Embed This Courtney Upshaw

Defensive Tackle Age: 27 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#35 overall), 2012 College: Alabama Agent(s): Doug Hendrickson (Relativity Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Courtney Upshaw signed a 1 year, $1,150,000 contract with the Atlanta Falcons, including a $125,000 signing bonus, $125,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,150,000. In 2017, Upshaw will earn a base salary of $775,000, a signing bonus of $125,000, a roster bonus of $81,250 and a workout bonus of $150,000, while carrying a cap hit of $1,131,250 and a dead cap value of $125,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,150,000
    Signing Bonus $125,000
    Average Salary $1,150,000
    Total Guarantees $125,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $125,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $775,000 $125,000 $81,250 $150,000 $1,131,250 $125,000 $1,131,250($1,131,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $125,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,006,250 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $125,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,006,250 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $125,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $1,006,250 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $125,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $1,006,250
    2018 Free Agent Year 28 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Per Game Active Bonus: $6,250 ($100,000, 13 LTBE)
    • Workout Bonus: $150,000
    • $200,000 max incentives for playing time + playoff games

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,250,000
    Signing Bonus $390,000
    Average Salary $1,250,000
    Guaranteed $390,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead
    2016 26 $760,000 $390,000 $100,000 - $150,000 $1,400,000 $1,150,000
    2017 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • Per Game Bonus: $6,250 ($100,000)
    • Incentives: $250,000 ($150,000 LTBE)
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $2,292,144 - - - - - $2,682,144
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $630,759 - - - - - - $630,759
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $871,518 - - - - - - $871,518
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,112,277 - - - - - - $1,112,277
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $760,000 $390,000 $81,250 - - - $150,000 $1,381,250
    5 seasons $3,764,554 $2,682,144 $81,250 - - - $150,000 $6,677,948
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $775,000 $125,000 $81,250 $150,000 - - - $1,131,250
    $4,539,554 $2,807,144 $162,500 $150,000 - - $150,000 $7,809,198
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 01/06/2017, $9,115

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct against New Orleans (NO)


    • Player contract details by year 01/02/2015, $10,000

      Roughing the Passer against Connor Shaw (CLE)


    • Player contract details by year 11/07/2014, $20,000

      Roughing the Passer against Ben Roethlisberger (PIT)


    • Player contract details by year 09/19/2014, $16,537

      Roughing the Passer against Ben Roethlisberger (PIT)


    • Player contract details by year 12/13/2013, $15,750

      Roughing the Passer against Matt Cassel (MIN)


    • TOTAL: $71,402

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Courtney Upshaw ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT AAV
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    Similarity Score: 83.15%
    13 13 6 307 0.299 1 19 14 5 1 $523,000
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    Similarity Score: 62.2%
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    Cedric Thornton, DAL
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    Destiny Vaeao, PHI
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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 13 13 5 310 0.279 1 23 14 9 1
    2015 16 16 15 803 0.753 2 51 29 22 2
    2014 16 16 14 525 0.489 1 42 25 17
    2013 16 16 13 639 0.594 1.5 31 18 12
    2012 16 16 9 746 0.657 1.5 60 34 21 1
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    Comparable Players

    The first step in evaluating is to identify players of the same position, with similar playing time/opportunity, who signed a contract around Upshaw's current age.

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Courtney Upshaw's Calculated Market Value

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