Embed This Fletcher Cox

Defensive Tackle Age: 26 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#12 overall), 2012 College: Mississippi State Agent(s): Todd France (CAA Sports)



  • Current Contract

    Fletcher Cox signed a 6 year, $102,600,000 contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, including a $26,000,000 signing bonus, $63,299,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $17,100,000. In 2017, Cox will earn a base salary of $3,000,000 and a signing bonus of $6,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $9,400,000 and a dead cap value of $49,050,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $102,600,000
    Signing Bonus $26,000,000
    Average Salary $17,100,000
    Total Guarantees $63,299,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $36,299,000
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Option Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 25 $1,299,000 $5,200,000 - - $6,499,000 $36,299,000 $27,299,000($27,299,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $36,299,0002016 Cap Savings: $-29,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $32,000,0002016 Cap Savings: $-25,501,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $10,699,0002017 Dead Cap: $25,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $-4,200,000 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002017 Dead Cap: $25,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $99,000
    2017 Contract details by year 26 $3,000,000 $5,200,000 - $1,200,000 $9,400,000 $49,050,000 $9,000,000($36,299,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $49,050,0002017 Cap Savings: $-39,650,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $26,800,0002017 Cap Savings: $-17,400,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $28,650,0002018 Dead Cap: $20,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $-19,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002018 Dead Cap: $20,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $3,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 27 $11,500,000 $5,200,000 - $1,200,000 $17,900,000 $38,450,000 $11,500,000($47,799,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $38,450,0002018 Cap Savings: $-20,550,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $19,200,0002018 Cap Savings: $-1,300,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $25,650,0002019 Dead Cap: $12,800,0002018 Cap Savings: $-7,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002019 Dead Cap: $12,800,0002018 Cap Savings: $11,500,000
    2019 Contract details by year 28 $15,600,000 $5,200,000 - $1,200,000 $22,000,000 $28,300,000 $15,600,000($63,399,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $28,300,0002019 Cap Savings: $-6,300,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $12,800,0002019 Cap Savings: $9,200,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $21,900,0002020 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002019 Cap Savings: $100,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002020 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002019 Cap Savings: $15,600,000

    Potential Out: 2020, 4 yr, $63,399,000; $6,400,000 dead cap

    2020 Contract details by year 29 $12,900,000 $5,200,000 $1,000,000 $1,200,000 $20,300,000 $6,400,000 $13,900,000($77,299,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002020 Cap Savings: $13,900,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002020 Cap Savings: $13,900,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $13,900,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $6,400,0002021 Dead Cap: $02020 Cap Savings: $13,900,000
    2021 Contract details by year 30 $15,000,000 - $1,000,000 $1,200,000 $17,200,000 - $16,000,000($93,299,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: -2021 Cap Savings: $17,200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: -2021 Cap Savings: $17,200,000 Post-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: -2022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $17,200,000 Post-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: -2022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $17,200,000
    2022 Contract details by year 31 $16,100,000 - $1,000,000 - $17,100,000 - $17,100,000($110,399,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2022 Dead Cap: -2022 Cap Savings: $17,100,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2022 Dead Cap: -2022 Cap Savings: $17,100,000 Post-6/1 Release2022 Dead Cap: -2023 Dead Cap: $02022 Cap Savings: $17,100,000 Post-6/1 Trade2022 Dead Cap: -2023 Dead Cap: $02022 Cap Savings: $17,100,000
    2023 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $36.299M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2016 salary + 2017 salary + 2017 option bonus)
    • 2017 Option Bonus: $6M option bonus (3/13/2017)
    • 2018 Salary becomes fully guaranteed 3/13/2017
    • $7.75M of 2019 salary becomes fully guaranteed on 3/13/2017
    • Additional $7.75M of 2019 salary fully guarantees on the 5th league day of 2018
    • 2020-22 Roster Bonus: $1M (5th league day)

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2016Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $10,241,198
    Signing Bonus $5,888,144
    Average Salary $2,560,300
    Guaranteed $10,241,198
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2012 21 $390,000 $1,472,036 - $1,862,036 $10,240,653
    2013 22 $855,509 $1,472,036 - $2,327,545 $8,379,162
    2014 23 $1,321,000 $1,472,036 - $2,793,036 $6,051,072
    2015 24 $1,786,000 $1,472,036 - $3,258,036 $3,258,036
    2016 25 $7,799,000 - - $7,799,000 $7,799,000
    2017 Free agent year 26 UFA  
    • Signing Bonus: $5.88 million
    • Fully Guaranteed
    • 2016 5th year option available (exercised, guarantees 3/9/16)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $5,888,144 - - - - - $6,278,144
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $855,509 - - - - - - $855,509
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,321,000 - - - - - - $1,321,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,786,000 - - - - - $50,593 $1,836,593
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,299,000 $26,000,000 - - - - - $27,299,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - - - $6,000,000 - $9,000,000
    6 seasons $8,651,509 $31,888,144 - - - $6,000,000 $50,593 $46,590,246
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $11,500,000 - - - - - - $11,500,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $15,600,000 - - - - - - $15,600,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $12,900,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $13,900,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $16,000,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $16,100,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $17,100,000
    $79,751,509 $31,888,144 $3,000,000 - - $6,000,000 $50,593 $120,690,246
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 10/21/2016, $9,115

      Roughing the Passer against Kirk Cousins (WAS)


    • Player contract details by year 10/14/2016, $9,115

      Hit to the head against Matthew Stafford (DET)


    • Player contract details by year 09/12/2014, $16,537

      Roughing the Passer against Chad Henne (JAC)


    • TOTAL: $34,767

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Fletcher Cox 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 8 8 8 350 0.546 4.5 14 9 5 1
    2016 16 16 16 773 0.759 6.5 43 27 16 1
    2015 16 16 16 983 0.808 9.5 71 50 21 3
    2014 16 16 16 923 0.794 4 62 49 13 1
    2013 16 16 16 885 0.751 3 41 29 12
    2012 15 15 9 509 0.486 5.5 39 32 7 1