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Cleveland Browns

Cleveland Browns 2020 Salary Cap

Browns 2020 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Cleveland Browns 2020 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

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Active Players (53) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Landry Jarvis Landry WR $13,000,000 $1,500,000 - - $50,000 - - ($17,500,000) $14,550,000 6.36
Beckham, Jr. Odell Beckham, Jr. WR $14,000,000 - - - $250,000 - - ($14,000,000) $14,250,000 6.23
Richardson Sheldon Richardson DT $11,900,000 $1,666,667 - - $100,000 - - ($11,833,334) $13,666,666 5.98
Vernon Olivier Vernon OLB $6,750,000 $4,000,000 - - $250,000 - - ($11,000,000) $11,000,000 4.81
Garrett Myles Garrett DE $862,126 $9,264,501 - - - - - ($66,575,626) $10,126,627 4.43
Tretter J.C. Tretter C $4,000,000 $1,625,000 $4,250,000 - $100,000 - - ($16,375,000) $9,975,000 4.36
Mayfield Baker Mayfield QB $750,000 $5,462,360 $2,791,180 - - - - ($19,312,670) $9,003,540 3.94
Bitonio Joel Bitonio G $8,500,000 - $500,000 - - - - - $9,000,000 3.94
Ward Denzel Ward CB $750,000 $4,822,792 $2,471,396 - - - - ($17,234,074) $8,044,188 3.52
Conklin Jack Conklin RT $5,000,000 $3,000,000 - - - - - ($30,000,000) $8,000,000 3.50
Hubbard Chris Hubbard LT $2,150,000 $800,000 $87,500 - - $1,300,000 $1,250,000 ($3,400,000) $5,587,500 2.44
Hunt Kareem Hunt RB $4,009,000 - - - - - - ($5,509,000) $4,009,000 1.75
Hooper Austin Hooper TE $1,500,000 $2,500,000 - - - - - ($18,500,000) $4,000,000 1.75
Mitchell Terrance Mitchell CB $2,500,000 $666,668 $400,000 - $100,000 - - ($666,668) $3,666,668 1.60
Wills Jedrick Wills LT $610,000 $2,972,348 - - - - - ($11,889,392) $3,582,348 1.57
Johnson Kevin Johnson CB $1,500,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 - - - - - $3,500,000 1.53
Keenum Case Keenum QB $1,500,000 $1,333,333 - - - - - ($8,000,000) $2,833,333 1.24
Lamm Kendall Lamm RT $2,250,000 $300,000 $50,000 - $50,000 - - ($300,000) $2,650,000 1.16
Joseph Karl Joseph SS $1,500,000 $500,000 $281,250 - - - $150,000 ($500,000) $2,431,250 1.06
Goodson B.J. Goodson ILB $1,000,000 $1,250,000 $140,625 - - - - ($2,250,000) $2,390,625 1.05
Ogunjobi Larry Ogunjobi DT $2,133,000 $245,391 - - - - - ($245,391) $2,378,391 1.04
Clayborn Adrian Clayborn DE $1,750,000 $500,000 - - - - - ($2,750,000) $2,250,000 0.98
Sendejo Andrew Sendejo FS $1,050,000 $950,000 $234,375 - - - - ($2,000,000) $2,234,375 0.98
Chubb Nick Chubb RB $1,151,190 $862,381 - - - - - ($2,875,952) $2,013,571 0.88
Williams Greedy Williams CB $788,576 $679,305 - - - - - ($2,826,491) $1,467,881 0.64
Janovich Andy Janovich FB $1,150,000 - $43,750 - $50,000 - - ($1,150,000) $1,243,750 0.54
Hughlett Charley Hughlett LS $1,000,000 - - - - - - - $1,000,000 0.44
Natson Jojo Natson WR $825,000 - $131,250 - - - - - $956,250 0.42
Stewart M.J. Stewart CB $942,101 - - - - - - - $942,101 0.41
Takitaki Sione Takitaki ILB $675,000 $240,219 - - - - - ($720,657) $915,219 0.40
Parkey Cody Parkey K $856,471 - - - - - - - $856,470 0.37
Redwine Sheldrick Redwine FS $675,000 $180,102 - - - - - ($540,306) $855,102 0.37
Elliott Jordan Elliott DT $610,000 $224,260 - - - - - ($897,040) $834,260 0.36
Taylor Vincent Taylor DT $825,000 - - - - - - - $825,000 0.36
Phillips Jacob Phillips OLB $610,000 $208,074 - - - - - ($832,296) $818,074 0.36
Bryant Harrison Bryant TE $610,000 $192,257 - - - - - ($769,028) $802,257 0.35
Wilson Mack Wilson OLB $675,000 $77,201 - - - - - ($231,603) $752,201 0.33
Smith Malcolm Smith OLB $1,050,000 - - - - - - - $750,000 0.33
Higgins Rashard Higgins WR $910,000 - - - - - - - $750,000 0.33
Brown Evan Brown C $750,000 - - - - - - - $750,000 0.33
Davis Tae Davis ILB $750,000 - - - - - - - $750,000 0.33
Harrison Ronnie Harrison SS $750,000 - - - - - - - $750,000 0.33
Hodge Khadarel Hodge WR $750,000 - - - - - - - $750,000 0.33
Teller Wyatt Teller G $750,000 - - - - - - - $750,000 0.33
Thomas Tavierre Thomas CB $750,000 - - - - - - - $750,000 0.33
Harris Nick Harris C $610,000 $78,662 - - - - - ($314,648) $688,662 0.30
Gillan Jamie Gillan P $675,000 $3,333 - - - - - ($6,667) $678,333 0.30
Carlson Stephen Carlson TE $675,000 - - - - - - - $675,000 0.30
Gustin Porter Gustin DE $675,000 - - - - - - - $675,000 0.30
Jackson Joe Jackson DE $675,000 - - - - - - - $675,000 0.30
Johnson D’Ernest Johnson RB $675,000 - - - - - - - $675,000 0.30
Peoples-Jones Donovan Peoples-Jones WR $610,000 $46,652 - - - - - ($186,608) $656,652 0.29
Meander Montrel Meander SS $635,296 - - - - - - - $635,296 0.28
Active Roster: $174,770,590 $112,047,760 $47,151,506 $12,381,326 - $950,000 $1,300,000 $1,400,000 - $174,770,590 76.42


