Embed This Andre Branch

Defensive End Age: 27 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#38 overall), 2012 College: Clemson Agent(s): Jimmy Sexton (CAA Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Andre Branch signed a 3 year, $24,000,000 contract with the Miami Dolphins, including a $6,000,000 signing bonus, $16,800,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $8,000,000. In 2017, Branch will earn a base salary of $2,900,000, a signing bonus of $6,000,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $5,000,000 and a dead cap value of $16,800,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $24,000,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $8,000,000
    Total Guarantees $16,800,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $16,800,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $2,900,000 $2,000,000 $100,000 $5,000,000 $16,800,000 $9,000,000($9,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $16,800,0002017 Cap Savings: $-11,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $-1,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $12,800,0002018 Dead Cap: $4,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $-7,800,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002018 Dead Cap: $4,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $3,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $7,900,000 $2,000,000 $100,000 $10,000,000 $11,900,000 $8,000,000($17,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $11,900,0002018 Cap Savings: $-1,900,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $4,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $6,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $9,900,0002019 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $100,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002019 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $8,000,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 2 yr, $17,000,000; $2,000,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 29 $6,900,000 $2,000,000 $100,000 $9,000,000 $2,000,000 $7,000,000($24,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $7,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $7,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $7,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $7,000,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $16.8M fully guaranteed (signing bonus + 2017 salary + 2018 salary)
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $100,000
    • Annual Incentives: $1.25M (playing time, sacks)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,750,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,750,000
    Guaranteed $2,500,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2016 26 $2,500,000 - $203,125 - $2,703,125 $2,500,000
    2017 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • Per Game Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000, 13 LTBE)
    • Incentives: $250,000
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $2,141,768 - - - - - $2,531,768
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $621,361 - - - - - - $621,361
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $827,722 - - $25,000 - - - $852,722
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,059,083 - - $25,000 - - - $1,084,083
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - $250,000 - - - - $2,750,000
    5 seasons $5,398,166 $2,141,768 $250,000 $50,000 - - - $7,839,934
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,900,000 $6,000,000 - $100,000 - - - $9,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $7,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $8,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $6,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $7,000,000
    $23,098,166 $8,141,768 $250,000 $350,000 - - - $31,839,934
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 11/11/2016, $18,231

      Horse collar tackle against Brandon Marshall (NYJ)


    • Player contract details by year 10/28/2016, $12,154

      Fighting with Richie Incognito (BUF)


    • Player contract details by year 12/18/2015, $17,363

      Roughing the Passer against Matt Hasselbeck (IND)


    • Player contract details by year 10/30/2015, $17,363

      Roughing the Passer against E.J. Manuel (BUF)


    • Player contract details by year 10/03/2014, $8,268

      Fighting with King Dunlap (SD)


    • TOTAL: $73,379

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Andre Branch ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #299
    Miami Dolphins: #7
    Defensive End: #30

    Total Cash ($9,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #108
    Defensive End: #11

    Average Annual ($8,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #160
    Defensive End: #16
  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT AAV
    Chris Baker, WAS
    Similarity Score: 91.1%
    16 16 16 783 0.714 4.5 48 30 18 2 $325,000
    Akiem Hicks, CHI
    Similarity Score: 87.29%
    16 16 16 930 0.866 7 53 36 17 2 $5,000,000
    Muhammad Wilkerson, NYJ
    Similarity Score: 73.56%
    15 15 14 844 0.815 4.5 59 33 26 1 $17,200,000
    Calais Campbell, ARI
    Similarity Score: 73.13%
    16 16 16 828 0.771 8 53 34 19 2 1 $10,605,000
    Everson Griffen, MIN
    Similarity Score: 68.9%
    16 16 16 888 0.861 8 48 36 12 2 $8,500,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 16 16 11 774 0.671 5.5 49 27 22 2
    2015 13 13 9 597 0.512 4 24 18 6 2
    2014 9 9 330 0.294 2 17 11 6 1
    2013 16 16 593 0.529 6 37 30 7
    2012 13 13 3 411 0.406 1 12 9 2 1
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • Avg. Salary: $0
    • NFL Rank: #0
    • DE Rank: #0

    Current Contract

    • DE Rank: #16

    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 Branch's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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

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    Statistical Comparisons

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

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    Andre Branch'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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