Embed This Von Miller

Outside Linebacker Age: 28 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#2 overall), 2011 College: Texas A&M Agent(s): Joby Branion (Vanguard Sports Group)
  • Current Contract

    Von Miller signed a 6 year, $114,500,000 contract with the Denver Broncos, including a $17,000,000 signing bonus, $70,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $19,083,333. In 2017, Miller will earn a base salary of $17,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $20,400,000 and a dead cap value of $49,600,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $114,500,000
    Signing Bonus $17,000,000
    Average Salary $19,083,333
    Total Guarantees $70,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $42,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 27 $2,000,000 $3,400,000 $6,000,000 - $100,000 $11,500,000 $28,400,000 $25,100,000($25,100,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $28,400,0002016 Cap Savings: $-16,900,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $3,400,0002016 Cap Savings: $8,100,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $42,000,0002017 Dead Cap: $-13,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $-30,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $17,000,0002017 Dead Cap: $-13,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $-5,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $17,000,000 $3,400,000 - - - $20,400,000 $49,600,000 $17,000,000($42,100,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $49,600,0002017 Cap Savings: $-29,200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $13,600,0002017 Cap Savings: $6,800,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $39,400,0002018 Dead Cap: $10,200,0002017 Cap Savings: $-19,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $3,400,0002018 Dead Cap: $10,200,0002017 Cap Savings: $17,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $18,500,000 $3,400,000 - $500,000 - $22,400,000 $29,200,000 $19,000,000($61,100,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $29,200,0002018 Cap Savings: $-6,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $10,200,0002018 Cap Savings: $12,200,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $22,400,0002019 Dead Cap: $6,800,0002018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $3,400,0002019 Dead Cap: $6,800,0002018 Cap Savings: $19,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 30 $17,000,000 $3,400,000 - $500,000 - $20,900,000 $15,800,000 $17,500,000($78,600,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $15,800,0002019 Cap Savings: $5,100,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $6,800,0002019 Cap Savings: $14,100,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $12,400,0002020 Dead Cap: $3,400,0002019 Cap Savings: $8,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $3,400,0002020 Dead Cap: $3,400,0002019 Cap Savings: $17,500,000

    Potential Out: 2020, 4 yr, $78,600,000; $3,400,000 dead cap

    2020 Contract details by year 31 $17,500,000 $3,400,000 - $500,000 - $21,400,000 $3,400,000 $18,000,000($96,600,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $3,400,0002020 Cap Savings: $18,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $3,400,0002020 Cap Savings: $18,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $3,400,0002021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $18,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $3,400,0002021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $18,000,000
    2021 Contract details by year 32 $17,500,000 - - $500,000 - $18,000,000 - $18,000,000($114,600,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: -2021 Cap Savings: $18,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: -2021 Cap Savings: $18,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: -2022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $18,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: -2022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $18,000,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $42M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2016 salary + 2016 roster bonus + 2017 salary)
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $6M
    • $18.5M 2018 salary & $500,000 workout bonus fully guarantee on 3/13/2017
    • $9M of 2019 salary fully guarantees on the 5th league day of 2018
    • 2020 Club Option (must be exercised by last league day of 2019. If exercised, $6M guarantees)
    • 2021 Club option (must be exercised by last league day of 2020. If exercised, $7M guarantees)
    • 2018-21 Workout Bonus: $500,000

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016Franchise Tag

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $14,129,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $14,129,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2016 27 $14,129,000 - - $14,129,000 -
    2017 Free agent year 28 UFA  
    • NOTE: Franchise tag has been offered by team, but not signed
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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 $13,773,004 - - - - - $14,148,004
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,329,563 - - - - - - $1,329,563
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,477,964 - - - - - - $1,477,964
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,238,688 - - - - - - $3,238,688
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $9,754,000 - - - - - - $9,754,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $17,000,000 $6,000,000 - - - $100,000 $25,100,000
    6 seasons $18,175,215 $30,773,004 $6,000,000 - - - $100,000 $55,048,219
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $17,000,000 - - - - - - $17,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $18,500,000 - - $500,000 - - - $19,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $17,000,000 - - $500,000 - - - $17,500,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $17,500,000 - - $500,000 - - - $18,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $17,500,000 - - $500,000 - - - $18,000,000
    $105,675,215 $30,773,004 $6,000,000 $2,000,000 - - $100,000 $144,548,219
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/04/2015, $8,681

      Roughing the Passer against Tom Brady (NE)


    • Player contract details by year 10/02/2015, $11,567

      Excessive celebration of a touchdown against Detroit (DET)


    • Player contract details by year 12/13/2013, $25,000

      Roughing the Passer against Ryan Fitzpatrick (TEN)


    • Player contract details by year 08/20/2013, 6 games, $806,161

      Substance Abuse


    • Player contract details by year 12/07/2012, $25,000

      for hitting Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman below the knees


    • Player contract details by year 11/15/2012, $21,000

      for a low hit on Panthers QB Cam Newton


    • Player contract details by year 09/28/2012, $15,750

      for roughing the passer on Texans QB Matt Schaub


    • Player contract details by year 11/21/2011, $15,000

      Hit to the head on QB Carson Palmer


    • TOTAL: $928,159

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Von Miller ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($20,400,000) Rank
    NFL: #8
    Denver Broncos: #1
    Outside Linebacker: #2

    Total Cash ($17,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #22
    Outside Linebacker: #3

    Average Annual ($19,083,333) Rank
    NFL: #15
    Outside Linebacker: #1
  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT AAV
    Lorenzo Alexander, BUF
    Similarity Score: 95.78%
    16 16 16 788 0.734 12.5 70 50 14 2 1 $371,667
    Ryan Kerrigan, WAS
    Similarity Score: 81.71%
    16 16 16 788 0.719 10.5 33 26 7 2 $11,500,000
    Brandon Graham, PHI
    Similarity Score: 80.16%
    16 16 16 764 0.75 5.5 59 41 18 2 $6,500,000
    James Harrison, PIT
    Similarity Score: 78.05%
    16 15 7 587 0.562 5 55 41 14 2 1 $267,500
    John Simon, HOU
    Similarity Score: 77.45%
    11 11 5 519 0.521 3.5 51 32 19 1 $495,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 16 16 16 933 0.818 12.5 77 61 16 2
    2015 16 16 16 839 0.773 11 35 30 5 4
    2014 16 16 16 910 0.850 13.5 59 43 16 1
    2013 9 9 9 539 0.838 5 34 27 7 3
    2012 16 16 16 962 0.899 18.5 68 55 13 6 1
    2011 15 15 15 11.5 65 51 14 3
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • OLB Rank: #1

    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 Miller's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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

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    Statistical Comparisons

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

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    Von Miller'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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