Vince Williams

Inside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $6,700,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 3.22%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,100,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.56%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.76
  • Total Contract Value: $18,600,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,200,000
  • Position Ranking: 1/35 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 29 $800,000 $300,000 $2,100,000 $300,000 $0 $0 $3,200,000 1.8%
2019 30 $2,200,000 $1,600,000 $2,900,000 $0 $0 $6,700,000 3.5%
2020 31 $4,000,000 $1,600,000 $0 $0 $0 $5,600,000 2.8%
2021 32 $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: $13,238,680
Career APY: $2,206,447
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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Steelers Drafted 2013 3 $1,544,010 $514,670 $0 $1,563,680 101.3% $521,227
Steelers Extension Renegotiated 2016 2 $5,500,000 $2,750,000 $1,500,000 $4,175,000 75.9% $2,087,500
Steelers Extension Active 2018 3 $18,600,000 $6,200,000 $6,700,000 $7,500,000 40.3% $7,500,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Steelers 6 $13,238,680 $2,206,447 $8,438,680 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2013 Steelers $405,000 $19,670 $0 $0 $0 $424,670 0.3% $483,680
2014 Steelers $495,000 $19,670 $0 $0 $0 $514,670 0.4% $495,000
2015 Steelers $585,000 $19,670 $0 $0 $0 $604,670 0.4% $585,000
2016 Steelers $675,000 $519,670 $0 $0 $0 $1,194,670 0.8% $2,175,000
2017 Steelers $2,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,500,000 1.5% $2,000,000
2018 Steelers $800,000 $300,000 $2,100,000 $300,000 $0 $0 $3,200,000 1.8% $7,500,000
2019 Steelers $2,200,000 $1,600,000 $2,900,000 $0 $0 $6,700,000 3.5% $5,100,000
2020 Steelers $4,000,000 $1,600,000 $0 $0 $0 $5,600,000 2.8% $4,000,000
2021 Steelers $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

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2013 15 37.3% 32.3%401300400000000
2014 16 24.8% 58.0%281500010000100
2015 16 17.4% 68.1%34120.53111000200
2016 16 25.6% 50.2%371023640000000
2017 16 75.0% 30.7%6619756101211130000
2018 14 71.3% 5.0%50264.530.581021170001

Financial Reports

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