Vernon Butler

4-3 Defensive Tackle

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,289,959
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.25%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $1,213,320
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 0.68%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.53
  • Total Contract Value: $8,396,516
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,099,129
  • Position Ranking: 4/26 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,801,536
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 323
  • College: Louisiana Tech
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2016 Draft, Round 1, #30 overall (Panthers)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2020, pending fifth year option (UFA)

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2016 22 $450,000 $450,000 $1,076,639 $0 $0 $0 $1,526,639 1.0%
2017 23 $831,660 $831,660 $1,076,639 $0 $0 $0 $1,908,299 1.1%
2018 24 $1,213,320 $1,213,320 $1,076,639 $0 $0 $0 $2,289,959 1.3%
2019 25 $1,144,980 $1,076,639 $400,000 $50,000 $0 $2,671,619 1.4%
Total $3,639,960 $4,306,556 $400,000 $50,000 $0 $8,396,516
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Career Earnings: $6,801,536
Career APY: $2,267,179
Potential Earnings: $8,396,516
Total Guarantees: $6,801,536
Largest Cash Payment: $4,756,556 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $2,671,619 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Panthers Drafted Active 2016 4 $8,396,516 $2,099,129 $6,801,536 $6,801,536 81.0% $2,267,179
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Panthers 3 $6,801,536 $2,267,179 $5,724,897 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2016 Panthers $450,000 $450,000 $1,076,639 $0 $0 $0 $1,526,639 1.0% $4,756,556
2017 Panthers $831,660 $831,660 $1,076,639 $0 $0 $0 $1,908,299 1.1% $831,660
2018 Panthers $1,213,320 $1,213,320 $1,076,639 $0 $0 $0 $2,289,959 1.3% $1,213,320
2019 Panthers $1,144,980 $1,076,639 $400,000 $50,000 $0 $2,671,619 1.4% $1,594,980
Total $3,639,960 $4,306,556 $400,000 $50,000 $0 $8,396,516   $8,396,516

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2016 10 21.1% 8.8%581.511231000100
2017 14 29.7% 13.9%7500111000000
2018 14 33.0% 15.6%6130.54040000100

Financial Reports

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