Phil Taylor

Defensive End Age: 27 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#21 overall), 2011 College: Baylor Agent(s): Peter Schaffer, JR Rickert
  • Current Contract

    Phil Taylor signed a 4 year, $8,093,250 contract with the Cleveland Browns, including a $4,386,000 signing bonus, $7,364,625 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,023,313. In 2015, Taylor will earn a base salary of $5,477,000. Taylor has a cap hit of $5,477,000 while his dead money value is $5,477,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $8,093,250
    Signing Bonus $4,386,000
    Average Salary $2,023,313
    Guaranteed $7,364,625
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2011 Contract details by year 23 $375,000 $1,096,500 - - $1,471,500 -
    2012 Contract details by year 24 $742,875 $1,096,500 - - $1,839,375 -
    2013 Contract details by year 25 $1,110,750 $1,096,500 - - $2,207,250 $4,053,750
    2014 Contract details by year 26 $750,000 $1,096,500 $728,625 - $2,575,125 $1,846,500
    2015 Contract details by year 27 $5,477,000 - - - $5,477,000 $5,477,000
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Signing Bonus: $4.3 million
    • 2012 PUP: Week 1-8
    • 2014 Roster Bonus: $728,625
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $4,386,000 - - - - - $4,761,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $742,875 - - - - - - $742,875
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,110,750 - - - - - - $1,110,750
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $750,000 - $728,625 - - - - $1,478,625
    4 seasons $2,978,625 $4,386,000 $728,625 - - - - $8,093,250
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $5,477,000 - - - - - - $5,477,000
    $8,455,625 $4,386,000 $728,625 - - - - $13,570,250
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    01/04/2013 Player contract details by year Hit on Defenseless Player $7,875 for hitting Steelers OL Kelvin Beachum away from the play
    09/28/2011 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $7,500 for hitting Dolphins QB Chad Henne
    - $15,375
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Phil Taylor ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,477,000) Rank
    NFL: #196
    Cleveland Browns: #9
    Defensive End: #20

    Total Cash ($5,477,000) Rank
    NFL: #210
    Defensive End: #22

    Average Annual ($2,023,313) Rank
    NFL: #588
    Defensive End: #62