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Justin Forsett

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Running Back Age: 34 Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#233 overall), 2008 College: California Agent(s): Relativity Sports

Broncos – The Athletic

Player Status: Retired
  • Current Contract

    Justin Forsett signed a 1 year, $885,000 contract with the Detroit Lions, including an average annual salary of $885,000. In , Forsett will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of , while carrying a cap hit of and a dead cap value of .

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $885,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $885,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $208,235 $208,235 - $208,235($208,235)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $0 2016 Cap Savings: $208,235 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $0 2016 Cap Savings: $208,235 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2016 Cap Savings: $208,235 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Dead Cap: $0 2016 Cap Savings: $208,235
    2017 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2017

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $6,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
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    2015-2017

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $9,000,000
    Signing Bonus $2,100,000
    Average Salary $3,000,000
    Total Guarantees $3,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,000,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
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    2014-2014

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $730,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $730,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
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    2013-2014

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $2,250,000
    Signing Bonus $200,000
    Average Salary $1,125,000
    Total Guarantees $200,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
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    2012-2012

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $700,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $700,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
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    2008-2011Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $1,751,000
    Signing Bonus $46,000
    Average Salary $437,750
    Total Guarantees $46,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2012 / UFA
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 $46,000 - - - - - $341,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - - - - - - $385,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $470,000 - - - - - - $470,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 - - - - - - $600,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 - - - - - - $700,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $200,000 - $50,000 - - - $1,150,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $730,000 - - - - - $153,781 $883,781
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $2,100,000 - - - - - $3,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - - - - - $3,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $208,235 - - - - - - $208,235
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $364,411 - - - - - - $364,411
    9 seasons $8,552,646 $2,346,000 - $50,000 - - $153,781 $11,102,427
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 $46,000 - - - - - $1,796,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $700,000 - - - - - - $700,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $200,000 - $50,000 - - - $1,150,000
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $4,630,000 $2,100,000 - - - - - $6,883,781
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $208,235 - - - - - - $208,235
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $364,411 - - - - - - $364,411
  • Transactions

    May 3 2017Retired from Professional Football
    Dec 5 2016Claimed off waivers by Denver (DEN)
    Dec 3 2016Waived by Detroit (DET)
    Oct 11 2016Signed a 1 year $885k contract with Detroit (DET)
    Oct 4 2016Released by Baltimore (BAL)
    Sep 5 2016Signed a 2 year $6 million contract with Baltimore (BAL)
    Sep 3 2016Released by Baltimore (BAL)
    Mar 12 2015Signed a 3 year $9 million contract with Baltimore (BAL)
    Apr 4 2014Signed a 1 year $730k contract with Baltimore (BAL)
    Mar 15 2013Signed a 2 year $2 million contract with Jacksonville (JAC)
    Jun 2 2012Signed a 1 year $700k contract with Houston (HOU)
    Jun 18 2008Signed a 4 year $1.75 million contract with Seattle (SEA)
    Apr 26 2008Drafted by Seattle (SEA): Round 7 (#233 overall)
    Apr 26 2008Drafted by Seattle (SEA): Round 7 (#233 overall)
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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Rush Att Rush Yds Yds/Att Rush TD Rec Rec Yds Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2016 DEN 10 9 6 265 24.6 87 291 3.3 1 20 85 0 2 41.6
    2015 BAL 10 10 10 478 42.1 151 641 4.2 2 31 153 0 0 91.4
    2014 BAL 16 16 14 707 65.7 235 1266 5.4 8 44 263 0 1 202.9
    2013 JAX 11 9 99 9.4 6 31 5.2 0 15 82 0 1 11.3
    2012 HOU 16 16 129 11.4 63 374 5.9 1 3 38 0 0 47.2
    2011 SEA 16 16 46 145 3.2 1 23 128 0 0 33.3
    2010 SEA 16 16 5 118 523 4.4 2 33 249 0 0 89.2
    2009 SEA 16 16 2 114 619 5.4 4 41 350 1 4 124.9
    Totals 111 108 37 1,678 - 820 3,890 4.7 19 210 1,348 1 8 641.80