Embed This Akeem Spence

Defensive Tackle Age: 26 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#100 overall), 2013 College: Illinois Agent(s): Tony Fleming (Impact Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Akeem Spence signed a 3 year, $9,000,000 contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $2,250,000 signing bonus, $3,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,000,000. In 2018, Spence will earn a base salary of $2,400,000, a roster bonus of $250,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,500,000 and a dead cap value of $1,500,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $9,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,250,000
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Total Guarantees $3,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,500,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 25 $1,250,000 $750,000 $250,000 - $2,250,000 $3,500,000 $3,750,000($3,750,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $3,500,0002017 Cap Savings: $-1,250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $2,250,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002018 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002017 Cap Savings: $250,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $750,0002018 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,500,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 1 yr, $3,750,000; $1,500,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 26 $2,400,000 $750,000 $250,000 $100,000 $3,500,000 $1,500,000 $2,750,000($6,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002018 Cap Savings: $2,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002018 Cap Savings: $2,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $750,0002019 Dead Cap: $750,0002018 Cap Savings: $2,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $750,0002019 Dead Cap: $750,0002018 Cap Savings: $2,750,000
    2019 Contract details by year 27 $2,150,000 $750,000 $250,000 $100,000 $3,250,000 $750,000 $2,500,000($9,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $750,0002019 Cap Savings: $2,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $750,0002019 Cap Savings: $2,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $750,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $2,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $750,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $2,500,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 28 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $3.5M fully guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2017 salary)
    • 2017 Per Game Active Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000)
    • 2018 Per Game Active Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000)
    • 2019 Per Game Active Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000)
    • $750,000 playing time escalators available in 2018 & 2019
    • 2018-2019 Workout Bonus: $100,000

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2016Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,644,424
    Signing Bonus $484,424
    Average Salary $661,106
    Guaranteed $484,424
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2013 21 $405,000 $121,071 - $526,071 $484,424
    2014 22 $495,000 $121,071 - $616,071 $363,213
    2015 23 $550,588 $121,071 - $671,659 $242,142
    2016 24 $1,671,000 $121,071 - $1,792,071 $121,071
    2017 Free agent year 25 UFA  
    • 2013 Split Salary: $318,000
    • proven performance escalated 2016 salary from $675k to $1.671M
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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 $405,000 $455,928 - - - - - $860,928
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $495,000 - - - - - - $495,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $550,588 - - - - - $64,854 $615,442
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,671,000 - - - - - - $1,671,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 $2,250,000 $250,000 - - - - $3,750,000
    5 seasons $4,371,588 $2,705,928 $250,000 - - - $64,854 $7,392,370
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,400,000 - $250,000 $100,000 - - - $2,750,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,150,000 - $250,000 $100,000 - - - $2,500,000
    $8,921,588 $2,705,928 $750,000 $200,000 - - $64,854 $12,642,370
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 08/17/2015, 1 game $41,532

      VIolating the league's Substance Abuse policy


    • TOTAL: $41,532

  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Akeem Spence ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 16 16 11 661 0.607 3 39 19 20
    2016 16 16 4 360 0.339 0.5 19 10 9
    2015 8 8 7 289 0.468 1 11 8 3
    2014 16 16 5 493 0.451 2 39 28 11
    2013 16 16 14 694 0.665 1 29 19 10