Sam Shields

Cornerback Age: 27 Exp: 5 Years
Undrafted: 2010, Packers College: Miami (FL)
  • Current Contract

    Sam Shields signed a 4 year, $39,000,000 contract with the Green Bay Packers, including a $12,500,000 signing bonus, $12,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $9,750,000. In 2015, Shields will earn a base salary of $2,500,000, a roster bonus of $2,937,500 and a workout bonus of $500,000. Shields has a cap hit of $9,062,500 while his dead money value is $12,375,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $39,000,000
    Signing Bonus $12,500,000
    Average Salary $9,750,000
    Guaranteed $12,500,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year 26 $1,500,000 $3,125,000 $437,500 $50,000 $450,000 $5,562,500 $12,550,000
    2015 Contract details by year 27 $2,500,000 $3,125,000 $2,937,500 $500,000 - $9,062,500 $12,375,000
    2016 Contract details by year 28 $8,000,000 $3,125,000 $500,000 $500,000 - $12,125,000 $6,250,000
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $8,000,000 $3,125,000 $500,000 $500,000 - $12,125,000 $3,125,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $2.5M (5th league day)
    • Annual Roster Bonus: $500,000
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $500,000

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,023,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,023,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2013 25 $2,023,000 - - $2,023,000 -
    2014 Free agent year 26 UFA  
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $320,000 $7,500 - - - - - $327,500
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - - - - - - $450,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $540,000 - - - - - - $540,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,023,000 - - - - - - $2,023,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 $12,500,000 $437,500 $50,000 - - $472,836 $14,960,336
    5 seasons $4,833,000 $12,507,500 $437,500 $50,000 - - $472,836 $18,300,836
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - $2,937,500 $500,000 - - - $5,937,500
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - - - $9,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - $500,000 $500,000 - - - $9,000,000
    $23,333,000 $12,507,500 $4,375,000 $1,550,000 - - $472,836 $42,238,336
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Sam Shields ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($9,062,500) Rank
    NFL: #67
    Green Bay Packers: #4
    Cornerback: #11

    Total Cash ($5,937,500) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Cornerback: #0

    Average Annual ($9,750,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Cornerback: #0
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Sam Shields's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Previous Rating: -24.18
    • Cap Hit: $5,562,500
    • Free Agent: 2018

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 52.5
    • Points/Game: 3.75
    • Points/Snap: 0.06


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2014 14 14 820 40 33 7 2
    2013 14 14 878 61 51 10 4
    2012 10 8 586 1 28 22 4 3
    2011 15 7 45 38 2 4
    2010 14 6 29 24 4 2