Sheldon Richardson

Defensive End Age: 24 Exp: 2 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#13 overall), 2013 College: Central Missouri Agent(s): Ben Dogra (CAA 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 2015, Richardson will earn a base salary of $1,319,000. Richardson has a cap hit of $2,742,000 while his dead money value is $5,941,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $10,054,000
    Signing Bonus $5,692,000
    Average Salary $2,513,500
    Guaranteed $10,054,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2013 Contract details by year $405,000 $1,423,000 $1,828,000 $10,054,000
    2014 Contract details by year $862,000 $1,423,000 $2,285,000 $8,226,000
    2015 Contract details by year $1,319,000 $1,423,000 $2,742,000 $5,941,000
    2016 Contract details by year $1,776,000 $1,423,000 $3,199,000 $3,199,000
    2017 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
     
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.
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  • 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 $5,692,000 - - - - - $6,097,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $862,000 - - - - - - $862,000
    Est. Earnings (2 seasons) $1,267,000 $5,692,000 - - - - - $6,959,000
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    09/19/2014 Player contract details by year Face Mask $8,268 Excessive Facemask against Green Bay (GB)
    12/27/2013 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,750 Roughing the passer against Jason Campbell (CLE)
    - $24,018
  • 2015 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($2,742,000) Rank
    NFL: #451
    New York Jets: #17
    Defensive End: #47

    Total Cash ($1,319,000) Rank
    NFL: #729
    Defensive End: #74

    Average Annual ($2,513,500) Rank
    NFL: #487
    Defensive End: #47