A Snapshot look at 2016 NFL Offseason Spending

A Snapshot look at 2016 NFL Offseason Spending
Untitled Document

While the NFL offseason is far from over, the middle of July is a slow enough time to reflect back on the action packed months of signings that preceded it. We've compiled signing totals for each NFL team, broken down by Waiver Period, Free Agency, Draft Signings, Undrafted Free Agents, and in-house Extensions.

Browse Our NFL Offseason Spending Tool
For an even more in-depth look at these numbers, including breakdowns of guaranteed money, 2016 cap hits accrued, spending by position, etc... check out our NFL Offseason Tool.


Notable Notes

  • The Philadelphia Eagles have spent more than $543M across the board this offseason - $186M more than any other team. $333M of which comes from 9 in-house extensions.
  • The Arizona Cardinals are the only team to not spend at least $100M yet this summer.
  • The Jaguars ($230M), Giants ($208M), and Raiders ($170M) were the top free spenders in 2016.
  • The Buffalo Bills signed 12 free agents for a total of just $10.545M - lowest in the league.
 

Total Spending By Team  |  Guaranteed Spending by Team  |  Total/Guaranteed Spending by Position

Total Spending by Team
Team   Waivers   Extensions   Free Agency   Drafted   UDFA Total
PHI 14 $19,670,000 9 $333,240,000 12 $116,185,000 8/8 $44,726,834 18 $29,252,000 $543,073,834
JAC 16 $20,424,000 2 $48,650,000 11 $230,040,000 7/7 $43,489,495 9 $14,585,000 $357,188,495
NYG 13 $10,750,000 3 $17,550,000 13 $208,800,000 6/6 $32,551,637 16 $25,935,000 $295,586,637
OAK 8 $7,986,000 1 $16,500,000 11 $170,025,000 7/7 $31,181,158 23 $35,645,000 $261,337,158
IND 10 $11,811,000 3 $158,370,000 8 $20,635,000 8/8 $30,917,989 21 $34,049,000 $255,782,989
DEN 21 $14,864,000 3 $86,700,000 9 $76,915,000 8/8 $29,175,719 22 $35,663,500 $243,318,219
WAS 18 $36,578,000 4 $59,255,000 12 $103,635,000 7/7 $27,489,110 21 $32,426,500 $239,430,610
BAL 13 $10,422,000 4 $88,750,000 9 $50,245,000 11/11 $51,371,237 12 $19,470,000 $215,686,237
HOU 16 $17,896,000 1 $6,000,000 8 $138,950,000 6/6 $26,071,470 16 $25,945,500 $214,862,970
