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Embed This Preston Brown

Inside Linebacker Age: 26 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#73 overall), 2014 College: Louisville Agent(s): Brian Hamilton (Plan B Sports Management)
  • Current Contract

    Preston Brown signed a 3 year, $16,500,000 contract with the Cincinnati Bengals, including a $2,500,000 signing bonus, and an average annual salary of $5,500,000. In 2019, Brown will earn a base salary of $900,000, a signing bonus of $2,500,000, a roster bonus of $2,387,500 and a workout bonus of $600,000, while carrying a cap hit of $4,720,833 and a dead cap value of $4,800,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $16,500,000
    Signing Bonus $2,500,000
    Average Salary $5,500,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing $4,800,000
    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 $833,333 $2,387,500 $600,000 $4,720,833 $4,800,000 $6,387,500($6,387,500)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $4,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-79,167 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $4,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-79,167 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $3,133,333 2020 Dead Cap: $1,666,667 2019 Cap Savings: $1,587,500 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $3,133,333 2020 Dead Cap: $1,666,667 2019 Cap Savings: $1,587,500

    Potential Out: 2020, 1 yr, $6,387,500; $1,666,667 dead cap

    2020 Contract details by year 27 $3,250,000 $833,333 $1,200,000 $600,000 $5,883,333 $1,666,667 $5,050,000($11,437,500)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,666,667 2020 Cap Savings: $4,216,666 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,666,667 2020 Cap Savings: $4,216,666 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $833,333 2021 Dead Cap: $833,334 2020 Cap Savings: $5,050,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $833,333 2021 Dead Cap: $833,334 2020 Cap Savings: $5,050,000
    2021 Contract details by year 28 $4,150,000 $833,334 $200,000 $600,000 $5,783,334 $833,334 $4,950,000($16,387,500)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $833,334 2021 Cap Savings: $4,950,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $833,334 2021 Cap Savings: $4,950,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $833,334 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $4,950,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $833,334 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $4,950,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 29 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $4.8M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2019 roster bonus)
    • 2019 Roster Bonus: $2.3M (guaranteed)
    • 2020 Roster Bonus: $1M
    • Per Game 46-Man Active Bonus: $12,500 ($200,000 , 7 LTBE in 2019)
    • Workout Bonus: $600,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2018-2018

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,000,000
    Average Salary $4,000,000
    Guaranteed $2,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2018 25 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000($5,000,000)
    2019 Free agent year 26 UFA  
    • Pro Bowl: $250,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $420,000 $648,000 - - - - $293,179 $1,361,179
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $510,000 - - $30,000 - - $263,842 $803,842
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $601,750 - - $30,000 - - - $631,750
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,762,000 - - $35,000 - - - $1,797,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $2,000,000 - $2,000,000 - - - $5,000,000
    5 seasons $4,293,750 $2,648,000 - $2,095,000 - - $557,021 $9,593,771
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $2,500,000 $2,387,500 $600,000 - - - $6,387,500
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $3,250,000 - $1,200,000 $600,000 - - - $5,050,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $4,150,000 - $200,000 $600,000 - - - $4,950,000
    $12,593,750 $5,148,000 $3,787,500 $3,895,000 - - $557,021 $25,981,271
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2019 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2018 CIN 7 7 7 375 0.389 42 27 15 2
    2017 BUF 16 16 16 1098 0.993 144 83 61
    2016 BUF 16 16 16 1068 0.994 1 138 77 59 1
    2015 BUF 16 16 16 1071 0.982 120 63 54 1 2
    2014 BUF 16 16 14 1020 0.946 109 65 43 1
    Totals 71 71 69 4,632 - 1 553 315 232 2 5