Olivier Vernon

3-4 Outside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $19,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 9.95%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $15,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 12.71%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.79
  • Total Contract Value: $85,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $17,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/18 at 34OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $40,000,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 268
  • College: Miami
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 3, #72 overall (Dolphins)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Olivier Vernon signed an $85 million contract with the Giants on March 9, 2016. Vernon received a $20 million signing bonus as part of his $40 milion in full guarantees. The total guarantees in Vernon's contract are $52.5 million. Those will become fully guarateed if he is on the roster on the 5th day of the 2018 league year.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2016 26 $1,750,000 $8,750,000 $4,000,000 $7,000,000 $250,000 $0 $13,000,000 8.4%
2017 27 $11,750,000 $11,250,000 $4,000,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $16,000,000 9.6%
2018 28 $12,750,000 $12,000,000 $4,000,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $17,000,000 9.6%
2019 29 $15,250,000 $4,000,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $19,500,000 10.3%
2020 30 $15,250,000 $4,000,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $19,500,000 9.8%
Total $56,750,000 $20,000,000 $7,000,000 $1,250,000 $0 $85,000,000
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Career Earnings: $57,430,080
Career APY: $8,204,297
Potential Earnings: $88,430,080
Total Guarantees: $40,638,080
Largest Cash Payment: $29,000,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $19,500,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Dolphins Drafted Expired 2012 4 $3,680,080 $920,020 $638,080 $3,680,080 100.0% $920,020
Giants UFA Active 2016 5 $85,000,000 $17,000,000 $40,000,000 $53,750,000 63.2% $17,916,667
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins 4 $3,680,080 $920,020 $3,680,080 0.0% $0 0.0%
Giants 3 $53,750,000 $17,916,667 $46,000,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2012 Dolphins $390,000 $159,520 $0 $0 $0 $549,520 0.5% $1,028,080
2013 Dolphins $500,000 $159,520 $0 $10,000 $0 $669,520 0.5% $510,000
2014 Dolphins $590,000 $159,520 $0 $10,000 $0 $759,520 0.6% $600,000
2015 Dolphins $1,532,000 $159,520 $0 $10,000 $0 $1,701,520 1.2% $1,542,000
2016 Giants $1,750,000 $8,750,000 $4,000,000 $7,000,000 $250,000 $0 $13,000,000 8.4% $29,000,000
2017 Giants $11,750,000 $11,250,000 $4,000,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $16,000,000 9.6% $11,750,000
2018 Giants $12,750,000 $12,000,000 $4,000,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $17,000,000 9.6% $13,000,000
2019 Giants $15,250,000 $4,000,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $19,500,000 10.3% $15,500,000
2020 Giants $15,250,000 $4,000,000 $0 $250,000 $0 $19,500,000 9.8% $15,500,000
Total $59,762,000 $20,638,080 $7,000,000 $1,280,000 $0 $88,680,080   $88,430,080

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2012 16 38.4% 60.5%2573.521390001000
2013 16 79.6% 17.6%461111.56513160000000
2014 16 79.2% 18.1%31156.530.59130002000
2015 16 81.8% 17.0%41207.556.518350000000
2016 16 93.8% 5.3%46188.554.517230001100
2017 12 63.4% 10.4%22135.529.55111102000
2018 11 60.6% 0.0%237739.552110011430

Financial Reports

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