Lorenzo Alexander

4-3 Outside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,750,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.89%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,750,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 4.27%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $3,750,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,750,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/26 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,600,000
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 244
  • College: California
  • Accrued Seasons: 12
  • Entry: 2005 Undrafted Free Agent (Panthers)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Lorenzo Alexander signed a one year, $3.75 million contract with the Bills on January 17, 2019. Alexander received $1.6 million in guarantees. Another $800,000 in incentives can increase the contract value to $4.55 million. Alexander had been scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2019 36 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $600,000 $900,000 $250,000 $0 $3,750,000 2.0%
Total $2,000,000 $600,000 $900,000 $250,000 $0 $3,750,000
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Career Earnings: $15,641,582
Career APY: $1,117,256
Potential Earnings: $18,621,882
Total Guarantees: $7,355,000
Largest Cash Payment: $3,750,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,750,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Panthers UDFA Terminated 2005 3 $940,000 $313,333 $15,000 $15,000 1.6% $0
Panthers Practice Expired 2005 1 $79,900 $79,900 $0 $79,900 100.0% $79,900
Ravens Practice Terminated 2006 1 $79,900 $79,900 $0 $4,700 5.9% $0
Redskins Practice Expired 2006 1 $79,900 $79,900 $0 $61,100 76.5% $61,100
Redskins SFA Expired 2007 3 $1,115,000 $371,667 $0 $1,105,882 99.2% $368,627
Redskins RFA Expired 2010 3 $2,700,000 $900,000 $200,000 $2,700,000 100.0% $900,000
Cardinals UFA Terminated 2013 3 $4,620,000 $1,540,000 $2,065,000 $3,220,000 69.7% $1,610,000
Raiders SFA Expired 2015 1 $870,000 $870,000 $0 $870,000 100.0% $870,000
Bills UFA Expired 2016 1 $885,000 $885,000 $75,000 $885,000 100.0% $885,000
Bills UFA Expired 2017 2 $5,950,000 $2,975,000 $3,400,000 $6,100,000 102.5% $3,050,000
Bills UFA Active 2019 1 $3,750,000 $3,750,000 $1,600,000 $600,000 16.0% $0
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Panthers 1 $94,900 $94,900 $79,900 0.0% $15,000 0.0%
Ravens 0 $4,700 $0 $0 0.0% $4,700 0.0%
Redskins 7 $3,866,982 $552,426 $3,866,982 0.0% $0 0.0%
Cardinals 2 $3,220,000 $1,610,000 $2,620,000 0.0% $600,000 0.0%
Raiders 1 $870,000 $870,000 $870,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Bills 3 $7,585,000 $2,528,333 $7,200,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2005 Panthers $79,900 $0 $0 $0 $0 $79,900 0.1% $79,900
2006 Redskins $79,900 $0 $0 $0 $0 $61,100 0.1% $61,100
2007 Redskins $285,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $285,000 0.3% $285,000
2008 Redskins $370,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $360,882 0.3% $360,882
2009 Redskins $460,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $460,000 0.4% $460,000
2010 Redskins $550,000 $200,000 $0 $400,000 $0 $0 $950,000 -- $950,000
2011 Redskins $800,000 $0 $150,000 $0 $0 $950,000 0.8% $950,000
2012 Redskins $650,000 $0 $150,000 $0 $0 $800,000 0.7% $800,000
2013 Cardinals $715,000 $715,000 $450,000 $0 $0 $0 $1,165,000 0.9% $2,065,000
2014 Cardinals $855,000 $450,000 $50,000 $100,000 $0 $1,455,000 1.1% $1,005,000
2015 Raiders $870,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $870,000 0.6% $870,000
2016 Bills $885,000 $75,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $600,000 0.4% $885,000
2017 Bills $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $550,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,000,000 1.8% $3,250,000
2018 Bills $2,450,000 $600,000 $550,000 $400,000 $0 $200,000 $3,600,000 2.0% $2,850,000
2019 Bills $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $600,000 $900,000 $250,000 $0 $3,750,000 2.0% $3,750,000
Total $13,049,800 $2,600,000 $2,050,000 $350,000 $200,000 $18,386,882   $18,621,882
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Panthers 2005 $5,000 $15,000
Panthers 2006 $10,000 $0
Ravens 2006 $4,700 $4,700
Cardinals 2015 $600,000 $150,000
Total$619,700$169,700

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 11 1.0% 0.0%10600100000000
2012 16 27.9% 64.0%34122.516.53120000170
2013 3 7.1% 8.7%4000011000000
2014 16 4.7% 75.7%11213140000000
2015 16 3.8% 86.3%11200100000000
2016 16 73.4% 55.1%562012.574102261283000
2017 16 60.6% 57.2%59153217131003000
2018 16 62.0% 38.9%54196.540.511109291100

Financial Reports

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