Embed This Aaron Donald

Defensive Tackle Age: 25 Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#13 overall), 2014 College: Pittsburgh Agent(s): Todd France (Five Star Athlete Management)
  • Current Contract

    Aaron Donald signed a 4 year, $10,136,500 contract with the St. Louis Rams, including a $5,692,000 signing bonus, $10,136,500 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,534,125. In 2017, Donald will earn a base salary of $1,802,250, while carrying a cap hit of $3,225,250 and a dead cap value of $3,225,250.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $10,136,500
    Signing Bonus $5,692,000
    Average Salary $2,534,125
    Total Guarantees $10,136,500
    Guaranteed at Signing $10,136,500
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2014 Contract details by year 22 $420,000 $1,423,000 $1,843,000 $10,136,500 $6,112,000($6,112,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: $10,136,5002014 Cap Savings: $-8,293,500 Pre-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: $10,136,5002014 Cap Savings: $-8,293,500 Post-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $10,136,5002014 Cap Savings: $1,843,000 Post-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $10,136,5002014 Cap Savings: $1,843,000
    2015 Contract details by year 23 $880,750 $1,423,000 $2,303,750 $8,293,500 $946,260($7,058,260)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $8,293,5002015 Cap Savings: $-5,989,750 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $8,293,5002015 Cap Savings: $-5,989,750 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $5,447,5002016 Dead Cap: $2,846,0002015 Cap Savings: $-3,143,750 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $5,447,5002016 Dead Cap: $2,846,0002015 Cap Savings: $-3,143,750
    2016 Contract details by year 24 $1,341,500 $1,423,000 $2,764,500 $5,989,750 $1,341,500($8,399,760)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $5,989,7502016 Cap Savings: $-3,225,250 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $2,846,0002016 Cap Savings: $-81,500 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $4,566,7502017 Dead Cap: $1,423,0002016 Cap Savings: $-1,802,250 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $1,423,0002017 Dead Cap: $1,423,0002016 Cap Savings: $1,341,500
    2017 Contract details by year 25 $1,802,250 $1,423,000 $3,225,250 $3,225,250 $1,802,250($10,202,010)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $3,225,2502017 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,423,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,802,250 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $3,225,2502018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,423,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $1,802,250
    2018 Contract details by year 26 $6,892,000 - $6,892,000 - $6,892,000($17,094,010)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: -2018 Cap Savings: $6,892,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: -2018 Cap Savings: $6,892,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: -2019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $6,892,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: -2019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $6,892,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 27 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 5th year option available
    • No offset language
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $420,000 $5,692,000 - - - - - $6,112,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $880,750 - - - - - $65,510 $946,260
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,341,500 - - - - - - $1,341,500
    3 seasons $2,642,250 $5,692,000 - - - - $65,510 $8,399,760
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,802,250 - - - - - - $1,802,250
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,892,000 - - - - - - $6,892,000
    $11,336,500 $5,692,000 - - - - $65,510 $17,094,010
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/23/2016, $18,231

      Excessive Facemask against Seattle (SEA)


    • Player contract details by year 12/23/2016, $24,309

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct (throwing flag at official)


    • Player contract details by year 10/21/2016, $18,231

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct against Detroit (DET)


    • Player contract details by year 09/16/2016, $9,115

      Unnecessary Roughness against San Francisco (SF)


    • Player contract details by year 09/16/2016, $12,154

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct against San Francisco (SF)


    • TOTAL: $82,040

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Aaron Donald ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($3,225,250) Rank
    NFL: #445
    Los Angeles Rams: #15
    Defensive Tackle: #32

    Total Cash ($1,802,250) Rank
    NFL: #576
    Defensive Tackle: #41

    Average Annual ($2,534,125) Rank
    NFL: #535
    Defensive Tackle: #38
  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT AAV
    Gerald McCoy, TB
    Similarity Score: 75.47%
    15 15 15 795 0.749 6.5 34 25 9 2 $15,866,667
    Fletcher Cox, PHI
    Similarity Score: 64.56%
    16 16 16 773 0.759 6.5 43 27 16 1 $17,100,000
    Nick Fairley, NO
    Similarity Score: 60.93%
    16 16 16 723 0.688 6.5 43 29 14 $5,000,000
    Terrell McClain, DAL
    Similarity Score: 60.38%
    15 15 15 470 0.445 2.5 40 21 19 2 $465,000
    Geno Atkins, CIN
    Similarity Score: 59.06%
    16 16 16 779 0.721 9 32 21 11 $10,665,400
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 16 16 16 829 0.761 8 47 36 11 2
    2015 16 16 16 915 0.790 11 69 44 25
    2014 16 16 12 704 0.672 8 46 36 10 2
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • DT Rank: #38

    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 Donald's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts to match Donald's current age, we're provided with the following initial value.

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    Statistical Comparisons

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

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    Aaron Donald'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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