Trent Cole

Outside Linebacker Age: 33 Exp: 11 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#146 overall), 2005 College: Cincinnati Agent(s): Eastern Athletic Services
  • Current Contract

    Trent Cole signed a 1 year, $4,250,000 contract with the Indianapolis Colts, including $1,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,250,000. In 2016, Cole will earn a base salary of $2,000,000, a signing bonus of $1,000,000 and a roster bonus of $2,093,750. Cole has a cap hit of $5,093,750 while his dead money value is $2,000,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,250,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $4,250,000
    Guaranteed $1,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2016 Contract details by year 33 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $2,093,750 - $5,093,750 $2,000,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2016 Roster Bonus (5th league day): $1M
    • Per Game Bonus: $78,125 ($1.25M, 14 LTBE)

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2016

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $14,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,000,000
    Average Salary $7,000,000
    Guaranteed $7,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead
    2015 32 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $3,750,000 - $203,125 $6,953,125 $7,000,000
    2016 33 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $2,875,000 - - $5,875,000 $1,000,000
    2017 Free agent year 34 UFA  
    • $7M fully guaranteed (signing bonus + 2015 roster bonus + $1.25M of 2015 salary)
    • Annual Playing Time Sack Incentives: $1M
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $3.75M (guaranteed)
    • 2016 Per Game Bonus: $125,000 ($2M, 14 LTBE)
    • 2016 salary reduced from $4.25M to $2M
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $1M (GTD)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $230,000 $173,000 - - - - - $403,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $310,000 - - - - - $1,300,000 $1,610,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - $6,000,000 - - - - $6,385,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $927,000 - - $75,000 - - - $1,002,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $1,700,000 - - $175,000 - - - $1,875,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $3,400,000 - - $175,000 - - - $3,575,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $4,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 $8,000,000 $1,000,000 $250,000 - - - $12,250,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - - $250,000 - - - $3,750,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - - - - - $5,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $3,750,000 - - - $203,125 $7,953,125
    11 seasons $24,352,000 $10,173,000 $10,750,000 $1,025,000 - - $1,503,125 $47,803,125
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $2,093,750 - - - - $5,093,750
    $26,352,000 $11,173,000 $12,843,750 $1,025,000 - - $1,503,125 $52,896,875
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    10/31/2014 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $22,050 Hit to the head against Carson Palmer (ARI)
    12/07/2011 Player contract details by year Unsportsmanlike Conduct $7,500 Unsportsmanlike Conduct agaisnt Russell Okung (SEA)
    09/16/2011 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,000 for roughing Rams quarterback Sam Bradford
    12/11/2010 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $20,000 Roughing the passer against Matt Schaub
    12/16/2009 Player contract details by year Fighting $15,000 Fighting against the New York Giants (NYG)
    - $79,550
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Trent Cole ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,093,750) Rank
    NFL: #263
    Indianapolis Colts: #7
    Outside Linebacker: #29

    Total Cash ($5,093,750) Rank
    NFL: #255
    Outside Linebacker: #22

    Average Annual ($4,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #325
    Outside Linebacker: #33
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Trent Cole's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

    Trending Down

    • Week 16 Rating: 8.26
    • AAV: $7,000,000
    • Free Agent: 2017

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 56.4
    • Points/Game: 4.03
    • Points/Snap: 0


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2015 14 5 529 3 32 20 12 2
    2014 15 15 804 6.5 52 40 12 3
    2013 16 16 880 8 55 43 12 3
    2012 16 16 735 3 40 24 16 1
    2011 14 14 11 47 41 5 1
    2010 15 15 10 65 50 15 1
    2009 16 16 12.5 56 48 8 2
    2008 16 16 9 77 59 18 2
    2007 16 16 12.5 70 49 21 4
    2006 16 14 8 62 43 18 1 1
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Cole's current age, we're provided with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Cole statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing.

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    Trent Cole'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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