Eddie Royal

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Bears, WR Age: 36-260d Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#42 overall), 2008 College: Virginia Tech Agent(s):

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  • Current Contract

    Eddie Royal signed a 3 year, $15,000,000 contract with the Chicago Bears, including $10,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,000,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $15,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Total Guarantees $10,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $10,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $1,500,000 $4,000,000 $5,500,000 $10,000,000 $5,509,619($5,509,619)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $10,000,000 2015 Cap Savings: $-4,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $10,000,000 2015 Cap Savings: $-4,500,000 Post-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $10,000,000 2016 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Cap Savings: $-4,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $10,000,000 2016 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Cap Savings: $-4,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $4,500,000 - $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $4,500,000($10,009,619)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $4,500,000 2016 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $0 2016 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $4,500,000 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2016 Cap Savings: $4,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 31 $5,000,000 - $5,000,000 - $5,000,000($15,009,619)
    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 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2015-16 base salaries fully guaranteed
    • $100,000 annual de-escalator for not participating in workouts
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

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    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,500,000
    Total Guarantees $3,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,500,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA

    2012-2014

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $13,500,000
    Signing Bonus $4,500,000
    Average Salary $4,500,000
    Total Guarantees $6,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA

    2008-2011Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $3,949,830
    Signing Bonus $1,533,000
    Average Salary $987,458
    Total Guarantees $2,400,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2012 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 $1,533,000 - - - - - $1,828,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - $711,830 - - - - $1,096,830
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $470,000 - - - - - - $1,181,830
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 - $237,278 - - - - $837,278
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 $4,500,000 - - - - - $6,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - - - - - $3,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 - - - $1,750,000 - - $3,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - $4,000,000 - - - $9,619 $5,509,619
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $4,500,000 - - - - - - $4,500,000
    9 seasons $14,000,000 $6,033,000 $4,949,108 - $1,750,000 - $9,619 $27,453,557
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 $1,533,000 $949,108 - - - - $4,943,938
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $6,250,000 $4,500,000 - - $1,750,000 - - $12,500,000
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - $4,000,000 - - - $9,619 $10,009,619
  • Transactions

    May 11 2017Released by Chicago (CHI), clearing $5M in cap
    Mar 12 2015Signed a 3 year $15 million contract with Chicago (CHI)
    Mar 16 2012Signed a 3 year $13.5 million contract with San Diego (SD)
    Jul 24 2008Signed a 4 year $3.955 million contract with Denver (DEN)
    Apr 26 2008Drafted by Denver (DEN): Round 2 (#42 overall)
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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Yds/Gm Rec TD Fum Drops Prod Pts
    2016 CHI 9 9 1 311 32.7 43 33 369 11.2 41.00 2 2 48.9
    2015 CHI 9 9 9 480 44.2 50 37 238 6.4 26.44 1 1 29.7
    2014 SD 16 16 11 761 91 62 778 12.5 48.63 7 1 119.2
    2013 SD 15 15 5 703 67 47 631 13.4 42.07 8 1 111.2
    2012 SD 10 10 2 273 44 23 234 10.2 23.40 1 1 31.6
    2011 DEN 12 12 8 49 19 155 8.2 12.92 1 0 26.3
    2010 DEN 16 16 10 105 59 627 10.6 39.19 3 4 82.8
    2009 DEN 14 14 12 79 37 345 9.3 24.64 0 1 34.6
    2008 DEN 15 15 15 0 91 980 10.8 65.33 5 2 138.9
    Totals 116 116 73 2,528 - 528 408 4,357 10.7 37.56 28 13 0 623.20