Rhett Ellison

Tight End

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $2,250,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 1.34%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $6,000,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 3.76%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.67
  • Total Contract Value: $18,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 27/291 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,000,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6′ 5″
  • Weight: 250
  • College: USC
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 4, #128 overall (Vikings)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

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

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2017$975,000 $975,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$2,250,0001.3%
2018$2,475,000 $2,025,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$3,750,0002.1%
2019$4,475,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$5,750,0003.0%
2020$4,975,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$6,250,0003.1%
Total$12,900,000$5,000,000$0$100,000$0$18,000,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $10,032,584
Years: 5
Career APY: $2,006,517
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYearsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
VikingsDrafted20124$3,282,584$820,646$3,282,584100.0%$820,646
VikingsUFAExpired20161$1,765,000$1,765,000$1,750,00099.2%$1,750,000
GiantsUFAActive20174$18,000,000$4,500,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Vikings5$5,032,584$1,006,517$5,133,209100.0%$00.0%
Giants0$0$0$0$0

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Vikings$390,000$75,146$0$0$0$465,1460.4%
2013Vikings$480,000$75,146$0$0$0$555,1460.5%
2014Vikings$570,000$75,146$0$0$0$645,1460.5%
2015Vikings$1,542,000$75,146$0$0$0$1,617,1461.1%
2016Vikings$760,000$100,000$790,000$100,000$15,000$1,850,6251.2%
2017Giants$975,000 $975,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$2,250,0001.3%
2018Giants$2,475,000 $2,025,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$3,750,0002.1%
2019Giants$4,475,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$5,750,0003.0%
2020Giants$4,975,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$6,250,0003.1%
Total$16,642,000$5,400,584$790,000$200,000$15,000$23,133,209 

Traditional Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedReceivingRushingFumbles
RecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2014141920810.91000.0000
2015121112411.31000.0000
201699576.30111.0100
20171199.00000.0000

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money
Positional Comparisons to League Average