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Outside Linebacker Age: 31 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#213 overall), 2010 College: North Carolina State
  • Current Contract

    Willie Young signed a 2 year, $11,050,000 contract with the Chicago Bears, including a $2,700,000 signing bonus, $9,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,525,000. In 2016, Young will earn a base salary of $800,000, a signing bonus of $2,700,000, a roster bonus of $2,300,000 and a workout bonus of $50,000. Young has a cap hit of $4,716,668 while his dead money value is $9,716,668.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $11,050,000
    Signing Bonus $2,700,000
    Average Salary $5,525,000
    Guaranteed $9,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $800,000 $1,566,668 $2,300,000 $50,000 $4,716,668 $9,716,668
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $1,000,000 $900,000 $2,200,000 - $4,100,000 $5,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 33 $3,500,000 $900,000 $1,000,000 - $5,400,000 $900,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $9M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2016 salary + 2016 roster bonus + 2017 salary + 2017 roster bonus)
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $2.3M (8/5/16)
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $2.2M (paid 3rd league day of 2017, GTD 8/5/16)
    • 2016 Workout Bonus: $50,000

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2016

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $9,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,000,000
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Guaranteed $3,950,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead
    2014 29 $950,000 $666,666 $50,000 $1,000,000 $2,666,666 $4,000,000
    2015 30 $2,450,000 $666,666 $50,000 - $3,166,666 $1,383,334
    2016 31 $2,450,000 $666,668 $50,000 - $3,166,668 $666,668
    2017 Free agent year 32 UFA  
    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
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $320,000 $48,000 - - - - - $368,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - - - - - - $450,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $490,000 - - - - - - $490,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 $300,000 - - - - - $1,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $950,000 $2,000,000 - $50,000 - - $36,399 $3,036,399
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,450,000 - - $50,000 - - $20,642 $2,520,642
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $800,000 $2,700,000 $2,300,000 $50,000 - - - $5,850,000
    7 seasons $6,660,000 $5,048,000 $2,300,000 $150,000 - - $57,041 $14,215,041
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - $2,200,000 - - - - $3,200,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $4,500,000
    $11,160,000 $5,048,000 $5,500,000 $150,000 - - $57,041 $21,915,041
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/20/2015 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $17,363 Roughing the Passer against Nick Foles (STL)
    12/05/2014 Player contract details by year Face Mask $8,268 Excessive facemask against Matthew Stafford (DET)
    11/15/2013 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,750 Roughing the Passer against Josh McCown (CHI)
    08/30/2013 Player contract details by year Taunting $7,875 Taunting
    - $49,256
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Willie Young ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($4,716,668) Rank
    NFL: #280
    Chicago Bears: #9
    Outside Linebacker: #32

    Total Cash ($5,850,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Outside Linebacker: #0

    Average Annual ($5,525,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Outside Linebacker: #0
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Willie Young's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Week 2 Rating: 57.58
    • AAV: $5,525,000
    • Free Agent: 2019

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 75
    • Points/Game: 5
    • Points/Snap: 0


     

    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 2 2 102 1 8 6 2
    2015 15 8 524 6.5 30 24 6 1
    2014 15 8 664 9.5 40 28 12 1
    2013 16 15 770 3 46 29 17
    2012 16 323 11 7 4
    2011 14 3 14 9 5
    2010 2
  • Calculated Market Value

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    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 Young's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Willie Young'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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