Embed This Julius Peppers

Outside Linebacker Age: 37 Exp: 15 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#2 overall), 2002 College: North Carolina
  • Current Contract

    Julius Peppers signed a 1 year, $3,500,000 contract with the Carolina Panthers, including a $1,650,000 signing bonus, $1,650,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,500,000. In 2017, Peppers will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, a signing bonus of $1,650,000, a roster bonus of $600,000 and a workout bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,500,000 and a dead cap value of $1,650,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,500,000
    Signing Bonus $1,650,000
    Average Salary $3,500,000
    Total Guarantees $1,650,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $1,650,000
    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 37 $1,000,000 $1,650,000 $600,000 $250,000 $3,500,000 $1,650,000 $3,500,000($3,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,650,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,850,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,650,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,850,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,650,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $1,850,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,650,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $1,850,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 38 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Per Game Active Bonus: $37,500 ($600,000)
    • $750k incentives

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2016

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $26,000,000
    Signing Bonus $7,500,000
    Average Salary $8,666,667
    Guaranteed $7,500,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2014 34 $1,000,000 $2,500,000 - - $3,500,000 $7,500,000
    2015 35 $8,500,000 $2,500,000 $500,000 $500,000 $12,000,000 $5,500,000
    2016 36 $7,000,000 $2,500,000 $500,000 $500,000 $10,500,000 $10,000,000
    2017 Free agent year 37 UFA  
    • 2015-16 Per Game Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
    • 2015-16 Workout Bonus: $500,000
    • Incentives: $4 million
    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
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $9,100,000 - - - - - $10,100,000
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $1,100,000 - - $150,000 - $4,050,000 - $5,300,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $1,350,000 - - $150,000 - - - $1,500,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $4,665,000 - $1,500,000 $150,000 $4,210,000 - - $10,525,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $5,150,000 - $1,700,000 $150,000 $2,800,000 - $3,500,000 $13,300,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $5,535,000 - $2,000,000 $150,000 - - $1,500,000 $9,185,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - $2,500,000 $235,000 - - - $9,235,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $16,683,000 - - - - - - $16,683,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $6,500,000 $12,500,000 $100,000 - - $200,000 $20,200,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 - - $100,000 $10,500,000 - $200,000 $11,700,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $8,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $9,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $9,900,000 - - $100,000 $3,000,000 - $200,000 $13,200,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $7,500,000 - - - - $35,880 $8,535,880
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $8,500,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - - $9,906 $9,509,906
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - - - $8,000,000
    15 seasons $79,083,000 $23,100,000 $21,200,000 $2,385,000 $20,510,000 $4,050,000 $5,645,786 $155,973,786
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $1,650,000 $600,000 $250,000 - - - $3,500,000
    $80,083,000 $24,750,000 $21,800,000 $2,635,000 $20,510,000 $4,050,000 $5,645,786 $159,473,786
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/02/2016, $9,115

      Excessive Facemask against Carson Wentz (PHI)


    • Player contract details by year 12/05/2008, $10,000

      Roughing the Passer against Aaron Rodgers (GB)


    • Player contract details by year 10/03/2008, $10,000

      Helmet to Helmet hit against Matt Ryan (ATL)


    • Player contract details by year 12/04/2002, 4 games, $250,000

      violating the NFL's substance abuse policy


    • TOTAL: $279,115

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Julius Peppers ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($3,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #414
    Carolina Panthers: #0
    Outside Linebacker: #0

    Total Cash ($3,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Outside Linebacker: #0

    Average Annual ($3,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Outside Linebacker: #0
  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT AAV
    Willie Young, CHI
    Similarity Score: 82.61%
    16 16 12 713 0.664 7.5 39 22 17 1 $1,500,000
    Pernell McPhee, CHI
    Similarity Score: 82.05%
    13 13 274 0.255 4 16 13 3 1 $7,750,000
    Clay Matthews, GB
    Similarity Score: 79.11%
    12 12 9 479 0.464 5 24 20 4 1 $13,200,000
    Sam Acho, CHI
    Similarity Score: 76.16%
    16 16 6 499 0.465 1 26 16 9 1 $745,000
    Jerry Hughes, BUF
    Similarity Score: 67.83%
    16 16 15 860 0.801 6 48 31 17 1 $9,000,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 16 16 11 587 0.569 7.5 23 15 8 1
    2015 16 16 16 700 0.666 10.5 37 25 12 2
    2014 16 16 16 808 0.739 7 43 29 14 4 2
    2013 16 16 16 851 0.817 7.5 46 31 15 2 1
    2012 16 16 16 783 0.754 11.5 39 32 7 1
    2011 16 16 16 11.5 37 32 5 3
    2010 16 16 16 8 54 43 11 3 2
    2009 16 16 14 10.5 42 36 6 5 2
    2008 16 16 16 14.5 51 40 11 5
    2007 14 14 14 2.5 38 30 8 3 1
    2006 16 16 16 13 58 49 9 3
    2003 16 16 16 7 46 39 7 3
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • NFL Rank: #0
    • OLB Rank: #0

    Current Contract

    • OLB Rank: #0

    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 Peppers's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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

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    Statistical Comparisons

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

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    Julius Peppers'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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