Eli Apple

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Bengals, CB Age: 27-126d Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#10 overall), 2016 College: Ohio State Agent(s): Joel Segal (Lagardere Unlimited)

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  • Current Contract

    Eli Apple signed a 1 year, $3,750,000 contract with the Cincinnati Bengals, including a $1,000,000 signing bonus, $1,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,750,000. In 2022, Apple will earn a base salary of $1,900,000, a signing bonus of $1,000,000, a roster bonus of $500,000, a workout bonus of $100,000 and a incentive bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,750,000 and a dead cap value of $1,100,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,750,000
    Signing Bonus $1,000,000
    Average Salary $3,750,000
    Total Guarantees $1,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $1,000,000
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2022 Contract details by year 27 $1,900,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $100,000 $250,000 $3,750,000 $1,100,000 $3,750,000($3,750,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $1,100,000 2022 Cap Savings: $2,650,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $1,100,000 2022 Cap Savings: $2,650,000 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $1,100,000 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $2,650,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $1,100,000 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $2,650,000
    2023 Free Agent Year 28 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Per Game Active Bonus: $29,411 ($500,000)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

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    2021-2021

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,200,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $1,200,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA

    2020-2020

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $3,000,000
    Signing Bonus $750,000
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Total Guarantees $750,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $750,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA

    2016-2019Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $15,152,320
    Signing Bonus $9,219,869
    Average Salary $3,788,080
    Total Guarantees $15,152,320
    Guaranteed at Signing $15,152,320
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 $9,219,869 - - - - - $9,669,869
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,071,757 - - - - - - $1,071,757
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,074,991 - - - - - - $1,074,990
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $752,493 - - - - - - $752,493
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,516,225 - - - - - - $2,516,225
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $750,000 $31,250 - - - $6,996 $2,788,246
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - $100,000 - - - $1,100,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $1,900,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $100,000 - - $250,000 $3,750,000
    7 seasons $10,765,466 $10,969,869 $531,250 $200,000 - - $256,996 $22,723,580
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,274,250 $9,219,869 - - - - - $11,494,119
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,591,216 - - - - - - $3,591,215
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $750,000 $31,250 - - - $6,996 $2,788,246
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,900,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $200,000 - - $250,000 $4,850,000
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 01/28/2022, $5,556

      Taunting against Tennessee (TEN)


    • Player contract details by year 11/29/2019, $14,037

      Fighting with Rashaan Gaulden (CAR)


    • Player contract details by year 12/28/2017, 1 game $66,985

      Violating team rules


    • TOTAL: $86,578

  • Transactions

    Mar 17 2022Signed a 1 year $3.75 million contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Jan 28 2022Fined $5,556 Taunting against Tennessee (TEN)
    Mar 23 2021Signed a 1 year $1.2 million contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Oct 27 2020Released by Carolina (CAR)
    May 28 2020Signed a 1 year $3 million contract with Carolina (CAR)
    May 1 2019New Orleans (NO) declined a $13.703 million option for 2020
    Oct 23 2018Traded to New Orleans (NO) from New York (NYG) for 2019 4th round pick (#132 - traded) and 2020 7th round pick (#238)
    Dec 28 2017Suspended 1 game for conduct detrimental to the team, forfeiting $66,984 in 2017 salary with New York (NYG)
    May 6 2016Signed a 4 year $15.15 million contract with New York (NYG)
    Apr 28 2016Drafted by New York (NYG): Round 1 (#10 overall)
  • 2022 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2022 CIN 11 11 11 628 91.8 32 20 12
    2021 CIN 17 16 15 979 89.7 49 38 11 2
    2020 CAR 2 2 28 2.7 4 3 1
    2019 NO 15 15 15 954 88.1 58 53 5 1
    2018 NO 15 15 15 904 89.4 75 62 13 1 2
    2017 NYG 11 11 7 649 58.9 49 41 8
    2016 NYG 14 14 11 701 63.2 51 41 10 1 1
    Totals 85 84 74 4,843 - 0 318 258 60 3 5