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Cleveland Browns

Cleveland Browns 2021 Salary Cap

Browns 2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Cleveland Browns 2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

Browns – The Athletic

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Active Players (60) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Beckham, Jr. Odell Beckham, Jr. WR $15,750,000 $14,500,000 0- $1,000,000 0- $250,000 0- 0- ($12,791,000) $15,750,000 7.31
Landry Jarvis Landry WR $14,753,125 $12,500,000 $1,500,000 $703,125 0- $50,000 0- 0- ($3,000,000) $14,753,125 6.85
Richardson Sheldon Richardson DT $13,666,668 $11,900,000 $1,666,668 0- 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($1,666,668) $13,666,668 6.35
Conklin Jack Conklin RT $13,000,000 $10,000,000 $3,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($22,000,000) $13,000,000 6.04
Tretter J.C. Tretter C $11,075,000 $9,100,000 $1,625,000 $250,000 0- $100,000 0- 0- ($6,750,000) $11,075,000 5.14
Mayfield Baker Mayfield QB $10,569,130 $920,000 $5,462,360 $4,186,770 0- 0- 0- 0- ($10,399,130) $10,569,130 4.91
Bitonio Joel Bitonio G $10,000,000 $9,500,000 0- $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $10,000,000 4.64
Ward Denzel Ward CB $9,449,886 $920,000 $4,822,792 $3,707,094 0- 0- 0- 0- ($9,279,886) $9,449,886 4.39
Garrett Myles Garrett DE $9,352,000 $1,019,000 $4,200,000 0- $4,133,000 0- 0- 0- ($56,449,000) $9,352,000 4.34
Hooper Austin Hooper TE $8,250,000 $4,500,000 $2,000,000 0- $1,750,000 0- 0- 0- ($15,000,000) $8,250,000 3.83
Keenum Case Keenum QB $7,333,333 $6,000,000 $1,333,333 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($5,166,667) $7,333,333 3.41
Njoku David Njoku TE $6,013,000 $6,013,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $6,013,000 2.79
Hunt Kareem Hunt RB $5,000,000 $1,300,000 0- $2,800,000 0- 0- 0- $900,000 ($1,500,000) $5,000,000 2.32
Hubbard Chris Hubbard LT $4,971,875 $3,500,000 $800,000 $171,875 0- 0- $500,000 0- ($2,266,667) $4,971,875 2.31
Wills Jedrick Wills LT $4,477,935 $1,505,587 $2,972,348 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($8,917,044) $4,477,935 2.08
Chubb Nick Chubb RB $4,246,381 $3,384,000 $862,381 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($862,381) $4,246,381 1.97
Clayborn Adrian Clayborn DE $3,500,000 $3,000,000 $500,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($500,000) $3,500,000 1.63
Billings Andrew Billings DT $3,500,000 $1,350,000 $2,000,000 0- 0- 0- 0- $150,000 ($3,350,000) $3,500,000 1.63
Harrison Ronnie Harrison SS $2,183,000 $2,183,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $2,183,000 1.01
Teller Wyatt Teller G $2,183,000 $2,183,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $2,183,000 1.01
Williams Greedy Williams CB $1,761,457 $1,032,152 $679,305 0- 0- $50,000 0- 0- ($1,358,610) $1,761,457 0.82
Delpit Grant Delpit FS $1,696,605 $949,321 $747,284 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,191,173) $1,696,605 0.79
Janovich Andy Janovich FB $1,437,500 $1,300,000 0- $87,500 0- $50,000 0- 0- 0- $1,437,500 0.67
Stewart M.J. Stewart CB $1,173,152 $1,173,152 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,173,152 0.54
Hughlett Charley Hughlett LS $1,145,000 $1,145,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $1,145,000 0.53
Takitaki Sione Takitaki ILB $1,090,219 $850,000 $240,219 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($480,438) $1,090,219 0.51
Elliott Jordan Elliott DT $1,042,825 $818,565 $224,260 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($672,780) $1,042,825 0.48
Redwine Sheldrick Redwine FS $1,030,102 $850,000 $180,102 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($360,204) $1,030,102 0.48
Phillips Jacob Phillips OLB $1,022,592 $814,518 $208,074 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($624,222) $1,022,592 0.47
Bryant Harrison Bryant TE $972,257 $780,000 $192,257 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($576,771) $972,257 0.45
Wilson Mack Wilson OLB $927,201 $850,000 $77,201 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($154,402) $927,201 0.43
Switzer Ryan Switzer WR $920,000 $920,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $920,000 0.43
Forbes Drew Forbes G $892,334 $850,000 $42,334 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($84,668) $892,334 0.41
Harris Nick Harris C $858,662 $780,000 $78,662 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($235,986) $858,662 0.40
Gillan Jamie Gillan P $853,334 $850,000 $3,334 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($3,334) $853,334 0.40
Gossett Colby Gossett G $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.39
Jackson Joe Jackson DE $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.39
Jackson Robert Jackson CB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.39
Johnson D’Ernest Johnson RB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.39
Kelly John Kelly RB $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.39
Malveaux Cameron Malveaux DE $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.39
Meander Montrel Meander S $850,000 $850,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $850,000 0.39
Peoples-Jones Donovan Peoples-Jones WR $826,652 $780,000 $46,652 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- ($139,956) $826,652 0.38
Dorbeck Drake Dorbeck T $785,500 $780,000 $500 0- 0- 0- 0- $5,000 ($6,500) $785,500 0.36
Bradley J'Marcus Bradley WR $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.36
Franks Jordan Franks TE $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.36
Green A.J. Green CB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.36
Hollins Alexander Hollins WR $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.36
Lauletta Kyle Lauletta QB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.36
McCrane Matt McCrane K $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.36
Moffatt Jovante Moffatt S $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.36
Willies Derrick Willies WR $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.36
Young Trevon Young OLB $780,000 $780,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $780,000 0.36
Benton Elijah Benton S $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Iwuagwu Cordel Iwuagwu G $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Markway Kyle Markway TE $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Patterson Javon Patterson C $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Stanton Johnny Stanton FB $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Taylor Alex Taylor T $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Weaver Curtis Weaver DE $660,000 $660,000 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- 0- $660,000 0.31
Active Roster: $195,299,725 $138,390,295 $35,465,066 $13,406,364 $5,883,000 $600,000 $500,000 $1,055,000 - $195,299,725 90.68

