Embed This Brett Kern

Punter Age: 31 Exp: 10 Years
Undrafted: 2008, Broncos College: Toledo Agent(s):



  • Current Contract

    Brett Kern signed a 5 year, $15,000,000 contract with the Tennessee Titans, including a $2,500,000 signing bonus, $5,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,000,000. In 2017, Kern will earn a base salary of $2,800,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,300,000 and a dead cap value of $4,300,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $15,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,500,000
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Total Guarantees $5,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $1,500,000 $500,000 $2,000,000 $5,000,000 $4,010,424($4,010,424)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $5,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-3,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $5,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-3,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002016 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-1,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $3,000,0002016 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $-1,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $2,200,000 $500,000 $2,700,000 $4,200,000 $2,200,000($6,210,424)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $4,200,0002016 Cap Savings: $-1,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $2,000,0002016 Cap Savings: $700,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $2,700,0002017 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $500,0002017 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002016 Cap Savings: $2,200,000
    2017 Contract details by year 31 $2,800,000 $500,000 $3,300,000 $4,300,000 $2,800,000($9,010,424)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $4,300,0002017 Cap Savings: $-1,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,500,0002017 Cap Savings: $1,800,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $3,300,0002018 Dead Cap: $1,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $500,0002018 Dead Cap: $1,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $2,800,000
    2018 Contract details by year 32 $3,000,000 $500,000 $3,500,000 $1,000,000 $3,000,000($12,010,424)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $1,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $2,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $1,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $2,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $500,0002019 Dead Cap: $500,0002018 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $500,0002019 Dead Cap: $500,0002018 Cap Savings: $3,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 33 $3,000,000 $500,000 $3,500,000 $500,000 $3,000,000($15,010,424)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $500,0002019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $500,0002019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $500,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $500,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $3,000,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $5M fully guaranteed (signing bonus + 2015 salary + $1M of 2016 salary)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2014

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $5,192,500
    Signing Bonus $2,127,500
    Average Salary $1,298,125
    Guaranteed $2,127,500
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 25 $600,000 $531,875 - $1,131,875 -
    2012 26 $706,000 $531,875 - $1,237,875 -
    2013 27 $821,500 $531,875 - $1,353,375 $1,063,750
    2014 28 $937,500 $531,875 - $1,469,375 $531,875
    2015 Free agent year 29 UFA  
    • $2.1 million guaranteed
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 $15,000 - - - - - $310,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - - - - - - $385,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $475,000 - - - - - - $475,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 $2,127,500 - - - - - $2,727,500
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $706,000 - - - - - - $706,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $821,500 - - - - - - $821,500
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $937,500 - - - - - - $937,500
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 $2,500,000 - - - - $10,424 $4,010,424
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,200,000 - - - - - - $2,200,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,800,000 - - - - - - $2,800,000
    10 seasons $10,720,000 $4,642,500 - - - - $10,424 $15,372,924
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - - - - - $3,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - - - - - $3,000,000
    $16,720,000 $4,642,500 - - - - $10,424 $21,372,924
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2017 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP Snaps Att Yds Avg Net Inside 20 Touchbacks
    2017 7 7 70 33 1701 51.5 12 3
    2016 16 16 136 77 3403 44.2 17.8 32 4
    2015 16 16 133 88 4175 47.4 40.3 34 1
    2014 16 16 146 88 4118 46.8 40.8 28 7
    2013 16 16 156 78 3386 43.4 39.8 32 2
    2012 16 16 142 81 3855 47.6 40.5 30 5
    2011 16 16 86 3747 43.6 39.4 31 7
    2010 16 16 77 3302 42.9 39.1 24 4
    2009 16 16 64 2910 45.5 38.5 27 10
    2008 16 16 46 2150 46.7 37.8 13 4