Embed This Martellus Bennett

Tight End Age: 30 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#61 overall), 2008 College: Texas A&M Agent(s): MS World
  • Current Contract

    Martellus Bennett signed a 3 year, $21,000,000 contract with the Green Bay Packers, including a $6,300,000 signing bonus, $6,300,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,000,000. In 2017, Bennett will earn a base salary of $900,000, a signing bonus of $6,300,000, a roster bonus of $600,000 and a workout bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,850,000 and a dead cap value of $6,300,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $21,000,000
    Signing Bonus $6,300,000
    Average Salary $7,000,000
    Total Guarantees $6,300,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $6,300,000
    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 30 $900,000 $2,100,000 $600,000 $250,000 $3,850,000 $6,300,000 $8,050,000($8,050,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $6,300,0002017 Cap Savings: $-2,450,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $6,300,0002017 Cap Savings: $-2,450,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002018 Dead Cap: $4,200,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002018 Dead Cap: $4,200,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,750,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 1 yr, $8,050,000; $4,200,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 31 $3,600,000 $2,100,000 $2,600,000 $250,000 $8,550,000 $4,200,000 $6,450,000($14,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $4,200,0002018 Cap Savings: $4,350,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $4,200,0002018 Cap Savings: $4,350,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002019 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002018 Cap Savings: $6,450,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002019 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002018 Cap Savings: $6,450,000
    2019 Contract details by year 32 $5,650,000 $2,100,000 $600,000 $250,000 $8,600,000 $2,100,000 $6,500,000($21,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002019 Cap Savings: $6,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002019 Cap Savings: $6,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $6,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $6,500,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $2M (due the 1st league day of 2018)
    • Annual Per Game Active Bonus: $37,500 ($600,000)
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $250,000

     


    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2016 Player contract details by year - $1,125,000 - $1,125,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 $820,000 - - - - - $1,115,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - - - - $440,000 - $825,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $470,000 - - - - - - $470,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - - - - - $555,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings - - - - - - - $2,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $715,000 $4,500,000 - $100,000 - - - $5,315,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $4,800,000 - - $100,000 - - $21,624 $4,921,624
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,900,000 - - $100,000 $13,937 - - $5,013,937
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,085,000 - - $100,000 - - $29,153 $5,214,153
    9 seasons $17,205,000 $5,320,000 - $400,000 $13,937 $440,000 $50,777 $25,929,714
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $6,300,000 $600,000 $250,000 - - - $8,050,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,600,000 - $2,600,000 $250,000 - - - $6,450,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $5,650,000 - $600,000 $250,000 - - - $6,500,000
    $27,355,000 $11,620,000 $3,800,000 $1,150,000 $13,937 $440,000 $50,777 $46,929,714
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 10/03/2015, $5,787

      Wearing cleats not inline with the Bears uniform


    • Player contract details by year 12/26/2014, $22,050

      Abusive language toward an official against Detroit (DET)


    • TOTAL: $27,837

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Martellus Bennett ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($3,850,000) Rank
    NFL: #383
    Green Bay Packers: #10
    Tight End: #25

    Total Cash ($8,050,000) Rank
    NFL: #131
    Tight End: #3

    Average Annual ($7,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #200
    Tight End: #12
  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum AAV
    Cameron Brate, TB
    Similarity Score: 93.85%
    15 15 10 705 0.62 81 57 660 11.6 8 1 $465,000
    Jack Doyle, IND
    Similarity Score: 93.37%
    16 16 14 750 0.684 75 59 584 9.9 5 1 $496,667
    Antonio Gates, LAC
    Similarity Score: 90.32%
    14 14 9 586 0.548 93 53 548 10.3 7 1 $3,750,000
    Rob Gronkowski, NE
    Similarity Score: 90.21%
    8 8 6 354 0.316 38 25 540 21.6 3 0 $9,000,000
    Dwayne Allen, NE
    Similarity Score: 90.19%
    14 14 14 611 0.557 52 35 406 11.6 6 1 $7,350,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2016 16 16 12 870 0.776 73 55 701 12.7 7 0 113.1
    2015 11 11 11 731 0.870 80 53 439 8.3 3 2 61.9
    2014 16 16 15 954 0.902 128 90 916 10.2 6 0 131.6
    2013 16 16 15 952 0.901 94 65 759 11.7 5 1 103.9
    2012 16 16 16 930 0.912 90 55 626 11.4 5 0 92.6
    2011 14 14 7 26 17 144 8.5 0 0 14.4
    2010 16 16 11 47 33 260 7.9 0 1 26
    2009 14 14 6 30 15 159 10.6 0 0 15.9
    2008 16 16 7 0 20 283 14.2 4 0 52.3
  • Calculated Market Value

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    • NFL Rank: #0
    • TE Rank: #0

    Current Contract

    • TE Rank: #12

    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 Bennett's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Martellus Bennett'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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