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Defensive End Age: 30 Exp: 8 Years
Undrafted: 2009, Seahawks College: Texas A&M
  • Current Contract

    Michael Bennett signed a 4 year, $28,500,000 contract with the Seattle Seahawks, including a $8,000,000 signing bonus, $16,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,125,000. In 2016, Bennett will earn a base salary of $4,000,000 and a roster bonus of $1,000,000. Bennett has a cap hit of $7,000,000 while his dead money value is $9,000,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $28,500,000
    Signing Bonus $8,000,000
    Average Salary $7,125,000
    Guaranteed $16,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year 28 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 - - $4,000,000 $10,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $6,000,000 $2,000,000 - - $8,000,000 $12,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $4,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 - $7,000,000 $9,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 31 $6,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,500,000 - $9,500,000 $2,000,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $10M initially guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2014 base)
    • 2015 Base guaranteed for injury only, becomes fully guaranteed 2/6/15
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $1M
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $1.5M

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2013

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,800,000
    Signing Bonus $1,500,000
    Average Salary $4,800,000
    Guaranteed $1,500,000
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2013 27 $3,000,000 $1,500,000 $300,000 - $4,800,000 $1,500,000
    2014 Free agent year 28 UFA  
    • Per Game Bonus: $300,000
    • Sack Incentives: $200,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $310,000 $3,000 - - - - - $313,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $395,000 - - - - - - $395,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - - - - - $480,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,742,000 - - - - - - $2,742,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 $1,500,000 $300,000 - - - - $4,800,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $8,000,000 - - - - - $10,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - - - - $16,742 $6,016,742
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $5,000,000
    8 seasons $18,927,000 $9,503,000 $1,300,000 - - - $16,742 $29,746,742
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - $1,500,000 - - - - $7,500,000
    $24,927,000 $9,503,000 $2,800,000 - - - $16,742 $37,246,742
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    09/16/2016 Player contract details by year Celebration $9,115 Excessive celebration against Miami (MIA)
    10/16/2015 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $20,000 Roughing the passer against Andy Dalton (CIN)
    09/25/2015 Player contract details by year Fighting $8,681 Fighting against Green Bay (GB)
    08/28/2015 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $17,363 Roughing the Passer against Alex Smith (KC)
    02/06/2015 Player contract details by year Fighting $8,268 Role in a brawl at the end of the Super Bowl against New England (NE)
    11/15/2013 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,750 Roughing the Passer against Matt Ryan (ATL)
    - $79,177
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Michael Bennett ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #151
    Seattle Seahawks: #6
    Defensive End: #14

    Total Cash ($5,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #277
    Defensive End: #23

    Average Annual ($7,125,000) Rank
    NFL: #183
    Defensive End: #18
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Michael Bennett's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Week 2 Rating: 78.2
    • AAV: $7,125,000
    • Free Agent: 2018

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 122.6
    • Points/Game: 7.66
    • Points/Snap: 0


     

    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 2 2 102 2 10 6 4
    2015 16 16 811 10 52 33 19 2
    2014 16 16 827 6 38 26 12 1
    2013 16 3 599 8.5 31 18 13 1
    2012 16 16 956 9 41 34 7 3
    2011 14 10 4 40 36 4 1
    2010 13 2 1 15 13 2
    2009 7 1 3 2 1
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • DE Rank: #18

    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 Bennett's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Michael Bennett'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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