Embed This Philip Wheeler

Outside Linebacker Age: 32 Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#93 overall), 2008 College: Georgia Tech
  • Current Contract

    Philip Wheeler signed a 1 year, $965,000 contract with the Atlanta Falcons, including a $80,000 signing bonus, $80,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $965,000. In , Wheeler will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of , while carrying a cap hit of and a dead cap value of .

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $965,000
    Signing Bonus $80,000
    Average Salary $965,000
    Total Guarantees $80,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $80,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $885,000 $80,000 $680,000 $965,000 $965,000($965,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $965,0002016 Cap Savings: $-285,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $80,0002016 Cap Savings: $600,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $965,0002017 Dead Cap: $02016 Cap Savings: $-285,000 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $80,0002017 Dead Cap: $02016 Cap Savings: $600,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2015 Player contract details by year - $1,400,000 - $1,400,000
    2016 Player contract details by year - $2,800,000 - $2,800,000

    Previous Contracts

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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 $644,000 - - - - - $939,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - - - - - - $385,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $470,000 - - - - - - $470,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 - - - - - - $1,200,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 - - - - - - $700,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $7,000,000 - - - - - $8,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - - - - - $5,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $562,941 - - - - - $55,009 $617,950
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $885,000 $80,000 - - - - - $965,000
    9 seasons $10,497,941 $7,724,000 - - - - $55,009 $18,276,950
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/11/2015, $8,651

      Excessive facemask against Doug Martin (TB)


    • Player contract details by year 11/15/2013, $21,000

      Roughing the Passer against Mike Glennon (TB)


    • Player contract details by year 11/16/2012, $7,875

      Excessive facemask against Ray Rice (BAL)


    • TOTAL: $37,526

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Philip Wheeler ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Atlanta Falcons: #
    Outside Linebacker: #

    Total Cash ($0) Rank
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    Outside Linebacker: #

    Average Annual ($0) Rank
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  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT AAV
    Sam Acho, CHI
    Similarity Score: 98.15%
    16 16 6 499 0.465 1 26 16 9 1 $745,000
    Benson Mayowa, DAL
    Similarity Score: 97.65%
    13 13 6 382 0.362 5.5 24 15 9 $495,000
    Brooks Reed, ATL
    Similarity Score: 96.73%
    15 15 7 425 0.383 2 23 15 7 $4,400,000
    Julius Peppers, CAR
    Similarity Score: 96.3%
    16 16 11 587 0.569 7.5 23 15 8 1 $14,000,000
    Dan Skuta, JAC
    Similarity Score: 95.51%
    13 13 2 267 0.248 18 15 3 $356,250
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 16 16 4 339 0.305 28 17 10
    2015 9 9 2 144 0.225 1 29 21 8 1
    2014 15 15 4 379 0.361 45 34 11
    2013 16 16 16 1033 0.903 1 118 84 34
    2012 16 16 16 1016 0.985 3 110 78 32 2
    2011 13 13 11 1 84 43 36
    2010 16 16 6 61 31 17
    2009 16 16 7 1 61 36 16 1
    2008 16 16 14 2
  • 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 Wheeler's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts to match Wheeler's current age, we're provided with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Wheeler statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing.

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    Philip Wheeler's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

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