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Defensive End Age: 26 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#36 overall), 2012 College: Cincinnati Agent(s): Vantage Management Group
  • Current Contract

    Derek Wolfe signed a 4 year, $36,700,000 contract with the Denver Broncos, including a $7,500,000 signing bonus, $17,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $9,175,000. In 2016, Wolfe will earn a base salary of $4,500,000, a signing bonus of $7,500,000, a roster bonus of $375,000 and a workout bonus of $50,000. Wolfe has a cap hit of $6,800,000 while his dead money value is $12,050,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $36,700,000
    Signing Bonus $7,500,000
    Average Salary $9,175,000
    Guaranteed $17,500,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year 25 $1,100,018 $556,691 - - $1,397,881 -
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $4,500,000 $1,875,000 $375,000 $50,000 $6,800,000 $12,050,000
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $5,500,000 $1,875,000 $500,000 $50,000 $7,925,000 $5,625,000
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $8,000,000 $1,875,000 $500,000 $50,000 $10,425,000 $3,750,000
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $9,000,000 $1,875,000 $500,000 $50,000 $11,425,000 $1,875,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $12M initially guaranteed (signing bonus + 2016 salary)
    • $5.5M 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed on the 5th league day of 2017
    • 2016 Per Game Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000, 12 LTBE)
    • 2017 Per Game Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
    • 2018 Per Game Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
    • 2019 Per Game Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $50,000

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2015Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $5,206,800
    Signing Bonus $2,226,764
    Average Salary $1,301,700
    Guaranteed $3,096,764
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2012 22 $390,000 $556,691 - - $946,691 -
    2013 23 $480,000 $556,691 $146,672 - $1,183,363 $2,150,073
    2014 24 $710,017 $556,691 $153,328 - $1,420,036 $1,113,382
    2015 25 $841,190 $556,691 - - $1,397,881 $556,691
    2016 Free agent year 26 UFA  
    • $3.2 million guaranteed (Signing bonus + 2013-14 base + 2013 roster bonus)
    • 2013 Roster Bonus: $146,672 (LTBE)
    • 2014 Roster Bonus: $153,328 (LTBE)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $2,267,640 - - - - - $2,657,640
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - $146,672 - - - - $626,672
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $710,017 - $153,328 - - - - $863,345
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,100,018 - - - - - - $1,100,018
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 $7,500,000 $375,000 $50,000 - - - $12,425,000
    5 seasons $7,180,035 $9,767,640 $675,000 $50,000 - - - $17,672,675
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,500,000 $7,500,000 $500,000 $50,000 - - - $13,550,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - $500,000 $50,000 - - - $8,550,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $9,000,000 - $500,000 $50,000 - - - $9,550,000
    $29,680,035 $17,267,640 $2,175,000 $200,000 - - - $49,322,675
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    07/24/2015 Player contract details by year PEDs 4 games $389,813 Violating the league's PED policy
    $4 $389,813
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Derek Wolfe ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($6,800,000) Rank
    NFL: #161
    Denver Broncos: #6
    Defensive End: #17

    Total Cash ($12,425,000) Rank
    NFL: #60
    Defensive End: #4

    Average Annual ($9,175,000) Rank
    NFL: #112
    Defensive End: #11
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Derek Wolfe's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

    Trending Up

    • Week 2 Rating: 56.83
    • AAV: $9,175,000
    • Free Agent: 2020

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 79.8
    • Points/Game: 6.65
    • Points/Snap: 0


     

    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 3 3 153 1.5 10 9 1
    2015 12 12 648 5.5 50 36 14
    2014 16 16 719 1.5 35 24 11
    2013 11 11 552 4 16 11 5
    2012 16 16 901 6 40 26 14
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • DE Rank: #11

    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 Wolfe's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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

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    Statistical Comparisons

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

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    Derek Wolfe'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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