Mike Mitchell

Safety

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $8,135,416
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 4.81%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $5,000,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 3.08%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.61
  • Total Contract Value: $25,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 33/340 at S
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $5,250,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 210
  • College: Ohio
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2009 Draft, Round 2, #47 overall (Raiders)
  • Year Signed: 2014
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

S Mike Mitchell signed a five year, $25 million contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers on March 11, 2014. Mitchell received a $4.75 million signing bonus and $500,000 roster bonus as his guarantee. Mitchell restructued his contract on February 23, 2014, converting $3.255 million in salary to a signing bonus to reduce his 2015 cap charge by just over $2.44 million.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201427$750,000 $500,000$950,000$500,000$0$0$2,200,0001.7%
201528$745,000$1,763,750$0$0$0$2,508,7501.8%
201629$5,000,000$3,135,416$0$0$0$4,020,4162.6%
201730$5,000,000$3,135,416$0$0$0$8,135,4164.9%
201831$5,000,000$3,135,418$0$0$0$8,135,4184.6%
Total$16,495,000$12,120,000$500,000$0$0$25,000,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $16,000,000
Years: 4
Career APY: $4,000,000
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Panthers20131$1,000,000$1,000,000$1,000,000100.0%$1,000,000
SteelersUFAActive20145$25,000,000$5,000,000$15,000,00060.0%$5,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Panthers1$1,000,000$1,000,000$1,000,0000.0%$00.0%
Steelers3$15,000,000$5,000,000$8,729,1660.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013Panthers$725,000$250,000$0$25,000$0$1,000,0000.8%
2014Steelers$750,000 $500,000$950,000$500,000$0$0$2,200,0001.7%
2015Steelers$745,000$1,763,750$0$0$0$2,508,7501.8%
2016Steelers$5,000,000$3,135,416$0$0$0$4,020,4162.6%
2017Steelers$5,000,000$3,135,416$0$0$0$8,135,4164.9%
2018Steelers$5,000,000$3,135,418$0$0$0$8,135,4184.6%
Total$17,220,000$12,370,000$500,000$25,000$0$26,000,000 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20141696.8%14.9%531800003002000
20151694.5%13.7%5822000393162200
20161696.1%15.1%5523000191260100
2017570.9%11.3%141100012000000

Financial Reports

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