Embed This Greg Olsen

Tight End Age: 32 Exp: 11 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#31 overall), 2007 College: Miami (FL) Agent(s):



  • Current Contract

    Greg Olsen signed a 3 year, $22,500,000 contract with the Carolina Panthers, including a $12,000,000 signing bonus, $12,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,500,000. In 2017, Olsen will earn a base salary of $6,500,000 and a workout bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $10,350,000 and a dead cap value of $13,350,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $22,500,000
    Signing Bonus $12,000,000
    Average Salary $7,500,000
    Total Guarantees $12,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $12,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Option Workout Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 30 $900,000 $3,500,000 $625,000 $100,000 $1,175,000 $6,300,000 $15,600,000 $13,000,000($13,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $15,600,0002015 Cap Savings: $-9,300,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $15,600,0002015 Cap Savings: $-9,300,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $6,300,0002016 Dead Cap: $9,300,0002015 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $6,300,0002016 Dead Cap: $9,300,0002015 Cap Savings: $0
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $1,250,000 $3,000,000 - $250,000 $600,000 $5,100,000 $8,700,000 $1,500,000($14,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $8,700,0002016 Cap Savings: $-3,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $7,200,0002016 Cap Savings: $-2,100,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $5,100,0002017 Dead Cap: $3,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $3,600,0002017 Dead Cap: $3,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $1,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $6,500,000 $3,000,000 - $250,000 $600,000 $10,350,000 $13,350,000 $6,750,000($21,250,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $13,350,0002017 Cap Savings: $-3,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $6,850,0002017 Cap Savings: $3,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $10,350,0002018 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $3,850,0002018 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $6,500,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 3 yr, $21,250,000; $3,000,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 33 $6,500,000 $3,000,000 - $250,000 - $9,750,000 $3,000,000 $6,750,000($28,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $6,750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $6,750,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $6,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $6,750,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2017 Playing Incentives: $2M
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2015

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $22,800,000
    Signing Bonus $2,500,000
    Average Salary $4,560,000
    Guaranteed $6,200,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 26 $700,000 $500,000 - - - $1,200,000 -
    2012 27 $700,000 $500,000 $625,000 - $575,000 $2,400,000 -
    2013 28 $750,000 $500,000 $625,000 $250,000 $1,175,000 $3,300,000 $8,100,000
    2014 29 $5,250,000 $500,000 $625,000 $250,000 $1,175,000 $7,800,000 $5,800,000
    2015 30 $5,250,000 $500,000 $625,000 $250,000 $1,175,000 $7,800,000 $2,700,000
    2016 31 $1,000,000 - - - $600,000 $1,600,000 -
    2017 32 $1,000,000 - - - $600,000 $1,600,000 -
    2016 Free agent year 33 UFA  
    • 2012: $3 million base salary is guaranteed
    • 2012 Restructure Bonus: $2.3 million / 4 years
    • 2012 Option Bonus: $2.5 million /4 years
    • 2013-15 Workout Bonus: $250,000 
    • 2013 Restructure Bonus: $3 million / 5 years
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $250,000 $720,000 - - - - $1,255,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $370,000 - - - - $3,545,000 - $3,915,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $460,000 - $100,000 - - - - $560,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $550,000 - $140,000 - - - - $690,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 $2,500,000 - - - - - $3,200,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 - - - $2,300,000 $2,500,000 - $5,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $750,000 - - $250,000 $3,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,250,000 - - $250,000 - - - $5,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $12,000,000 - $100,000 - - - $13,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - - $250,000 - - - $1,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - - $250,000 - - - $6,750,000
    11 seasons $17,715,000 $14,750,000 $960,000 $1,100,000 $5,300,000 $6,045,000 - $45,870,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - - $250,000 - - - $6,750,000
    $24,215,000 $14,750,000 $960,000 $1,350,000 $5,300,000 $6,045,000 - $52,620,000
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Greg Olsen ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2017 2 2 2 92 0.193 6 3 28 9.3 0 0 2.8
    2016 16 16 16 1032 0.931 129 80 1073 13.4 3 0 127.3
    2015 16 16 16 1057 0.959 124 77 1104 14.3 7 2 150.4
    2014 16 16 16 1067 0.966 123 84 1008 12 6 1 136.8
    2013 16 16 16 1000 0.972 111 73 816 11.2 6 0 117.6
    2012 16 16 16 1007 0.978 104 69 843 12.2 5 0 114.3
    2011 16 16 13 89 45 540 12 5 1 84
    2010 16 16 13 70 41 404 9.9 5 2 68.4
    2009 16 16 15 108 60 612 10.2 8 0 109.2
    2008 16 16 7 0 54 574 10.6 5 2 83.4
    2007 14 14 4 0 39 391 10 2 0 53.1