Embed This Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle Age: 29 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#46 overall), 2010 College: East Carolina Agent(s): Pat Dye Jr. (SportsTrust Advisors)



  • Current Contract

    Linval Joseph signed a 4 year, $50,350,000 contract with the Minnesota Vikings, including a $6,000,000 signing bonus, $31,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $12,587,500. In 2017, Joseph will earn a base salary of $1,150,000, a signing bonus of $3,000,000, a roster bonus of $4,000,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $7,050,000 and a dead cap value of $12,450,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $50,350,000
    Signing Bonus $6,000,000
    Average Salary $12,587,500
    Total Guarantees $31,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $11,500,000
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 29 $1,150,000 $1,800,000 $4,000,000 $100,000 $7,050,000 $12,450,000 $8,250,000($8,250,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $12,450,0002017 Cap Savings: $-5,400,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $11,300,0002017 Cap Savings: $-4,250,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $7,050,0002018 Dead Cap: $5,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $5,900,0002018 Dead Cap: $5,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,150,000
    2018 Contract details by year 30 $1,150,000 $1,800,000 $5,000,000 $100,000 $8,050,000 $5,400,000 $9,250,000($17,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $5,400,0002018 Cap Savings: $2,650,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $5,400,0002018 Cap Savings: $2,650,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $1,800,0002019 Dead Cap: $3,600,0002018 Cap Savings: $6,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $1,800,0002019 Dead Cap: $3,600,0002018 Cap Savings: $6,250,000
    2019 Contract details by year 31 $8,900,000 $1,200,000 $500,000 $100,000 $10,700,000 $3,600,000 $9,500,000($27,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $3,600,0002019 Cap Savings: $7,100,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $3,600,0002019 Cap Savings: $7,100,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002020 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002019 Cap Savings: $9,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002020 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002019 Cap Savings: $9,500,000
    2020 Contract details by year 32 $11,500,000 $1,200,000 $500,000 $100,000 $13,300,000 $2,400,000 $12,100,000($39,100,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002020 Cap Savings: $10,900,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $2,400,0002020 Cap Savings: $10,900,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002021 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002020 Cap Savings: $12,100,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002021 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002020 Cap Savings: $12,100,000
    2021 Contract details by year 33 $10,650,000 $1,200,000 $500,000 $100,000 $12,450,000 $1,200,000 $11,250,000($50,350,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002021 Cap Savings: $11,250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002021 Cap Savings: $11,250,000 Post-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $11,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: $1,200,0002022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $11,250,000
    2022 Contract details by year 34 $11,900,000 - $500,000 $100,000 $12,500,000 - $12,500,000($62,850,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2022 Dead Cap: -2022 Cap Savings: $12,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2022 Dead Cap: -2022 Cap Savings: $12,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2022 Dead Cap: -2023 Dead Cap: $02022 Cap Savings: $12,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2022 Dead Cap: -2023 Dead Cap: $02022 Cap Savings: $12,500,000
    2023 Free Agent Year 35 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $11.5M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2017 salary + 2017 roster bonus)
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $4M
    • 2018 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2018
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $5M (guarantees 3/15/2018)
    • 2019 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2019
    • $5.3M of 2020 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2020
    • 2019-22 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $100,000

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2018

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $31,250,000
    Signing Bonus $3,000,000
    Average Salary $6,250,000
    Guaranteed $12,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2014 26 $3,500,000 $600,000 $2,400,000 $100,000 $6,600,000 $12,600,000
    2015 27 $3,900,000 $600,000 - $100,000 $4,600,000 $6,100,000
    2016 28 $5,650,000 $600,000 - $100,000 $6,350,000 $7,550,000
    2017 29 $6,150,000 $600,000 - $100,000 $6,850,000 $1,200,000
    2018 30 $5,150,000 $600,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 $6,850,000 $600,000
    2019 Free agent year 31 UFA  
    • $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
    Source: Rotoworld
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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
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,150,000 $3,000,000 $4,000,000 $100,000 - - - $8,250,000
    8 seasons $16,095,000 $7,528,000 $6,400,000 $400,000 - - $842,500 $31,265,500
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,150,000 $3,000,000 $5,000,000 $100,000 - - - $9,250,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $8,900,000 - $500,000 $100,000 - - - $9,500,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $11,500,000 - $500,000 $100,000 - - - $12,100,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $10,650,000 - $500,000 $100,000 - - - $11,250,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $11,900,000 - $500,000 $100,000 - - - $12,500,000
    $60,195,000 $10,528,000 $13,400,000 $900,000 - - $842,500 $85,865,500
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/15/2017, $9,115

      Excessive face mask against New Orleans (NO)


    • 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: $69,277

  • 2017 Player Rankings

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

     

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    Total Cash ($0) Rank
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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 9 9 9 370 0.632 2.5 38 26 12
    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