• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $5,300,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.73%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,350,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.23%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.01
  • Total Contract Value: $42,040,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $10,510,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/35 at 34DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,250,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 336
  • College: Florida State
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 2, #39 overall (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2018 (Extension)
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $2,331,000

Contract Notes

On March 11, 2019 the Bears converted Goldman's 2019 $3 million roster bonus into a signing bonus saving $2.25 million on the 2019 salary cap, per report from Field Yates.

Eddie Goldman signed a 4 year extension with the Chicago Bears on September 7, 2018.  The extension is worth $42,040,000 with $17,250,000 virtually guaranteed at signing including a $11 million signing bonus.  Goldman's 2019 roster bonus is due the 3rd day of the 2019 league year.  Goldman's 2020 base salary is guaranteed for skill & cap at signing, and becomes fully guaranteed on the 3rd day of the 2020 league year.  Goldman's 2020 roster bonus is guaranteed for injury only at signing and becomes fully guaranteed on the 3rd day of the 2019 league year.  Goldman can earn up to $3 million in incentives 2020-2022 through pro bowl ballots, playing time, and sacks.

Eddie Goldman signed a 4 year contract with the Bears on May 8, 2015 worth $5,686,314. Goldman received a $2,395,500 signing bonus and $3.5 million in total guarantees.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201824$1,000,000$2,798,875$0$0$1,000,000$3,798,8752.1%
2019 📝
March 15: 2020 $3 million roster bonus becomes guaranteed
25$2,250,000$2,950,000$0$100,000$2,250,000$5,300,0002.8%
2020 📝
March 20: Base salary becomes guaranteed
26$4,750,000$2,950,000$3,000,000$100,000$3,000,000$10,800,0005.4%
202127$8,760,407$2,950,000$0$100,000$0$11,710,407--
2022 📝
March 15: $750,000 roster bonus is due
28$8,340,000$2,950,000$750,000$100,000$0$12,140,000--
Total$25,100,407$14,598,875$3,750,000$400,000$6,250,000$43,749,282
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Career Earnings: $21,825,907
Career APY: $4,365,181
Potential Earnings: $47,726,314
Total Guarantees: $20,773,969
Largest Cash Payment: $12,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $12,140,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedRenegotiated20154$5,686,314$1,421,579$3,523,969$4,475,90778.7%$1,491,969
BearsExtensionActive20184$42,040,000$10,510,000$17,250,000$17,350,00041.3%$8,675,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears5$21,825,907$4,365,181$12,975,9070.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Bears$435,000$598,875$0$0$435,000$1,033,8750.7%$2,830,500
2016Bears$693,469$598,875$0$0$693,469$1,292,3440.8%$693,469
2017Bears$951,938$598,875$0$0$0$1,550,8130.9%$951,938
2018Bears$1,000,000$2,798,875$0$0$1,000,000$3,798,8752.1%$12,000,000
2019Bears$2,250,000$2,950,000$0$100,000$2,250,000$5,300,0002.8%$5,350,000
2020Bears$4,750,000$2,950,000$3,000,000$100,000$3,000,000$10,800,0005.4%$7,850,000
2021Bears$8,760,407$2,950,000$0$100,000$0$11,710,407--$8,860,407
2022Bears$8,340,000$2,950,000$750,000$100,000$0$12,140,000--$9,190,000
Total$27,180,814$16,395,500$3,750,000$400,000$7,378,469$47,626,314$47,726,314

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2015151050.1%16.2%1664.540.5560000000
2016610018.3%3.5%1262.515.5241000000
2017151057.5%11.2%26151.55.5350000100
2018160052.5%9.0%2712321530000100
2019151043.2%6.7%20917220000000

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
Regular$2,257,000$10,510,000
Injury Adjusted$2,458,150$9,853,125
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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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