Greg Olsen

Tight End

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $10,350,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 5.75%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $6,750,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 3.46%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.65
  • Total Contract Value: $22,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $7,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 8/212 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $12,000,000
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 6′ 5″
  • Weight: 250
  • College: Miami
  • Accrued Seasons: 10
  • Entry: 2007 Draft, Round 1, #31 overall (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Greg Olsen signed a three year contract extension with the Carolina Panthers on March 5, 2015. The new money value of the contract is $22.5 million with a $12 million signing bonus. The workout bonus information comes from Joel Corry of CBS Sports.

Current Contract

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2015$900,000$5,300,000$0$100,000$0$6,300,0004.4%
2016$1,250,000$3,600,000$0$250,000$0$5,100,0003.3%
2017$6,500,000$3,600,000$0$250,000$0$10,350,0006.2%
2018$6,500,000$3,000,000$0$250,000$0$9,750,0005.5%
Total$15,150,000$15,500,000$0$850,000$0$31,500,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $39,698,718
Years: 10
Career APY: $3,969,872
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYearsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedTraded20075$7,774,450$1,554,890$6,998,71890.0%$1,749,680
PanthersExtensionRenegotiated20114$22,800,000$5,700,000$18,200,00079.8%$4,550,000
PanthersExtensionActive20153$22,500,000$7,500,000$14,500,00064.4%$7,250,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYearsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears4$6,998,718$1,749,680$5,483,75085.4%$936,25014.6%
Panthers6$32,700,000$5,450,000$26,100,000100.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2007Bears$285,000 $715,000$50,000$720,000$0$0$1,055,0001.0%
2008Bears$370,000$936,250$0$0$0$1,306,2501.1%
2009Bears$460,000$936,250$100,000$0$0$1,496,2501.2%
2010Bears$550,000$936,250$140,000$0$0$1,626,250
2011Panthers$700,000$500,000$0$0$0$1,200,0001.0%
2012Panthers$700,000$1,700,000$0$0$0$2,400,0002.0%
2013Panthers$750,000$2,300,000$0$250,000$0$3,300,0002.7%
2014Panthers$5,250,000$2,300,000$0$250,000$0$7,800,0005.9%
2015Panthers$900,000$5,300,000$0$100,000$0$6,300,0004.4%
2016Panthers$1,250,000$3,600,000$0$250,000$0$5,100,0003.3%
2017Panthers$6,500,000$3,600,000$0$250,000$0$10,350,0006.2%
2018Panthers$6,500,000$3,000,000$0$250,000$0$9,750,0005.5%
Total$24,215,000$25,158,750$960,000$1,350,000$0$51,683,750 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2011$936,250$0
Total$936,250$0

Traditional Statistics (2013-present)

YearGames PlayedReceivingRushingFumbles
RecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2013167381611.26000.0000
20141684100812.06000.0010
20151677110414.37000.0011
20161680107313.43000.0000

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money
Positional Comparisons to League Average