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Paul Posluszny

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Outside Linebacker Age: 35 Exp: 11 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#34 overall), 2007 College: Penn State Agent(s): Priority Sports & Entertainment

Jaguars – The Athletic

Player Status: Retired
  • Current Contract

    Paul Posluszny signed a 3 year, $15,000,000 contract with the Jacksonville Jaguars, including $3,950,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,000,000. In , Posluszny 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: 3 yr(s) / $15,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,000,000
    Total Guarantees $3,950,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,950,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 30 $3,950,000 $2,166,666 $718,750 $50,000 - $6,885,416 $7,000,000 $4,937,500($4,937,500)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $7,000,000 2015 Cap Savings: $-114,584 Pre-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $7,000,000 2015 Cap Savings: $-114,584 Post-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $6,666,666 2016 Dead Cap: $333,334 2015 Cap Savings: $218,750 Post-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $6,666,666 2016 Dead Cap: $333,334 2015 Cap Savings: $218,750
    2016 Contract details by year 31 $3,950,000 $166,666 $437,500 $50,000 $500,000 $5,104,166 $4,333,334 $4,937,500($9,875,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $4,333,334 2016 Cap Savings: $770,832 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $333,334 2016 Cap Savings: $4,770,832 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $4,166,666 2017 Dead Cap: $166,668 2016 Cap Savings: $937,500 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $166,666 2017 Dead Cap: $166,668 2016 Cap Savings: $4,937,500
    2017 Contract details by year 32 $3,950,000 $166,668 $1,000,000 $50,000 $1,000,000 $6,166,668 $4,716,668 $6,000,000($15,875,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $4,716,668 2017 Cap Savings: $1,450,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $766,668 2017 Cap Savings: $5,400,000 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $4,716,668 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Cap Savings: $1,450,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $766,668 2018 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Cap Savings: $5,400,000
    2018 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Annual  Per Game Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000, 14 LTBE in 2016)
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $500,000
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $500,000 (3/13/2017)
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $50,000
    • 2017 Incentives: $1M LTBE
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2017

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $45,000,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $7,500,000
    Total Guarantees $13,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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    2007-2010Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $4,750,000
    Signing Bonus $1,468,000
    Average Salary $1,187,500
    Total Guarantees $2,550,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2011 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $1,468,000 $115,000 - - - - $1,868,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $50,000 - - - $550,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 - - $50,000 - - - $650,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $665,000 - - $50,000 - - - $715,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $10,000,000 - - - - - $11,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,950,000 - $2,000,000 $50,000 - - - $5,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $6,450,000 - - $50,000 - - - $6,500,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $7,450,000 - - $50,000 - - - $7,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $3,950,000 - $937,500 $50,000 - - - $4,937,500
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $3,950,000 - $437,500 $50,000 - - $500,000 $4,937,500
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,950,000 - $1,000,000 $50,000 - - $1,000,000 $6,000,000
    11 seasons $31,750,000 $11,468,000 $4,490,000 $450,000 - - $1,500,000 $49,658,000
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,050,000 $1,468,000 $115,000 $150,000 - - - $3,783,000
    7 seasons Player Cash Earnings $29,700,000 $10,000,000 $4,375,000 $300,000 - - - $45,875,000
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 10/06/2017, $9,115

      Taunting against Dylan Donahue (NYJ)


    • TOTAL: $9,115

  • Transactions

    Mar 13 2018Retired from Professional Football
    Oct 6 2017Fined $9,115 Taunting against Dylan Donahue (NYJ)
    Oct 6 2017Fined $9,115 Taunting (throwing a ball at a player) against Denver (DEN)
    Apr 16 2015Signed a 3 year $15 million restructured contract with Jacksonville (JAC)
    Jul 29 2011Signed a 6 year $42 million contract with Jacksonville (JAC)
    Jul 25 2007Signed a 4 year $4.75 million contract with Buffalo (BUF)
    Apr 28 2007Drafted by Buffalo (BUF): Round 2 (#34 overall)
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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 JAX 16 16 11 481 46.4 1.5 61 43 18
    2016 JAX 16 16 16 1057 98.2 1.5 132 96 36 1
    2015 JAX 14 14 14 981 84.2 1 133 103 30 3
    2014 JAX 7 7 7 486 43.4 2 69 47 22
    2013 JAX 15 15 15 1039 92.7 3 161 121 40 1 2
    2012 JAX 16 16 16 1125 98.8 2 139 106 33 2 3
    2011 JAX 16 16 16 2.5 119 70 49 1 2
    2010 BUF 14 14 14 2.5 152 103 49
    2009 BUF 12 12 12 1 111 88 23 3 3
    2008 BUF 16 16 16 110 87 23 1 1
    2007 BUF 3 3 3 26 16 9
    Totals 145 145 140 5,169 - 17 1,213 880 332 8 15