• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $615,588
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.33%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $615,588
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.37%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $805,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $805,000
  • Position Ranking: 62/136 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 230
  • College: Northern Iowa
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2012 Undrafted Free Agent (Browns)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (SFA)
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $1,240,274

Contract Notes

L.J. Fort signed a three year, $5.5 million contract with the Eagles on March 14, 2019. Fort received $1.9 million in guarantees, including a $875,000 signing bonus. There are per game bonuses in each year of the contract. The max contract value is $8.5 million which will be reached based on playing time incentives.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201929$805,000$615,5880.3%
Total$805,000$615,588
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Career Earnings: $3,493,699
Career APY: $698,740
Potential Earnings: $2,140,911
Total Guarantees: $1,900,000
Largest Cash Payment: $705,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $705,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersSFATerminated20162$1,140,000$570,000$0$282,35224.8%$141,176
SteelersPracticeRenegotiated20171$122,400$122,400$0$7,2005.9%$0
SteelersSFAExpired20172$1,320,000$660,000$0$1,247,64794.5%$623,824
EaglesUFATerminated20193$5,500,000$1,833,333$1,900,000$1,925,00035.0%$0
RavensSFAActive20191$805,000$805,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals1$31,500$31,500$31,5000.0%$00.0%
Steelers4$1,537,199$384,300$1,493,8230.0%$457,8000.0%
Eagles0$1,925,000$0$00.0%$1,925,0000.0%
Ravens0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%
Seahawks$0$0$00.0%$41,7180.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Bengals$31,500$31,5000.0%$31,500
2015Steelers$510,000$30,0000.0%$30,000
2016Steelers$525,000$216,1760.1%$216,176
2017Steelers$615,000$542,6470.3%$542,647
2018Steelers$705,000$705,0000.4%$705,000
2019Ravens$805,000$615,5880.3%$615,588
Total$3,191,500$2,140,911$2,140,911
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Seahawks2014$41,718$41,718
Steelers2015$105,600$105,600
Steelers2016$308,824$308,824
Steelers2017$36,176$36,176
Steelers2017$7,200$7,200
Eagles2019$1,341,666$1,925,000
Eagles2020$583,334$0
Total$2,424,518$2,424,518

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201410.0%3.9%0000000000000
2016143.9%46.8%0000000000000
2017157.9%64.3%0000000000000
20181529.3%72.5%381017330000101
201957.6%55.7%4200001000000

Financial Reports

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