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Philip Wheeler

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Outside Linebacker Age: 35 Exp: 10 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#93 overall), 2008 College: Georgia Tech Agent(s):

Cardinals – The Athletic

Player Status: Inactive
  • Current Contract

    Philip Wheeler signed a 1 year, $900,000 contract with the Arizona Cardinals, including an average annual salary of $900,000. In , Wheeler will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of , while carrying a cap hit of and a dead cap value of .

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $900,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $900,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $794,118 $542,647 - $794,118($794,118)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Cap Savings: $0
    2018 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $980,000
    Signing Bonus $80,000
    Average Salary $980,000
    Total Guarantees $80,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $80,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $965,000
    Signing Bonus $80,000
    Average Salary $965,000
    Total Guarantees $80,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $80,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $870,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $870,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2015-2015

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,000,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2013-2017

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $26,000,000
    Signing Bonus $7,000,000
    Average Salary $5,200,000
    Total Guarantees $13,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $700,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $700,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2008-2011Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,349,000
    Signing Bonus $644,000
    Average Salary $587,250
    Total Guarantees $644,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2012 / UFA
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 $644,000 - - - - - $939,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - - - - - - $385,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $470,000 - - - - - - $470,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 - - - - - - $1,200,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 - - - - - - $700,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $7,000,000 - - - - - $8,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - - - - - $5,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $562,941 - - - - - $55,009 $617,950
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $885,000 $80,000 - - - - - $965,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $52,941 $80,000 - - - - - $132,941
    10 seasons $10,550,882 $7,804,000 - - - - $55,009 $18,409,891
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,350,000 $644,000 - - - - - $2,994,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $700,000 - - - - - - $700,000
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 $7,000,000 - - - - - $13,000,000
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,447,941 $80,000 - - - - - $1,582,950
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $52,941 $80,000 - - - - - $132,941
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/11/2015, $8,651

      Excessive facemask against Doug Martin (TB)


    • Player contract details by year 11/15/2013, $21,000

      Roughing the Passer against Mike Glennon (TB)


    • Player contract details by year 11/16/2012, $7,875

      Excessive facemask against Ray Rice (BAL)


    • TOTAL: $37,526

  • Transactions

    Sep 25 2017Released by Arizona (ARI)
    Sep 20 2017Signed a contract with Arizona (ARI)
    Sep 16 2017Released by Arizona (ARI)
    Sep 12 2017Signed a contract with Arizona (ARI)
    Sep 8 2017Released by Arizona (ARI)
    Jul 28 2017Signed a 1 year $980,000 contract with Arizona (ARI)
    Mar 24 2016Signed a 1 year $965k contract with Atlanta (ATL)
    Dec 11 2015Fined $8,651 Excessive facemask against Doug Martin (TB)
    Oct 20 2015Signed a contract with Atlanta (ATL)
    Sep 4 2015Released by San Francisco (SF)
    Apr 30 2015Signed a 1 year $1 million contract with San Francisco (SF)
    Mar 10 2015Designated a June 1st release by Miami (MIA)
    Nov 15 2013Fined $21,000 Roughing the Passer against Mike Glennon (TB)
    Mar 12 2013Signed a 5 year $26 million contract with Miami (MIA)
    Mar 30 2012Signed a 1 year $700k contract with Oakland (OAK)
    Jul 24 2008Signed a 4 year $2.39 million contract with Indianapolis (IND)
    Apr 26 2008Drafted by Indianapolis (IND): Round 3 (#93 overall)
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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 ARI
    2016 ATL 16 16 4 339 30.5 28 17 10
    2015 ATL 9 9 2 144 13.7 1 29 21 8 1
    2014 MIA 15 15 4 379 36.1 45 34 11
    2013 MIA 16 16 16 1033 90.3 1 118 84 34
    2012 OAK 16 16 16 1016 98.5 3 110 78 32 2
    2011 IND 13 13 11 1 84 43 36
    2010 IND 16 16 6 61 31 17
    2009 IND 16 16 7 1 61 36 16 1
    2008 IND 16 16 14 2
    Totals 133 133 66 2,911 - 7 550 346 164 4 0