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Outside Linebacker Age: 26 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#35 overall), 2012 College: Alabama Agent(s): Doug Hendrickson (Relativity Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Courtney Upshaw signed a 1 year, $1,250,000 contract with the Atlanta Falcons, including a $390,000 signing bonus, $390,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,250,000. In 2016, Upshaw will earn a base salary of $760,000, a signing bonus of $390,000, a roster bonus of $100,000 and a incentive bonus of $150,000. Upshaw has a cap hit of $1,400,000 while his dead money value is $390,000.

    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 Cap
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $760,000 $390,000 $100,000 - $150,000 $1,400,000 $390,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 27 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Per Game Bonus: $6,250 ($100,000)
    • Incentives: $250,000 ($150,000 LTBE)

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2015Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $5,296,698
    Signing Bonus $2,292,144
    Average Salary $1,324,175
    Guaranteed $3,587,903
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2012 22 $390,000 $573,036 - $963,036 $3,587,000
    2013 23 $630,759 $573,036 - $1,203,795 $2,624,867
    2014 24 $871,518 $573,036 - $1,444,554 $1,421,072
    2015 25 $1,112,277 $573,036 - $1,685,313 $573,036
    2016 Free agent year 26 UFA  
    • $3.587 million guaranateed (Signing bonus + 2013-14 base + $250k of 2015 base)
    • Signing Bonus: $2.292 million 
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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
    4 seasons $3,004,554 $2,292,144 - - - - - $5,296,698
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $760,000 $390,000 $100,000 - - - - $1,400,000
    $3,764,554 $2,682,144 $100,000 - - - - $6,696,698
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    01/02/2015 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $10,000 Roughing the Passer against Connor Shaw (CLE)
    11/07/2014 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $20,000 Roughing the Passer against Ben Roethlisberger (PIT)
    09/19/2014 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $16,537 Roughing the Passer against Ben Roethlisberger (PIT)
    12/13/2013 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,750 Roughing the Passer against Matt Cassel (MIN)
    - $62,287
  • 2016 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($1,400,000) Rank
    NFL: #792
    Atlanta Falcons: #27
    Outside Linebacker: #70

    Total Cash ($1,400,000) Rank
    NFL: #759
    Outside Linebacker: #67

    Average Annual ($1,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #817
    Outside Linebacker: #77
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Courtney Upshaw's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Week 17 Rating: 57.4
    • AAV: $1,324,175
    • Free Agent: 2017

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 72.3
    • Points/Game: 4.52
    • Points/Snap: 0


     

    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2015 16 15 803 2 51 29 22 2
    2014 16 14 525 1 42 25 17
    2013 16 13 639 1.5 31 18 12
    2012 16 9 746 1.5 60 34 21 1
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • OLB Rank: #77

    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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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Courtney Upshaw's Calculated Market Value

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