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Embed This Preston Brown

Inside Linebacker Age: 25 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 1 year, $4,000,000 contract with the Cincinnati Bengals, including a $2,000,000 signing bonus, $2,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,000,000. In 2018, Brown will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, a signing bonus of $2,000,000 and a workout bonus of $2,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $5,000,000 and a dead cap value of $5,000,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $4,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,000,000
    Average Salary $4,000,000
    Total Guarantees $2,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $2,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 25 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000($5,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $5,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $1,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $5,000,000 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $1,000,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 26 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Pro Bowl: $250,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2017Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $3,005,750
    Signing Bonus $648,000
    Average Salary $751,438
    Guaranteed $648,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2014 21 $420,000 $162,000 - $582,000 $648,000 $1,361,179($5,000,000)
    2015 22 $510,000 $162,000 $30,000 $702,000 $516,000 $803,842($5,000,000)
    2016 23 $601,750 $162,000 $30,000 $793,750 $354,000 $631,750($5,000,000)
    2017 24 $1,762,000 $162,000 $35,000 $1,959,000 $197,000 $1,797,000($5,000,000)
    2018 Free agent year 25 UFA  
    • 2017 Proven Performance Escalator Available
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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
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Preston Brown 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 CIN 4 4 4 179 0.642 21 14 7 1
    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