Josh Sitton

Left Guard

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $6,822,916
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 3.91%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $6,250,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 4.06%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.90
  • Total Contract Value: $21,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $7,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 5/81 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,250,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6′ 3″
  • Weight: 318
  • College: Central Florida
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2008 Draft, Round 4, #135 overall (Packers)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Josh Sitton signed a three year, $21 million contract with the Bears on September 5, 2016. Sitton received $7.25 million in full guarantees including a $1.5 million signing bonus. Another $2.25 million is guaranteed for injury and will become fully guaranteed on the 3rd day of the 2017 league year. There are annual $500,000 per game roster bonuses and $250,000 in Pro Bowl bonuses. The 2018 season is an option year. If the Bears decline the option Sitton will become an unrestricted free agent in 2018.

Current Contract

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2016$4,750,000 $4,750,000$666,666$0$0$250,000$5,666,6663.6%
2017$4,650,000 $1,000,000$666,666$1,500,000$100,000$0$6,822,9164.1%
2018$7,400,000$666,668$500,000$100,000$0$8,666,6684.9%
Total$16,800,000$2,000,000$2,000,000$200,000$250,000$21,156,250
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $35,600,000
Years: 6
Career APY: $5,933,333
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYearsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PackersExtension20116$35,546,000$5,924,333$28,850,00081.2%$5,770,000
BearsSFAActive20163$21,000,000$7,000,000$6,750,00032.1%$6,750,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYearsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers5$28,550,000$5,710,000$28,696,00099.0%$300,0001.0%
Bears1$6,750,000$6,750,000$5,666,666100.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2011Packers$700,000$1,296,000$2,900,000$0$0$4,896,0004.1%
2012Packers$950,000$1,200,000$2,400,000$300,000$0$4,850,0004.0%
2013Packers$3,400,000$1,200,000$650,000$300,000$0$5,550,0004.5%
2014Packers$4,500,000$1,200,000$400,000$300,000$0$6,400,0004.8%
2015Packers$5,100,000$1,200,000$400,000$300,000$0$7,000,0004.9%
2016Bears$4,750,000 $4,750,000$666,666$0$0$250,000$5,666,6663.6%
2017Bears$4,650,000 $1,000,000$666,666$1,500,000$100,000$0$6,822,9164.1%
2018Bears$7,400,000$666,668$500,000$100,000$0$8,666,6684.9%
Total$31,450,000$8,096,000$8,750,000$1,400,000$250,000$49,852,250 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Packers2016$300,000$300,000
Total$300,000$300,000

Financial Reports

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