Vince Williams

Inside Linebacker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,200,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.77%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $7,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 4.00%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.34
  • Total Contract Value: $18,600,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,200,000
  • Position Ranking: 3/66 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,700,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 250
  • College: Florida State
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201829$800,000 $300,000$2,100,000$300,000$0$0$3,200,0001.8%
201930$2,200,000$1,600,000$2,900,000$0$0$6,700,0003.5%
202031$4,000,000$1,600,000$0$0$0$5,600,0002.8%
202132$4,000,000$1,600,000$0$0$0$5,600,000--
Total$11,000,000$6,900,000$3,200,000$0$0$21,100,000
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Career Earnings: $12,138,680
Career APY: $2,427,736
Potential Earnings: $26,338,680
Total Guarantees: $8,200,000
Largest Cash Payment: $7,500,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,700,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersDrafted20133$1,544,010$514,670$1,563,680101.3%$521,227
SteelersExtensionRenegotiated20162$5,500,000$2,750,000$4,175,00075.9%$2,087,500
SteelersExtensionActive20183$18,600,000$6,200,000$6,400,00034.4%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers5$12,138,680$2,427,736$5,238,6800.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013Steelers$405,000$19,670$0$0$0$424,6700.3%$483,680
2014Steelers$495,000$19,670$0$0$0$514,6700.4%$495,000
2015Steelers$585,000$19,670$0$0$0$604,6700.4%$585,000
2016Steelers$675,000$519,670$0$0$0$1,194,6700.8%$2,175,000
2017Steelers$2,000,000$500,000$0$0$0$2,500,0001.5%$2,000,000
2018Steelers$800,000 $300,000$2,100,000$300,000$0$0$3,200,0001.8%$7,500,000
2019Steelers$2,200,000$1,600,000$2,900,000$0$0$6,700,0003.5%$5,100,000
2020Steelers$4,000,000$1,600,000$0$0$0$5,600,0002.8%$4,000,000
2021Steelers$4,000,000$1,600,000$0$0$0$5,600,000--$4,000,000
Total$15,160,000$7,978,680$3,200,000$0$0$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
2018299.3%14.1%8800100000000

Financial Reports

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