Embed This Sean Lee

Outside Linebacker Age: 30 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#55 overall), 2010 College: Penn State Agent(s): Mark Bartelstein (Priority Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Sean Lee signed a 6 year, $42,000,000 contract with the Dallas Cowboys, including a $10,000,000 signing bonus, $16,130,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,000,000. In 2016, Lee will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, a roster bonus of $2,000,000 and a restructure bonus of $2,000,000. Lee has a cap hit of $6,200,000 while his dead money value is $9,850,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $42,000,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $7,000,000
    Guaranteed $16,130,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2013 Contract details by year 26 $630,000 $2,300,000 - - - $2,930,000 $16,130,000
    2014 Contract details by year 27 $750,000 $2,000,000 - - $950,000 $3,700,000 $14,250,000
    2015 Contract details by year 28 $2,500,000 $2,000,000 - - $950,000 $5,450,000 $9,800,000
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,750,000 - $1,450,000 $6,200,000 $9,850,000
    2017 Contract details by year 30 $9,000,000 $2,000,000 - - $1,450,000 $12,450,000 $5,400,000
    2018 Contract details by year 31 $7,000,000 - - - $1,450,000 $8,450,000 $1,950,000
    2019 Contract details by year 32 $7,000,000 - - - $500,000 $7,500,000 $500,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2015 Escalator: $1.5M with 80% of snaps across 2013-14
    • 2016 Escalator: $2M with 80% snaps in 2015
    • 2017 Escalator: $2M with 80% snaps in 2016 (exercised)
    • 2018 Escalator: $2M with 80% snaps in 2017
    • 2019 Escalator: $1.5M with 80% snaps in 2018
    • 2014 restructure: $4.75 million/5 years
    • 2016 Per Game Bonus: $125,000 ($2M, 14 LTBE)
    • 2016 Restructure: $2M/4 years

    Previous Contracts

    2010-2013Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $3,490,000
    Signing Bonus $1,200,000
    Average Salary $872,500
    Guaranteed $1,710,000
    Free Agent: 0 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2010 23 $320,000 $300,000 - $620,000 -
    2011 24 $405,000 $300,000 - $705,000 -
    2012 25 $540,000 $300,000 - $840,000 -
    2013 26 $630,000 $2,300,000 - $2,930,000 $16,430,000
    Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • $1.7 million guaranteed
    • 2012 IR: Week 7
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $630,000 $10,000,000 - - - - - $10,630,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $750,000 - - - $4,750,000 - - $5,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - - - - - $2,500,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 - - $5,000,000
    4 seasons $4,880,000 $10,000,000 $2,000,000 - $6,750,000 - - $23,630,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - - - - - - $9,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - - - - - $7,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - - - - - $7,000,000
    $27,880,000 $10,000,000 $2,000,000 - $6,750,000 - - $46,630,000
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Sean Lee ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($6,200,000) Rank
    NFL: #181
    Dallas Cowboys: #5
    Outside Linebacker: #22

    Total Cash ($5,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #282
    Outside Linebacker: #23

    Average Annual ($7,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #188
    Outside Linebacker: #0
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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 16 15 15 924 144 92 52
    2015 14 14 14 814 2.5 128 76 52 1
    2013 11 11 11 702 99 68 31 4
    2012 6 6 6 313 58 36 22 1 1
    2011 15 15 15 1 106 70 34 4
    2010 14 14 31 19 3 1 2
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    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 Lee's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Sean Lee's Calculated Market Value

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