Rhett Ellison

Tight End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,811,617
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.47%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $4,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.55%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.94
  • Total Contract Value: $18,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 22/172 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,000,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 250
  • College: USC
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 4, #128 overall (Vikings)
  • Year Signed: 2017 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $3,119,000

Contract Notes

Rhett Ellison signed a four year, $18 million contract with the Giants on March 13, 2017. Ellison received $8 million fully guaranteed at signing including a signing bonus of $5 million.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201729$975,000$1,250,000$25,000$975,000$2,250,0001.3%
201830$2,475,000$1,250,000$25,000$2,025,000$3,750,0002.1%
201931$2,598,235$2,188,382$25,000$0$4,811,6172.6%
202032$4,975,000$2,188,383$25,000$0$7,188,3833.6%
Total$11,023,235$6,876,765$100,000$3,000,000$18,000,000
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Career Earnings: $15,359,974
Career APY: $2,194,282
Potential Earnings: $22,983,209
Total Guarantees: $8,300,584
Largest Cash Payment: $6,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,188,383 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
VikingsDraftedExpired20124$3,282,584$820,646$300,584$3,282,584100.0%$820,646
VikingsUFAExpired20161$1,750,000$1,750,000$0$1,700,62597.2%$1,700,625
GiantsUFAActive20174$18,000,000$4,500,000$8,000,000$10,376,76557.6%$5,188,383
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Vikings5$4,983,209$996,642$5,133,2090.0%$00.0%
Giants2$10,376,765$5,188,383$6,000,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Vikings$390,000$75,146$0$0$0$0$465,1460.4%$690,584
2013Vikings$480,000$75,146$0$0$0$0$555,1460.5%$480,000
2014Vikings$570,000$75,146$0$0$0$0$645,1460.5%$570,000
2015Vikings$1,542,000$75,146$0$0$0$0$1,617,1461.1%$1,542,000
2016Vikings$760,000$100,000$790,000$100,000$15,000$0$1,850,6251.2%$1,700,625
2017Giants$975,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$975,000$2,250,0001.3%$6,000,000
2018Giants$2,475,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$2,025,000$3,750,0002.1%$2,500,000
2019Giants$2,598,235$2,188,382$0$25,000$0$0$4,811,6172.6%$4,500,000
2020Giants$4,975,000$2,188,383$0$25,000$0$0$7,188,3833.6%$5,000,000
Total$14,765,235$7,277,349$790,000$200,000$15,000$3,000,000$23,133,209$22,983,209

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20121623.9%77.6%7659.30000.0000
20131128.2%28.1%56112.21000.0000
20141653.8%43.0%1920810.91000.0000
20151546.1%54.2%1112411.31000.0000
20161524.6%40.1%9576.30111.0100
20171649.6%49.8%191729.12000.0000
20181454.0%23.9%2527210.91000.0000
20191040.0%21.0%181679.31000.0000

Financial Reports

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