 

2021 Projected Draft Pool Cap

Estimated cap dollars necessary to sign upcoming draft picks (not included in the cap figure yet)

Player (9) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit
Round 1, Pick #26 Round 1, Pick #26 - - - - - - - - - -
Round 2, Pick #59 Round 2, Pick #59 - - - - - - - - - -
Round 3, Pick #89 Round 3, Pick #89 - - - - - - - - - -
Round 3, Pick #91 Round 3, Pick #91 - - - - - - - - - -
Round 4, Pick #105 Round 4, Pick #105 - - - - - - - - - -
Round 4, Pick #127 Round 4, Pick #127 - - - - - - - - - -
Round 5, Pick #158 Round 5, Pick #158 - - - - - - - - - -
Round 6, Pick #192 Round 6, Pick #192 - - - - - - - - - -
Round 7, Pick #227 Round 7, Pick #227 - - - - - - - - - -
Projected Draft Pool: $0 $0


2021 Dead Cap

These cap figures derive from the trade or release of players from the active roster or practice squad. All count toward the team total.

Player (17) Pos. Cap Hit Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
ThomasChad Thomas DE $262,235 - $262,235 - - - - - - $262,235 0.12
SeibertAustin Seibert K $130,228 - $130,228 - - - - - - $130,228 0.06
RatleyDamion Ratley WR $48,467 - $48,467 - - - - - - $48,467 0.02
GreenA.J. Green CB $10,000 - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
AjayiSolomon Ajayi LB $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
BentonElijah Benton S $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
HoustonJameson Houston CB $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
TaylorAlex Taylor T $6,667 - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
BradleyJ'Marcus Bradley WR $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
DavidsonKevin Davidson QB $5,000 - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
MoffattJovante Moffatt S $4,667 - $4,667 - - - - - - $4,667 0.00
BrownTony Brown WR $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
HerrienBrian Herrien RB $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
LeMayBenny LeMay RB $3,334 - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
WhatleyJeffrey Whatley DT $2,334 - $2,334 - - - - - - $2,334 0.00
ObinnaGeorge Obinna DE $1,334 - $1,334 - - - - - - $1,334 0.00
MontgomeryDJ Montgomery WR $1,000 - $1,000 - - - - - - $1,000 0.00
Dead Money: $506,935 - $506,935 - - - - - - $506,935 0.24

2021 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2021 NFL Salary Cap $185,000,000
2020 Rollover Cap $30,366,604
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $215,366,604
All Contracts $138,390,295 $35,465,066 $13,406,364 $5,883,000 $600,000 $500,000 $1,055,000 $195,299,725
Top 51 Contracts $132,210,295 $35,465,066 $13,406,364 $5,883,000 $600,000 $500,000 $1,055,000 $189,119,725
Dead Money - $506,935 - - - - - $506,935
Total (All) $138,390,295 $35,972,001 $13,406,364 $5,883,000 $600,000 $500,000 $1,055,000 $195,806,660
Total (w/Top 51) $132,210,295 $35,972,001 $13,406,364 $5,883,000 $600,000 $500,000 $1,055,000 $189,626,660
Cap Space (w/All) $19,559,944
Cap Space (w/Top 51) $25,739,944