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Quarterback Age: 37 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: #3
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Drew Brees's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Week 2 Rating: 14.96
    • AAV: $24,250,000
    • Free Agent: 2018

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 304.2
    • Points/Game: 20.28
    • Points/Snap: 0.28


     

    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Cmp Pass TD Pass INT Rush Att Rush Yds Rush TD Fum Prod Pts
    2016 2 2 131 86 57 66.3 686 12 5 0 2 5 0 1 45.94
    2015 15 15 1089 627 428 68.3 4870 11.4 32 11 24 14 1 5 304.2
    2014 16 16 1140 659 456 69.2 4952 10.9 33 17 27 68 1 7 302.98
    2013 16 16 1111 650 446 68.6 5162 11.6 39 12 35 52 3 6 357.68
    2012 16 16 1094 670 422 63 5177 12.3 43 19 15 5 1 5 345.58
    2011 16 16 0 657 468 71.2 5476 11.7 46 14 21 86 1 1 391.64
    2010 16 16 0 658 448 68.1 4620 10.3 33 22 18 -3 0 9 269.2
    2009 15 15 0 514 363 70.6 4388 12.1 34 11 22 33 2 10 292.42
    2008 16 16 0 635 413 65 5069 12.3 34 17 22 -1 0 6 302.66
    2007 16 16 0 652 440 67.5 4423 10.1 28 18 23 52 1 9 257.12
    2006 16 16 0 554 356 64.3 4418 12.4 26 11 42 32 0 8 259.92
    2003 11 11 0 356 205 57.6 2108 10.3 11 15 21 84 0 5 110.82
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • QB Rank: #3

    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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