Linval Joseph

Defensive Tackle Age: 26 Exp: 5 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 2015, Joseph will earn a base salary of $3,900,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000. Joseph has a cap hit of $4,600,000 while his dead money value is $6,100,000.

    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 Cap
    2014 Contract details by year 25 $3,500,000 $600,000 $2,400,000 $100,000 $6,600,000 $12,600,000
    2015 Contract details by year 26 $3,900,000 $600,000 - $100,000 $4,600,000 $6,100,000
    2016 Contract details by year 27 $5,650,000 $600,000 - $100,000 $6,350,000 $1,800,000
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $6,150,000 $600,000 - $100,000 $6,850,000 $1,200,000
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $5,150,000 $600,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 $6,850,000 $600,000
    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
    • 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
    5 seasons $5,395,000 $4,528,000 $2,400,000 $100,000 - - $842,500 $13,265,500
    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 $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
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    11/28/2014 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $20,000 Roughing the Passer against Aaron Rodgers (GB)
    11/07/2014 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $16,537 Roughing the Passer against Washington (WAS)
    09/13/2013 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,750 Roughing the passer against Tony Romo
    12/07/2012 Player contract details by year Striking/Kicking/Kneeing $7,875 for yanking Redskins OL Will Montgomery’s leg out of a pile.
    - $60,162
  • 2015 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($4,600,000) Rank
    NFL: #247
    Minnesota Vikings: #10
    Defensive Tackle: #15

    Total Cash ($4,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Defensive Tackle: #17

    Average Annual ($6,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Defensive Tackle: #10
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Linval Joseph's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Previous Rating: -13.12
    • Cap Hit: $6,600,000
    • Free Agent: 2019

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 61.8
    • Points/Game: 3.86
    • Points/Snap: 0.08


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2014 16 16 728 3 48 29 19
    2013 15 15 578 3 59 34 25 1
    2012 16 16 692 4 59 33 26 1
    2011 16 15 2 49 34 15
    2010 6 8 6 2