Richard Sherman

Drafted:Round 5 (#154 overall), 2011
College:Stanford

Current Salary Information

Richard Sherman signed a 4 year / $56 million contract with the Seattle Seahawks, including a $11,000,000 signing bonus, $40,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $14,000,000.

Contract: 4 yr(s) / $56,000,000 Signing Bonus $11,000,000 Average Salary $14,000,000 Guaranteed: $40,000,000 Free Agent: 2019 / Unrestricted
Year Base Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentive Cap Hit Dead
2014 1,431,000 2,245,606 - - - - - 3,676,606 12,476,606
2015 10,000,000 2,200,000 - - - - - 12,200,000 18,800,000
2016 12,569,000 2,200,000 - - - - - 14,769,000 24,169,000
2017 11,431,000 2,200,000 - - - - - 13,631,000 9,400,000
2018 11,000,000 2,200,000 - - - - - 13,200,000 2,200,000
2019 UFA
  • $12.431M fully guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2014 base)
  • 2015 Base Salary fully guarantees 5 days after 2015 super bowl.
  • 2016 Base Salary + $5M of 2017 Base Salary guarantees 5 days after 2016 super bowl.
Source: NFP

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Fines

Team Reason Games Susp. Amount Date  
SEA Taunting $7,875.00 01/24/2014
SEA Hit on Defenseless Player $7,875.00 12/06/2013

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Contract Forecast: Richard Sherman


He's labeled himself the best cornerback in the game, and few are quick to argue. And after Super Bowl XLVIII, the focus for Richard Sherman will be a new contract as the two-time All-Pro will enter the final year of his rookie deal in Seattle. We forecast his new payday:

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Transactions

May 7 2014
Signed a 4 year $57.4 million extension with Seattle (SEA)
Jan 24 2014
Fined $7,875 Taunting against San Francisco (SF)
Dec 6 2013
Fined $7,875 Hit to a Defenseless receiver against Kenny Stills (NO)
Jul 28 2011
Signed a 4 year $2.22 million contract with Seattle (SEA)
Apr 30 2011
Drafted by Seattle (SEA) from Kansas City (KC): Round 5 (#154 overall)