NO 17 $14,185,000 3 $71,040,000 15 $66,135,000 5/5 $27,190,742 22 $35,663,000 $214,213,742
SD 10 $5,970,000 3 $79,500,000 10 $68,980,000 7/8 $22,825,399 21 $34,025,000 $211,300,399
KC 19 $19,896,000 5 $81,342,000 10 $72,150,000 9/9 $28,585,904 12 $16,215,000 $207,382,904
TB 15 $16,315,000 1 $35,750,000 8 $74,750,000 7/7 $34,746,937 23 $37,313,000 $198,874,937
SEA 27 $13,750,000 2 $58,000,000 13 $59,935,000 10/10 $34,717,466 19 $27,562,000 $193,964,466
ATL 7 $8,328,000 0 - 15 $116,735,000 6/6 $26,288,406 25 $40,507,500 $191,858,906
LA 1 $990,000 2 $62,500,000 10 $48,401,666 6/6 $41,183,174 22 $34,030,000 $187,104,840
MIN 14 $13,210,000 2 $67,250,000 13 $54,360,000 8/8 $29,491,201 11 $13,860,000 $178,171,201
CIN 15 $13,254,000 4 $66,775,000 7 $38,980,000 7/7 $27,394,265 19 $30,786,500 $177,189,765
CHI 13 $20,624,000 0 - 22 $100,395,000 9/9 $39,541,537 17 $24,767,521 $170,729,058
DET 9 $8,110,000 2 $13,600,000 19 $69,405,000 10/10 $37,081,057 17 $24,323,000 $152,519,057
BUF 15 $25,706,000 2 $75,750,000 12 $10,545,000 7/7 $29,527,239 14 $22,719,500 $150,541,739
TEN 8 $10,940,000 2 $15,275,000 8 $53,250,000 9/10 $46,012,641 16 $24,306,000 $149,783,641
DAL 10 $10,881,000 2 $11,671,000 11 $48,795,000 8/9 $46,928,599 16 $24,300,000 $142,575,599
NE 14 $7,125,000 4 $52,100,000 15 $38,660,000 9/9 $26,325,854 8 $12,980,000 $137,190,854
MIA 23 $28,035,000 1 $15,000,000 13 $29,335,000 8/8 $34,854,413 12 $19,451,000 $126,675,413
GB 12 $7,740,000 3 $31,300,000 6 $15,750,000 7/7 $27,980,370 26 $40,961,000 $123,731,370
CAR 21 $13,127,000 5 $49,010,000 7 $14,255,000 5/5 $20,606,821 11 $17,849,000 $114,847,821
SF 8 $7,715,000 4 $26,577,000 4 $14,644,000 10/11 $41,923,226 14 $22,686,500 $113,545,726
PIT 26 $18,815,000 3 $18,165,000 7 $27,990,000 7/7 $26,925,753 14 $19,901,000 $111,796,753
CLE 13 $7,921,000 0 - 6 $32,075,000 14/14 $52,557,078 10 $16,216,500 $108,769,578
NYJ 22 $32,693,000 0 - 14 $50,940,000 6/7 $18,075,496 15 $22,727,500 $108,734,996
ARI 22 $11,265,000 4 $10,425,000 5 $17,971,900 6/6 $22,062,364 19 $30,794,000 $92,518,264
TOTALS: 470 $466,996,000 85 $1,658,517,743 343 $2,239,867,566 253 $1,057,327,848 541 $846,916,021 $6,190,288,178
 
