Joel Iyiegbuniwe

Inside Linebacker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $649,644
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 0.35%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $1,158,576
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 0.51%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.78
  • Total Contract Value: $3,138,576
  • Annual Contract Value: $784,644
  • Position Ranking: 8/40 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $678,576
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 230
  • College: Western Kentucky
  • Accrued Seasons: 1
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 4, #115 overall (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 23 $480,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $649,644 0.4%
2019 24 $570,000 $169,644 $0 $0 $0 $739,644 0.4%
2020 25 $660,000 $169,644 $0 $0 $0 $829,644 0.4%
2021 26 $750,000 $169,644 $0 $0 $0 $919,644 --
Total $2,460,000 $508,932 $0 $0 $0 $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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bears Drafted Active 2018 4 $3,138,576 $784,644 $678,576 $1,158,576 36.9% $1,158,576
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bears 1 $1,158,576 $1,158,576 $649,644 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 Bears $480,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $649,644 0.4% $1,158,576
2019 Bears $570,000 $169,644 $0 $0 $0 $739,644 0.4% $570,000
2020 Bears $660,000 $169,644 $0 $0 $0 $829,644 0.4% $660,000
2021 Bears $750,000 $169,644 $0 $0 $0 $919,644 -- $750,000
Total $2,460,000 $508,932 $0 $0 $0 $3,138,576   $3,138,576

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2018 16 2.2% 58.3%9000100000000

Financial Reports

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