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John Miller Embed This

Guard Age: 26 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#81 overall), 2015 College: Louisville Agent(s): Drew Rosenhaus (Rosenhaus Sports)

Bengals – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    John Miller signed a 3 year, $16,500,000 contract with the Cincinnati Bengals, including a $4,000,000 signing bonus, $6,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,500,000. In 2019, Miller will earn a base salary of $900,000, a signing bonus of $4,000,000, a roster bonus of $2,781,250 and a workout bonus of $300,000, while carrying a cap hit of $5,314,583 and a dead cap value of $6,800,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $16,500,000
    Signing Bonus $4,000,000
    Average Salary $5,500,000
    Total Guarantees $6,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $6,500,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2019 Contract details by year 26 $900,000 $1,333,333 $2,781,250 $300,000 $5,314,583 $6,800,000 $7,981,250($7,981,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $6,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-1,485,417 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $6,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-1,485,417 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $4,133,333 2020 Dead Cap: $2,666,667 2019 Cap Savings: $1,181,250 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $4,133,333 2020 Dead Cap: $2,666,667 2019 Cap Savings: $1,181,250
    2020 Contract details by year 27 $2,400,000 $1,333,333 $1,500,000 $300,000 $5,533,333 $2,666,667 $4,200,000($12,181,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $2,666,667 2020 Cap Savings: $2,866,666 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $2,666,667 2020 Cap Savings: $2,866,666 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,333,333 2021 Dead Cap: $1,333,334 2020 Cap Savings: $4,200,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,333,333 2021 Dead Cap: $1,333,334 2020 Cap Savings: $4,200,000

    Potential Out: 2021, 2 yr, $12,181,250; $1,333,334 dead cap

    2021 Contract details by year 28 $3,900,000 $1,333,334 $500,000 $300,000 $6,033,334 $1,333,334 $4,700,000($16,881,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $1,333,334 2021 Cap Savings: $4,700,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,333,334 2021 Cap Savings: $4,700,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $1,333,334 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $4,700,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,333,334 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $4,700,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 29 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $6.5M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2019 roster bonus)
    • 2019 Roster Bonus: $2.5M (guaranted)
    • 2020 Roster Bonus: $1M (3/20/2020)
    • Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000, 9 LTBE in 2019)
    • Workout Bonus: $300,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2018Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,960,120
    Signing Bonus $680,120
    Average Salary $740,030
    Guaranteed $680,120
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2015 22 $435,000 $170,030 - $605,030 $680,120 $1,115,120($1,115,120)
    2016 23 $525,000 $170,030 $30,000 $725,030 $540,090 $555,000($1,670,120)
    2017 24 $615,000 $170,030 $30,000 $815,030 $370,060 $645,000($2,315,120)
    2018 25 $1,872,000 $170,030 $35,000 $2,077,030 $205,030 $1,907,000($4,222,120)
    2019 Free agent year 26 UFA  

     

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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $435,000 $680,120 - - - - - $1,115,120
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - $30,000 - - - $555,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $615,000 - - $30,000 - - - $645,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,872,000 - - $35,000 - - - $1,907,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $4,000,000 $2,781,250 $300,000 - - - $7,981,250
    5 seasons $4,347,000 $4,680,120 $2,781,250 $395,000 - - - $12,203,370
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $2,400,000 - $1,500,000 $300,000 - - - $4,200,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $3,900,000 - $500,000 $300,000 - - - $4,700,000
    $10,647,000 $4,680,120 $4,781,250 $995,000 - - - $21,103,370
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,447,000 $680,120 - $95,000 - - - $4,222,120
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $4,000,000 $2,781,250 $300,000 - - - $7,981,250
  • 2019 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps%
    2019 CIN 11 11 11 689 0.767
    2018 BUF 15 15 15 883 0.834
    2017 BUF 4 4 4 256 0.243
    2016 BUF 16 16 16 1047 0.984
    2015 BUF 12 12 12 647 0.602
    Totals 58 58 58 3,522 -