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Embed This Ezekiel Ansah

Defensive End Age: 29 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#5 overall), 2013 College: Brigham Young Agent(s): Frank Bauer (Sun West Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Ezekiel Ansah signed a 1 year, $17,143,000 contract with the Detroit Lions, including an average annual salary of $17,143,000. In , Ansah 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) / $17,143,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $17,143,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $17,143,000 $17,143,000 $17,143,000 $17,143,000($17,143,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $17,143,000 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $17,143,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $17,143,000 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $17,143,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Fully Guaranteed
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2017Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $18,594,514
    Signing Bonus $11,903,272
    Average Salary $4,648,629
    Guaranteed $18,594,499
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2013 24 $405,000 $2,975,818 - $3,380,818 $18,594,499 $12,308,272($12,308,272)
    2014 25 $1,250,205 $2,975,818 - $4,226,023 $15,213,684 $1,271,349($13,579,621)
    2015 26 $2,095,414 $2,975,818 - $5,071,232 $10,987,671 $2,095,414($15,675,035)
    2016 27 $2,940,621 $2,975,818 - $5,916,439 $5,916,439 $2,940,621($18,615,656)
    2017 28 $12,734,000 - - $12,734,000 $12,734,000 $12,734,000($31,349,656)
    2018 Free agent year 29 UFA  
    • No offset language
    • Fully guaranteed
    • 5th year option available, exercised, guarantees 3/9/17
    Source: Joel Corry
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 $11,903,272 - - - - - $12,308,272
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,205 - - - - - $21,144 $1,271,349
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,095,414 - - - - - - $2,095,414
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,940,621 - - - - - - $2,940,621
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $12,734,000 - - - - - - $12,734,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $17,143,000 - - - - - - $17,143,000
    6 seasons $36,568,240 $11,903,272 - - - - $21,144 $48,492,656
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/07/2018, $20,054

      Low hit against Jared Goff (LAR)


    • Player contract details by year 12/26/2014, $22,050

      Roughing the Passer against Jimmy Clausen (CHI)


    • TOTAL: $42,104

  • 2019 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Ezekiel Ansah ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($0) Rank
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    Detroit Lions: #
    Defensive End: #

    Total Cash ($0) Rank
    NFL: #
    Defensive End: #

    Average Annual ($0) Rank
    NFL: #
    Defensive End: #
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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2018 DET 7 7 2 146 0.219 4 11 7 4
    2017 DET 14 14 14 516 0.474 12 44 39 5 1
    2016 DET 13 13 13 495 0.482 2 35 21 14
    2015 DET 16 16 16 659 0.632 14.5 47 39 8 4
    2014 DET 16 16 16 664 0.635 7.5 49 37 12 3
    2013 DET 14 14 12 553 0.536 8 30 17 13 2
    Totals 80 80 73 3,033 - 48 216 160 56 10 0
  • Calculated Market Value

    Market Value

    • 4 yrs, $54,502,136
    • Avg. Salary: $13,625,534
    • NFL Rank: 69
    • DE Rank: 10

    Previous Contract

    • Free Agent:
    • Avg. Salary: -
    • NFL Rank: 0
    • DE Rank: 0

    Comparable Players

    We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Ezekiel Ansah to.

    Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
    Chandler Jones 5 $82,500,000 $16,500,000 27
    Everson Griffen 4 $58,000,000 $14,500,000 29
    Carlos Dunlap 3 $40,650,000 $13,550,000 29
    Nick Perry 5 $59,000,000 $11,800,000 26
    Averages 4.3 $60,037,500 $14,126,471 27.8


    Base Calculated Value

    After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Ansah's current age (29), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

    Length Value Avg. Salary
    3 $43,393,422 $14,464,474


    Statistical Comparisons

    Now we'll compare our variables and Ansah statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: Games Played %, Sacks, Tackles, Hurries, Stops, Rating

    Player GP% Sacks/GM Tkl/GM Hurries Stops Rating
    Chandler Jones 2015-2016, ARI 96.88 0.76 2.23 2.74 2 82.1
    Everson Griffen 2015-2016, MIN 96.88 0.6 2.26 2.94 1.87 67.05
    Carlos Dunlap 2016-2017, CIN 100 0.48 2.03 2.88 1.59 76.35
    Nick Perry 2015-2016, GB 87.5 0.52 1.82 1.54 1.86 73.3
    Average 95.32 0.59 2.09 2.53 1.83 74.70
    Ezekiel Ansah 2017-2018 65.63 0.76 2.19 1.52 1.71 73.6
    % Change -31.15% 28.81% 4.78% -39.92% -6.56% -1.47%
    Median Prime % Change -4.02%
    Average Prime % Change -7.59%


    Ezekiel Ansah's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

    Terms Avg. Salary
    4 years, $54,502,136 $13,625,534