Kyle Long

Right Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $5,600,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.88%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $4,100,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.47%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.73
  • Total Contract Value: $12,200,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,100,000
  • Position Ranking: 14/83 at RG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,500,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 6"
  • Weight: 313
  • College: Oregon
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 1, #20 overall (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (Other)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $603,000

Contract Notes

Kyle Long signed a revised contract on February 26, 2019 with the Chicago Bears.  The contract removed 2021, the contract now runs through the 2020 season.  Long's 2019 base salary is guaranteed (skill,cap,injury) and will earn a $1.5 million roster bonus on the 3rd day of the 2019 league year.  2020 is a team option year due by the end of the 2019 league year.  Long can earn a $2 million roster bonus on the 3rd day of the 2020 league year.

Kyle Long signed a four year, $40 million contract extension with the Bears on September 6, 2016. Long received $30 million in guarantees including a $7.5 million signing bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
2019 📝
March 15: $1.5 million roster bonus due
31$2,500,000$1,500,000$1,500,000$100,000$2,500,000$5,600,0003.0%
2020 📝
March 17: 2020 option year due
March 20: $2 million roster bonus due
32$6,000,000$1,500,000$2,000,000$100,000$0$9,600,0004.8%
Total$8,500,000$3,000,000$3,500,000$200,000$2,500,000$15,200,000
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Career Earnings: $37,221,952
Career APY: $5,317,422
Potential Earnings: $45,321,952
Total Guarantees: $28,041,162
Largest Cash Payment: $12,509,790 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $9,600,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedRenegotiated20134$8,300,952$2,075,238$7,541,162$6,764,00481.5%$2,254,668
BearsExtensionRenegotiated20164$40,000,000$10,000,000$18,000,000$26,357,94865.9%$8,785,983
BearsOtherActive20192$12,200,000$6,100,000$2,500,000$4,100,00033.6%$4,100,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears7$37,221,952$5,317,422$35,721,9520.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Bears$405,000$1,104,264$0$0$405,000$1,509,2641.2%$4,822,056
2014Bears$782,316$1,104,264$0$0$782,316$1,886,5801.4%$782,316
2015Bears$1,159,632$1,104,264$0$0$1,159,632$2,263,8961.6%$1,159,632
2016Bears$4,250,000$2,604,264$759,790$0$5,009,790$7,614,0544.9%$12,509,790
2017Bears$6,250,000$1,500,000$0$250,000$6,250,000$8,000,0004.8%$6,500,000
2018Bears$2,248,158$1,500,000$5,000,000$100,000$7,248,158$8,848,1585.0%$7,348,158
2019Bears$2,500,000$1,500,000$1,500,000$100,000$2,500,000$5,600,0003.0%$4,100,000
2020Bears$6,000,000$1,500,000$2,000,000$100,000$0$9,600,0004.8%$8,100,000
Total$23,595,106$11,917,056$9,259,790$550,000$23,354,896$45,321,952$45,321,952

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
20131600100.0%15.7%
2014151094.0%13.1%
2015160099.9%14.9%
201688042.6%5.6%
2017106045.2%3.8%
201888047.6%6.8%
2019412023.6%3.3%

Valuation Diamond

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OTC ValuationAPY
Regular$566,000$6,100,000
Injury Adjusted$3,637,700$1,525,000
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OTC Valuation $1.9M $3.8M $5.7M $7.7M $9.6M APY $2.3M $4.7M $7.0M $9.4M $11.7M $5,161,000 $5,250,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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