Rhett Ellison

Tight End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,750,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 2.11%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $2,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.35%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.67
  • Total Contract Value: $18,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 5/77 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 250
  • College: USC
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201729$975,000 $975,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$2,250,0001.3%
201830$2,475,000 $2,025,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$3,750,0002.1%
201931$4,475,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$5,750,0003.0%
202032$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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Career Earnings: $11,032,584
Career APY: $1,838,764
Potential Earnings: $23,032,584
Total Guarantees: $8,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $6,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,250,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount 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$6,000,00033.3%$6,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Vikings5$5,032,584$1,006,517$5,133,2090.0%$00.0%
Giants1$6,000,000$6,000,000$2,250,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Vikings$390,000$75,146$0$0$0$465,1460.4%$690,584
2013Vikings$480,000$75,146$0$0$0$555,1460.5%$480,000
2014Vikings$570,000$75,146$0$0$0$645,1460.5%$570,000
2015Vikings$1,542,000$75,146$0$0$0$1,617,1461.1%$1,542,000
2016Vikings$760,000$100,000$790,000$100,000$15,000$1,850,6251.2%$1,750,000
2017Giants$975,000 $975,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$2,250,0001.3%$6,000,000
2018Giants$2,475,000 $2,025,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$3,750,0002.1%$2,500,000
2019Giants$4,475,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$5,750,0003.0%$4,500,000
2020Giants$4,975,000$1,250,000$0$25,000$0$6,250,0003.1%$5,000,000
Total$16,642,000$5,400,584$790,000$200,000$15,000$23,133,209 $23,032,584

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
2018555.7%29.1%111069.61000.0000

Financial Reports

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