Julius Peppers

4-3 Defensive End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $5,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 2.72%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $5,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 2.79%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $5,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 8/44 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,500,000
  • Age: 38
  • Height: 6' 7"
  • Weight: 287
  • College: North Carolina
  • Accrued Seasons: 16
  • Entry: 2002 Draft, Round 1, #2 overall (Panthers)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Julius Peppers signed a one year, $5 million contract with the Panthers according to multiple reports. Based on these reports we are estimating that Peppers received a $2.5 million signing bonus and $250,000 workout bonus. We will update accordingly when we confirm the contract details.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201838$2,250,000$2,500,000$0$250,000$0$5,000,0002.8%
Total$2,250,000$2,500,000$0$250,000$0$5,000,000
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Career Earnings: $156,797,706
Career APY: $9,799,857
Potential Earnings: $159,297,706
Total Guarantees: $61,383,000
Largest Cash Payment: $20,200,000 (2010)
Largest Cap Hit: $18,183,000 (2009)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PanthersDraftedExpired20027$46,000,000$6,571,429$51,764,706112.5%$7,394,958
PanthersFranchiseExpired20091$16,683,000$16,683,000$18,183,000109.0%$18,183,000
BearsUFATerminated20106$84,000,000$14,000,000$54,100,00064.4%$13,525,000
PackersSFAExpired20143$26,000,000$8,666,667$26,000,000100.0%$8,666,667
PanthersUFAExpired20171$3,500,000$3,500,000$4,250,000121.4%$4,250,000
PanthersUFAActive20181$5,000,000$5,000,000$2,500,00050.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Panthers9$76,697,706$8,521,967$72,697,7060.0%$00.0%
Bears4$54,100,000$13,525,000$45,733,3320.0%$8,366,6680.0%
Packers3$26,000,000$8,666,667$26,000,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2002Panthers$1,000,000$1,300,000$0$0$0$2,064,7062.9%$9,864,706
2003Panthers$350,000$1,975,000$0$150,000$0$2,475,0003.3%$4,550,000
2004Panthers$600,000$1,975,000$0$150,000$0$2,725,0003.4%$1,750,000
2005Panthers$455,000$3,402,500$0$150,000$0$4,007,5004.7%$6,315,000
2006Panthers$2,715,000$4,902,500$0$150,000$3,500,000$11,267,50011.0%$10,865,000
2007Panthers$5,535,000$4,902,500$2,000,000$150,000$1,500,000$14,087,50012.9%$7,685,000
2008Panthers$6,500,000$4,902,500$2,500,000$235,000$0$14,137,50012.2%$10,735,000
2009Panthers$16,683,000 $16,683,000$0$0$0$1,500,000$18,183,00014.8%$18,183,000
2010Bears$900,000 $13,400,000$1,083,333$12,500,000$100,000$200,000$14,783,333--$20,200,000
2011Bears$900,000 $900,000$3,183,333$0$100,000$200,000$4,383,3333.7%$11,700,000
2012Bears$8,900,000 $8,900,000$3,183,333$0$100,000$0$12,183,33310.1%$9,000,000
2013Bears$9,900,000$4,183,333$0$100,000$200,000$14,383,33311.7%$13,200,000
2014Packers$1,000,000$2,500,000$0$0$0$3,500,0002.6%$8,500,000
2015Packers$8,500,000$2,500,000$500,000$500,000$0$12,000,0008.4%$9,500,000
2016Packers$7,000,000$2,500,000$500,000$500,000$0$10,500,0006.8%$8,000,000
2017Panthers$1,000,000$1,650,000$600,000$250,000$250,000$3,750,0002.2%$4,250,000
2018Panthers$2,250,000$2,500,000$0$250,000$0$5,000,0002.8%$5,000,000
Total$74,188,000$46,643,332$18,600,000$2,885,000$7,350,000$149,431,038 $159,297,706
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2014$8,366,668$0
Total$8,366,668$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20111582.1%0.0%334116015134003200
20121674.5%12.4%32711.573.513152001460
20131681.7%19.7%311474486311421421
20141673.9%15.1%2914741.55171121014322
20151666.3%14.2%251110.5579160002000
20161656.8%31.9%1587.547.55113002100
20171650.0%21.1%2112116110160002200
20181349.9%19.1%97419394002000

Financial Reports

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