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Defensive End Age: 31 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#18 overall), 2009 College: Tennessee Agent(s): Tony Agnone (Eastern Athletic Services)
  • Current Contract

    Robert Ayers signed a 3 year, $19,500,000 contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, including $10,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $6,500,000. In 2016, Ayers will earn a base salary of $5,000,000, a roster bonus of $2,500,000 and a incentive bonus of $250,000. Ayers has a cap hit of $7,750,000 while his dead money value is $7,500,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $19,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,500,000
    Guaranteed $10,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $5,000,000 - $2,500,000 - $250,000 $7,750,000 $7,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $4,000,000 - $2,000,000 - - $6,000,000 -
    2018 Contract details by year 33 $5,000,000 - $1,000,000 - - $6,000,000 -
    2019 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $7.5M initially guaranteed (2016 salary + 2016 roster bonus)
    • 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed on the 5th league day of 2017
    • 2016 roster bonus: $2.5M (3/16/16)
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $2M (5th league day)
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $1M (5th league day)
    • Annual Incentives: $900,000 ($250,000 LTBE)

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2015

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $3,750,000
    Signing Bonus $1,000,000
    Average Salary $1,875,000
    Guaranteed $1,730,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2014 29 $730,000 $500,000 - $20,000 $1,250,000 $1,750,000
    2015 30 $1,230,000 $500,000 $687,500 $20,000 $2,437,500 $520,000
    2016 Free agent year 31 UFA  
    • $1.73M guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2014 base)
    • 2014 Week 1 Bonus: $500,000
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $500,000
    • 2015 Per Game Bonus: $15,625 (12 LTBE)
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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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 - $1,060,000 - - - - $1,370,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $395,000 - - - $4,725,000 - $3,605,000 $8,725,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $880,000 - - - - - - $880,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $965,000 - - - - - - $965,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,060,000 - - - - - - $1,060,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $730,000 $1,000,000 - $20,000 - - - $1,750,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,230,000 - $687,500 $20,000 - - $29,829 $1,967,329
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $2,500,000 - - - $250,000 $7,750,000
    8 seasons $10,570,000 $1,000,000 $4,247,500 $40,000 $4,725,000 - $3,884,829 $24,467,329
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - $2,000,000 - - - - $6,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $6,000,000
    $19,570,000 $1,000,000 $7,247,500 $40,000 $4,725,000 - $3,884,829 $36,467,329
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Robert Ayers ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($7,750,000) Rank
    NFL: #125
    Tampa Bay Buccaneers: #7
    Defensive End: #12

    Total Cash ($7,750,000) Rank
    NFL: #149
    Defensive End: #14

    Average Annual ($6,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #212
    Defensive End: #20
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Robert Ayers's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Week 2 Rating: 25.61
    • AAV: $6,500,000
    • Free Agent: 2019

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 100.1
    • Points/Game: 8.34
    • Points/Snap: 0


     

    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2016 2 2 86 1 4 4
    2015 12 11 569 9 41 30 11 2
    2014 12 1 377 5 22 18 4 1
    2013 15 3 505 5.5 29 23 6 1
    2012 15 320 2 16 8 8
    2011 16 13 3 39 25 14 1
    2010 11 10 1.5 39 32 7 1
    2009 15 1 19 13 5
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • DE Rank: #20

    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 Ayers's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Robert Ayers's Calculated Market Value

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