2020 Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission List

Cap breakdowns for players currently on the Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission List. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (5) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Billings Andrew Billings
(COVID-19)
DT - - - - - - - - - 0.00
Dorbeck Drake Dorbeck
(COVID-19)
RT - - - - - - - - - 0.00
Forbes Drew Forbes
(COVID-19)
G - - - - - - - ($127,002) - 0.00
Gossett Colby Gossett
(COVID-19)
G - - - - - - - - - 0.00
Pridgeon Malcolm Pridgeon
(COVID-19)
G - - - - - - - - - 0.00
Exempt: - - - - - - - - - - 0.00


2020 Injured Reserve Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on injured reserve. denotes a player designated to return. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (5) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Njoku David Njoku
(Knee-mcl)
TE $1,763,877 $1,266,837 - - - - - ($3,030,714) $3,030,714 1.33
Delpit Grant Delpit
(Achilles)
FS $400,000 $747,284 - - - - - ($3,938,457) $1,147,284 0.50
Young Trevon Young
(Undisclosed)
OLB $425,000 - - - - - - - $425,000 0.19
Obinna George Obinna
(Arm)
DE $400,000 - - - - - - - $400,000 0.17
Weaver Curtis Weaver
(Foot)
DE $400,000 - - - - - - - $400,000 0.17
Injured Reserve: $5,402,998 $3,388,877 $2,014,121 - - - - - - $5,402,998 2.36


2020 Practice Squad

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a team's practice squad. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (14) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Smart Tanzel Smart DT $204,000 - - - - - - - $204,000 0.09
Taylor Taywan Taylor WR $204,000 - - - - - - - $204,000 0.09
Benton Elijah Benton S $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.06
Bradley J'Marcus Bradley WR $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.06
Dunn Michael Dunn T $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.06
Gilbert Garrett Gilbert QB $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.06
Green A.J. Green CB $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.06
Hilliard Dontrell Hilliard RB $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.06
Ivie Joey Ivie DT $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.06
Kelly John Kelly RB $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.06
Moffatt Jovante Moffatt S $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.06
Senat Greg Senat T $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.06
Stanton Johnny Stanton FB $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.06
Jackson Robert Jackson CB $134,400 - - - - - - - $134,400 0.06
Practice Squad: $2,113,200 $2,113,200 - - - - - - - $2,113,200 0.92


