Kevin Zeitler

Right Guard

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $12,400,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 5.15%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $10,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 4.97%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.81
  • Total Contract Value: $60,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $12,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/21 at RG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $23,000,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 315
  • College: Wisconsin
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 1, #27 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Kevin Zeitler signed a five year, $60 million contract with the Browns on March 11, 2017. Zeitler recieved $23 million guaranteed at signing including a $12 million signing bonus. The contract has $31.5 million in total guarantees, the balance of which will become fully guaranteed in 2018.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201727$6,000,000 $6,000,000$2,400,000$0$0$0$8,400,0005.0%
201828$10,000,000 $10,000,000$2,400,000$0$0$0$12,400,0007.0%
201929$10,000,000 $3,500,000$2,400,000$0$0$0$12,400,0006.5%
202030$10,000,000$2,400,000$0$0$0$12,400,0006.2%
202131$12,000,000$2,400,000$0$0$0$14,400,000--
Total$48,000,000$12,000,000$0$0$0$60,000,000
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Career Earnings: $33,614,200
Career APY: $5,602,367
Potential Earnings: $75,614,200
Total Guarantees: $29,125,446
Largest Cash Payment: $18,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $14,400,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedExpired20125$15,614,200$3,122,840$15,614,200100.0%$3,122,840
BrownsUFAActive20175$60,000,000$12,000,000$18,000,00030.0%$18,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals5$15,614,200$3,122,840$15,614,2000.0%$00.0%
Browns1$18,000,000$18,000,000$8,400,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Bengals$390,000$981,673$0$0$0$1,371,6731.1%$4,316,692
2013Bengals$732,918 $732,918$981,673$0$0$0$1,714,5911.4%$732,918
2014Bengals$1,075,836 $1,075,836$981,673$0$0$0$2,057,5091.5%$1,075,836
2015Bengals$1,418,754$981,673$0$0$0$2,400,4271.7%$1,418,754
2016Bengals$8,070,000 $8,070,000$0$0$0$0$8,070,0005.2%$8,070,000
2017Browns$6,000,000 $6,000,000$2,400,000$0$0$0$8,400,0005.0%$18,000,000
2018Browns$10,000,000 $10,000,000$2,400,000$0$0$0$12,400,0007.0%$10,000,000
2019Browns$10,000,000 $3,500,000$2,400,000$0$0$0$12,400,0006.5%$10,000,000
2020Browns$10,000,000$2,400,000$0$0$0$12,400,0006.2%$10,000,000
2021Browns$12,000,000$2,400,000$0$0$0$14,400,000--$12,000,000
Total$59,687,508$15,926,692$0$0$0$75,614,200 $75,614,200

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
20121699.4%16.8%
20131271.5%12.4%
20141269.4%9.9%
20151698.7%16.9%
201616100.0%15.8%
201716100.0%10.6%
20187100.0%11.2%

Financial Reports

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