Michael Johnson

4-3 Defensive End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $6,112,500
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 3.24%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $5,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 2.74%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.82
  • Total Contract Value: $20,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 6/30 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,500,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 7"
  • Weight: 270
  • College: Georgia Tech
  • Accrued Seasons: 10
  • Entry: 2009 Draft, Round 3, #70 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed DE Michael Johnson to a five year, $43.75 million contract on March 11, 2014. Johnson received $9 million in fully guaranteed salary in 2014 and $7 million of guaranteed salary in 2015.  He can increase his fully guaranteed 2015 compensation by $2 million and his fully guaranteed 2016 compensation by $5 million by being on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2015 League Year. Base salaries of the contract are $5,000,000(2014), $5,000,000(2015), $7,750,000(2016), $8,250,000(2017), and $8,250,000(2018).

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 28 $1,300,000 $1,125,000 $200,000 $0 $0 $2,625,000 1.8%
2016 29 $2,550,000 $2,000,000 $1,125,000 $2,200,000 $250,000 $0 $6,125,000 3.9%
2017 30 $3,550,000 $1,125,000 $200,000 $250,000 $0 $5,125,000 3.1%
2018 31 $4,550,000 $1,125,000 $200,000 $250,000 $0 $6,112,500 3.4%
Total $11,950,000 $4,500,000 $2,800,000 $750,000 $0 $19,987,500
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Career Earnings: $50,663,520
Career APY: $5,066,352
Potential Earnings: $43,663,520
Total Guarantees: $32,538,020
Largest Cash Payment: $11,175,000 (2013)
Largest Cap Hit: $11,175,000 (2013)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bengals Drafted Expired 2009 4 $2,613,020 $653,255 $863,020 $3,501,020 134.0% $875,255
Bengals Franchise Expired 2013 1 $11,175,000 $11,175,000 $11,175,000 $11,175,000 100.0% $11,175,000
Buccaneers UFA Terminated 2014 5 $43,750,000 $8,750,000 $16,000,000 $16,000,000 36.6% $16,000,000
Bengals SFA Active 2015 4 $20,000,000 $5,000,000 $4,500,000 $19,987,500 99.9% $4,996,875
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bengals 9 $34,663,520 $3,851,502 $34,663,520 0.0% $0 0.0%
Buccaneers 1 $16,000,000 $16,000,000 $9,000,000 0.0% $7,000,000 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2009 Bengals $310,000 $215,755 $0 $0 $0 $525,755 0.4% $1,173,020
2010 Bengals $395,000 $215,755 $0 $0 $0 $610,755 -- $395,000
2011 Bengals $525,000 $215,755 $0 $0 $0 $740,755 0.6% $525,000
2012 Bengals $1,408,000 $215,755 $0 $0 $0 $1,623,755 1.3% $1,408,000
2013 Bengals $11,175,000 $11,175,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $11,175,000 9.1% $11,175,000
2014 Buccaneers $5,000,000 $9,000,000 $0 $4,000,000 $0 $0 $9,000,000 6.8% $9,000,000
2015 Bengals $1,300,000 $1,125,000 $200,000 $0 $0 $2,625,000 1.8% $6,000,000
2016 Bengals $2,550,000 $2,000,000 $1,125,000 $2,200,000 $250,000 $0 $6,125,000 3.9% $5,000,000
2017 Bengals $3,550,000 $1,125,000 $200,000 $250,000 $0 $5,125,000 3.1% $3,987,500
2018 Bengals $4,550,000 $1,125,000 $200,000 $250,000 $0 $6,112,500 3.4% $5,000,000
Total $30,763,000 $5,363,020 $6,800,000 $750,000 $0 $43,663,520   $43,663,520
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Buccaneers 2015 $7,000,000 $7,000,000
Total$7,000,000$7,000,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 13 65.6% 0.0%2715639.56125101100
2012 16 79.9% 12.4%351711.57115202130100
2013 15 84.6% 7.1%35213.5235239172000
2014 14 56.7% 9.2%2074225120002000
2015 16 77.9% 12.6%29135426162003100
2016 17 76.4% 16.3%32133.5196103000000
2017 15 60.0% 15.5%34145361171000000
2018 15 41.3% 15.2%18140.502221220001

Financial Reports

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