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Tight End Age: 29 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#61 overall), 2008 College: Texas A&M Agent(s): MS World
  • Current Contract

    Martellus Bennett signed a 4 year, $20,400,000 contract with the Chicago Bears, including a $4,500,000 signing bonus, $10,050,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,100,000. In 2016, Bennett will earn a base salary of $5,085,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000. Bennett has a cap hit of $5,185,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $20,400,000
    Signing Bonus $4,500,000
    Average Salary $5,100,000
    Guaranteed $10,050,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2013 Contract details by year 26 $715,000 $1,125,000 $100,000 $1,940,000 $5,215,000
    2014 Contract details by year 27 $4,800,000 $1,125,000 $100,000 $6,025,000 $8,175,000
    2015 Contract details by year 28 $4,900,000 $1,125,000 $100,000 $6,125,000 $2,250,000
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $5,085,000 - $100,000 $5,185,000 -
    2017 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $5.215 million guaranteed (signing bonus + 2013 base + $4 million of 2014 base)
    • 2014 base becomes FULLY guaranteed on 3rd day of 2014 league.
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $100,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2016 Player contract details by year - $1,125,000 - $1,125,000

    Previous Contracts

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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 $820,000 - - - - - $1,115,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - - - - $440,000 - $825,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $470,000 - - - - - - $470,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - - - - - $555,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings - - - - - - - $2,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $715,000 $4,500,000 - $100,000 - - - $5,315,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $4,800,000 - - $100,000 - - $21,624 $4,921,624
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,900,000 - - $100,000 $13,937 - - $5,013,937
    8 seasons $12,120,000 $5,320,000 - $300,000 $13,937 $440,000 $21,624 $20,715,561
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,085,000 - - $100,000 - - - $5,185,000
    $17,205,000 $5,320,000 - $400,000 $13,937 $440,000 $21,624 $25,900,561
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    10/03/2015 Player contract details by year Other Uniform/Equipment Violation $5,787 Wearing cleats not inline with the Bears uniform
    12/26/2014 Player contract details by year Verbal or other Non-Physical Offense Against Official $22,050 Abusive language toward an official against Detroit (DET)
    - $27,837
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Martellus Bennett ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,185,000) Rank
    NFL: #249
    New England Patriots: #9
    Tight End: #11

    Total Cash ($5,185,000) Rank
    NFL: #268
    Tight End: #15

    Average Annual ($5,100,000) Rank
    NFL: #283
    Tight End: #17
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Martellus Bennett's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Week 13 Rating: 10.88
    • AAV: $5,100,000
    • Free Agent: 2017

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 61.9
    • Points/Game: 5.63
    • Points/Snap: 0.08


     

    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2015 11 11 731 80 53 439 8.3 3 2 61.9
    2014 16 15 954 128 90 916 10.2 6 0 131.6
    2013 16 15 952 94 65 759 11.7 5 1 103.9
    2012 16 16 930 90 55 626 11.4 5 0 92.6
    2011 14 7 0 26 17 144 8.5 0 0 14.4
    2010 16 11 0 47 33 260 7.9 0 1 26
    2009 14 6 0 30 15 159 10.6 0 0 15.9
    2008 16 7 0 0 20 283 14.2 4 0 52.3
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • TE Rank: #17

    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 Bennett's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Martellus Bennett'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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