Embed This Brandon Meriweather

Strong Safety Age: 33 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#24 overall), 2007 College: Miami (FL) Agent(s):



Player Status: Inactive
  • Current Contract

    Brandon Meriweather signed a 1 year, $870,000 contract with the New York Giants, including an average annual salary of $870,000. In , Meriweather will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of , while carrying a cap hit of and a dead cap value of .

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $870,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $870,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 31 $102,352 $102,352 - $287,154($287,154)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: -2015 Cap Savings: $102,352 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: -2015 Cap Savings: $102,352 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: -2016 Dead Cap: $02015 Cap Savings: $102,352 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: -2016 Dead Cap: $02015 Cap Savings: $102,352
    2016 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2015 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2015 Player contract details by year $870,000 - - $585,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $500,000 $755,000 - - - - $1,540,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $370,000 - - - - $3,720,000 $1,025,000 $5,115,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $460,000 - - $150,000 - - - $610,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $550,000 - - $150,000 - - - $700,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 $1,000,000 - - - - - $3,250,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,450,000 $1,600,000 - $50,000 - - - $3,100,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,129,412 - - $50,000 - - - $1,179,412
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $754,411 $145,000 - - - - $89,934 $989,345
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $870,000 - - - - - - $870,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $102,352 - - - - - $184,802 $287,154
    9 seasons $8,221,175 $3,245,000 $755,000 $400,000 - $3,720,000 $1,299,736 $17,640,911
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 08/25/2014, 2 games, $100,588

      Illegal hit to the head against Torrey Smith (BAL)


    • Player contract details by year 10/21/2013, 1 game $70,588

      Unnecessary Roughness against Chicago (CHI)


    • Player contract details by year 09/18/2013, $42,000

      Illegal hit to the head against Green Bay


    • Player contract details by year 10/14/2011, $25,000

      for a hit on Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson


    • Player contract details by year 10/04/2011, $20,000

      Helmet to Helmet hit against WR Steve Smith


    • Player contract details by year 10/19/2010, $50,000

      Defenseless hit against Todd Heap


    • Player contract details by year 10/16/2009, $7,500

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct against Denver (DEN)


    • TOTAL: $315,676

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2015 13 13 12 834 0.778 59 43 16 2
    2014 10 10 10 596 0.776 3 55 34 19 3
    2013 13 13 12 737 0.783 1 69 53 16 1 2
    2012 1 1 1 41 0.060 7 3 4 1
    2011 16 11 4 32 19 13
    2010 16 16 13 68 48 19 3
    2009 16 16 16 84 53 29 2 5
    2008 16 16 11 2 83 57 20 2 4
    2007 16 16 28 10 5 1