Embed This Paul Kruger

Outside Linebacker Age: 31 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#57 overall), 2009 College: Utah
  • Current Contract

    Paul Kruger signed a 1 year, $3,000,000 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including a $2,100,000 signing bonus, $2,100,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,000,000. In 2017, Kruger will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $700,000 and a dead cap value of $1,400,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,100,000
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Total Guarantees $2,100,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $2,100,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $900,000 $700,000 $1,600,000 $2,100,000 $3,048,882($3,048,882)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002016 Cap Savings: $-500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $2,100,0002016 Cap Savings: $-500,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $700,0002017 Dead Cap: $1,400,0002016 Cap Savings: $900,000 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $700,0002017 Dead Cap: $1,400,0002016 Cap Savings: $900,000
    2017 Contract details by year 31 $1,000,000 $700,000 $700,000 $1,400,000 $1,000,000($4,048,882)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $1,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $-700,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $-700,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $700,0002018 Dead Cap: $700,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $700,0002018 Dead Cap: $700,0002017 Cap Savings: $0
    2018 Contract details by year 32 $1,000,000 $700,000 $700,000 $700,000 $1,000,000($5,048,882)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $700,0002018 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $700,0002018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $700,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $700,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $0
    2017 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $2.1M guaranteed (signing bonus)
    • 2017-18 years are voidable
    • Incentives: $2M

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2016 Player contract details by year - $1,200,000 - $1,200,000
    2017 Player contract details by year - $1,200,000 - $1,200,000
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2017 Player contract details by year - $1,400,000 - $1,400,000

    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
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $310,000 $1,000,000 - - - - - $1,310,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $395,000 - - - - - - $395,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - - - - - $525,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $615,000 - - - - - - $615,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $715,000 $6,000,000 $6,285,000 - - - - $13,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - - - - - $7,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - - - - - $7,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $2,100,000 - - - - $48,882 $3,048,882
    8 seasons $17,460,000 $9,100,000 $6,285,000 - - - $48,882 $32,893,882
    $17,460,000 $9,100,000 $6,285,000 - - - $48,882 $32,893,882
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Paul Kruger ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT AAV
    Sam Acho, CHI
    Similarity Score: 87.5%
    16 16 6 499 0.465 1 26 16 9 1 $745,000
    Frank Zombo, KC
    Similarity Score: 76.56%
    16 16 11 490 0.438 1 40 29 11 1 $406,167
    Dekoda Watson, DEN
    Similarity Score: 71.56%
    16 16 44 0.039 1 15 7 1 1 $745,000
    Brooks Reed, ATL
    Similarity Score: 63.67%
    15 15 7 425 0.383 2 23 15 7 $4,400,000
    Akeem Ayers, IND
    Similarity Score: 61.56%
    16 16 365 0.339 2 20 12 7 1 $2,600,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 15 15 13 571 0.543 1.5 25 20 5 1
    2015 16 16 15 683 0.652 2.5 27 16 11
    2014 16 16 15 900 0.773 12 53 36 17 4
    2013 16 16 16 878 0.763 4.5 47 26 21 2
    2012 15 15 6 788 0.694 9 42 30 12 1 1
    2011 16 16 5.5 15 12 3
    2010 11 11 1 1 1
    2009 9 9 1 11 4 7 1
  • 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 Kruger's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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

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    Paul Kruger'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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