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Outside Linebacker Age: 28 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#31 overall), 2010 College: Texas Christian Agent(s): Relativity Sports
  • Current Contract

    Jerry Hughes signed a 5 year, $45,000,000 contract with the Buffalo Bills, including a $7,000,000 signing bonus, $22,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $9,000,000. In 2016, Hughes will earn a base salary of $4,525,000, a signing bonus of $6,000,000 and a workout bonus of $150,000. Hughes has a cap hit of $7,575,000 while his dead money value is $16,125,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $45,000,000
    Signing Bonus $7,000,000
    Average Salary $9,000,000
    Guaranteed $22,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year 27 $4,625,000 $1,400,000 - - $150,000 $6,175,000 $17,775,000
    2016 Contract details by year 28 $4,525,000 $1,400,000 - $1,500,000 $150,000 $7,575,000 $16,125,000
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $5,400,000 $1,400,000 $2,000,000 $1,500,000 $150,000 $10,450,000 $8,700,000
    2018 Contract details by year 30 $6,350,000 $1,400,000 $1,000,000 $1,500,000 $150,000 $10,400,000 $5,800,000
    2019 Contract details by year 31 $6,350,000 $1,400,000 $1,000,000 $1,500,000 $150,000 $10,400,000 $2,900,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $17.625M initially guaranteed (Signing bonus + 2015 base + option bonus)
    • Signing Bonus $7 million
    • 2016 $6 million Option Bonus due 3/15/16
    • 2016 $4.525 million base guaranteed for injury, fully guaranteed on 3/15/16
    • 2017 $2 million Roster Bonus due on fifth day of the 2017 league year
    • 2018 $1 million Roster Bonus due on fifth day of the 2018 league year
    • 2019 $1 million Roster Bonus due on fifth day of the 2019 league year
    • $150k annual Workout Bonus
    • Annual Sack Incentives: $1M

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2013 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2013 Player contract details by year $1,552,500 - - $1,552,500
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $320,000 $1,400,000 $625,000 - - - - $2,345,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - - - - $3,105,000 - $3,555,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $635,000 - - - - - - $635,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $870,000 - - - - - - $870,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,552,500 - - - - - - $1,552,500
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,995,000 - - - - - - $3,995,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,625,000 $7,000,000 - $150,000 - - - $11,775,000
    6 seasons $12,447,500 $8,400,000 $625,000 $150,000 - $3,105,000 - $24,727,500
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $4,525,000 - - $150,000 - $6,000,000 - $10,675,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,400,000 - $2,000,000 $150,000 - - - $7,550,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,350,000 - $1,000,000 $150,000 - - - $7,500,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $6,350,000 - $1,000,000 $150,000 - - - $7,500,000
    $35,072,500 $8,400,000 $4,625,000 $750,000 - $9,105,000 - $57,952,500
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    10/09/2015 Player contract details by year Unsportsmanlike Conduct $8,681 Head butting a player against New York (NYG)
    10/09/2015 Player contract details by year Verbal or other Non-Physical Offense Against Official $23,152 Verbally abusing a ref against New York (NYG)
    11/22/2014 Player contract details by year Verbal or other Non-Physical Offense Against Official $22,050 for abusive language to an official during BUF-MIA game
    11/16/2012 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,750 for a late hit against Jacksonville
    - $69,633
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Jerry Hughes ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,575,000) Rank
    NFL: #139
    Buffalo Bills: #4
    Outside Linebacker: #15

    Total Cash ($10,675,000) Rank
    NFL: #75
    Outside Linebacker: #4

    Average Annual ($9,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #110
    Outside Linebacker: #7
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Jerry Hughes's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Week 17 Rating: 9.04
    • AAV: $9,000,000
    • Free Agent: 2020

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 93.8
    • Points/Game: 5.86
    • Points/Snap: 0


     

    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2015 16 16 1008 5 52 37 15 2
    2014 16 16 782 10 54 36 18 3
    2013 16 1 603 9.5 46 30 12 2
    2012 16 6 595 4 41 23 11
    2011 12 1 1 15 4 5
    2010 12 6 6
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • OLB Rank: #7

    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 Hughes's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Jerry Hughes'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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