Vince Williams

Inside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,836,666
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.86%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,100,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.34%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.33
  • Total Contract Value: $18,600,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,200,000
  • Position Ranking: 11/169 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,700,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 250
  • College: Florida State
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 6, #206 overall (Steelers)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Vince Williams signed a three year, $18.6 million contract extension with the Steelers on August 24, 2018. According to Ian Whetstone, Williams received a $6.4 million signing bonus and $300,000 roster bonus in 2018. In 2019 he will earn a $2.9 million roster bonus if on the Steelers in March. Williams had one year remaining on his prior contract and his cap charge for 2018 increased by $700,000 as part of the new contract.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201829$800,000$2,100,000$300,000$300,000$3,200,0001.8%
2019 📝
March 15: Roster bonus due
30$805,000$3,031,666$0$0$3,836,6662.0%
202031$4,000,000$3,031,666$0$0$7,031,6663.5%
202132$4,000,000$3,031,668$0$0$7,031,668--
Total$9,605,000$11,195,000$300,000$300,000$21,100,000
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Career Earnings: $17,533,680
Career APY: $2,922,280
Potential Earnings: $26,338,680
Total Guarantees: $8,278,680
Largest Cash Payment: $7,500,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,031,668 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDraftedRenegotiated20134$2,238,680$559,670$78,680$1,563,68069.8%$521,227
SteelersExtensionRenegotiated20162$5,500,000$2,750,000$1,500,000$4,175,00075.9%$2,087,500
SteelersExtensionActive20183$18,600,000$6,200,000$6,700,000$11,795,00063.4%$11,795,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers6$17,533,680$2,922,280$8,438,6800.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Steelers$405,000$19,670$0$0$424,6700.3%$483,680
2014Steelers$495,000$19,670$0$0$514,6700.4%$495,000
2015Steelers$585,000$19,670$0$0$604,6700.4%$585,000
2016Steelers$675,000$519,670$0$0$1,194,6700.8%$2,175,000
2017Steelers$2,000,000$500,000$0$0$2,500,0001.5%$2,000,000
2018Steelers$800,000$2,100,000$300,000$300,000$3,200,0001.8%$7,500,000
2019Steelers$805,000$3,031,666$0$0$3,836,6662.0%$5,100,000
2020Steelers$4,000,000$3,031,666$0$0$7,031,6663.5%$4,000,000
2021Steelers$4,000,000$3,031,668$0$0$7,031,668--$4,000,000
Total$13,765,000$12,273,680$300,000$300,000$26,338,680$26,338,680

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20131537.3%32.3%401300400000000
20141624.8%58.0%281500010000100
20151617.4%68.1%34120.53111000200
20161625.6%50.2%371023640000000
20171675.0%30.7%6619756101211130000
20181471.3%5.0%50264.530.581021170001

Financial Reports

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