Preston Brown

Inside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,720,833
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.41%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $6,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.49%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.38
  • Total Contract Value: $16,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 19/137 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,800,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 260
  • College: Louisville
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 3, #73 overall (Bills)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Preston Brown signed a 1 year, $5 million contract with the Bengals. Brown received a $2 million signing bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201927$900,000$833,333$2,300,000$200,000$600,000$2,300,000$4,720,8332.5%
2020 📝
March 22: $5 million roster bonus due
28$3,250,000$833,333$1,000,000$200,000$600,000$0$5,883,3332.9%
202129$4,150,000$833,334$0$200,000$600,000$0$5,783,334--
Total$8,300,000$2,500,000$3,300,000$600,000$1,800,000$2,300,000$16,387,500
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Career Earnings: $11,536,750
Career APY: $2,307,350
Potential Earnings: $25,536,750
Total Guarantees: $7,448,000
Largest Cash Payment: $6,500,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,883,333 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BillsDraftedExpired20154$3,005,750$751,438$648,000$4,036,750134.3%$1,009,188
BengalsUFAExpired20181$5,000,000$5,000,000$2,000,000$5,000,000100.0%$5,000,000
BengalsUFAActive20193$16,500,000$5,500,000$4,800,000$2,500,00015.2%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bills4$4,036,750$1,009,188$4,036,7500.0%$00.0%
Bengals1$7,500,000$7,500,000$5,000,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Bills$420,000$162,000$0$0$0$0$582,0000.4%$1,068,000
2015Bills$510,000$162,000$0$0$30,000$0$702,0000.5%$540,000
2016Bills$601,750$162,000$0$0$30,000$0$793,7500.5%$631,750
2017Bills$1,762,000$162,000$0$0$35,000$0$1,959,0001.2%$1,797,000
2018Bengals$1,000,000$2,000,000$0$0$2,000,000$0$5,000,0002.8%$5,000,000
2019Bengals$900,000$833,333$2,300,000$200,000$600,000$2,300,000$4,720,8332.5%$6,500,000
2020Bengals$3,250,000$833,333$1,000,000$200,000$600,000$0$5,883,3332.9%$5,050,000
2021Bengals$4,150,000$833,334$0$200,000$600,000$0$5,783,334--$4,950,000
Total$12,593,750$5,148,000$3,300,000$600,000$3,895,000$2,300,000$25,424,250$25,536,750

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20141693.8%41.4%6643006121001300
20151698.2%33.9%6654003642461101
20161699.4%29.2%796015531001200
20171699.1%18.8%765600723000000
2018733.2%3.5%2715000042200000
2019282.4%35.5%51300000001000

Financial Reports

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