Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $9,537,500
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 5.66%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $6,850,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 4.55%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.72
  • Total Contract Value: $33,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $11,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 20/681 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $20,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 180
  • College: SMU
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 3, #82 overall (Steelers)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Emmanuel Sanders signed a 3 year, $33 million contract extension with the Broncos. $20 million is fully guaranteed upon signing with another $6.9 million guaranteed for injury. That injury gurantee becomes fully guaranteed if on the roster in March of 2018.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201629$2,500,000 $2,500,000$3,687,500$0$0$0$6,187,5004.0%
201730$6,750,000 $6,750,000$2,687,500$0$100,000$0$9,537,5005.7%
201831$8,150,000$2,687,500$0$100,000$0$10,937,5006.1%
201932$10,150,000$2,687,500$0$100,000$0$12,937,5006.8%
Total$27,550,000$11,750,000$0$300,000$0$39,600,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $28,496,069
Years: 7
Career APY: $4,070,867
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDraftedExpired20103$1,801,069$600,356$1,896,069105.3%$632,023
SteelersRFAExpired20131$2,500,000$2,500,000$2,500,000100.0%$2,500,000
BroncosUFARenegotiated20143$15,000,000$5,000,000$10,850,00072.3%$5,425,000
BroncosExtensionActive20163$33,000,000$11,000,000$13,250,00040.2%$13,250,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers4$4,396,069$1,099,017$4,396,0690.0%$00.0%
Broncos3$24,100,000$8,033,333$16,037,5000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2010Steelers$320,000$195,356$0$0$0$515,356--
2011Steelers$450,000$195,356$0$0$0$645,3560.5%
2012Steelers$540,000$195,357$0$0$0$735,3570.6%
2013Steelers$2,500,000$0$0$0$0$2,500,0002.0%
2014Broncos$2,000,000 $3,000,000$1,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$4,000,0003.0%
2015Broncos$4,850,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$5,850,0004.1%
2016Broncos$2,500,000 $2,500,000$3,687,500$0$0$0$6,187,5004.0%
2017Broncos$6,750,000 $6,750,000$2,687,500$0$100,000$0$9,537,5005.7%
2018Broncos$8,150,000$2,687,500$0$100,000$0$10,937,5006.1%
2019Broncos$10,150,000$2,687,500$0$100,000$0$12,937,5006.8%
Total$38,210,000$14,336,069$1,000,000$300,000$0$53,846,069 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20141688.8%2.2%101140413.998445.5010
20151577.4%11.3%76113514.963299.7022
20161680.4%0.0%79103213.15144.0010
2017862.6%0.7%3444813.22000.0000

Financial Reports

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