T.J. Lang

Right Guard

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $10,869,791
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 5.99%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $8,093,750
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 5.63%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.74
  • Total Contract Value: $28,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/10 at RG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $19,000,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 318
  • College: Eastern Michigan
  • Accrued Seasons: 10
  • Entry: 2009 Draft, Round 4, #109 overall (Packers)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

TJ Lang signed a three year, $28.5 million contract with the Lions on March 14, 2017. Lang's contract has $19 million fully guaranteed at signing including a signing bonus worth $8 million. There are $250,000 in annual per game roster bonuses and Lang will earn a $500,000 roster bonus if he is on the roster on the 4th day of the 2019 league year.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 30 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $2,666,666 $250,000 $0 $0 $5,869,791 3.5%
2018 31 $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $2,666,666 $250,000 $0 $0 $10,869,791 6.1%
2019 32 $8,250,000 $2,666,668 $750,000 $0 $0 $11,510,418 6.1%
Total $19,250,000 $8,000,000 $1,250,000 $0 $0 $28,250,000
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Career Earnings: $43,070,625
Career APY: $4,307,063
Potential Earnings: $52,070,625
Total Guarantees: $25,002,500
Largest Cash Payment: $11,203,125 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $11,510,418 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Packers Drafted Renegotiated 2009 4 $2,252,500 $563,125 $502,500 $1,732,500 76.9% $577,500
Packers Extension Expired 2012 4 $20,800,000 $5,200,000 $5,500,000 $22,041,250 106.0% $4,408,250
Lions UFA Active 2017 3 $28,500,000 $9,500,000 $19,000,000 $19,296,875 67.7% $9,648,438
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Packers 8 $23,773,750 $2,971,719 $23,773,751 0.0% $0 0.0%
Lions 2 $19,296,875 $9,648,438 $16,739,582 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2009 Packers $310,000 $125,625 $0 $0 $0 $435,625 0.4% $812,500
2010 Packers $395,000 $125,625 $0 $0 $0 $520,625 -- $395,000
2011 Packers $525,000 $125,625 $0 $0 $0 $650,625 0.5% $525,000
2012 Packers $760,000 $1,225,626 $0 $0 $0 $1,985,626 1.6% $6,260,000
2013 Packers $750,000 $1,100,000 $1,050,000 $200,000 $0 $3,100,000 2.5% $2,000,000
2014 Packers $3,500,000 $1,100,000 $300,000 $200,000 $0 $5,100,000 3.8% $4,000,000
2015 Packers $4,200,000 $1,100,000 $300,000 $200,000 $0 $5,800,000 4.0% $4,681,250
2016 Packers $4,600,000 $1,100,000 $300,000 $200,000 $0 $6,181,250 4.0% $5,100,000
2017 Lions $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $2,666,666 $250,000 $0 $0 $5,869,791 3.5% $11,203,125
2018 Lions $8,000,000 $8,000,000 $2,666,666 $250,000 $0 $0 $10,869,791 6.1% $8,093,750
2019 Lions $8,250,000 $2,666,668 $750,000 $0 $0 $11,510,418 6.1% $9,000,000
Total $34,290,000 $14,002,501 $3,200,000 $800,000 $0 $52,023,751   $52,070,625

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps
Offense Special
2011 100.0% 0.0%
2012 15 90.6% 16.4%
2013 16 97.5% 15.7%
2014 16 90.2% 10.0%
2015 15 89.9% 8.0%
2016 13 72.8% 5.0%
2017 13 77.4% 10.0%
2018 6 26.3% 2.1%

Financial Reports

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