Stephon Tuitt

3-4 Defensive End

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $4,018,081
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 2.38%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $14,000,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 8.80%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.48
  • Total Contract Value: $60,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $12,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 4/79 at 34DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,000,000
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 304
  • College: Notre Dame
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 2, #46 overall (Steelers)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Stephon Tuitt signed a 5 year, $60 million contract extension with the Steelers on September 9, 2017. Details of the contract come from a report by Mike Florio of PFT. Per Florio, Tuitt received an $11 million signing bonus and $2 million roster bonus in 2017 which are the guaranteed portions of the contract. He has a $7.5 and $3 million roster bonus due on the fifth day of the 2018 and 2019 league year respectively.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201724$1,000,000 $1,000,000$3,018,081$0$0$0$4,018,0812.4%
201825$3,500,000$2,600,000$7,500,000$0$0$13,600,0007.6%
201926$6,000,000$2,600,000$3,000,000$0$0$11,600,0006.1%
202027$9,000,000$2,600,000$0$0$0$11,600,0005.8%
202128$9,000,000$2,600,000$0$0$0$11,600,000--
202229$9,048,560$0$0$0$0$9,048,560--
Total$37,548,560$13,418,081$10,500,000$0$0$61,466,641
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $17,560,884
Years: 4
Career APY: $4,390,221
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDraftedRenegotiated20144$4,609,444$1,152,361$3,560,88477.3%$1,186,961
SteelersExtensionActive20175$60,000,000$12,000,000$14,000,00023.3%$14,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers4$17,560,884$4,390,221$7,160,8840.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2014Steelers$420,000 $420,000$418,081$0$0$0$838,0810.6%
2015Steelers$629,520 $629,520$418,081$0$0$0$1,047,6010.7%
2016Steelers$839,040$418,081$0$0$0$1,257,1210.8%
2017Steelers$1,000,000 $1,000,000$3,018,081$0$0$0$4,018,0812.4%
2018Steelers$3,500,000$2,600,000$7,500,000$0$0$13,600,0007.6%
2019Steelers$6,000,000$2,600,000$3,000,000$0$0$11,600,0006.1%
2020Steelers$9,000,000$2,600,000$0$0$0$11,600,0005.8%
2021Steelers$9,000,000$2,600,000$0$0$0$11,600,000--
2022Steelers$9,048,560$0$0$0$0$9,048,560--
Total$39,437,120$14,672,324$10,500,000$0$0$64,609,444 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20141640.1%28.7%11614130001000
20151478.8%26.5%39156.5388101130000
20161473.0%21.6%2994308143002000
20171258.0%20.1%1643227122001000

Financial Reports

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