Embed This Muhammad Wilkerson

Defensive End Age: 28 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#30 overall), 2011 College: Temple Agent(s): Chad Wiestling (Integrated Sports Management)



  • Current Contract

    Muhammad Wilkerson signed a 5 year, $86,000,000 contract with the New York Jets, including a $15,000,000 signing bonus, $53,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $17,200,000. In 2017, Wilkerson will earn a base salary of $14,750,000 and a workout bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $18,000,000 and a dead cap value of $27,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $86,000,000
    Signing Bonus $15,000,000
    Average Salary $17,200,000
    Total Guarantees $53,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $36,750,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 27 $7,000,000 $3,000,000 - $10,000,000 $43,750,000 $22,000,000($22,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $43,750,0002016 Cap Savings: $-33,750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $36,750,0002016 Cap Savings: $-26,750,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $10,000,0002017 Dead Cap: $33,750,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002017 Dead Cap: $33,750,0002016 Cap Savings: $7,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $14,750,000 $3,000,000 $250,000 $18,000,000 $27,000,000 $15,000,000($37,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $27,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $-9,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $12,250,0002017 Cap Savings: $5,750,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $18,000,0002018 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $3,250,0002018 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $14,750,000
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $16,750,000 $3,000,000 $250,000 $20,000,000 $9,000,000 $17,000,000($54,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $11,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $9,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $11,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002019 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $17,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002019 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $17,000,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 3 yr, $54,000,000; $6,000,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 30 $15,250,000 $3,000,000 $250,000 $18,500,000 $6,000,000 $15,500,000($69,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $12,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $12,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002020 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $15,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002020 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $15,500,000
    2020 Contract details by year 31 $16,250,000 $3,000,000 $250,000 $19,500,000 $3,000,000 $16,500,000($86,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002020 Cap Savings: $16,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002020 Cap Savings: $16,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $16,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $16,500,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $36.75 million guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2016 salary + 2017 salary)
    • 2018 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2018
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016Franchise Tag

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $15,701,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $15,701,000
    Guaranteed $15,701,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2016 27 $15,701,000 - - $15,701,000 -
    2017 Free agent year 28 UFA  
    • NOTE: Franchise tag has been offered by the team but not yet signed
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $3,500,000 - - - - - $3,875,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $687,500 - - - - - - $687,500
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - - - - - $1,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,212,500 - - $100,000 - - - $1,312,500
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $6,969,000 - - - - - $28,604 $6,997,604
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 $15,000,000 - - - - - $22,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $14,750,000 - - $250,000 - - - $15,000,000
    7 seasons $31,994,000 $18,500,000 - $350,000 - - $28,604 $50,872,604
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $16,750,000 - - $250,000 - - - $17,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $15,250,000 - - $250,000 - - - $15,500,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $16,250,000 - - $250,000 - - - $16,500,000
    $80,244,000 $18,500,000 - $1,100,000 - - $28,604 $99,872,604
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/19/2014, $20,000

      Unnecessary Roughness against Green Bay (GB)


    • Player contract details by year 10/04/2013, $15,750

      Roughing the passer against Jake Locker


    • Player contract details by year 09/09/2011, $10,000

      Fighting with RB Brandon Jacobs


    • TOTAL: $45,750

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Muhammad Wilkerson ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 6 6 6 321 0.766 17 9 8
    2016 15 15 14 844 0.815 4.5 59 33 26 1
    2015 16 16 15 944 0.894 12 64 39 25 3
    2014 13 13 13 716 0.705 6 56 31 25 1
    2013 16 16 16 1041 0.945 10.5 64 43 21 2 1
    2012 16 16 15 910 0.853 5 69 36 33 3
    2011 16 16 16 3 48 35 13 1