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Damien Wilson

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Outside Linebacker Age: 27 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#127 overall), 2015 College: Minnesota Agent(s): Jason Chayut (SportStars)

Chiefs – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Damien Wilson signed a 2 year, $5,750,000 contract with the Kansas City Chiefs, including a $1,750,000 signing bonus, $2,470,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,875,000. In 2020, Wilson will earn a base salary of $3,200,000, a roster bonus of $250,000, a workout bonus of $50,000 and a incentive bonus of $1,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $5,375,000 and a dead cap value of $875,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $5,750,000
    Signing Bonus $1,750,000
    Average Salary $2,875,000
    Total Guarantees $2,470,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $2,470,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2019 Contract details by year 26 $720,000 $875,000 $250,000 $30,000 - $1,875,000 $2,500,000 $2,750,000($2,750,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-625,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,780,000 2019 Cap Savings: $95,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $1,625,000 2020 Dead Cap: $875,000 2019 Cap Savings: $250,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $905,000 2020 Dead Cap: $875,000 2019 Cap Savings: $970,000

    Potential Out: 2020, 1 yr, $2,750,000; $875,000 dead cap

    2020 Contract details by year 27 $3,200,000 $875,000 $250,000 $50,000 $1,000,000 $5,375,000 $875,000 $4,500,000($7,250,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $875,000 2020 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $875,000 2020 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $875,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $4,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $875,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $4,500,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 28 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $2.47M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2019 salary)
    • Per Game 46-Man Active Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000)
    • 2019 Workout Bonus: $30,000
    • 2020 Workout Bonus: $50,000
    • 2020 club option must be exercised by 3/18/2020
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2018Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,746,315
    Signing Bonus $466,315
    Average Salary $686,579
    Total Guarantees $466,315
    Guaranteed at Signing $466,315
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $435,000 $466,315 - - - - - $901,315
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - - - - - $525,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $615,000 - - - - - - $615,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $705,000 - - - - - - $705,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $720,000 $1,750,000 $250,000 $30,000 - - - $2,750,000
    5 seasons $3,000,000 $2,216,315 $250,000 $30,000 - - - $5,496,315
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $3,200,000 - $250,000 $50,000 - - - $4,500,000
    $6,200,000 $2,216,315 $500,000 $80,000 - - - $9,996,315
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,280,000 $466,315 - - - - - $2,746,315
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $720,000 $1,750,000 $250,000 $30,000 - - - $2,750,000
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 11/03/2017, $18,231

      Roughing the Passer against Kirk Cousins (WAS)


    • TOTAL: $18,231

  • Transactions

    Mar 16 2020Kansas City (KC) exercised a $3 million option for 2020
    Mar 12 2019Signed a 2 year $5.75 million contract with Kansas City (KC)
    Nov 3 2017Fined $18,231 Roughing the Passer against Kirk Cousins (WAS)
    May 28 2015Signed a 4 year $2.74 million contract with Dallas (DAL)
    May 2 2015Drafted by Dallas (DAL): Round 4 (#127 overall)
  • 2020 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Damien Wilson 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
    2019 KC 16 16 16 715 0.638 1.5 81 52 29 1
    2018 DAL 16 16 7 285 0.272 1 37 28 9 1
    2017 DAL 16 16 9 325 0.314 1 33 19 14
    2016 DAL 16 16 6 284 0.269 0.5 33 24 7
    2015 DAL 16 16 32 0.030 15 4 3
    Totals 80 80 38 1,641 - 4 199 127 62 2 0