Gosder Cherilus

Right Tackle Age: 31 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#17 overall), 2008 College: Boston College
Player Status: Inactive
  • Current Contract

    Gosder Cherilus signed a 5 year, $35,000,000 contract with the Indianapolis Colts, including a $10,000,000 signing bonus, $15,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,000,000. In 2015, Cherilus will earn a base salary of $4,000,000. Cherilus has a cap hit of $6,900,000 while his dead money value is $8,700,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $35,000,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $7,000,000
    Guaranteed $15,500,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2013 Contract details by year 29 $5,500,000 $2,000,000 - $900,000 $8,400,000 $20,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year 30 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 - $900,000 $3,900,000 $11,600,000
    2015 Contract details by year 31 $4,000,000 $2,000,000 - $900,000 $6,900,000 $8,700,000
    2016 Contract details by year 32 $7,000,000 $2,000,000 - $900,000 $9,900,000 $5,800,000
    2017 Contract details by year 33 $7,500,000 $2,000,000 - $900,000 $10,400,000 $2,900,000
    2018 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $15.5 million guaranteed (signing bonus + 2013 base)
    • 2013 50% Down Rule Bonus: $4.5 million/5 years
    • 2013 Cap reduced per 50% Down Rule
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2015 Player contract details by year - $2,000,000 $900,000 - $2,900,000
    2016 Player contract details by year - $4,000,000 $1,800,000 - $5,800,000

    Previous Contracts

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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 $500,000 $985,000 - - - - $1,780,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $495,000 - - - - $4,420,000 - $4,915,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $745,000 - - - - - $2,575,000 $3,320,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $610,000 - - - - - - $610,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,310,000 - - - - - - $2,310,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $5,500,000 $10,000,000 - - $4,500,000 - - $20,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - - - - - $1,000,000
    7 seasons $10,955,000 $10,500,000 $985,000 - $4,500,000 $4,420,000 $2,575,000 $33,935,000
    $10,955,000 $10,500,000 $985,000 - $4,500,000 $4,420,000 $2,575,000 $33,935,000
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    12/20/2013 Player contract details by year Fighting $7,875 Punching JJ Watt (HOU)
    12/14/2012 Player contract details by year Chop Block $10,000 for a chop block against Green Bay
    - $17,875