Spencer Ware

Running Back

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $1,108,334
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 0.62%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $1,750,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.05%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.58
  • Total Contract Value: $4,200,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,400,000
  • Position Ranking: 5/34 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,600,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 228
  • College: LSU
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 6, #194 overall (Seahawks)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: ERFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Spencer Ware signed a three year, $4.2 million contract with the Chiefs on March 30, 2016. Ware received a $1 million signing bonus. If he is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2017 league year he will earn another $700,000 in full guarantees. There are $6 million in possible incentives.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2016 25 $600,000 $600,000 $333,333 $0 $25,000 $0 $958,333 0.6%
2017 26 $1,300,000 $333,333 $100,000 $25,000 $0 $1,745,833 1.0%
2018 27 $725,000 $333,334 $1,000,000 $50,000 $0 $1,108,334 0.6%
Total $2,625,000 $1,000,000 $1,100,000 $100,000 $0 $3,812,500
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Career Earnings: $5,426,609
Career APY: $1,085,322
Potential Earnings: $5,393,609
Total Guarantees: $1,600,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,750,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $1,745,833 (2017)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Seahawks 2013 1 $429,358 $429,358 $0 $433,609 101.0% $433,609
2014 1 $519,358 $519,358 $0 $0 0.0% $0
Chiefs Practice 2015 1 $112,200 $112,200 $0 $33,000 29.4% $0
Chiefs SFA 2015 1 $510,000 $510,000 $0 $360,000 70.6% $360,000
Chiefs ERFA Active 2016 3 $4,200,000 $1,400,000 $1,600,000 $4,600,000 109.5% $1,533,333
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Seahawks 1 $433,609 $433,609 $360,535 0.0% $73,074 0.0%
0 $0 $0 $0 0.0% $0 0.0%
Chiefs 4 $4,993,000 $1,248,250 $4,172,500 0.0% $33,000 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2013 Seahawks $405,000 $24,358 $0 $0 $0 $360,535 0.3% $433,609
2015 Chiefs $510,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $360,000 0.3% $360,000
2016 Chiefs $600,000 $600,000 $333,333 $0 $25,000 $0 $958,333 0.6% $1,625,000
2017 Chiefs $1,300,000 $333,333 $100,000 $25,000 $0 $1,745,833 1.0% $1,225,000
2018 Chiefs $725,000 $333,334 $1,000,000 $50,000 $0 $1,108,334 0.6% $1,750,000
Total $3,540,000 $1,024,358 $1,100,000 $100,000 $0 $4,533,035   $5,393,609
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Seahawks 2014 $24,358 $0
Seahawks 2015 $48,716 $0
Chiefs 2015 $33,000 $33,000
Total$106,074$33,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Rushing Receiving Fumbles
Offense Special AttYardsAvgTD RecYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2013 2 0.7% 4.7%3103.30000.0000
2015 11 15.9% 15.2%724035.66650.8000
2016 14 53.3% 0.2%2149214.333344713.5243
2018 13 23.6% 13.4%512464.822022411.2000

Financial Reports

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