• 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $10,125,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 5.37%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $19,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 10.32%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.88
  • Total Contract Value: $114,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $19,083,333
  • Position Ranking: 0/48 at 34OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $42,000,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 250
  • College: Texas A&M
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 1, #2 overall (Broncos)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: Franchise
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Broncos and Von Miller agreed to a six year, $114.5 million contract on July 15, 2016. Per Mike Klis, Miller received $70 million in guarantees, $42 million of which is guaranteed upon signing. The full guarantee is made up of a $17.5 million signing bonus, $6 million roster bonus, and his Paragraph 5 salaries in 2016 and 2017. In March of 2017 Miller's $19 million salary in 2018 will become fully guaranteed. If Miller is on the roster in March of 2018, $9 million of his 2019 base salary will become fully guranteed. The final two years of the contract are option seasons. Denver has until the final day of the prior League year to pick up each option season. If the options are exercised Miller will have $6 million and $7 million of his 2020 and 2021 salaries become guaranteed.

On March 13, 2018, Miller converted $16.5 million of his $18.5 million base salary into a signing bonus. The move created $12.375 million in cap room for the Broncos in 2018. Millers salary cap charges from 2019-2021 will all increase by $4.125 million each.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201627$2,000,000 $8,000,000$3,400,000$6,000,000$0$0$11,500,0007.4%
201728$16,500,000 $16,500,000$3,400,000$0$0$0$20,000,00012.0%
201829$2,000,000 $2,000,000$7,625,000$0$500,000$0$10,125,0005.7%
201930$17,000,000$7,625,000$0$500,000$0$25,125,00013.2%
202031$17,500,000$7,625,000$0$500,000$0$25,625,00012.8%
202132$17,500,000$4,125,000$0$500,000$0$22,125,000--
Total$72,500,000$33,800,000$6,000,000$2,000,000$0$114,500,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $88,448,214
Years: 7
Career APY: $12,635,459
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BroncosDraftedExpired20115$30,754,376$6,150,875$29,948,21497.4%$5,989,643
BroncosFranchiseActive20166$114,500,000$19,083,333$58,500,00051.1%$29,250,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Broncos7$88,448,214$12,635,459$61,379,4640.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2011Broncos$375,000 $375,000$3,443,250$0$0$0$3,818,2503.2%
2012Broncos$1,329,563 $1,329,563$3,443,250$0$0$0$4,772,8134.0%
2013Broncos$2,284,125 $2,284,125$3,443,250$0$0$0$4,921,2134.0%
2014Broncos$3,238,688 $3,238,688$3,374,500$0$0$0$6,613,1885.0%
2015Broncos$9,754,000 $9,754,000$0$0$0$0$9,754,0006.8%
2016Broncos$2,000,000 $8,000,000$3,400,000$6,000,000$0$0$11,500,0007.4%
2017Broncos$16,500,000 $16,500,000$3,400,000$0$0$0$20,000,00012.0%
2018Broncos$2,000,000 $2,000,000$7,625,000$0$500,000$0$10,125,0005.7%
2019Broncos$17,000,000$7,625,000$0$500,000$0$25,125,00013.2%
2020Broncos$17,500,000$7,625,000$0$500,000$0$25,625,00012.8%
2021Broncos$17,500,000$4,125,000$0$500,000$0$22,125,000--
Total$89,481,376$47,504,250$6,000,000$2,000,000$0$144,379,464 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20141684.3%0.0%43171482.516272001120
20151676.1%1.7%30511789331004300
20161681.3%0.0%621613.56513243003000
20171685.7%1.8%5161064.517223002100

Financial Reports

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