Giovani Bernard

Running Back

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.30%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,800,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.25%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.84
  • Total Contract Value: $15,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,166,667
  • Position Ranking: 12/166 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $5,000,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 208
  • College: North Carolina
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 2, #37 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Giovani Bernard signed a three year contract extension worth $15.5 million with the Bengals on June 9, 2016. Bernard received $5 million in guarantees including a $3 million signing bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201625$1,071,364$1,300,153$2,000,000$200,000$50,000$2,000,000$4,621,5173.0%
201726$1,600,000$750,000$1,000,000$200,000$200,000$0$3,675,0002.2%
201827$3,100,000$750,000$0$200,000$200,000$0$4,250,0002.4%
201928$3,400,000$750,000$0$200,000$200,000$0$4,500,0002.4%
Total$9,171,364$3,550,153$3,000,000$800,000$650,000$2,000,000$17,046,517
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Career Earnings: $16,903,340
Career APY: $2,817,223
Potential Earnings: $20,703,340
Total Guarantees: $8,249,400
Largest Cash Payment: $6,321,364 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,621,517 (2016)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedRenegotiated20134$5,253,340$1,313,335$3,249,400$4,131,97678.7%$1,377,325
BengalsExtensionActive20163$15,500,000$5,166,667$5,000,000$12,771,36482.4%$4,257,121
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals6$16,903,340$2,817,223$16,128,3400.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Bengals$405,000$550,153$0$0$0$405,000$955,1530.8%$2,605,612
2014Bengals$643,788$550,153$0$0$0$643,788$1,193,9410.9%$643,788
2015Bengals$832,576$550,153$0$0$50,000$0$1,432,7291.0%$882,576
2016Bengals$1,071,364$1,300,153$2,000,000$200,000$50,000$2,000,000$4,621,5173.0%$6,321,364
2017Bengals$1,600,000$750,000$1,000,000$200,000$200,000$0$3,675,0002.2%$3,000,000
2018Bengals$3,100,000$750,000$0$200,000$200,000$0$4,250,0002.4%$3,450,000
2019Bengals$3,400,000$750,000$0$200,000$200,000$0$4,500,0002.4%$3,800,000
Total$11,052,728$5,200,612$3,000,000$800,000$700,000$3,048,788$20,628,340$20,703,340

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
OffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20131654.2%0.6%1706954.15565149.2311
20141347.9%0.2%1686804.05433498.1200
20151655.0%0.5%1547304.72494729.6010
20161036.2%0.0%913373.72393368.6111
20171650.3%5.5%954064.323737110.0200
20181233.0%2.4%562113.83352186.2000

Financial Reports

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