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Vontaze Burfict

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Outside Linebacker Age: 29 Exp: 7 Years
Undrafted: 2012, Bengals College: Arizona State Agent(s): Lamont Smith (Worldwide Sports Entertainment Collective)
Player Status: Inactive
  • Current Contract

    Vontaze Burfict signed a 1 year, $2,000,000 contract with the Oakland Raiders, including a $300,000 signing bonus, $300,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,000,000. In , Burfict 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) / $2,000,000
    Signing Bonus $300,000
    Average Salary $2,000,000
    Total Guarantees $300,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $300,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2019 Contract details by year 28 $1,150,000 $300,000 $87,500 $200,000 $1,737,500 $500,000 $1,737,500($1,737,500)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $500,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,237,500 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $500,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,237,500 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $500,000 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $1,237,500 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $500,000 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $1,237,500
    2020 Free Agent Year 29 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Per Game Active Bonus: $21,875 ($350,000, 7 LTBE)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2017-2020

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $32,534,000
    Signing Bonus $3,300,000
    Average Salary $10,844,667
    Total Guarantees $11,236,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $11,236,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
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    2014-2017

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $19,004,000
    Signing Bonus $3,100,000
    Average Salary $4,751,000
    Total Guarantees $6,904,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $6,904,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
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    2012-2014

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $1,441,000
    Signing Bonus $1,000
    Average Salary $480,333
    Total Guarantees $1,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 0 / RFA
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $1,000 - - - - - $391,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - - - - - $480,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 $3,100,000 $3,800,000 - - - - $7,600,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,050,000 - $3,150,000 $200,000 - - - $4,400,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,347,059 - - $200,000 - - - $2,547,059
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,535,529 $3,105,882 - $200,000 - - - $9,841,411
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,913,529 - $2,984,375 $500,000 - - - $6,397,904
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,150,000 $300,000 $87,500 $200,000 - - - $1,737,500
    8 seasons $15,566,117 $6,506,882 $10,021,875 $1,300,000 - - - $33,394,874
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    7 seasons Player Cash Earnings $14,416,117 $6,206,882 $9,934,375 $1,100,000 - - - $31,657,374
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,150,000 $300,000 $87,500 $200,000 - - - $1,737,500
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/30/2019, 12 games, $1,163,787

      Targeting against Indianapolis (IND)


    • Player contract details by year 12/07/2018, $53,482

      Lowering his helmet against Andy Janovich (DEN)


    • Player contract details by year 10/19/2018, $112,000

      Hit to head area against Antonio Brown (PIT) & James Conner (PIT)


    • Player contract details by year 03/16/2018, 4 games, $1,839,362

      PEDs


    • Player contract details by year 10/27/2017, $12,154

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct (kicking) Roosevelt Nix (PIT)


    • Player contract details by year 08/28/2017, 3 games, $1,400,469

      Illegal hit against Anthony Sherman (KC)


    • Player contract details by year 11/25/2016, $12,154

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct (middle finger to fans) against Buffalo (BUF)


    • Player contract details by year 10/19/2016, $75,000

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct, stepping on LeGarrette Blount (NE)


    • Player contract details by year 04/01/2016, 3 games, $502,941

      Hit to a defenseless receiver (Antonio Brown, PIT)


    • Player contract details by year 01/11/2016, $50,000

      Late hit against Maxx WIlliams (BAL)


    • Player contract details by year 12/18/2015, $69,454

      Combination of unsportsmanlike conduct plays against Pittsburgh (PIT)


    • Player contract details by year 10/15/2014, $25,000

      Ankle-Twisting Cam Newton (CAR) and Greg Olsen (CAR)


    • Player contract details by year 11/01/2013, $21,000

      Spearing against Stephen Hill (NYJ)


    • Player contract details by year 09/27/2013, $21,000

      Hit on a defenseless Packers WR James Jones


    • Player contract details by year 09/27/2013, $10,000

      Striking an Packers TE Ryan Taylor in the groin


    • TOTAL: $5,367,803

  • Transactions

    Sep 30 2019Suspended the remainder of the 2019 season (12 game) for targeting against Indianapolis (IND), forfeiting $1,163,786 in salary & bonus with Oakland (OAK)
    Mar 19 2019Signed a 1 year $2 million contract with Oakland (OAK)
    Mar 18 2019Released by Cincinnati (CIN), clearing $5.5M of cap
    Dec 7 2018Fined $53,482 Lowering his helmet against Andy Janovich (DEN)
    Oct 19 2018Fined $112,000 Hit to head area against Antonio Brown (PIT) & James Conner (PIT)
    Mar 16 2018Suspended 4 games for violating the league's PEDs policy, forfeiting $1,839,361 in 2018 salary/bonus with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Oct 27 2017Fined $12,154 Unsportsmanlike Conduct (kicking) Roosevelt Nix (PIT)
    Sep 7 2017Signed a 3 year $32.534 million contract extension with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Aug 28 2017Suspended 3 games for a hit on a defenseless receiver, forfeiting $1,400,469 in 2017 salary with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Nov 25 2016Fined $12,154 Unsportsmanlike Conduct (middle finger to fans) against Buffalo (BUF)
    Oct 19 2016Fined $75,000 Unsportsmanlike Conduct, stepping on LeGarrette Blount (NE)
    Jan 11 2016Suspended 3 games for an excessive hit to a defenseless receiver (Antonio Brown, PIT), forfeiting $502,941 in 2016 salary with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Dec 18 2015Fined $69,454 Combination of unsportsmanlike conduct plays against Pittsburgh (PIT)
    Oct 15 2014Fined $25,000 Ankle-Twisting Cam Newton (CAR) and Greg Olsen (CAR)
    Aug 20 2014Signed a 4 year $19.004 million extension with Cincinnati (CIN)
    Nov 1 2013Fined $21,000 for spearing against Stephen Hill (NYJ)
    Apr 29 2012Signed a 3 year $1.441 million contract with Cincinnati (CIN)
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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2019 OAK 4 4 4 196 0.708 18 11 7
    2018 CIN 7 7 7 298 0.367 33 16 17
    2017 CIN 10 10 10 587 0.514 2 67 47 20 1
    2016 CIN 14 11 11 674 0.623 2 101 73 28 1 2
    2015 CIN 10 10 10 466 0.686 1 74 57 17 2
    2014 CIN 5 5 5 217 0.228 29 15 14 1
    2013 CIN 16 16 16 1029 0.963 3 170 113 57 1 1
    2012 CIN 16 16 14 886 0.838 1 127 73 54
    Totals 82 79 77 4,353 - 9 619 405 214 4 5