Embed This Drew Brees

Quarterback Age: 38 Exp: 16 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#32 overall), 2001 College: Purdue Agent(s): CAA Sports
  • Current Contract

    Drew Brees signed a 1 year, $24,250,000 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including a $30,000,000 signing bonus, $24,250,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $24,250,000. In 2016, Brees will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, a signing bonus of $30,000,000 and a workout bonus of $250,000. Brees has a cap hit of $17,250,000 while his dead money value is $54,250,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $24,250,000
    Signing Bonus $30,000,000
    Average Salary $24,250,000
    Guaranteed $24,250,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2016 Contract details by year 37 $1,000,000 $13,400,000 $250,000 $2,600,000 $17,250,000 $54,250,000
    2017 Contract details by year 38 $13,000,000 $6,000,000 - - $19,000,000 $37,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 39 - $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $18,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 40 - $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 -
    2020 Contract details by year 41 - $6,000,000 - - $6,000,000 -
    2018 Free Agent Year 42 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $44M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2016 salary + 2017 salary)
    • $24.25M in new guarantees ($19.75M guaranteed on the previous deal)
    • Voids after 2017 (prior to 2018 league year, $18M dead cap)
    • No trade clause
    • No franchise tag clause (after 2017)

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2016

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $100,000,000
    Signing Bonus $37,000,000
    Average Salary $20,000,000
    Guaranteed $40,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2012 33 $3,000,000 $7,400,000 - - $10,400,000 $40,000,000
    2013 34 $9,750,000 $7,400,000 $250,000 - $17,400,000 $29,600,000
    2014 35 $10,750,000 $7,400,000 $250,000 - $18,400,000 $22,225,000
    2015 36 $13,550,000 $7,400,000 $250,000 $2,600,000 $23,800,000 $33,800,000
    2016 37 $19,750,000 $7,400,000 $250,000 $2,600,000 $30,000,000 $20,850,000
    2017 Free agent year 38 UFA  
    • $40 million guaranteed
    • $20 million more guaranteed (injury only)
    • $22 million in incentive guarantees
    • 2015 salary fully guarantees on 2/4/2015
    • $10.85M of 2016 salary fully GTD on 2/10/2016
    • 2013-16 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    • 2015 restructure: $5.2M / 2 years
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2001 Player Cash Earnings $320,000 $1,845,000 - - - - - $2,165,000
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $400,000 - - - - - - $400,000
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $980,000 - - - - - - $980,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $1,560,000 - - - - - - $1,560,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $8,078,000 - - - - - - $8,078,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $1,900,000 $8,000,000 - $100,000 - $12,000,000 - $22,000,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $2,800,000 - - $200,000 - - - $3,000,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $4,800,000 - - $200,000 - - - $5,000,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $4,487,500 - - $200,000 $5,001,000 $3,301,000 - $12,989,500
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $6,489,000 - - $200,000 - - - $6,689,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $7,393,500 - - $200,000 - - - $7,593,500
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 $37,000,000 - - - - - $40,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $9,750,000 - - $250,000 - - - $10,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $10,750,000 - - $250,000 - - - $11,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $13,550,000 - - $250,000 $5,200,000 - $5,422 $19,005,422
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $30,000,000 - $250,000 - - - $31,250,000
    16 seasons $77,258,000 $76,845,000 - $2,100,000 $10,201,000 $15,301,000 $5,422 $181,710,422
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 - - - - - - $13,000,000
    $90,258,000 $76,845,000 - $2,100,000 $10,201,000 $15,301,000 $5,422 $194,710,422
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Drew Brees ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($17,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #14
    New Orleans Saints: #1
    Quarterback: #14

    Total Cash ($31,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #1
    Quarterback: #1

    Average Annual ($24,250,000) Rank
    NFL: #3
    Quarterback: #0
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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Cmp Pass TD Pass INT Pass Rating Rush Att Rush Yds Rush TD Fum Prod Pts
    2016 16 16 16 1151 673 471 70 5208 11.1 37 15 101.69 23 20 2 5 332.32
    2015 15 15 15 1089 627 428 68.3 4870 11.4 32 11 101.03 24 14 1 5 304.2
    2014 16 16 16 1140 659 456 69.2 4952 10.9 33 17 97 27 68 1 7 302.98
    2013 16 16 16 1111 650 446 68.6 5162 11.6 39 12 104.66 35 52 3 6 357.68
    2012 16 16 16 1094 670 422 63 5177 12.3 43 19 96.34 15 5 1 5 345.58
    2011 16 16 16 0 657 468 71.2 5476 11.7 46 14 110.63 21 86 1 1 391.64
    2010 16 16 16 0 658 448 68.1 4620 10.3 33 22 90.86 18 -3 0 9 269.2
    2009 15 15 15 0 514 363 70.6 4388 12.1 34 11 109.64 22 33 2 10 292.42
    2008 16 16 16 0 635 413 65 5069 12.3 34 17 96.24 22 -1 0 6 302.66
    2007 16 16 16 0 652 440 67.5 4423 10.1 28 18 89.4 23 52 1 9 257.12
    2006 16 16 16 0 554 356 64.3 4418 12.4 26 11 96.23 42 32 0 8 259.92
    2003 16 11 11 0 356 205 57.6 2108 10.3 11 15 67.49 21 84 0 5 110.82
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    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 Brees's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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

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    Drew Brees'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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