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Embed This Sam Acho

Outside Linebacker Age: 30 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#103 overall), 2011 College: Texas Agent(s): SportsTrust Advisors
  • Current Contract

    Sam Acho signed a 2 year, $5,500,000 contract with the Chicago Bears, including a $500,000 signing bonus, $2,950,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,750,000. In 2018, Acho will earn a base salary of $1,450,000, a signing bonus of $500,000, a roster bonus of $1,000,000 and a workout bonus of $50,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,750,000 and a dead cap value of $3,000,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $5,500,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $2,750,000
    Total Guarantees $2,950,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $2,950,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $1,450,000 $250,000 $1,000,000 $50,000 $2,750,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000($3,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $3,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,550,000 2018 Cap Savings: $1,200,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $2,750,000 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,300,000 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2018 Cap Savings: $1,450,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 1 yr, $3,000,000; $250,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 30 $1,950,000 $250,000 $125,000 $50,000 $2,375,000 $250,000 $2,125,000($5,125,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2019 Cap Savings: $2,125,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2019 Cap Savings: $2,125,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $2,125,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $2,125,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $2.95M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2018 salary + 2018 roster bonus)
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $1M
    • 2019 Per Game Active bonus: $31,250 ($500,000, 4 LTBE)
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $50,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $855,000
    Signing Bonus $80,000
    Average Salary $855,000
    Guaranteed $130,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2017 28 $775,000 $80,000 - $695,000 $855,000 $855,000($5,125,000)
    2018 Free agent year 29 UFA  
    • $130,000 guaranteed (signing bonus + $50,000 of salary)
    Source: Adam Caplan
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $474,428 - - - - - $849,428
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 - - - - - - $465,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - - - - - $555,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,431,000 - - - - - - $1,431,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $701,176 - - - - - $126,656 $827,832
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $34,411 $80,000 - - - - - $114,411
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $760,000 $80,000 - - - - - $840,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $775,000 $80,000 - - - - - $855,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,450,000 $500,000 $1,000,000 $50,000 - - - $3,000,000
    8 seasons $6,546,587 $1,214,428 $1,000,000 $50,000 - - $126,656 $8,937,671
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,950,000 - $125,000 $50,000 - - - $2,125,000
    $8,496,587 $1,214,428 $1,125,000 $100,000 - - $126,656 $11,062,671
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Sam Acho 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 CHI 4 4 27 0.113 1 1
    2017 CHI 16 16 12 640 0.606 3 42 28 14 1
    2016 CHI 16 16 6 499 0.465 1 26 16 9 1
    2015 CHI 15 15 7 450 0.462 39 24 8 1
    2014 ARI 16 16 3 469 0.444 1 31 21 7 1
    2013 ARI 3 3 2 102 0.507 1 5 3 1
    2012 ARI 16 16 16 996 0.922 4 48 32 13 2 2
    2011 ARI 16 16 10 7 40 30 5 3
    Totals 102 102 56 3,183 - 17 232 155 56 9 3