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Embed This Von Miller

Outside Linebacker Age: 29 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#2 overall), 2011 College: Texas A&M Agent(s): Joby Branion (Vanguard Sports Group)
  • Current Contract

    Von Miller signed a 6 year, $114,100,000 contract with the Denver Broncos, including a $17,000,000 signing bonus, $70,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $19,016,667. In 2018, Miller will earn a base salary of $2,000,000, a restructure bonus of $16,900,000 and a workout bonus of $500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $10,125,000 and a dead cap value of $38,200,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $114,100,000
    Signing Bonus $17,000,000
    Average Salary $19,016,667
    Total Guarantees $70,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $42,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Restructure Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 27 $2,000,000 $3,400,000 $6,000,000 - - $100,000 $11,500,000 $28,400,000 $25,100,000($25,100,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $28,400,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-16,900,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $3,400,000 2016 Cap Savings: $8,100,000 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $42,000,000 2017 Dead Cap: $-13,600,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-30,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $17,000,000 2017 Dead Cap: $-13,600,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-5,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $16,500,000 $3,400,000 - - - - $19,900,000 $49,600,000 $16,500,000($41,600,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $49,600,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-29,700,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $13,600,000 2017 Cap Savings: $6,300,000 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $39,400,000 2018 Dead Cap: $10,200,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-19,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $3,400,000 2018 Dead Cap: $10,200,000 2017 Cap Savings: $16,500,000
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $2,000,000 $3,400,000 - $500,000 $4,225,000 - $10,125,000 $38,200,000 $19,400,000($61,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $38,200,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-28,075,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $27,600,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-17,475,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $18,725,000 2019 Dead Cap: $19,475,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-8,600,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $8,125,000 2019 Dead Cap: $19,475,000 2018 Cap Savings: $2,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 30 $17,000,000 $3,400,000 - $500,000 $4,225,000 - $25,125,000 $28,475,000 $17,500,000($78,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $28,475,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-3,350,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $19,475,000 2019 Cap Savings: $5,650,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $16,625,000 2020 Dead Cap: $11,850,000 2019 Cap Savings: $8,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $7,625,000 2020 Dead Cap: $11,850,000 2019 Cap Savings: $17,500,000

    Potential Out: 2020, 4 yr, $78,500,000; $11,850,000 dead cap

    2020 Contract details by year 31 $17,500,000 $3,400,000 - $500,000 $4,225,000 - $25,625,000 $11,850,000 $18,000,000($96,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $11,850,000 2020 Cap Savings: $13,775,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $11,850,000 2020 Cap Savings: $13,775,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $7,625,000 2021 Dead Cap: $4,225,000 2020 Cap Savings: $18,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $7,625,000 2021 Dead Cap: $4,225,000 2020 Cap Savings: $18,000,000
    2021 Contract details by year 32 $17,500,000 - - $500,000 $4,225,000 - $22,225,000 $4,225,000 $18,000,000($114,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $4,225,000 2021 Cap Savings: $18,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $4,225,000 2021 Cap Savings: $18,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $4,225,000 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $18,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $4,225,000 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $18,000,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $42M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2016 salary + 2016 roster bonus + 2017 salary)
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $6M
    • $18.5M 2018 salary & $500,000 workout bonus fully guarantee on 3/13/2017
    • $9M of 2019 salary fully guarantees on 3/18/2018
    • 2020 Club Option (must be exercised by last league day of 2019. If exercised, $6M guarantees)
    • 2021 Club option (must be exercised by last league day of 2020. If exercised, $7M guarantees)
    • 2018-21 Workout Bonus: $500,000

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016Franchise Tag

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $14,129,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $14,129,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2016 27 $14,129,000 - - $14,129,000 - $14,129,000($114,500,000)
    2017 Free agent year 28 UFA  
    • NOTE: Franchise tag has been offered by team, but not signed
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $13,773,004 - - - - - $14,148,004
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,329,563 - - - - - - $1,329,563
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,477,964 - - - - - - $1,477,964
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,238,688 - - - - - - $3,238,688
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $9,754,000 - - - - - - $9,754,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $17,000,000 $6,000,000 - - - $100,000 $25,100,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $16,500,000 - - - - - - $16,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $500,000 $16,900,000 - - $19,400,000
    8 seasons $36,675,215 $30,773,004 $6,000,000 $500,000 $16,900,000 - $100,000 $90,948,219
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $17,000,000 - - $500,000 - - - $17,500,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $17,500,000 - - $500,000 - - - $18,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $17,500,000 - - $500,000 - - - $18,000,000
    $88,675,215 $30,773,004 $6,000,000 $2,000,000 $16,900,000 - $100,000 $144,448,219
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/04/2015, $8,681

      Roughing the Passer against Tom Brady (NE)


    • Player contract details by year 10/02/2015, $11,567

      Excessive celebration of a touchdown against Detroit (DET)


    • Player contract details by year 12/13/2013, $25,000

      Roughing the Passer against Ryan Fitzpatrick (TEN)


    • Player contract details by year 08/20/2013, 6 games, $806,161

      Substance Abuse


    • Player contract details by year 12/07/2012, $25,000

      for hitting Buccaneers QB Josh Freeman below the knees


    • Player contract details by year 11/15/2012, $21,000

      for a low hit on Panthers QB Cam Newton


    • Player contract details by year 09/28/2012, $15,750

      for roughing the passer on Texans QB Matt Schaub


    • Player contract details by year 11/21/2011, $15,000

      Hit to the head on QB Carson Palmer


    • TOTAL: $928,159

  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Von Miller 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 DEN 6 6 6 299 0.733 5.5 25 15 10 2
    2017 DEN 16 16 16 850 0.863 10 57 51 6 2
    2016 DEN 16 16 16 933 0.818 12.5 77 61 16 2
    2015 DEN 16 16 16 839 0.773 11 35 30 5 4
    2014 DEN 16 16 16 910 0.850 13.5 59 43 16 1
    2013 DEN 9 9 9 539 0.838 5 34 27 7 3
    2012 DEN 16 16 16 962 0.899 18.5 68 55 13 6 1
    2011 DEN 15 15 15 11.5 65 51 14 3