Joel Iyiegbuniwe

Inside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $739,644
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.38%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $570,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.34%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.77
  • Total Contract Value: $3,138,576
  • Annual Contract Value: $784,644
  • Position Ranking: 65/136 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $678,576
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 230
  • College: Western Kentucky
  • Accrued Seasons: 1
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 4, #115 overall (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2018 (Drafted)
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $1,172,728

Contract Notes

Joel Iyiegbuniwe signed a four year contract with the Chicago Bears worth $3,138,576 on May 10, 2018. Iyiegbuniwe received a $678,576 signing bonus. Iyiegbuniwe was the 115th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201823$480,000$0$649,6440.4%
201924$570,000$169,644$739,6440.4%
202025$660,000$169,644$829,6440.4%
202126$750,000$169,644$919,644--
Total$2,460,000$508,932$3,138,576
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Career Earnings: $1,158,576
Career APY: $1,158,576
Potential Earnings: $3,138,576
Total Guarantees: $678,576
Largest Cash Payment: $1,158,576 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $919,644 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedActive20184$3,138,576$784,644$678,576$1,158,57636.9%$1,158,576
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears1$1,158,576$1,158,576$649,6440.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Bears$480,000$0$649,6440.4%$1,158,576
2019Bears$570,000$169,644$739,6440.4%$570,000
2020Bears$660,000$169,644$829,6440.4%$660,000
2021Bears$750,000$169,644$919,644--$750,000
Total$2,460,000$508,932$3,138,576$3,138,576

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2018162.2%58.3%9000100000000
201940.0%48.7%1000000000000

Financial Reports

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