Mark Nzeocha

Inside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $1,650,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.71%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,650,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.93%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $4,750,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,583,333
  • Position Ranking: 37/139 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,250,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 232
  • College: Wyoming
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 7, #236 overall (Cowboys)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Mark Nzeocha signed a 3 year contract with the San Francisco 49ers on March 15, 2019.  The contract is worth $4.75 million with $1.25 million guaranteed at signing and a total guarantee of $1.925 million.  The contract includes a team option for 2021 due by the end of the 2020 league year.  Nzeocha can earn up to $100,000 ($7,142.86 per game 46 man up to 14 games) in 2020 roster bonus pay; and up to $100,000 ($6,250 per game active) in 2021 roster bonus pay.  Nzeocha can also earn up to $500,000 per year in incentives through playing time (details unknown); and he can earn a $300,000 salary escalator in 2020 and 2021 if he is named to the pro bowl.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
2019 📝
March 19: $500,000 roster bonus due
29$1,100,000$500,000$0$50,000$750,000$1,650,0000.9%
202030$1,350,000$0$100,000$50,000$0$1,500,0000.8%
2021 📝
March 12: 2021 team option due by end of 2020 league year
31$1,450,000$0$100,000$50,000$0$1,600,000--
Total$3,900,000$500,000$200,000$150,000$750,000$4,750,000
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Career Earnings: $2,162,537
Career APY: $540,634
Potential Earnings: $6,890,937
Total Guarantees: $1,344,348
Largest Cash Payment: $1,650,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $1,650,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CowboysDraftedTerminated20154$2,344,348$586,087$64,348$834,46635.6%$417,233
CowboysPracticeRenegotiated20171$122,400$122,400$0$21,60017.6%$0
49ersSFAExpired20171$615,000$615,000$0$506,47182.4%$506,471
49ersRFAExpired20181$800,000$800,000$30,000$800,000100.0%$800,000
49ersUFAActive20193$4,750,000$1,583,333$1,250,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cowboys2$856,066$428,033$802,2920.0%$53,7740.0%
49ers2$1,306,471$653,236$1,291,4710.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Cowboys$435,000$16,087$0$0$0$0$261,2050.2%$309,466
2016Cowboys$525,000$16,087$0$0$0$0$541,0870.3%$525,000
201749ers$615,000$0$0$0$0$0$506,4710.3%$506,471
201849ers$705,000$30,000$0$40,000$25,000$0$785,0000.4%$800,000
201949ers$1,100,000$0$500,000$0$50,000$750,000$1,650,0000.9%$1,650,000
202049ers$1,350,000$0$0$100,000$50,000$0$1,500,0000.8%$1,500,000
202149ers$1,450,000$0$0$100,000$50,000$0$1,600,000--$1,600,000
Total$6,180,000$62,174$500,000$240,000$175,000$750,000$6,843,763$6,890,937
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Cowboys2017$16,087$0
Cowboys2017$21,600$21,600
Cowboys2018$16,087$0
Total$53,774$21,600

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201520.0%3.2%0000000000000
201651.5%8.0%3000000000000
2017100.8%38.7%2100000000000
20181616.3%76.5%18518111001000

Financial Reports

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