Marshawn Lynch
Running Back
Drafted: Round 1 (#12 overall), 2007
Experience: 10 Years
College: California
Contract: 2 yr(s)
$9,000,000
Signing Bonus - AAV$4,500,000 G'teed:$2,350,000 Free Agent:2019 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2017 Contract details by year 31 $1,350,000 - $1,125,000 $150,000 $2,625,000 $2,500,000
2018 Contract details by year 32 $4,000,000 - $1,750,000 $250,000 $6,000,000 -
2019 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
Contract Notes:
  • $2.35M fully guaranteed (2017 salary + 2017 roster bonus)
  • 2017 Roster Bonus: $1M (due 5/3/17)
  • 2017 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000, 4 LTBE)
  • 2017 Workout Bonus: $150,000
  • 2018 Roster Bonus: $1M (due March 2018)
  • 2018 Per Game Active Bonus: $46,875 ($750,000)
  • 2018 Workout Bonus: $250,000
  • Incentives: 
    $250,000 for 9 TD (NLTBE)
    400 Rush Yards: $400,000 (NLTBE)
    500 Rush Yards: $400,000 (NLTBE)
    600 Rush Yards: $400,000 (NLTBE)
    800 Rush Yards: $600,000 (NLTBE)
    1,000 Rush Yards: $600,000
    Every 100 Yards past 1,000: $250,000
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $3,006,150 $2,493,850 $5,785,000
2008 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 - - $4,875,000
2009 Player Cash Earnings $518,823 - - $518,823
2010 Player Cash Earnings $885,000 - - $885,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $2,140,000 - - $2,140,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 $6,000,000 - $10,000,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - $7,000,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - $500,000 $6,500,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 $7,500,000 - $12,005,467
2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,350,000 - $1,275,000 $2,625,000
10 seasons $27,053,823 $16,506,150 $8,774,317 $52,334,290

Cap Hit

AAV

Cash

  • Oct 20 2017

    Suspended 1 game for Entering the field of play and physically striking an official, forfeiting $110,661 in 2017 salary/bonus with Oakland (OAK)

  • Sep 15 2017

    Fined $12,000 Unsportsmanlike conduct (hand gesture) against Tennessee (TEN)

  • Apr 26 2017

    Signed a 2 year $9M contract with Oakland (OAK)

  • Apr 25 2017

    Traded to Oakland (OAK) from Seattle (SEA) with 2018 6th round pick for 2018 5th round pick

  • May 5 2016

    Retired from professional football

  • Aug 26 2015

    Fined $20,000 Excessive celebration (inappropriate gesture) against Green Bay (GB)

  • Mar 6 2015

    Signed a 2 year $24 million extension with Seattle (SEA)

  • Dec 26 2014

    Fined $11,050 Excessive celebration (backwards dive for a TD) against Arizona (ARI)

  • Nov 19 2014

    Fined $100,000 Fined $50,000 for failing to speak to the media, and another $50,000 from a similar incident in 2013

  • Jul 31 2014

    Agreed to a $1.5M pay raise, converting a $500k roster bonus & $1M in rushing yard incentives into a $1 million increase in 2014 base salary, and $500,000 in

  • Mar 4 2012

    Signed a 4 year $30 million extension with Seattle (SEA)

  • Oct 5 2010

    Traded to Seattle (SEA) from Buffalo (BUF) for 2011 4th round pick (#122 Chris Hairston) and 2012 5th round pick (#147 Tank Carder)

  • Apr 9 2009

    Suspended 3 games for violating the league's personal conduct policy, forfeiting $91,557 in 2009 salary with Buffalo (BUF)

  • Jul 27 2007

    Signed a 6 year $18.935 million contract with Buffalo (BUF)

  • Apr 28 2007

    Drafted by Buffalo (BUF): Round 1 (#12 overall)