Tahir Whitehead

4-3 Outside Linebacker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $7,416,666
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.07%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $9,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 5.92%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.28
  • Total Contract Value: $19,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,333,333
  • Position Ranking: 1/28 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,075,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 228
  • College: Temple
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 5, #138 overall (Lions)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Tahir Whitehead signed a three year, $19 million contract with the Raiders on March 16, 2018. Whitehead received $6.1 million fully guaranteed and $12.15 million in total guarantees. Whitehead's guarantee consists of his 2018 base salary and roster bonus. In 2019 Whitehead's base and roster bonus become guaranteed if on the roster on the third day of the league year. Please credit OTC is using this information especially if being used for a salary cap table that is "sourced" from "verified reports".

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 28 $3,100,000 $6,075,000 $1,041,666 $3,175,000 $100,000 $0 $7,416,666 4.2%
2019 29 $2,950,000 $1,041,666 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $4,291,666 2.3%
2020 30 $5,950,000 $1,041,668 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $7,291,668 3.6%
Total $12,000,000 $3,125,000 $3,575,000 $300,000 $0 $19,000,000
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Career Earnings: $19,812,000
Career APY: $2,830,286
Potential Earnings: $29,312,000
Total Guarantees: $10,825,000
Largest Cash Payment: $9,500,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,416,666 (2018)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Lions Drafted 2012 4 $2,312,000 $578,000 $0 $2,312,000 100.0% $578,000
Lions UFA Expired 2016 2 $8,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,750,000 $8,000,000 100.0% $4,000,000
Raiders UFA Active 2018 3 $19,000,000 $6,333,333 $6,075,000 $9,500,000 50.0% $9,500,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Lions 6 $10,312,000 $1,718,667 $10,549,500 0.0% $0 0.0%
Raiders 1 $9,500,000 $9,500,000 $7,416,666 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2012 Lions $390,000 $53,000 $0 $0 $0 $443,000 0.4% $602,000
2013 Lions $480,000 $53,000 $0 $0 $0 $533,000 0.4% $480,000
2014 Lions $570,000 $53,000 $0 $0 $0 $623,000 0.5% $570,000
2015 Lions $660,000 $53,000 $0 $0 $0 $713,000 0.5% $660,000
2016 Lions $1,750,000 $1,750,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,250,000 2.1% $4,750,000
2017 Lions $3,050,000 $1,500,000 $200,000 $0 $250,000 $4,987,500 3.0% $3,250,000
2018 Raiders $3,100,000 $6,075,000 $1,041,666 $3,175,000 $100,000 $0 $7,416,666 4.2% $9,500,000
2019 Raiders $2,950,000 $1,041,666 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $4,291,666 2.3% $3,250,000
2020 Raiders $5,950,000 $1,041,668 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $7,291,668 3.6% $6,250,000
Total $18,900,000 $6,337,000 $3,775,000 $300,000 $250,000 $29,549,500   $29,312,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2012 14 0.0% 55.6%8300000001000
2013 16 0.0% 67.4%7200000001000
2014 16 69.1% 42.1%632300425220000
2015 16 56.0% 60.4%4011177261260100
2016 15 90.8% 15.6%993300305000000
2017 16 87.2% 17.7%7430129421180360
2018 16 99.7% 19.9%883800915101000

Financial Reports

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