Geno Atkins

4-3 Defensive Tackle

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $14,600,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 7.39%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $12,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 9.39%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.82
  • Total Contract Value: $65,200,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $16,300,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/22 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 303
  • College: Georgia
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 4, #120 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Geno Atkins signed a four year, $62.5 million contract extension with the Bengals on August 28, 2018. All details of the contract come from a report from Mike Florio of PFT. Per Florio Atkins guarantee is $17 million, which is made up of a $13 million signing bonus and $4 million roster bonus earned at signing. As a practical matter the true guarantee is $25 million as his base salary becomes guaranteed the week after signing when the regular season begins. If he is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2019 league year he will earn a $3.5 million roster bonus. In each year of the contract Atkins can earn up to $200,000 in per game bonuses and $300,000 in workout bonuses. Atkins 2018 cap charge increased by $5.55 million due to the new extension.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 30 $8,000,000 $4,000,000 $2,600,000 $4,200,000 $300,000 $0 $15,100,000 8.5%
2019 31 $8,000,000 $2,600,000 $3,700,000 $300,000 $0 $14,600,000 7.7%
2020 32 $11,100,000 $2,600,000 $200,000 $300,000 $0 $14,200,000 7.1%
2021 33 $11,700,000 $2,600,000 $200,000 $300,000 $0 $14,800,000 --
2022 34 $12,950,000 $2,600,000 $200,000 $300,000 $0 $16,050,000 --
Total $51,750,000 $13,000,000 $8,500,000 $1,500,000 $0 $74,750,000
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Career Earnings: $72,482,448
Career APY: $8,053,605
Potential Earnings: $121,732,448
Total Guarantees: $32,472,448
Largest Cash Payment: $25,500,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $16,050,000 (2022)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bengals Drafted Renegotiated 2010 4 $3,205,452 $801,363 $472,448 $1,782,448 55.6% $594,149
Bengals Extension Renegotiated 2013 5 $53,327,000 $10,665,400 $15,000,000 $45,200,000 84.8% $9,040,000
Bengals Extension Active 2018 4 $65,200,000 $16,300,000 $17,000,000 $25,500,000 39.1% $25,500,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bengals 9 $72,482,448 $8,053,605 $62,082,450 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2010 Bengals $320,000 $118,112 $0 $0 $0 $438,112 -- $792,448
2011 Bengals $450,000 $118,112 $0 $0 $0 $568,112 0.5% $450,000
2012 Bengals $540,000 $118,112 $0 $0 $0 $658,112 0.5% $540,000
2013 Bengals $4,000,000 $3,118,114 $0 $0 $0 $7,118,114 5.8% $19,000,000
2014 Bengals $2,700,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $300,000 $0 $9,000,000 6.8% $6,000,000
2015 Bengals $5,700,000 $3,000,000 $0 $300,000 $0 $9,000,000 6.3% $6,000,000
2016 Bengals $6,300,000 $3,000,000 $0 $300,000 $0 $9,600,000 6.2% $6,600,000
2017 Bengals $7,300,000 $3,000,000 $0 $300,000 $0 $10,600,000 6.3% $7,600,000
2018 Bengals $8,000,000 $4,000,000 $2,600,000 $4,200,000 $300,000 $0 $15,100,000 8.5% $25,500,000
2019 Bengals $8,000,000 $2,600,000 $3,700,000 $300,000 $0 $14,600,000 7.7% $12,000,000
2020 Bengals $11,100,000 $2,600,000 $200,000 $300,000 $0 $14,200,000 7.1% $11,600,000
2021 Bengals $11,700,000 $2,600,000 $200,000 $300,000 $0 $14,800,000 -- $12,200,000
2022 Bengals $12,950,000 $2,600,000 $200,000 $300,000 $0 $16,050,000 -- $13,450,000
Total $79,060,000 $28,472,450 $11,500,000 $2,700,000 $0 $121,732,450   $121,732,448

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 16 70.6% 0.0%26217.537.5101820022191
2012 16 73.7% 1.1%391512.59017212004000
2013 9 42.4% 0.6%911652.55130000000
2014 16 65.9% 1.3%2014323.5891001000
2015 16 72.6% 1.1%3111118617190001000
2016 16 71.8% 0.5%211196313260000000
2017 16 65.7% 0.4%2816965.510200000000
2018 16 70.4% 5.3%2421105513190000000

Financial Reports

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