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Outside Linebacker Age: 27 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#18 overall), 2012 College: South Carolina Agent(s): Joby Branion (Athletes First)
  • Current Contract

    Melvin Ingram signed a 4 year, $8,398,236 contract with the San Diego Chargers, including a $4,547,808 signing bonus, $7,648,236 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,099,559. In 2016, Ingram will earn a base salary of $7,751,000. Ingram has a cap hit of $7,751,000 while his dead money value is $7,751,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $8,398,236
    Signing Bonus $4,547,808
    Average Salary $2,099,559
    Guaranteed $7,648,236
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2012 Contract details by year 23 $390,000 $1,136,952 - - $1,526,952 $7,648,236
    2013 Contract details by year 24 $771,738 $1,136,952 - - $1,908,690 $6,121,284
    2014 Contract details by year 25 $1,153,476 $1,136,952 - - $2,290,428 $4,212,594
    2015 Contract details by year 26 $785,214 $1,136,952 $750,000 - $2,672,166 $1,922,166
    2016 Contract details by year 27 $7,751,000 - - - $7,751,000 $7,751,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 28 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $7.61 million guaranteed
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $750,000
    • 2016 5th year option available (Exercised, guarantees 3/9/16)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports. Breakdown information ocassionally confirmed through OTC.
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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 $4,547,808 - - - - - $4,937,808
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $771,738 - - - - - - $771,738
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,153,476 - - - - - - $1,153,476
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $785,214 - $750,000 - - - $60,703 $1,595,917
    4 seasons $3,100,428 $4,547,808 $750,000 - - - $60,703 $8,458,939
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $7,751,000 - - - - - - $7,751,000
    $10,851,428 $4,547,808 $750,000 - - - $60,703 $16,209,939
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    10/12/2012 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,750 for roughing Saints quarterback Drew Brees
    - $15,750
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Melvin Ingram ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,751,000) Rank
    NFL: #129
    San Diego Chargers: #4
    Outside Linebacker: #11

    Total Cash ($7,751,000) Rank
    NFL: #136
    Outside Linebacker: #9

    Average Annual ($2,099,559) Rank
    NFL: #605
    Outside Linebacker: #57
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Melvin Ingram's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Week 17 Rating: 62.27
    • AAV: $2,099,559
    • Free Agent: 2017

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 137.9
    • Points/Game: 8.62
    • Points/Snap: 0


     

    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2015 16 16 962 10.5 65 52 13 3
    2014 9 9 497 4 29 21 8 2
    2013 4 1 120 1 8 4 4 1
    2012 16 2 461 1 41 16 13 1
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • OLB Rank: #57

    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 Ingram's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Melvin Ingram'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.

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