Embed This Eddie Royal

Wide Receiver Age: 31 Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#42 overall), 2008 College: Virginia Tech Agent(s):



Player Status: Inactive
  • Current Contract

    Eddie Royal signed a 3 year, $15,000,000 contract with the Chicago Bears, including $10,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,000,000. In 2017, Royal will earn a base salary of $5,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $5,000,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $15,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Total Guarantees $10,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $10,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $1,500,000 $4,000,000 $5,500,000 $10,000,000 $5,509,619($5,509,619)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $10,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-4,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $10,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-4,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $10,000,0002016 Dead Cap: $02015 Cap Savings: $-4,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $10,000,0002016 Dead Cap: $02015 Cap Savings: $-4,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $4,500,000 - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000($10,009,619)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: -2016 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $4,500,0002017 Dead Cap: $02016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: -2017 Dead Cap: $02016 Cap Savings: $4,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 31 $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 - $5,000,000($15,009,619)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: -2017 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: -2017 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: -2018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: -2018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $5,000,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2015-16 base salaries fully guaranteed
    • $100,000 annual de-escalator for not participating in workouts
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,500,000
    Guaranteed $3,500,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2014 28 $1,750,000 $1,500,000 - $1,750,000 $5,000,000 $3,500,000
    2015 Free agent year 29 UFA  
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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 $1,533,000 - - - - - $1,828,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - $711,830 - - - - $1,096,830
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $470,000 - - - - - - $1,181,830
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 - $237,278 - - - - $837,278
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 $4,500,000 - - - - - $6,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - - - - - $3,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 - - - $1,750,000 - - $3,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - $4,000,000 - - - $9,619 $5,509,619
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - - - - - - $4,500,000
    9 seasons $14,000,000 $6,033,000 $4,949,108 - $1,750,000 - $9,619 $27,453,557
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2016 9 9 1 311 0.308 43 33 369 11.2 2 2 48.9
    2015 9 9 9 480 0.442 50 37 238 6.4 1 1 29.7
    2014 16 16 11 761 0.713 91 62 778 12.5 7 1 119.2
    2013 15 15 5 703 0.633 67 47 631 13.4 8 1 111.2
    2012 10 10 2 273 0.266 44 23 234 10.2 1 1 31.6
    2011 12 12 8 49 19 155 8.2 1 0 26.3
    2010 16 16 10 105 59 627 10.6 3 4 82.8
    2009 14 14 12 79 37 345 9.3 0 1 34.6
    2008 15 15 15 0 91 980 10.8 5 2 138.9