Embed This Everson Griffen

Defensive End Age: 29 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#100 overall), 2010 College: Southern California
  • Current Contract

    Everson Griffen signed a 5 year, $42,500,000 contract with the Minnesota Vikings, including a $6,000,000 signing bonus, $19,800,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $8,500,000. In 2017, Griffen will earn a base salary of $6,900,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $8,200,000 and a dead cap value of $2,400,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $42,500,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $8,500,000
    Total Guarantees $19,800,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $19,800,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2014 Contract details by year 26 $6,900,000 $1,200,000 $100,000 $8,200,000 $33,700,000 $13,000,000($13,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: $33,700,0002014 Cap Savings: $-25,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: $19,900,0002014 Cap Savings: $-11,700,000 Post-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: $13,800,0002015 Dead Cap: $19,900,0002014 Cap Savings: $-5,600,000 Post-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $19,900,0002014 Cap Savings: $8,200,000
    2015 Contract details by year 27 $6,900,000 $1,200,000 $100,000 $8,200,000 $18,700,000 $7,000,000($20,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $18,700,0002015 Cap Savings: $-10,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $11,800,0002015 Cap Savings: $-3,600,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $15,100,0002016 Dead Cap: $3,600,0002015 Cap Savings: $-6,900,000 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $8,200,0002016 Dead Cap: $3,600,0002015 Cap Savings: $0
    2016 Contract details by year 28 $6,900,000 $1,200,000 $100,000 $8,200,000 $10,600,000 $7,000,000($27,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $10,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $-2,400,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $3,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $4,600,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $8,200,0002017 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002017 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002016 Cap Savings: $7,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $6,900,000 $1,200,000 $100,000 $8,200,000 $2,400,000 $7,000,000($34,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $5,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $5,800,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002018 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002017 Cap Savings: $7,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002018 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002017 Cap Savings: $7,000,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 4 yr, $34,000,000; $1,200,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 30 $8,400,000 $1,200,000 $100,000 $9,700,000 $1,200,000 $8,500,000($42,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002018 Cap Savings: $8,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002018 Cap Savings: $8,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $8,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $8,500,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $19.8M guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2014-15 base)
    • Workout Bonus: $100,000

    Previous Contracts

    2010-2013Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,330,000
    Signing Bonus $540,000
    Average Salary $582,500
    Guaranteed $540,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2010 22 $320,000 $135,000 - $455,000 -
    2011 23 $405,000 $135,000 - $540,000 -
    2012 24 $540,000 $135,000 - $675,000 -
    2013 25 $630,000 $135,000 - $765,000 $135,000
    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 $540,000 - - - - - $860,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 - - - - - - $405,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $540,000 - - - - - - $540,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $630,000 - - - - - - $630,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $6,900,000 $6,000,000 - $100,000 - - - $13,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $6,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $7,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $6,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $7,000,000
    7 seasons $22,595,000 $6,540,000 - $300,000 - - - $29,435,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $7,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $8,400,000 - - $100,000 - - - $8,500,000
    $37,895,000 $6,540,000 - $500,000 - - - $44,935,000
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/16/2016, $18,231

      Roughing the Passer against Marcus Mariota (TEN)


    • Player contract details by year 12/07/2012, $15,750

      for roughing Packers QB Aaron Rodgers


    • Player contract details by year 09/14/2012, $15,750

      for helmet-to-helmet contact with Jacksonville quarterback Blaine Gabbert


    • TOTAL: $49,731

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Everson Griffen ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($8,200,000) Rank
    NFL: #142
    Minnesota Vikings: #3
    Defensive End: #13

    Total Cash ($7,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #179
    Defensive End: #19

    Average Annual ($8,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #145
    Defensive End: #13
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    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT AAV
    Calais Campbell, ARI
    Similarity Score: 94.13%
    16 16 16 828 0.771 8 53 34 19 2 1 $10,605,000
    Akiem Hicks, CHI
    Similarity Score: 85.58%
    16 16 16 930 0.866 7 53 36 17 2 $5,000,000
    Carlos Dunlap, CIN
    Similarity Score: 84.81%
    16 16 16 838 0.775 8 49 30 19 3 $7,874,000
    Robert Ayers Jr, TB
    Similarity Score: 82.91%
    12 12 10 576 0.543 6.5 29 21 8 1 $1,875,000
    Cameron Jordan, NO
    Similarity Score: 80.73%
    16 16 16 965 0.918 7.5 58 40 18 1 $11,000,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 16 16 16 888 0.861 8 48 36 12 2
    2015 15 15 15 866 0.807 10.5 44 34 10 1
    2014 16 16 16 967 0.894 12 56 39 17 1
    2013 16 16 698 0.601 5.5 26 17 9 1
    2012 16 16 1 607 0.539 8 27 20 3 1 1
    2011 16 16 4 21 8 4 1
    2010 11 11 11 4
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

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    • NFL Rank: #0
    • DE Rank: #0

    Current Contract

    • DE Rank: #13

    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 Griffen's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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

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    Everson Griffen'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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