Lorenzo Alexander

4-3 Outside Linebacker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,600,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.91%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $2,850,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 2.22%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.79
  • Total Contract Value: $5,950,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,975,000
  • Position Ranking: 3/40 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,400,000
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 244
  • College: California
  • Accrued Seasons: 11
  • Entry: 2005 Undrafted Free Agent (Panthers)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Lorenzo Alexander signed a two year, $5.95 million contract with the Bills on March 20, 2017. Mike Rodak of ESPN is reporting that Alexander received a $1.1 million signing bonus and $4.1 million in guaranteed salary.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201734$2,000,000 $2,000,000$550,000$0$0$0$3,000,0001.8%
201835$2,450,000 $600,000$550,000$400,000$0$200,000$3,600,0002.0%
Total$4,450,000$1,100,000$400,000$0$200,000$6,600,000
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Career Earnings: $12,191,582
Career APY: $937,814
Potential Earnings: $14,871,882
Total Guarantees: $5,755,000
Largest Cash Payment: $3,250,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,600,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PanthersUDFATerminated20053$940,000$313,333$15,0001.6%$0
PanthersPracticeExpired20051$79,900$79,900$79,900100.0%$79,900
RavensPracticeTerminated20061$79,900$79,900$4,7005.9%$0
RedskinsPracticeExpired20061$79,900$79,900$61,10076.5%$61,100
RedskinsSFAExpired20073$1,115,000$371,667$1,105,88299.2%$368,627
RedskinsRFAExpired20103$2,700,000$900,000$2,700,000100.0%$900,000
CardinalsUFATerminated20133$4,620,000$1,540,000$3,220,00069.7%$1,610,000
RaidersSFAExpired20151$870,000$870,000$870,000100.0%$870,000
BillsUFAExpired20161$885,000$885,000$885,000100.0%$885,000
BillsUFAActive20172$5,950,000$2,975,000$3,250,00054.6%$3,250,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Panthers1$94,900$94,900$79,9000.0%$15,0000.0%
Ravens0$4,700$0$00.0%$4,7000.0%
Redskins7$3,866,982$552,426$3,866,9820.0%$00.0%
Cardinals2$3,220,000$1,610,000$2,620,0000.0%$600,0000.0%
Raiders1$870,000$870,000$870,0000.0%$00.0%
Bills2$4,135,000$2,067,500$3,600,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2005Panthers$79,900$0$0$0$0$79,9000.1%$79,900
2006Redskins$79,900$0$0$0$0$61,1000.1%$61,100
2007Redskins$285,000$0$0$0$0$285,0000.3%$285,000
2008Redskins$370,000$0$0$0$0$360,8820.3%$360,882
2009Redskins$460,000$0$0$0$0$460,0000.4%$460,000
2010Redskins$550,000 $200,000$0$400,000$0$0$950,000--$950,000
2011Redskins$800,000$0$150,000$0$0$950,0000.8%$950,000
2012Redskins$650,000$0$150,000$0$0$800,0000.7%$800,000
2013Cardinals$715,000 $715,000$450,000$0$0$0$1,165,0000.9%$2,065,000
2014Cardinals$855,000$450,000$50,000$100,000$0$1,455,0001.1%$1,005,000
2015Raiders$870,000$0$0$0$0$870,0000.6%$870,000
2016Bills$885,000 $75,000$0$0$0$0$600,0000.4%$885,000
2017Bills$2,000,000 $2,000,000$550,000$0$0$0$3,000,0001.8%$3,250,000
2018Bills$2,450,000 $600,000$550,000$400,000$0$200,000$3,600,0002.0%$2,850,000
Total$11,049,800$2,000,000$1,150,000$100,000$200,000$14,636,882 $14,871,882
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Panthers2005$5,000$15,000
Panthers2006$10,000$0
Ravens2006$4,700$4,700
Cardinals2015$600,000$150,000
Total$619,700$169,700

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011111.0%0.0%10600100000000
20121627.9%64.0%34122.516.53120000170
201337.1%8.7%4000011000000
2014164.7%75.7%11213140000000
2015163.8%86.3%11200100000000
20161673.4%55.1%562012.574102261283000
20171660.6%57.2%59153217131003000
20181353.8%39.1%37106.540.5987111100

Financial Reports

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