Giovani Bernard

Running Back

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.28%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,800,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.97%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.84
  • Total Contract Value: $15,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,166,667
  • Position Ranking: 1/30 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2016 25 $1,071,364 $2,000,000 $1,300,153 $2,200,000 $50,000 $0 $4,621,517 3.0%
2017 26 $1,600,000 $750,000 $1,200,000 $200,000 $0 $3,675,000 2.2%
2018 27 $3,100,000 $750,000 $200,000 $200,000 $0 $4,250,000 2.4%
2019 28 $3,400,000 $750,000 $200,000 $200,000 $0 $4,500,000 2.4%
Total $9,171,364 $3,550,153 $3,800,000 $650,000 $0 $17,046,517
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Career Earnings: $16,903,340
Career APY: $2,817,223
Potential Earnings: $20,703,340
Total Guarantees: $5,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $6,321,364 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,621,517 (2016)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bengals Drafted 2013 3 $3,581,823 $1,193,941 $0 $4,131,976 115.4% $1,377,325
Bengals Extension Active 2016 3 $15,500,000 $5,166,667 $5,000,000 $12,771,364 82.4% $4,257,121
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bengals 6 $16,903,340 $2,817,223 $16,128,340 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2013 Bengals $405,000 $405,000 $550,153 $0 $0 $0 $955,153 0.8% $2,605,612
2014 Bengals $643,788 $643,788 $550,153 $0 $0 $0 $1,193,941 0.9% $643,788
2015 Bengals $832,576 $550,153 $0 $50,000 $0 $1,432,729 1.0% $882,576
2016 Bengals $1,071,364 $2,000,000 $1,300,153 $2,200,000 $50,000 $0 $4,621,517 3.0% $6,321,364
2017 Bengals $1,600,000 $750,000 $1,200,000 $200,000 $0 $3,675,000 2.2% $3,000,000
2018 Bengals $3,100,000 $750,000 $200,000 $200,000 $0 $4,250,000 2.4% $3,450,000
2019 Bengals $3,400,000 $750,000 $200,000 $200,000 $0 $4,500,000 2.4% $3,800,000
Total $11,052,728 $5,200,612 $3,800,000 $700,000 $0 $20,628,340   $20,703,340

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Rushing Receiving Fumbles
Offense Special AttYardsAvgTD RecYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2013 16 54.2% 0.6%1706954.15565149.2311
2014 13 47.9% 0.2%1686804.05433498.1200
2015 16 55.0% 0.5%1547304.72494729.6010
2016 10 36.2% 0.0%913373.72393368.6111
2017 16 50.3% 5.5%954064.323737110.0200
2018 12 33.0% 2.4%562113.83352186.2000

Financial Reports

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