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Embed This Emmanuel Sanders

Wide Receiver Age: 31 Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#82 overall), 2010 College: Southern Methodist Agent(s): Jordan Woy (Willis & Woy)
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  • Current Contract

    Emmanuel Sanders signed a 3 year, $33,000,000 contract with the Denver Broncos, including a $10,750,000 signing bonus, $26,900,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $11,000,000. In 2018, Sanders will earn a base salary of $8,250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $10,937,500 and a dead cap value of $13,625,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $33,000,000
    Signing Bonus $10,750,000
    Average Salary $11,000,000
    Total Guarantees $26,900,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $20,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 29 $2,500,000 $3,687,500 - $6,187,500 $21,000,000 $13,250,000($13,250,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $21,000,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-14,812,500 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $11,750,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-5,562,500 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $12,937,500 2017 Dead Cap: $8,062,500 2016 Cap Savings: $-6,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $3,687,500 2017 Dead Cap: $8,062,500 2016 Cap Savings: $2,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 30 $6,750,000 $2,687,500 $100,000 $9,537,500 $14,912,500 $6,850,000($20,100,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $14,912,500 2017 Cap Savings: $-5,375,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $8,162,500 2017 Cap Savings: $1,375,000 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $9,537,500 2018 Dead Cap: $5,375,000 2017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $2,787,500 2018 Dead Cap: $5,375,000 2017 Cap Savings: $6,750,000
    2018 Contract details by year 31 $8,250,000 $2,687,500 - $10,937,500 $13,625,000 $8,250,000($28,350,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $13,625,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-2,687,500 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $5,375,000 2018 Cap Savings: $5,562,500 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $10,937,500 2019 Dead Cap: $2,687,500 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $2,687,500 2019 Dead Cap: $2,687,500 2018 Cap Savings: $8,250,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 3 yr, $28,350,000; $2,687,500 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 32 $10,250,000 $2,687,500 - $12,937,500 $2,687,500 $10,250,000($38,600,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $2,687,500 2019 Cap Savings: $10,250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $2,687,500 2019 Cap Savings: $10,250,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $2,687,500 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $10,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $2,687,500 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $10,250,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
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    Contract Notes:
    • $20M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2016 salary + 2017 salary)
    • $6.9M of his 2018 salary becomes fully guaranteed on 03/18/2018
    • 2017 Workout Bonus: $100,000

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2016

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $15,000,000
    Signing Bonus $3,000,000
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Guaranteed $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2014 27 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 - $4,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000($38,600,000)
    2015 28 $4,850,000 $1,000,000 - - $5,850,000 $2,000,000 $4,850,000($38,600,000)
    2016 29 $5,600,000 $1,000,000 - - $6,600,000 $1,000,000 $5,600,000($38,600,000)
    2017 Free agent year 30 UFA  
    • $6M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2014 base + 2014 Roster Bonus)
    • 2014 Roster Bonus: $1 million
    • 90 Receptions: $250,000
    • 1,200 Rec. Yards: $500,000
    • 8 Touchdowns: $100,000
    • 14 Touchdowns: $150,000
    • First Team All-NFL: $500,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $320,000 $586,069 - - - - - $906,069
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 - - - - - - $405,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $490,000 - - - - - - $490,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - - - - - $2,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $3,000,000 $1,000,000 - - - - $6,000,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $4,850,000 - - - - - - $4,850,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 $10,750,000 - - - - - $13,250,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,750,000 - - $100,000 - - - $6,850,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $8,250,000 - - - - - - $8,250,000
    9 seasons $28,065,000 $14,336,069 $1,000,000 $100,000 - - - $43,501,069
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $10,250,000 - - - - - - $10,250,000
    $38,315,000 $14,336,069 $1,000,000 $100,000 - - - $53,751,069
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 10/19/2018, $10,026

      Taunting against Troy Hill (LAR)


    • Player contract details by year 12/16/2016, $12,154

      Excessive celebration against Tennessee (TEN)


    • Player contract details by year 11/09/2012, $15,000

      for faking an injury during an Oct. 21 game in Cincinnati


    • TOTAL: $37,180

  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Emmanuel Sanders ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Yds/Gm Rec TD Fum Drops Prod Pts
    2018 DEN 9 9 9 524 0.860 74 56 707 12.6 78.56 3 1 2 104.52
    2017 DEN 12 12 11 635 0.564 92 47 555 11.8 46.25 2 0 5 67.5
    2016 DEN 16 16 16 868 0.804 137 79 1032 13.1 64.50 5 1 1 133.6
    2015 DEN 15 15 15 860 0.775 137 76 1135 14.9 75.67 6 2 6 148.4
    2014 DEN 16 16 16 1000 0.887 141 101 1404 13.9 87.75 9 1 2 200.8
    2013 PIT 16 16 11 797 0.758 112 67 740 11 46.25 6 1 5 114.5
    2012 PIT 16 16 7 722 0.677 74 44 626 14.2 39.13 1 3 3 65
    2011 PIT 11 11 43 22 288 13.1 26.18 2 0 2 41.4
    2010 PIT 13 13 1 50 28 376 13.4 28.92 2 2 47.6