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: 5.62%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.74
  • Total Contract Value: $28,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/20 at RG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $19,000,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 318
  • College: Eastern Michigan
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • 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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201730$3,000,000 $3,000,000$2,666,666$250,000$0$0$5,869,7913.5%
201831$8,000,000 $8,000,000$2,666,666$250,000$0$0$10,869,7916.1%
201932$8,250,000$2,666,668$750,000$0$0$11,510,4186.1%
Total$19,250,000$8,000,000$1,250,000$0$0$28,250,000
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Career Earnings: $34,976,875
Career APY: $3,886,319
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

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PackersDraftedRenegotiated20094$2,252,500$563,125$1,732,50076.9%$577,500
PackersExtensionExpired20124$20,800,000$5,200,000$22,041,250106.0%$4,408,250
LionsUFAActive20173$28,500,000$9,500,000$11,203,12539.3%$11,203,125
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers8$23,773,750$2,971,719$23,773,7510.0%$00.0%
Lions1$11,203,125$11,203,125$5,869,7910.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2009Packers$310,000$125,625$0$0$0$435,6250.4%$812,500
2010Packers$395,000$125,625$0$0$0$520,625--$395,000
2011Packers$525,000$125,625$0$0$0$650,6250.5%$525,000
2012Packers$760,000$1,225,626$0$0$0$1,985,6261.6%$6,260,000
2013Packers$750,000$1,100,000$1,050,000$200,000$0$3,100,0002.5%$2,000,000
2014Packers$3,500,000$1,100,000$300,000$200,000$0$5,100,0003.8%$4,000,000
2015Packers$4,200,000$1,100,000$300,000$200,000$0$5,800,0004.0%$4,681,250
2016Packers$4,600,000$1,100,000$300,000$200,000$0$6,181,2504.0%$5,100,000
2017Lions$3,000,000 $3,000,000$2,666,666$250,000$0$0$5,869,7913.5%$11,203,125
2018Lions$8,000,000 $8,000,000$2,666,666$250,000$0$0$10,869,7916.1%$8,093,750
2019Lions$8,250,000$2,666,668$750,000$0$0$11,510,4186.1%$9,000,000
Total$34,290,000$14,002,501$3,200,000$800,000$0$52,023,751 $52,070,625

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
2011100.0%0.0%
20121590.6%16.4%
20131697.5%15.7%
20141690.2%10.0%
20151589.9%8.0%
20161372.8%5.0%
20171377.4%10.0%
2018632.5%2.5%

Financial Reports

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