Ezekiel Ansah

4-3 Defensive End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $0
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.00%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $0
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.00%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0
  • Total Contract Value: $17,143,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $17,143,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/25 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,143,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 271
  • College: BYU
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 1, #5 overall (Lions)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Franchise
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Lions placed the franchise tag on Ziggy Ansah on February 27, 2018. Ansah signed the one year contract on April 17, 2018. The contract, worth $17.143 million, is fully guaranteed.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 29 $17,143,000 $17,143,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $17,143,000 9.7%
Total $17,143,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $17,143,000
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Career Earnings: $48,471,502
Career APY: $8,078,584
Potential Earnings: $48,471,502
Total Guarantees: $48,471,502
Largest Cash Payment: $17,143,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $17,143,000 (2018)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Lions Drafted Expired 2013 5 $31,328,502 $6,265,700 $31,328,502 $31,328,502 100.0% $6,265,700
Lions Franchise Active 2018 1 $17,143,000 $17,143,000 $17,143,000 $17,143,000 100.0% $17,143,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Lions 6 $48,471,502 $8,078,584 $48,471,502 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2013 Lions $405,000 $405,000 $2,975,818 $0 $0 $0 $3,380,818 2.7% $12,308,272
2014 Lions $1,250,205 $1,250,205 $2,975,818 $0 $0 $0 $4,226,023 3.2% $1,250,205
2015 Lions $2,095,410 $2,095,410 $2,975,818 $0 $0 $0 $5,071,228 3.5% $2,095,410
2016 Lions $2,940,615 $2,940,615 $2,975,818 $0 $0 $0 $5,916,433 3.8% $2,940,615
2017 Lions $12,734,000 $12,734,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $12,734,000 7.6% $12,734,000
2018 Lions $17,143,000 $17,143,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $17,143,000 9.7% $17,143,000
Total $36,568,230 $11,903,272 $0 $0 $0 $48,471,502   $48,471,502

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2013 14 53.7% 1.7%19138727111002000
2014 16 63.4% 0.9%37127.556.513260003000
2015 16 62.8% 14.9%39814.59915331004210
2016 13 48.3% 1.2%21142197150000000
2017 14 47.3% 0.9%35594412120001100
2018 7 14.8% 1.8%74426370000000

Financial Reports

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