Embed This Zach Ertz

Tight End Age: 27 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#35 overall), 2013 College: Stanford Agent(s): Steve Caric (Caric Sports Management)



  • Current Contract

    Zach Ertz signed a 5 year, $42,500,000 contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, including a $8,000,000 signing bonus, $21,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $8,500,000. In 2017, Ertz will earn a base salary of $775,000 and a restructure bonus of $3,225,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,020,000 and a dead cap value of $17,625,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $42,500,000
    Signing Bonus $8,000,000
    Average Salary $8,500,000
    Total Guarantees $21,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $13,138,527
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $1,138,527 $2,173,036 - $3,311,563 $18,277,054 $9,138,527($9,138,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $18,277,0542016 Cap Savings: $-14,965,491 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $13,138,5272016 Cap Savings: $-9,826,964 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $5,138,5272017 Dead Cap: $13,138,5272016 Cap Savings: $-1,826,964 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: -2017 Dead Cap: $13,138,5272016 Cap Savings: $3,311,563
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $775,000 $1,600,000 $645,000 $3,020,000 $17,625,000 $4,000,000($13,138,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $17,625,0002017 Cap Savings: $-14,605,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $13,625,0002017 Cap Savings: $-10,605,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $10,245,0002018 Dead Cap: $7,380,0002017 Cap Savings: $-7,225,000 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $6,245,0002018 Dead Cap: $7,380,0002017 Cap Savings: $-3,225,000
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $8,000,000 $1,600,000 $645,000 $10,245,000 $7,380,000 $8,000,000($21,138,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $7,380,0002018 Cap Savings: $2,865,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $7,380,0002018 Cap Savings: $2,865,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $2,245,0002019 Dead Cap: $5,135,0002018 Cap Savings: $8,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $2,245,0002019 Dead Cap: $5,135,0002018 Cap Savings: $8,000,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 3 yr, $21,138,527; $5,135,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 29 $7,500,000 $1,600,000 $645,000 $9,745,000 $5,135,000 $7,500,000($28,638,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $5,135,0002019 Cap Savings: $4,610,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $5,135,0002019 Cap Savings: $4,610,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $2,245,0002020 Dead Cap: $2,890,0002019 Cap Savings: $7,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $2,245,0002020 Dead Cap: $2,890,0002019 Cap Savings: $7,500,000
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $7,250,000 $1,600,000 $645,000 $9,495,000 $2,890,000 $7,250,000($35,888,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $2,890,0002020 Cap Savings: $6,605,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $2,890,0002020 Cap Savings: $6,605,000 Post-6/1 Release2020 Dead Cap: $2,245,0002021 Dead Cap: $645,0002020 Cap Savings: $7,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade2020 Dead Cap: $2,245,0002021 Dead Cap: $645,0002020 Cap Savings: $7,250,000
    2021 Contract details by year 31 $7,750,000 - $645,000 $8,395,000 $645,000 $7,750,000($43,638,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: $645,0002021 Cap Savings: $7,750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: $645,0002021 Cap Savings: $7,750,000 Post-6/1 Release2021 Dead Cap: $645,0002022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $7,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade2021 Dead Cap: $645,0002022 Dead Cap: $02021 Cap Savings: $7,750,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $13M inititally guaranteed (2016 salary, 2017 salary, signing bonus)
    • $5,861,473 of his 2018 salary are fully guaranteed on 3/11/2017
    • Annual Pro Bowl Incentive: $300,000
    • Escatalors: $3M

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2016Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $5,379,198
    Signing Bonus $2,292,144
    Average Salary $1,344,800
    Guaranteed $3,657,854
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2013 23 $405,000 $573,036 - $978,036 $3,657,854
    2014 24 $649,509 $573,036 - $1,222,545 $2,679,818
    2015 25 $894,018 $573,036 - $1,467,054 $1,457,273
    2016 26 $1,138,527 $573,036 - $1,711,563 $573,036
    2017 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • $3.65 million guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2013-14 base + $311,201 of 2015 base)
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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 $2,292,144 - - - - - $2,697,144
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $649,509 - - - - - - $649,509
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $894,018 - - - - - $102,207 $996,225
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,138,527 $8,000,000 - - - - - $9,138,527
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $775,000 - - - $3,225,000 - - $4,000,000
    5 seasons $3,862,054 $10,292,144 - - $3,225,000 - $102,207 $17,481,405
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - - - - - $8,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - - - - - $7,500,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $7,250,000 - - - - - - $7,250,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $7,750,000 - - - - - - $7,750,000
    $34,362,054 $10,292,144 - - $3,225,000 - $102,207 $47,981,405
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2017 9 9 8 538 0.777 69 45 536 11.9 6 1 87.6
    2016 14 14 12 851 0.751 106 78 816 10.5 4 0 105.6
    2015 15 15 7 790 0.682 112 75 853 11.4 2 2 95.3
    2014 16 16 5 588 0.500 89 58 702 12.1 3 1 86.2
    2013 16 16 3 450 0.408 56 36 469 13 4 0 70.9