2020 Dead Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been traded or released. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (47) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Kirksey Christian Kirksey ILB - $2,400,000 - - - - - - $2,400,000 1.05
Carrie Travis Carrie CB - $1,800,000 - - - - - - $1,800,000 0.79
Corbett Austin Corbett C - $1,792,000 - - - - - - $1,792,000 0.78
Johnson Duke Johnson RB - $1,500,000 - - - - - - $1,500,000 0.66
Burnett Morgan Burnett SS - $1,325,000 - - - - - - $1,325,000 0.58
Smith Chris Smith DE - $1,166,666 - - - - - - $1,166,666 0.51
Harris Demetrius Harris TE - $1,000,000 - - - - - - $1,000,000 0.44
Taylor Adarius Taylor ILB - $500,000 - - - - - - $500,000 0.22
Kush Eric Kush G - $350,000 - - - - - - $350,000 0.15
Callaway Antonio Callaway WR - $337,816 - - - - - - $337,816 0.15
Thomas Chad Thomas DE - $262,235 - - - - - - $262,235 0.11
Avery Genard Avery ILB - $144,472 - - - - - - $144,472 0.06
Green A.J. Green CB $130,000 $5,000 - - - - - - $135,000 0.06
Seibert Austin Seibert K $39,706 $65,114 - - - - - - $104,819 0.05
Gilbert Garrett Gilbert QB - $37,500 - - $50,000 - - - $87,500 0.04
Lewis Donnie Lewis CB - $76,443 - - - - - - $76,443 0.03
Bradley J'Marcus Bradley WR $55,000 $2,500 - - - - - - $57,500 0.03
Ajayi Solomon Ajayi LB $50,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $53,333 0.02
Houston Jameson Houston CB $50,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $53,333 0.02
Ratley Damion Ratley WR - $48,467 - - - - - - $48,467 0.02
Jackson Robert Jackson CB $48,106 - - - - - - - $48,105 0.02
Benton Elijah Benton S $40,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $43,333 0.02
Moffatt Jovante Moffatt S $40,000 $2,333 - - - - - - $42,333 0.02
Herrien Brian Herrien RB $35,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $36,666 0.02
LeMay Benny LeMay RB $33,400 $1,666 - - - - - - $35,066 0.02
Taylor Alex Taylor T $30,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $33,333 0.01
Meander Montrel Meander S $16,800 - - - - - - - $16,800 0.01
Whatley Jeffrey Whatley DT $12,500 $1,166 - - - - - - $13,666 0.01
Blough David Blough QB - $13,337 - - - - - - $13,337 0.01
Davidson Kevin Davidson QB $10,000 $2,500 - - - - - - $12,500 0.01
Parkey Cody Parkey K $12,000 - - - - - - - $12,000 0.01
Obinna George Obinna DE $10,000 $666 - - - - - - $10,666 0.00
Owens Jarrell Owens DE - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
Ray Wyatt Ray DE - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.00
Aiello Brady Aiello T $8,400 - - - - - - - $8,400 0.00
Harrison Desmond Harrison LT - $6,668 - - - - - - $6,668 0.00
Young II Dedrick Young II LB - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
Hassell J.T. Hassell S - $4,667 - - - - - - $4,667 0.00
Fineanganofo Brian Fineanganofo T - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Carlson Stephen Carlson TE - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
Brown Tony Brown WR - $1,666 - - - - - - $1,666 0.00
Baker Dorian Baker WR - $1,000 - - - - - - $1,000 0.00
Montgomery DJ Montgomery WR - $1,000 - - - - - - $1,000 0.00
Stubbs Anthony Stubbs LB - $1,000 - - - - - - $1,000 0.00
Wright Willie Wright C - $1,000 - - - - - - $1,000 0.00
Willies Derrick Willies WR - $834 - - - - - - $834 0.00
Ponder Jermaine Ponder CB - $667 - - - - - - $667 0.00
Dead: $13,567,958 $620,912 $12,897,048 - - $50,000 - - - $13,567,958 5.93


2020 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2020 NFL Salary Cap $198,200,000
2019 Rollover Cap $30,500,147
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $228,700,147
All Contracts $112,047,760 $47,151,506 $12,381,326 - $950,000 $1,300,000 $1,400,000 $174,770,590
Injured Reserve Money $3,388,877 $2,014,121 - - - - - $5,402,998
Dead Money $620,912 $12,897,048 - - $50,000 - - $13,567,958
Practice Squad $2,113,200 - - - - - - $2,113,200
Total $118,170,749 $62,062,675 $12,381,326 - $1,000,000 $1,300,000 $1,400,000 $195,854,746
Cap Space $32,845,401