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Embed This Devon Kennard

Outside Linebacker Age: 27 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#174 overall), 2014 College: Southern California Agent(s): Elevate Sports Mgmt ()
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  • Current Contract

    Devon Kennard signed a 3 year, $17,250,000 contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $5,250,000 signing bonus, $8,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,750,000. In 2018, Kennard will earn a base salary of $2,250,000, a signing bonus of $5,250,000, a roster bonus of $250,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $4,350,000 and a dead cap value of $7,600,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $17,250,000
    Signing Bonus $5,250,000
    Average Salary $5,750,000
    Total Guarantees $8,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $7,500,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 27 $2,250,000 $1,750,000 $250,000 $100,000 $4,350,000 $7,600,000 $7,850,000($7,850,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $7,600,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-3,250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $5,350,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-1,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $4,100,000 2019 Dead Cap: $3,500,000 2018 Cap Savings: $250,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,850,000 2019 Dead Cap: $3,500,000 2018 Cap Savings: $2,500,000
    2019 Contract details by year 28 $3,500,000 $1,750,000 $375,000 $100,000 $5,725,000 $3,500,000 $3,975,000($11,825,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $3,500,000 2019 Cap Savings: $2,225,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $3,500,000 2019 Cap Savings: $2,225,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $1,750,000 2020 Dead Cap: $1,750,000 2019 Cap Savings: $3,975,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,750,000 2020 Dead Cap: $1,750,000 2019 Cap Savings: $3,975,000

    Potential Out: 2020, 2 yr, $11,825,000; $1,750,000 dead cap

    2020 Contract details by year 29 $4,950,000 $1,750,000 $375,000 $100,000 $7,175,000 $1,750,000 $5,425,000($17,250,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,750,000 2020 Cap Savings: $5,425,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,750,000 2020 Cap Savings: $5,425,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,750,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $5,425,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,750,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $5,425,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $7.5 guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2018 salary)
    • $1M of 2019 salary fully guarantees on the 5th league day of 2019
    • 2018 Per Game Active Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000, 15 LTBE)
    • 2019-20 Per Game Active Bonus: $23,437 ($375,000)
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $100,000
    • Annual Incentives: $500,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
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    Previous Contracts

    2014-2017Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,364,560
    Signing Bonus $144,560
    Average Salary $591,140
    Guaranteed $144,560
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2014 23 $420,000 $36,140 - $456,140 $144,560 $564,560($17,250,000)
    2015 24 $499,588 $36,140 - $535,728 $108,420 $624,346($17,250,000)
    2016 25 $600,000 $36,140 - $636,140 $72,280 $600,000($17,250,000)
    2017 26 $1,797,000 $36,140 - $1,833,140 $36,140 $1,797,000($17,250,000)
    2018 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • 2017 Proven Performance Escalator Available
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $420,000 $144,560 - - - - - $564,560
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $499,588 - - - - - $124,758 $624,346
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 - - - - - - $600,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,797,000 - - - - - - $1,797,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 $5,250,000 $250,000 $100,000 - - - $7,850,000
    5 seasons $5,566,588 $5,394,560 $250,000 $100,000 - - $124,758 $11,435,906
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - $375,000 $100,000 - - - $3,975,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $4,950,000 - $375,000 $100,000 - - - $5,425,000
    $14,016,588 $5,394,560 $1,000,000 $300,000 - - $124,758 $20,835,906
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Devon Kennard 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 DET 12 12 12 680 0.850 6 39 27 12
    2017 NYG 15 15 11 545 0.495 4 42 25 17
    2016 NYG 16 16 9 533 0.480 1 60 38 20
    2015 NYG 9 9 9 487 0.451 58 36 20 1 1
    2014 NYG 12 12 6 333 0.316 4.5 43 36 7 2
    Totals 64 64 47 2,578 - 16 242 162 76 3 1