Willie Young

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Bears, OLB Age: 38-217d Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#213 overall), 2010 College: North Carolina State Agent(s):

 

  • Previous Contracts

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    2016-2018

    Willie Young signed a 2 year, $11,050,000 contract with the Chicago Bears, including a $2,700,000 signing bonus, $9,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,525,000.
    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $11,050,000
    Signing Bonus $2,700,000
    Average Salary $5,525,000
    Total Guarantees $9,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $9,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA

    2014-2016

    Willie Young signed a 3 year, $9,000,000 contract with the Chicago Bears, including a $2,000,000 signing bonus, $3,950,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,000,000.
    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $9,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,000,000
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Total Guarantees $3,950,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,950,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA

    2013-2013

    Willie Young signed a 1 year, $1,500,000 contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $300,000 signing bonus, $300,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,500,000.
    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,500,000
    Signing Bonus $300,000
    Average Salary $1,500,000
    Total Guarantees $300,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA

    2010-2012Entry Level

    Willie Young signed a 3 year, $1,263,000 contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $48,000 signing bonus, $48,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $421,000.
    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $1,263,000
    Signing Bonus $48,000
    Average Salary $421,000
    Total Guarantees $48,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $48,000
    Free Agent: 2013 / RFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $320,000 $48,000 - - - - - $368,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 - - - - - - $450,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $490,000 - - - - - - $490,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 $300,000 - - - - - $1,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $950,000 $2,000,000 - $50,000 - - $36,399 $3,036,399
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,450,000 - - $50,000 - - $20,642 $2,520,642
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $800,000 $2,700,000 $2,300,000 $50,000 - - - $5,850,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - $2,200,000 - - - - $3,200,000
    8 seasons $7,660,000 $5,048,000 $4,500,000 $150,000 - - $57,041 $17,415,041
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,460,000 $348,000 - - - - - $2,808,000
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $5,200,000 $4,700,000 $4,500,000 $150,000 - - $57,041 $14,607,041
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/30/2016, $18,231

      Roughing the Passer against Dak Prescott (DAL)


    • Player contract details by year 11/20/2015, $17,363

      Roughing the Passer against Nick Foles (STL)


    • Player contract details by year 12/05/2014, $8,268

      Excessive facemask against Matthew Stafford (DET)


    • Player contract details by year 11/15/2013, $15,750

      Roughing the Passer against Josh McCown (CHI)


    • Player contract details by year 08/30/2013, $7,875

      Taunting


    • TOTAL: $67,487

  • Transactions

    Feb 28 2018Released by Chicago (CHI), clearing $4.5M in cap
    Sep 30 2016Fined $18,231 Roughing the Passer against Dak Prescott (DAL)
    Jul 30 2016Signed a 2 year $11.05 million extension with Chicago (CHI)
    Nov 20 2015Fined $17,363 Roughing the Passer against Nick Foles (STL)
    Dec 5 2014Fined $8,268 Excessive facemask against Matthew Stafford (DET)
    Mar 13 2014Signed a 3 year $9 million contract with Chicago (CHI)
    Nov 15 2013Fined $15,750 for Roughing the Passer against Josh McCown (CHI)
    Apr 15 2013Signed a 1 year $1.5 million contract with Detroit (DET)
    Jun 28 2010Signed a 3 year $1.263 million contract with Detroit (DET)
    Apr 24 2010Drafted by Detroit (DET): Round 7 (#213 overall)
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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 CHI 4 4 2 119 11.3 2 7 4 3
    2016 CHI 16 16 12 713 70.4 7.5 39 22 17 1
    2015 CHI 15 15 8 524 50.6 6.5 30 24 6 1
    2014 CHI 15 15 8 664 63.8 9.5 40 28 12 1
    2013 DET 16 16 15 770 74.7 3 46 29 17
    2012 DET 16 16 323 31.3 11 7 4
    2011 DET 14 14 3 14 9 5
    2010 DET 2 2
    Totals 98 98 45 3,113 - 32 187 123 64 2 1