Brian Orakpo

Outside Linebacker Age: 28 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#13 overall), 2009 College: Texas Agent(s): Relativity Sports
  • Current Contract

    Brian Orakpo signed a 4 year, $31,000,000 contract with the Tennessee Titans, including a $5,000,000 signing bonus, $13,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,750,000. In 2015, Orakpo will earn a base salary of $3,000,000, a signing bonus of $5,000,000 and a roster bonus of $218,750. Orakpo has a cap hit of $4,468,750 while his dead money value is $8,000,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $31,000,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $7,750,000
    Guaranteed $13,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year 28 $3,000,000 $1,250,000 $218,750 $4,468,750 $8,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $6,500,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $8,250,000 $3,750,000
    2017 Contract details by year 30 $5,750,000 $1,250,000 $2,000,000 $9,000,000 $2,500,000
    2018 Contract details by year 31 $7,250,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $9,000,000 $1,250,000
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $8M initially guaranteed (2015 base + signing bonus)
    • 2016 salary fully guarantees on on 5th league day of 2016
    • Annual Per Game Bonus: $31,250
    • Pro Bowl: $200,000 base escalator
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $1.5M (5th league day of 2017)

     

    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2014 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Option Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2014 Player contract details by year - $715,000 $715,000
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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 $888,000 $3,500,000 - - - - - $4,388,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $395,000 - $3,742,000 - - $3,575,000 - $7,712,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - $137,000 - - - $662,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $765,000 - - $574,000 - - - $1,339,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,810,000 - - $884,000 - - - $3,694,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $11,455,000 - - - - - - $11,455,000
    6 seasons $16,838,000 $3,500,000 $3,742,000 $1,595,000 - $3,575,000 - $29,250,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 $5,000,000 $218,750 - - - - $8,218,750
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - $500,000 - - - - $7,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,750,000 - $2,000,000 - - - - $7,750,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $7,250,000 - $500,000 - - - - $7,750,000
    $39,338,000 $8,500,000 $6,960,750 $1,595,000 - $3,575,000 - $59,968,750
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    10/25/2013 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,750 for roughing Bears QB Josh McCown
    10/21/2011 Player contract details by year Roughing the Passer $15,000 Helmet to Helmet hit against QB Michael Vick
    - $30,750
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Brian Orakpo ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($4,468,750) Rank
    NFL: #263
    Tennessee Titans: #7
    Outside Linebacker: #25

    Total Cash ($8,218,750) Rank
    NFL: #98
    Outside Linebacker: #12

    Average Annual ($7,750,000) Rank
    NFL: #118
    Outside Linebacker: #10