Justin Ellis

4-3 Defensive Tackle

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,750,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.47%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $4,750,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 4.47%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $13,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 1/22 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,250,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 334
  • College: Louisiana Tech
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 4, #107 overall (Raiders)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Justin Ellis signed a three year, $13.5 million contract with the Raiders on March 10, 2018. Ellis received $8.5 million in guarantees including $6.25 million fully guaranteed. Elli's guarantee consists of his 2018 base salary, a $1.5 million 2018 roster bonus, and a $2.25 million 2019 roster bonus. Ellis' 2019 salary is guaranteed for injury and will become fully guaranteed on the 3rd day of the league year. Another $1.8 million is available in incentives over the life of the contract.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 28 $2,500,000 $4,000,000 $0 $1,500,000 $250,000 $0 $4,250,000 2.4%
2019 29 $2,250,000 $2,250,000 $0 $2,250,000 $250,000 $0 $4,750,000 2.5%
2020 30 $4,250,000 $0 $0 $250,000 $0 $4,500,000 2.3%
Total $9,000,000 $0 $3,750,000 $750,000 $0 $13,500,000
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Career Earnings: $8,049,688
Career APY: $1,609,938
Potential Earnings: $17,299,688
Total Guarantees: $6,722,688
Largest Cash Payment: $4,750,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,750,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Raiders Drafted Expired 2014 4 $2,692,688 $673,172 $472,688 $3,799,688 141.1% $949,922
Raiders UFA Active 2018 3 $13,500,000 $4,500,000 $6,250,000 $4,250,000 31.5% $4,250,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Raiders 5 $8,049,688 $1,609,938 $8,049,688 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Raiders $420,000 $118,172 $0 $0 $0 $538,172 0.4% $892,688
2015 Raiders $510,000 $118,172 $0 $0 $0 $628,172 0.4% $510,000
2016 Raiders $600,000 $118,172 $0 $0 $0 $718,172 0.5% $600,000
2017 Raiders $1,797,000 $118,172 $0 $0 $0 $1,915,172 1.1% $1,797,000
2018 Raiders $2,500,000 $4,000,000 $0 $1,500,000 $250,000 $0 $4,250,000 2.4% $4,250,000
2019 Raiders $2,250,000 $2,250,000 $0 $2,250,000 $250,000 $0 $4,750,000 2.5% $4,750,000
2020 Raiders $4,250,000 $0 $0 $250,000 $0 $4,500,000 2.3% $4,500,000
Total $12,327,000 $472,688 $3,750,000 $750,000 $0 $17,299,688   $17,299,688

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2014 16 55.8% 2.6%16500111000000
2015 12 31.5% 2.9%19300211000000
2016 16 31.7% 5.5%15600100000000
2017 16 44.4% 16.6%26190.50.5110000000
2018 6 12.9% 1.6%3400100000000

Financial Reports

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