Embed This Morgan Burnett

Strong Safety Age: 29 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#71 overall), 2010 College: Georgia Tech Agent(s): Kevin Conner (Universal Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Morgan Burnett signed a 3 year, $14,350,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $4,250,000 signing bonus, $4,250,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,783,333. In 2018, Burnett will earn a base salary of $1,000,000 and a signing bonus of $4,250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,416,666 and a dead cap value of $4,250,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $14,350,000
    Signing Bonus $4,250,000
    Average Salary $4,783,333
    Total Guarantees $4,250,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $4,250,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $1,000,000 $1,416,666 - $2,416,666 $4,250,000 $5,250,000($5,250,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $4,250,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-1,833,334 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $4,250,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-1,833,334 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $1,416,666 2019 Dead Cap: $2,833,334 2018 Cap Savings: $1,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,416,666 2019 Dead Cap: $2,833,334 2018 Cap Savings: $1,000,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 1 yr, $5,250,000; $2,833,334 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 30 $5,000,000 $1,416,666 $50,000 $6,466,666 $2,833,334 $5,050,000($10,300,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $2,833,334 2019 Cap Savings: $3,633,332 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $2,833,334 2019 Cap Savings: $3,633,332 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $1,416,666 2020 Dead Cap: $1,416,668 2019 Cap Savings: $5,050,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,416,666 2020 Dead Cap: $1,416,668 2019 Cap Savings: $5,050,000
    2020 Contract details by year 31 $4,000,000 $1,416,668 $50,000 $5,466,668 $1,416,668 $4,050,000($14,350,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,416,668 2020 Cap Savings: $4,050,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,416,668 2020 Cap Savings: $4,050,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,416,668 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $4,050,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,416,668 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $4,050,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2019-20 Workout Bonus: $50,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2017

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $24,750,000
    Signing Bonus $8,250,000
    Average Salary $6,187,500
    Guaranteed $8,250,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2013 24 $1,323,000 $1,868,775 - - $3,191,775 $8,468,775 $9,573,000($14,350,000)
    2014 25 $1,150,000 $1,650,000 $1,743,750 $300,000 $4,843,750 $6,900,000 $3,224,761($14,350,000)
    2015 26 $2,900,000 $1,650,000 $281,250 $300,000 $5,131,250 $5,250,000 $3,428,073($14,350,000)
    2016 27 $3,800,000 $1,650,000 $206,250 $300,000 $5,956,250 $7,400,000 $4,381,250($14,350,000)
    2017 28 $4,750,000 $1,650,000 $281,250 $300,000 $6,981,250 $6,700,000 $5,275,000($14,350,000)
    2018 Free agent year 29 UFA  
    • Guaranteed $8.25 million
    • Signing Bonus $8.25 million
    • 2014 Roster Bonus: $1.5 million, 5th day of the 2014 league year
    • 2014-17 Per Game Bonus: $18,750 ($300,000, 11 LTBE in 2016,15 LTBE in 2017)
    • 2014-17 Workout Bonus: $300,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $320,000 $875,100 - - - - - $1,195,100
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - - - - - - $450,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $540,000 - - - - - - $540,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,323,000 $8,250,000 - - - - - $9,573,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,150,000 - $1,743,750 $300,000 - - $31,011 $3,224,761
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,900,000 - $206,250 $300,000 - - $21,823 $3,428,073
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $3,800,000 - $281,250 $300,000 - - - $4,381,250
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $4,750,000 - $225,000 $300,000 - - - $5,275,000
    8 seasons $15,233,000 $9,125,100 $2,456,250 $1,200,000 - - $52,834 $28,067,184
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $4,250,000 - - - - - $5,250,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - $50,000 - - - $5,050,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - $50,000 - - - $4,050,000
    $25,233,000 $13,375,100 $2,456,250 $1,300,000 - - $52,834 $42,417,184
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Morgan Burnett 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 12 12 12 728 0.691 68 48 20 1
    2016 15 15 15 948 0.919 3 90 67 23 2
    2015 11 11 11 683 0.650 68 47 21 2
    2014 15 15 15 943 0.863 1.5 129 89 33 1 1
    2013 13 13 13 856 0.815 96 57 36
    2012 16 16 16 1088 1.000 2 123 87 35 2 2
    2011 16 16 16 1 106 75 29 2 3
    2010 4 4 4 14 12 2 1