019$1,500,000$0
Seahawks2019$90,000$90,000
Total$2,090,000$90,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201112----28.1%0.0%141310011000200
201216----37.4%13.0%191200113001000
2013160052.5%15.9%30181.59.5230000000
2014160050.6%30.5%2112212721000000
2015124043.5%14.8%14800320000000
201697026.2%13.3%11600310000000
2017160055.3%15.9%181216334000100
2018140233.9%14.3%171100230000000

Valuation Diamond

The diamond is a scatterplot graph that visualizes the relation of the player's APY (in green) and performance (in blue, as measured by OTC's Valuations) to the rest of the league at his position. To understand how to read the diamond, read this explainer.

OTC ValuationAPY
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Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.7M $8.5M $11.4M $14.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $4,332,000 $4,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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