Jerrell Freeman

Inside Linebacker

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $2,446,079
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 1.41%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $1,985,294
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 1.17%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.81
  • Total Contract Value: $12,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 9/136 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,000,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 232
  • College: Mary Hardin-Baylor
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2008 Undrafted Free Agent (Titans)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Jerrell Freeman signed a three year, $12 million contract with the Chicago Bears. Freeman received a $6 million guarantee as part of the contract including a $1.5 million signing bonus.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201630$1,000,000 $3,500,000$500,000$2,500,000$0$0$3,764,7062.4%
201731$3,750,000$500,000$0$0$0$2,446,0791.5%
201832$3,500,000$500,000$0$0$0$3,960,7832.2%
Total$8,250,000$1,500,000$2,500,000$0$0$10,171,568
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $10,566,000
Years: 6
Career APY: $1,761,000
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Colts20123$1,460,000$486,667$1,460,000100.0%$486,667
ColtsRFA20151$2,356,000$2,356,000$2,356,000100.0%$2,356,000
BearsUFAActive20163$12,000,000$4,000,000$6,750,00056.3%$3,375,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Colts4$3,816,000$954,000$3,816,0000.0%$00.0%
Bears2$6,750,000$3,375,000$6,210,7850.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Colts$390,000$6,666$0$0$0$396,6660.3%
2013Colts$480,000$6,666$0$0$0$486,6660.4%
2014Colts$570,000$6,668$0$0$0$576,6680.4%
2015Colts$2,356,000$0$0$0$0$2,356,0001.6%
2016Bears$1,000,000 $3,500,000$500,000$2,500,000$0$0$3,764,7062.4%
2017Bears$3,750,000$500,000$0$0$0$2,446,0791.5%
2018Bears$3,500,000$500,000$0$0$0$3,960,7832.2%
Total$12,046,000$1,520,000$2,500,000$0$0$13,987,568 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20141272.9%0.0%58371.58.5446001000
20151366.0%1.9%66463334621230101
20161275.0%3.0%862400725000000
201715.3%0.0%7300100000000

Financial Reports

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