Embed This Sheldon Richardson

Defensive End Age: 26 Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#13 overall), 2013 College: Missouri Agent(s): Ben Dogra (Relativity Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Sheldon Richardson signed a 4 year, $10,054,000 contract with the New York Jets, including a $5,692,000 signing bonus, $10,054,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,513,500. In 2017, Richardson will earn a base salary of $8,069,000, while carrying a cap hit of $8,069,000 and a dead cap value of $8,069,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $10,054,000
    Signing Bonus $5,692,000
    Average Salary $2,513,500
    Total Guarantees $10,054,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $10,054,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2013 Contract details by year 22 $405,000 $1,423,000 $1,828,000 $10,054,000 $5,762,176($5,762,176)
    Pre-6/1 Release2013 Dead Cap: $10,054,0002013 Cap Savings: $-8,226,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2013 Dead Cap: $10,054,0002013 Cap Savings: $-8,226,000 Post-6/1 Release2013 Dead Cap: -2014 Dead Cap: $10,054,0002013 Cap Savings: $1,828,000 Post-6/1 Trade2013 Dead Cap: -2014 Dead Cap: $10,054,0002013 Cap Savings: $1,828,000
    2014 Contract details by year 23 $862,000 $1,423,000 $2,285,000 $8,226,000 $862,000($6,624,176)
    Pre-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: $8,226,0002014 Cap Savings: $-5,941,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: $8,226,0002014 Cap Savings: $-5,941,000 Post-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $8,226,0002014 Cap Savings: $2,285,000 Post-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $8,226,0002014 Cap Savings: $2,285,000
    2015 Contract details by year 24 $1,008,647 $1,423,000 $2,431,647 $5,941,000 $1,055,044($7,679,220)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $5,941,0002015 Cap Savings: $-3,509,353 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $5,941,0002015 Cap Savings: $-3,509,353 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $4,518,0002016 Dead Cap: $1,423,0002015 Cap Savings: $-2,086,353 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $4,518,0002016 Dead Cap: $1,423,0002015 Cap Savings: $-2,086,353
    2016 Contract details by year 25 $1,671,530 $1,423,000 $3,094,530 $3,199,000 $1,671,530($9,350,750)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $3,199,0002016 Cap Savings: $-104,470 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $3,199,0002016 Cap Savings: $-104,470 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $3,199,0002017 Dead Cap: $02016 Cap Savings: $-104,470 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $3,199,0002017 Dead Cap: $02016 Cap Savings: $-104,470
    2017 Contract details by year 26 $8,069,000 - $8,069,000 $8,069,000 $8,069,000($17,419,750)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $8,069,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: -2017 Cap Savings: $8,069,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $8,069,0002018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: -2018 Dead Cap: $02017 Cap Savings: $8,069,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 27 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
     
    • 5th year option available
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
    Spotrac Premium Tools

    To see the rest of Sheldon Richardson contract information, plus gain access to all of Spotrac's Premium tools, sign up today.

    Already Subscribed? Login Here

  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 $5,357,176 - - - - - $5,762,176
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $862,000 - - - - - - $862,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,008,647 - - - - - $46,397 $1,055,044
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,671,530 - - - - - - $1,671,530
    4 seasons $3,947,177 $5,357,176 - - - - $46,397 $9,350,750
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $8,069,000 - - - - - - $8,069,000
    $12,016,177 $5,357,176 - - - - $46,397 $17,419,750
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/09/2016, $9,115

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct against Indianapolis (IND)


    • Player contract details by year 11/11/2016, $9,115

      Slamming Jay Ajayi's (MIA) head into the ground


    • Player contract details by year 09/23/2016, $9,115

      Taunting against Buffalo (BUF)


    • Player contract details by year 07/01/2016, 1 game $104,470

      Personal Conduct


    • Player contract details by year 07/02/2015, 4 games, $645,175

      Substance Abuse


    • Player contract details by year 09/19/2014, $8,268

      Excessive Facemask against Green Bay (GB)


    • Player contract details by year 12/27/2013, $15,750

      Roughing the passer against Jason Campbell (CLE)


    • TOTAL: $801,008

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Sheldon Richardson ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($8,069,000) Rank
    NFL: #145
    New York Jets: #4
    Defensive End: #14

    Total Cash ($8,069,000) Rank
    NFL: #130
    Defensive End: #12

    Average Annual ($2,513,500) Rank
    NFL: #536
    Defensive End: #47
  • Similar Players

    GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT AAV
    Lawrence Guy, BAL
    Similarity Score: 77.96%
    16 16 10 484 0.465 1 28 14 14 1 $525,000
    Evander Hood, WAS
    Similarity Score: 68.86%
    16 16 14 661 0.603 1 33 17 16 1 $870,000
    Glenn Dorsey, SF
    Similarity Score: 46.24%
    12 12 7 400 0.349 1 24 20 4 $3,000,000
    Cedric Thornton, DAL
    Similarity Score: 43.82%
    13 13 278 0.264 1.5 22 12 10 $467,500
    Ryan Russell, TB
    Similarity Score: 42.11%
    8 8 174 0.347 1 4 4 $585,000
     

    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 16 16 14 761 0.735 1.5 62 38 24 1
    2015 11 11 11 619 0.790 5 35 20 15 2
    2014 16 16 16 808 0.795 8 66 42 24 1
    2013 16 16 15 882 0.800 3.5 77 42 35 1
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • yrs, $0
    • Avg. Salary: $0
    • NFL Rank: #0
    • DE Rank: #0

    Current Contract

    • DE Rank: #47

    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 Richardson's current age.

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Averages 0 $0 $0 0


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts to match Richardson's current age, we're provided with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    $0 $0


    Statistical Comparisons

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

    Player
    Averages
    Sheldon Richardson -
    % Change
    Median Prime % Change 0.00%
    Average Prime % Change 0.00%


    Sheldon Richardson'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.

    Terms Avg. Salary
    years, $0 0