Embed This Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle Age: 28 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#46 overall), 2010 College: East Carolina Agent(s): Pat Dye Jr. (SportsTrust Advisors)
  • Current Contract

    Linval Joseph signed a 5 year, $31,250,000 contract with the Minnesota Vikings, including a $3,000,000 signing bonus, $12,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $6,250,000. In 2017, Joseph will earn a base salary of $6,150,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $6,850,000 and a dead cap value of $1,200,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $31,250,000
    Signing Bonus $3,000,000
    Average Salary $6,250,000
    Total Guarantees $12,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $12,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2014 Contract details by year 25 $3,500,000 $600,000 $2,400,000 $100,000 $6,600,000 $12,600,000 $9,000,000($9,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: $12,600,0002014 Cap Savings: $-6,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: $12,600,0002014 Cap Savings: $-6,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $12,600,0002014 Cap Savings: $6,600,000 Post-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $12,600,0002014 Cap Savings: $6,600,000
    2015 Contract details by year 26 $3,900,000 $600,000 - $100,000 $4,600,000 $6,100,000 $4,000,000($13,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $6,100,0002015 Cap Savings: $-1,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $6,100,0002015 Cap Savings: $-1,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $4,300,0002016 Dead Cap: $1,800,0002015 Cap Savings: $300,000 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $4,300,0002016 Dead Cap: $1,800,0002015 Cap Savings: $300,000
    2016 Contract details by year 27 $5,650,000 $600,000 - $100,000 $6,350,000 $7,550,000 $5,750,000($18,750,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $7,550,0002016 Cap Savings: $-1,200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $1,800,0002016 Cap Savings: $4,550,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $6,350,0002017 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $600,0002017 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002016 Cap Savings: $5,750,000
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $6,150,000 $600,000 - $100,000 $6,850,000 $1,200,000 $6,250,000($25,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002017 Cap Savings: $5,650,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002017 Cap Savings: $5,650,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $600,0002018 Dead Cap: $600,0002017 Cap Savings: $6,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $600,0002018 Dead Cap: $600,0002017 Cap Savings: $6,250,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 4 yr, $25,000,000; $600,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 29 $5,150,000 $600,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 $6,850,000 $600,000 $6,250,000($31,250,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $600,0002018 Cap Savings: $6,250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $600,0002018 Cap Savings: $6,250,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $600,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $6,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $600,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $6,250,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $12.5M guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2014 base + 2014 roster bonus + $3.6M of 2015 base)
    • 2014 Roster Bonus: $2.4M
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $1M (3rd league day)
    • Workout Bonus: $100,000

    Previous Contracts

    2010-2013Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $4,310,500
    Signing Bonus $1,528,000
    Average Salary $1,077,625
    Guaranteed $3,258,563
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead
    2010 21 $320,000 $382,000 - $842,500 $1,544,500 -
    2011 22 $405,000 $382,000 - - $787,000 -
    2012 23 $540,000 $382,000 - - $922,000 -
    2013 24 $630,000 $382,000 - - $1,012,000 $382,000
    2014 Free agent year 25 UFA  
    • 2011 Incentive: $842,500
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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 $1,528,000 - - - - $842,500 $2,690,500
    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 $3,500,000 $3,000,000 $2,400,000 $100,000 - - - $9,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,900,000 - - $100,000 - - - $4,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,650,000 - - $100,000 - - - $5,750,000
    7 seasons $14,945,000 $4,528,000 $2,400,000 $300,000 - - $842,500 $23,015,500
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,150,000 - - $100,000 - - - $6,250,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $5,150,000 - $1,000,000 $100,000 - - - $6,250,000
    $26,245,000 $4,528,000 $3,400,000 $500,000 - - $842,500 $35,515,500
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 11/28/2014, $20,000

      Roughing the Passer against Aaron Rodgers (GB)


    • Player contract details by year 11/07/2014, $16,537

      Roughing the Passer against Washington (WAS)


    • Player contract details by year 09/13/2013, $15,750

      Roughing the passer against Tony Romo


    • Player contract details by year 12/07/2012, $7,875

      for yanking Redskins OL Will Montgomery’s leg out of a pile.


    • TOTAL: $60,162

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Linval Joseph ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($6,850,000) Rank
    NFL: #198
    Minnesota Vikings: #6
    Defensive Tackle: #17

    Total Cash ($6,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #228
    Defensive Tackle: #24

    Average Annual ($6,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #246
    Defensive Tackle: #18
  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT AAV
    Ndamukong Suh, MIA
    Similarity Score: 65.56%
    16 16 16 973 0.844 5 72 41 31 $19,062,500
    Kyle Williams, BUF
    Similarity Score: 60.5%
    15 15 15 795 0.74 5 64 42 22 $2,880,000
    Terrell McClain, DAL
    Similarity Score: 59.96%
    15 15 15 470 0.445 2.5 40 21 19 2 $465,000
    Gerald McCoy, TB
    Similarity Score: 57.89%
    15 15 15 795 0.749 6.5 34 25 9 2 $15,866,667
    Damon Harrison, NYG
    Similarity Score: 52.29%
    16 16 16 674 0.607 2.5 86 55 31 1 $2,356,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 16 16 16 720 0.698 4 77 37 40 3
    2015 12 12 12 532 0.496 0.5 56 42 14 1
    2014 16 16 16 728 0.673 3 48 29 19
    2013 15 15 15 578 0.513 3 59 34 25 1
    2012 16 16 16 692 0.663 4 59 33 26 1
    2011 16 16 15 2 49 34 15
    2010 6 6 8 6 2
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • DT Rank: #18

    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 Joseph's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Linval Joseph'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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