Guaranteed Money by Team
Team   Waivers   Extensions   Free Agency   Drafted   UDFA Total
PHI 14 $3,000,000 9 $191,550,000 12 $57,230,000 8/8 $27,799,834 18 $470,750 $280,050,584
NYG 13 - 3 $8,775,000 13 $108,620,000 6/6 $20,210,598 16 $42,000 $137,647,598
JAC 16 - 2 $25,000,000 11 $76,480,000 7/7 $28,265,438 9 $35,000 $129,780,438
IND 10 - 3 $104,000,000 8 $6,580,000 8/8 $14,511,890 21 $55,000 $125,146,890
OAK 8 $1,850,000 1 $7,750,000 11 $74,800,000 7/7 $16,253,612 23 $5,000 $100,658,612
BAL 13 $4,572,000 4 $50,060,000 9 $21,250,000 11/11 $26,934,461 12 $30,000 $98,274,461
WAS 18 $19,953,000 4 $24,150,000 12 $58,270,000 7/7 $13,367,045 21 $27,500 $95,814,545
KC 19 - 5 $37,417,000 10 $41,620,000 9/9 $6,580,994 12 $15,000 $85,632,994
HOU 16 $580,000 1 $1,000,000 8 $65,490,000 6/6 $13,456,010 16 $25,500 $80,551,510
LA 1 - 2 $30,000,000 10 $19,055,555 6/6 $29,033,174 22 $80,000 $78,168,729
TB 15 $250,000 1 $15,000,000 8 $37,000,000 7/7 $22,547,577 23 $68,000 $74,865,577
SD 10 - 3 $36,500,000 10 $28,160,000 7/8 $6,038,126 21 $5,000 $70,703,126
ATL 7 - 0 - 15 $54,035,000 6/6 $14,445,306 25 $7,500 $68,487,806
DEN 21 - 3 $45,100,000 9 $11,630,000 8/8 $11,534,387 22 $23,500 $68,287,887
MIN 14 $1,790,000 2 $35,478,000 13 $17,705,000 8/8 $12,670,223 11 - $67,643,223
SEA 27 - 2 $29,750,000 13 $23,925,000 10/10 $11,327,125 19 $22,000 $65,024,125
NO 17 $300,000 3 $17,730,000 15 $26,380,000 5/5 $17,113,986 22 $30,000 $61,553,986
CHI 13 $14,599,000 0 - 22 $39,710,000 9/9 $20,154,409 17 $17,521 $59,881,930
TEN 8 $1,000,000 2 $10,900,000 8 $20,100,000 9/10 $26,407,535 16 $6,000 $58,413,535
BUF 15 $14,306,000 2 $41,450,000 12 $1,505,000 7/7 $14,604,654 14 $39,500 $58,199,154
MIA 23 $11,985,000 1 $10,000,000 13 $12,835,000 8/8 $17,791,677 12 $20,000 $52,631,677
DAL 10 - 2 $2,550,000 11 $19,290,000 8/9 $30,365,469 16 - $52,205,469
DET 9 - 2 $6,000,000 19 $30,110,000 10/10 $15,769,094 17 $33,000 $51,912,094
NE 14 $50,000 4 $28,850,000 15 $13,580,000 9/9 $3,063,924 8 $35,000 $45,578,924
CAR 21 $77,000 5 $24,100,000 7 $3,640,000 5/5 $10,772,631 11 $29,000 $38,618,631
SF 8 $265,000 4 $8,500,000 4 $6,459,000 10/11 $20,534,078 14 $9,500 $35,767,578
CLE 13 $300,000 0 - 6 $12,250,000 14/14 $20,870,203 10 $19,000 $33,439,203
CIN 15 $100,000 4 $9,080,000 7 $11,025,000 7/7 $11,077,820 19 $6,500 $31,289,320
NYJ 22 $72,000 0 - 14 $23,585,000 6/7 $3,906,337 15 $47,500 $27,610,837
ARI 22 $45,000 4 $5,200,000 5 $10,306,900 6/6 $10,292,363 19 $14,000 $25,858,263
PIT 26 $1,650,000 3 $4,730,000 7 $5,525,000 7/7 $10,658,035 14 $11,000 $22,574,035
GB 12 - 3 $6,100,000 6 $3,875,000 7/7 $11,516,163 26 $11,000 $21,502,163
Totals: 470 $76,744,000 84 $816,720,000 343 $942,026,455 253 $519,874,178 541 $1,240,271 $2,303,774,904
 
Total & Guaranteed Spending by Position
Position Total GTD Total Spending
Cornerbacks $253,708,275 $635,686,520
Wide Receivers $130,088,855 $485,932,453
Defensive Tackles $166,948,574 $438,397,945
Defensive Ends $165,546,025 $415,265,871
Quarterbacks $205,419,779 $378,898,182
Guards $110,414,377 $343,839,564
Outside Linebackers $85,590,654 $293,882,484
Tight Ends $69,395,546 $277,520,819
Running Backs $77,933,366 $248,754,942
Inside Linebackers $60,854,204 $207,664,915
Free Safeties $83,922,555 $202,808,666
Safeties $29,148,659 $147,541,612
Centers $58,325,367 $145,755,588
Left Tackles $18,725,000 $139,025,000
Right Tackles $59,572,658 $124,473,658
Punters $17,759,629 $69,644,629
Kickers $11,895,094 $60,517,567
Strong Safeties $18,803,113 $54,751,970
Fullbacks $3,489,346 $34,434,346
Long Snappers $1,960,856 $31,140,856



Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.…
I'm gonna be sticky!