Ezekiel Ansah

4-3 Defensive End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $7,875,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 4.13%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $9,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 4.17%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.14
  • Total Contract Value: $9,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 15/121 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 271
  • College: BYU
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 1, #5 overall (Lions)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Ziggy Ansah signed a one year, $9 million contract with the Seahawks on May 10, 2019. Ansah received $6 million in guarantees, including a $3.5 million signing bonus. There are two sets of per game roster bonuses, both of which equal a maximum of $1.5 million. One roster bonus is paid out on the basis of being on the 46 man roster and the second on the basis of being on the 53 man roster.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$2,500,000$3,500,000$3,000,000$2,500,000$7,875,0004.2%
Total$2,500,000$3,500,000$3,000,000$2,500,000$7,875,000
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Career Earnings: $51,971,502
Career APY: $8,661,917
Potential Earnings: $57,471,502
Total Guarantees: $41,737,502
Largest Cash Payment: $17,143,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $17,143,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsDraftedExpired20135$31,328,502$6,265,700$18,594,502$31,328,502100.0%$6,265,700
LionsFranchiseExpired20181$17,143,000$17,143,000$17,143,000$17,143,000100.0%$17,143,000
SeahawksSFAActive20191$9,000,000$9,000,000$6,000,000$3,500,00038.9%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions6$48,471,502$8,078,584$48,471,5020.0%$00.0%
Seahawks0$3,500,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Lions$405,000$2,975,818$0$405,000$3,380,8182.7%$12,308,272
2014Lions$1,250,205$2,975,818$0$1,250,205$4,226,0233.2%$1,250,205
2015Lions$2,095,410$2,975,818$0$2,095,410$5,071,2283.5%$2,095,410
2016Lions$2,940,615$2,975,818$0$2,940,615$5,916,4333.8%$2,940,615
2017Lions$12,734,000$0$0$12,734,000$12,734,0007.6%$12,734,000
2018Lions$17,143,000$0$0$17,143,000$17,143,0009.7%$17,143,000
2019Seahawks$2,500,000$3,500,000$3,000,000$2,500,000$7,875,0004.2%$9,000,000
Total$39,068,230$15,403,272$3,000,000$39,068,230$56,346,502$57,471,502

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20131453.7%1.7%19138727111002000
20141663.4%0.9%37127.556.513260003000
20151662.8%14.9%39814.59915331004210
20161348.3%1.2%21142197150000000
20171447.3%0.9%35594412120001100
2018714.8%1.8%74426370000000

Financial Reports

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