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Defensive End Age: 28 Exp: 5 Years
Undrafted: 2011, Eagles College: Southern Arkansas
  • Current Contract

    Cedric Thornton signed a 4 year, $17,000,000 contract with the Dallas Cowboys, including a $5,000,000 signing bonus, $9,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,250,000. In 2016, Thornton will earn a base salary of $1,000,000 and a signing bonus of $5,000,000. Thornton has a cap hit of $2,250,000 while his dead money value is $6,000,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $17,000,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $4,250,000
    Guaranteed $9,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2016 Contract details by year 28 $1,000,000 $1,250,000 - $2,250,000 $6,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $3,000,000 $1,250,000 - $4,250,000 $3,750,000
    2018 Contract details by year 30 $4,000,000 $1,250,000 - $5,250,000 $2,500,000
    2019 Contract details by year 31 $4,000,000 $1,250,000 - $5,250,000 $1,250,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $6M initially guaranteed (signing bonus + 2016 salary)
    • $3M 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed in March 2017
    • 2018 & 2019 escalator: $500,000

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,356,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,356,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2015 27 $2,356,000 - - $2,356,000 -
    2016 Free agent year 28 UFA  
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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 $66,176 - - - - - - $66,176
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $96,900 - - - - - - $96,900
    2011 Player Cash Earnings - $7,500 - - - - - $7,500
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 - - - - - - $465,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - - - - - $555,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $645,000 - - - - - - $645,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,356,000 - - - - - $37,652 $2,393,652
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $5,000,000 - - - - - $6,000,000
    6 seasons $5,184,076 $5,007,500 - - - - $37,652 $10,229,228
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - - - - - $3,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - - - - - $4,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - - - - - $4,000,000
    $16,184,076 $5,007,500 - - - - $37,652 $21,229,228
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Cedric Thornton ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($2,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #549
    Dallas Cowboys: #18
    Defensive End: #45

    Total Cash ($6,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #224
    Defensive End: #19

    Average Annual ($4,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #336
    Defensive End: #34
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Cedric Thornton's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Week 2 Rating: 50.25
    • AAV: $0
    • Free Agent: 2020

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 35.6
    • Points/Game: 2.74
    • Points/Snap: 0


     

    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 3 59 7 4 3
    2015 13 13 493 1 33 17 16
    2014 16 16 640 1 52 36 16
    2013 16 16 717 1 60 48 12 1
    2012 16 395 1 27 19 8
    2011
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • Avg. Salary: $0
    • NFL Rank: #0
    • DE Rank: #0

    Current Contract

    • DE Rank: #34

    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 Thornton's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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

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    Statistical Comparisons

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

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    Cedric Thornton'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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