Morgan Burnett

Safety

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $6,466,666
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 3.11%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,050,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.52%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.78
  • Total Contract Value: $14,350,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,783,333
  • Position Ranking: 4/40 at S
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,250,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 209
  • College: Georgia Tech
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 3, #71 overall (Packers)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Morgan Burnett signed a three year, $14.35 million contract with the Steelers on March 20, 2018. Burnett received a $4.25 million signing bonus which is the guaranteed portion of the contract.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 29 $1,000,000 $1,416,666 $0 $0 $0 $2,416,666 1.4%
2019 30 $5,000,000 $1,416,666 $0 $50,000 $0 $6,466,666 3.4%
2020 31 $4,000,000 $1,416,668 $0 $50,000 $0 $5,466,668 2.7%
Total $10,000,000 $4,250,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $14,350,000
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Career Earnings: $33,358,100
Career APY: $3,706,456
Potential Earnings: $42,458,100
Total Guarantees: $12,500,000
Largest Cash Payment: $9,573,000 (2013)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,981,250 (2017)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Packers 2010 3 $1,966,325 $655,442 $0 $2,185,100 111.1% $728,367
Packers Extension Expired 2013 4 $24,750,000 $6,187,500 $8,250,000 $25,923,000 104.7% $5,184,600
Steelers UFA Active 2018 3 $14,350,000 $4,783,333 $4,250,000 $5,250,000 36.6% $5,250,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Packers 8 $28,108,100 $3,513,513 $28,070,600 0.0% $0 0.0%
Steelers 1 $5,250,000 $5,250,000 $2,416,666 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2010 Packers $320,000 $218,775 $0 $0 $0 $538,775 -- $1,195,100
2011 Packers $450,000 $218,775 $0 $0 $0 $668,775 0.6% $450,000
2012 Packers $540,000 $218,775 $0 $0 $0 $758,775 0.6% $540,000
2013 Packers $1,323,000 $1,868,775 $0 $0 $0 $3,191,775 2.6% $9,573,000
2014 Packers $1,150,000 $1,650,000 $1,800,000 $300,000 $0 $4,843,750 3.6% $3,193,750
2015 Packers $2,900,000 $1,650,000 $300,000 $300,000 $0 $5,131,250 3.6% $3,406,250
2016 Packers $3,800,000 $1,650,000 $300,000 $300,000 $0 $5,956,250 3.8% $4,400,000
2017 Packers $4,750,000 $1,650,000 $300,000 $300,000 $0 $6,981,250 4.2% $5,350,000
2018 Steelers $1,000,000 $1,416,666 $0 $0 $0 $2,416,666 1.4% $5,250,000
2019 Steelers $5,000,000 $1,416,666 $0 $50,000 $0 $6,466,666 3.4% $5,050,000
2020 Steelers $4,000,000 $1,416,668 $0 $50,000 $0 $5,466,668 2.7% $4,050,000
Total $25,233,000 $13,375,100 $2,700,000 $1,300,000 $0 $42,420,600   $42,458,100

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 16 98.6% 0.0%78281312113022250
2012 16 100.0% 15.1%8835225545212100
2013 13 81.5% 17.7%6036000060003121
2014 15 86.2% 25.4%94361.5134341321100
2015 11 65.3% 11.3%4721004150021210
2016 15 91.8% 19.9%702332634921901350
2017 12 68.9% 5.7%441900513001000
2018 11 37.3% 2.0%171300126000000

Financial Reports

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