Greg Olsen

Tight End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $6,662,500
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 3.46%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,400,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.05%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.51
  • Total Contract Value: $17,100,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $8,550,000
  • Position Ranking: 5/171 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $12,115,000
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 250
  • College: Miami
  • Accrued Seasons: 12
  • Entry: 2007 Draft, Round 1, #31 overall (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2018 (Extension)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $8,626,000

Contract Notes

Greg Olsen signed a two year, $17.1 million contract extension with the Panthers on April 26, 2018.  Olsen received a signing bonus of $11.1 million and his 2018 base salary is now guaranteed. Olsen can earn $1 million roster bonuses in 2019 and 2020. The contract has annual $500,000 workout bonuses. The extension created $1.8 million in cap room for the Panthers in 2018.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201833$1,015,000$6,700,000$0$235,000$1,015,000$7,950,0004.5%
201934$1,900,000$3,700,000$1,000,000$500,000$0$6,662,5003.5%
202035$6,600,000$3,700,000$1,000,000$500,000$0$11,800,0005.9%
Total$9,515,000$14,100,000$2,000,000$1,235,000$1,015,000$26,412,500
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Career Earnings: $60,363,424
Career APY: $5,030,285
Potential Earnings: $70,298,718
Total Guarantees: $31,863,750
Largest Cash Payment: $13,000,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $12,100,000 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedTraded20075$7,774,450$1,554,890$5,248,750$6,998,71890.0%$1,749,680
PanthersExtensionRenegotiated20114$22,800,000$5,700,000$2,500,000$18,200,00079.8%$4,550,000
PanthersExtensionRenegotiated20153$22,500,000$7,500,000$12,000,000$21,250,00094.4%$7,083,333
PanthersExtensionActive20182$17,100,000$8,550,000$12,115,000$13,914,70681.4%$13,914,706
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears4$6,998,718$1,749,680$5,483,7500.0%$936,2500.0%
Panthers8$53,364,706$6,670,588$46,150,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2007Bears$285,000$50,000$720,000$0$0$0$715,000$1,055,0001.0%$1,833,718
2008Bears$370,000$936,250$0$0$0$0$0$1,306,2501.1%$3,915,000
2009Bears$460,000$936,250$100,000$0$0$0$0$1,496,2501.2%$560,000
2010Bears$550,000$936,250$140,000$0$0$0$0$1,626,250--$690,000
2011Panthers$700,000$500,000$0$0$0$0$0$1,200,0001.0%$3,200,000
2012Panthers$700,000$1,700,000$0$0$0$0$0$2,400,0002.0%$5,500,000
2013Panthers$750,000$2,300,000$0$0$250,000$0$0$3,300,0002.7%$4,000,000
2014Panthers$5,250,000$2,300,000$0$0$250,000$0$0$7,800,0005.9%$5,500,000
2015Panthers$900,000$5,300,000$0$0$100,000$0$0$6,300,0004.4%$13,000,000
2016Panthers$1,250,000$3,600,000$0$0$250,000$0$0$5,100,0003.3%$1,500,000
2017Panthers$6,500,000$3,600,000$0$0$250,000$1,750,000$0$12,100,0007.2%$6,750,000
2018Panthers$1,015,000$6,700,000$0$0$235,000$0$1,015,000$7,950,0004.5%$12,350,000
2019Panthers$1,900,000$3,700,000$0$1,000,000$500,000$0$0$6,662,5003.5%$3,400,000
2020Panthers$6,600,000$3,700,000$0$1,000,000$500,000$0$0$11,800,0005.9%$8,100,000
Total$27,230,000$36,258,750$960,000$2,000,000$2,335,000$1,750,000$1,730,000$70,096,250$70,298,718
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2011$936,250$0
Total$936,250$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111682.7%0.0%4554012.05000.0011
20121697.8%1.1%6984312.25000.0000
20131697.2%0.9%7381611.26000.0000
20141696.6%0.2%84100812.06000.0010
20151695.9%0.6%77110414.37000.0011
20161693.1%0.8%80107313.43000.0000
2017734.0%0.5%1618111.31000.0000
2018940.6%0.2%2729110.84000.0000
20191287.2%0.5%4855211.52000.0000

Financial Reports

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