Ndamukong Suh

Drafted:Round 1 (#2 overall), 2010
College:Nebraska

Current Salary Information

Ndamukong Suh signed a 5 year / $63.50 million contract with the Detroit Lions, including $23,250,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $12,700,400.

Contract: 5 yr(s) / $63,502,000 Signing Bonus - Average Salary $12,700,400 Guaranteed: $23,250,000 Free Agent: 2015 / Unrestricted
Year Base Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentive Cap Hit Dead
2010 320,000 - 2,780,000 - - - - 3,100,000 13,755,000
2011 1,239,706 - 7,195,000 3,470,000 - - - 11,904,706 35,660,000
2012 540,000 - - 3,470,000 125,000 2,427,500 - 6,562,500 -
2013 630,000 - - 3,470,000 125,000 6,267,500 - 10,492,500 29,212,500
2014 12,550,000 - - 3,470,000 125,000 6,267,500 - 22,412,500 19,475,000
2015 3,505,000 - - 3,470,000 - 6,267,500 - 13,242,500 9,737,500
2015 UFA
  • $13.755M initially guaranteed (2010-12 base + 2010 roster bonus)
  • $24.545M more guaranteed in 2011
  • 2010 Roster Bonus: $2.78 million
  • 2011 Escalator: $1 million (from $405,000)
  • 2011 Roster Bonus: $7.195 million
  • 2011 Option Bonus: $17.35 million
  • 2011 Suspension Adjustment: -$165,294
  • 2012 Restructure Bonus: $9.71 million
  • 2012-14 Workout Bonus: $125,000
  • NLTBE Incentives: $8 million
  • 2013 Restructure: $11.52 million / 3 years
  • 2013: Fined $100,000
  • 2015: Voids 5 days after 2014 Super Bowl
Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OvertheCap.

Fines

Team Reason Games Susp. Amount Date  
DET Taunting $7,875.00 11/29/2013
DET Roughing the Passer $31,500.00 10/16/2013
DET Low Block $100,000.00 09/10/2013
DET Striking/Kicking/Kneeing $30,000.00 11/28/2012
DET 2 games $165,294.00 11/29/2011
DET Roughing the Passer $20,000.00 08/17/2011
DET Roughing the Passer $15,000.00 12/08/2010
DET Roughing the Passer $7,500.00 09/03/2010

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Transactions

Nov 29 2013
Fined $7,875 Throat-slash gesture against Tampa Bay (TB)
Mar 14 2013
Restructured 2013 base salary from $12.15 million to $630k with Detroit (DET)
Aug 3 2010
Signed a 5 year $65.39 million contract with Detroit (DET)
Apr 22 2010
Drafted by Detroit (DET): Round 1 (#2 overall)