Derek Wolfe

Defensive End Age: 26 Exp: 4 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 $12,000,000.

    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 $12,000,000
    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
    4 seasons $2,680,035 $2,267,640 $300,000 - - - - $5,247,675
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 $7,500,000 $375,000 $50,000 - - - $12,425,000
    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: #169
    Denver Broncos: #6
    Defensive End: #21

    Total Cash ($12,425,000) Rank
    NFL: #48
    Defensive End: #4

    Average Annual ($9,175,000) Rank
    NFL: #94
    Defensive End: #12
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    Current Value Rankings

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

    Trending Up

    • Week 17 Rating: 75.76
    • AAV: $1,301,700
    • 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
    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

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    Current Contract

    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Wolfe's current age, we're provided with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Derek Wolfe's Calculated Market Value

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