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Embed This Kawann Short

Defensive Tackle Age: 29 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#44 overall), 2013 College: Purdue Agent(s): Joel Segal (Lagardere Unlimited)
  • Current Contract

    Kawann Short signed a 5 year, $80,500,000 contract with the Carolina Panthers, including a $20,000,000 signing bonus, $35,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $16,100,000. In 2018, Short will earn a base salary of $12,500,000, a signing bonus of $6,000,000 and a workout bonus of $500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $17,000,000 and a dead cap value of $29,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $80,500,000
    Signing Bonus $20,000,000
    Average Salary $16,100,000
    Total Guarantees $35,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $35,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $6,000,000 $4,000,000 - - $10,000,000 $35,000,000 $20,000,000($20,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $35,000,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-25,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $20,000,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-10,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $19,000,000 2018 Dead Cap: $16,000,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-9,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2018 Dead Cap: $16,000,000 2017 Cap Savings: $6,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $12,500,000 $4,000,000 - $500,000 $17,000,000 $29,000,000 $19,000,000($39,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $29,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-12,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $16,500,000 2018 Cap Savings: $500,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $17,000,000 2019 Dead Cap: $12,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $4,500,000 2019 Dead Cap: $12,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $12,500,000
    2019 Contract details by year 30 $12,500,000 $4,000,000 - $500,000 $17,000,000 $12,000,000 $13,000,000($52,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $12,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $12,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2020 Dead Cap: $8,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $13,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2020 Dead Cap: $8,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $13,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 31 $12,000,000 $4,000,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 $18,000,000 $8,000,000 $14,000,000($66,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $8,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $10,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $8,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $10,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2021 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $14,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2021 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $14,000,000
    2021 Contract details by year 32 $12,000,000 $4,000,000 $2,000,000 $500,000 $18,500,000 $4,000,000 $14,500,000($80,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2021 Cap Savings: $14,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2021 Cap Savings: $14,500,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $14,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $14,500,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $35M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2017 salary + $9M of 2018 salary)
    • Additional $3.75M of 2018 salary fully guarantees on 3/16/2018
    • 2018-21 Workout Bonus: $500,000
    • 2020 Roster Bonus: $1.5M
    • 2021 Roster Bonus: $2M

    Previous Contracts

    2017-2017Franchise Tag

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $13,468,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $13,468,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2017 28 $13,468,000 - - $13,468,000 - $13,468,000($80,500,000)
    2018 Free agent year 29 UFA  
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 $1,747,516 - - - - - $2,152,516
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $615,470 - - - - - - $615,470
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $825,875 - - - - - - $825,875
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,036,313 - - - - - - $1,036,313
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 $14,000,000 - - - - - $20,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 $6,000,000 - $500,000 - - - $19,000,000
    6 seasons $21,382,658 $21,747,516 - $500,000 - - - $43,630,174
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 - - $500,000 - - - $13,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - $1,500,000 $500,000 - - - $14,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $12,000,000 - $2,000,000 $500,000 - - - $14,500,000
    $57,882,658 $21,747,516 $3,500,000 $2,000,000 - - - $85,130,174
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 10/21/2016, $18,231

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct against Drew Brees (NO)


    • TOTAL: $18,231

  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Kawann Short ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2018 CAR 5 5 5 194 0.610 2 15 11 4 1
    2017 CAR 16 16 16 704 0.703 7.5 49 27 22 1
    2016 CAR 16 16 16 779 0.729 6 55 30 25 1
    2015 CAR 16 16 16 761 0.691 11 55 36 19 3
    2014 CAR 16 16 9 586 0.570 3.5 40 20 20 1
    2013 CAR 16 16 520 0.513 1.5 30 18 12 1