Ndamukong Suh

3-4 Defensive Tackle

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $14,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 8.09%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $14,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 6.81%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $14,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $14,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/7 at 34DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,000,000
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 307
  • College: Nebraska
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 1, #2 overall (Lions)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Suh signed a one year, $14 million contract with the Rams on April 9, 2018. Suh's contract is fully guaranteed. Per Field Yates there are an additional $1 million in incentives in Suh's contract. $500,000 will be earned for 65% playtime and making the playoffs. Another playoff win increases the total to $750,000 and two wins will increase the number to the full $1 million.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 31 $14,000,000 $14,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $500,000 $14,500,000 8.2%
Total $14,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $500,000 $14,500,000
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Career Earnings: $138,944,706
Career APY: $15,438,301
Potential Earnings: $138,944,706
Total Guarantees: $97,205,000
Largest Cash Payment: $26,500,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $22,412,500 (2014)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Lions Drafted Expired 2010 5 $60,000,000 $12,000,000 $23,250,000 $64,459,706 107.4% $12,891,941
Dolphins UFA Terminated 2015 6 $114,375,000 $19,062,500 $59,955,000 $59,985,000 52.4% $19,995,000
Rams SFA Active 2018 1 $14,000,000 $14,000,000 $14,000,000 $14,500,000 103.6% $14,500,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Lions 5 $64,459,706 $12,891,941 $54,722,206 0.0% $9,737,500 0.0%
Dolphins 3 $59,985,000 $19,995,000 $37,800,000 0.0% $22,200,000 0.0%
Rams 1 $14,500,000 $14,500,000 $14,500,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2010 Lions $320,000 $0 $2,780,000 $0 $125,000 $3,225,000 -- $3,225,000
2011 Lions $1,405,000 $3,470,000 $7,195,000 $0 $125,000 $12,029,706 10.0% $25,909,706
2012 Lions $540,000 $5,897,500 $0 $0 $125,000 $6,562,500 5.4% $10,375,000
2013 Lions $630,000 $9,737,500 $0 $0 $125,000 $10,492,500 8.5% $12,275,000
2014 Lions $12,550,000 $9,737,500 $0 $0 $125,000 $22,412,500 16.9% $12,675,000
2015 Dolphins $985,000 $985,000 $5,100,000 $0 $15,000 $0 $6,100,000 4.3% $26,500,000
2016 Dolphins $3,485,000 $3,485,000 $9,100,000 $0 $15,000 $0 $12,600,000 8.1% $23,500,000
2017 Dolphins $5,985,000 $9,985,000 $9,100,000 $4,000,000 $15,000 $0 $19,100,000 11.4% $9,985,000
2018 Rams $14,000,000 $14,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $500,000 $14,500,000 8.2% $14,500,000
Total $39,900,000 $52,142,500 $13,975,000 $45,000 $1,125,000 $107,022,206   $138,944,706
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Lions 2015 $9,737,500 $0
Dolphins 2018 $9,100,000 $0
Dolphins 2019 $13,100,000 $0
Total$31,937,500$0

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 14 67.5% 0.0%2610431691000000
2012 16 85.0% 18.6%241086717322000000
2013 16 85.1% 14.6%36135.543.59206001000
2014 16 81.6% 13.7%4498.554.521203000000
2015 16 85.3% 10.7%402064117205000000
2016 16 83.4% 17.8%4131537.511176000100
2017 16 83.8% 2.4%29164.5179122002000
2018 16 87.9% 17.0%36234.525.54194000200

Financial Reports

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