Brandon Meriweather

Strong Safety Age: 31 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#24 overall), 2007 College: Miami (FL)
  • 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 2015, Meriweather will earn a base salary of $870,000. Meriweather has a cap hit of $585,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $870,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $870,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year 31 $870,000 - - $585,000 -
    2016 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2015

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $6,000,000
    Signing Bonus $1,600,000
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Guaranteed $3,050,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2012 28 $1,450,000 $400,000 $50,000 $1,900,000 -
    2013 29 $1,129,412 $400,000 $50,000 $1,579,412 $2,800,000
    2014 30 $3,000,000 $400,000 - $3,400,000 $1,200,000
    2015 31 $3,000,000 $400,000 - $3,400,000 $800,000
    2016 32 $3,000,000 $400,000 - $3,400,000 $400,000
    2016 Free agent year 33 UFA  
    • $3.5 million guaranteed (signing bonus + 2012 base)
    • 2012-13 Workout Bonus: $50,000
    • 2012 IR: Week 12
    • 2013 Restructure Bonus: $1.25 million / 3 years
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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
    8 seasons $7,248,823 $3,245,000 $755,000 $400,000 - $3,720,000 $1,114,934 $16,483,757
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $870,000 - - - - - - $870,000
    $8,118,823 $3,245,000 $755,000 $400,000 - $3,720,000 $1,114,934 $17,353,757
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    08/25/2014 Player contract details by year 2 games $100,588 Illegal hit to the head against Torrey Smith (BAL)
    10/21/2013 Player contract details by year 1 game $70,588 Unnecessary Roughness against Chicago (CHI)
    09/18/2013 Player contract details by year Helmet-to-Helmet Hit $42,000 Illegal hit to the head against Green Bay
    10/14/2011 Player contract details by year Hit on Defenseless Player $25,000 for a hit on Lions wide receiver Nate Burleson
    10/04/2011 Player contract details by year Helmet-to-Helmet Hit $20,000 Helmet to Helmet hit against WR Steve Smith
    10/19/2010 Player contract details by year Hit on Defenseless Player $50,000 Defenseless hit against Todd Heap
    10/16/2009 Player contract details by year Unsportsmanlike Conduct $7,500 Unsportsmanlike Conduct against Denver (DEN)
    $3 $315,676
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Brandon Meriweather ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($585,000) Rank
    NFL: #1476
    New York Giants: #51
    Safety: #63

    Total Cash ($870,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Safety: #41

    Average Annual ($870,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Safety: #41
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Brandon Meriweather's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

    • Previous Rating: 5.54
    • Cap Hit: $899,411
    • Free Agent: 2016

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total:
    • Points/Game: 0


    Statistics

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