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Tight End Age: 27 Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#110 overall), 2016 College: Western Kentucky Agent(s):

Rams – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Tyler Higbee signed a 4 year, $29,000,000 contract with the Los Angeles Rams, including $15,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,250,000. In 2020, Higbee will earn a base salary of $2,000,000 and a roster bonus of $6,025,000, while carrying a cap hit of $8,625,000 and a dead cap value of $8,425,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $29,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,250,000
    Total Guarantees $15,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $10,250,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2019 Contract details by year 26 $1,000,000 $745,215 - $1,745,215 $10,170,215 $4,000,000($4,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $10,170,215 2019 Cap Savings: $-8,425,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $3,145,215 2019 Cap Savings: $-1,400,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $7,770,215 2020 Dead Cap: $2,400,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-6,025,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $745,215 2020 Dead Cap: $2,400,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 27 $2,000,000 $600,000 $6,025,000 $8,625,000 $8,425,000 $8,025,000($12,025,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $8,425,000 2020 Cap Savings: $200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $2,400,000 2020 Cap Savings: $6,225,000 Post-6/1 Release

    N/A in 2020

    Post-6/1 Trade

    N/A in 2020

    Potential Out: 2021, 2 yr, $12,025,000; $1,800,000 dead cap

    2021 Contract details by year 28 $3,500,000 $600,000 $3,000,000 $7,100,000 $1,800,000 $6,500,000($18,525,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $1,800,000 2021 Cap Savings: $5,300,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,800,000 2021 Cap Savings: $5,300,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $600,000 2022 Dead Cap: $1,200,000 2021 Cap Savings: $6,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $600,000 2022 Dead Cap: $1,200,000 2021 Cap Savings: $6,500,000
    2022 Contract details by year 29 $6,250,000 $600,000 - $6,850,000 $1,200,000 $6,250,000($24,775,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $1,200,000 2022 Cap Savings: $5,650,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $1,200,000 2022 Cap Savings: $5,650,000 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $600,000 2023 Dead Cap: $600,000 2022 Cap Savings: $6,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $600,000 2023 Dead Cap: $600,000 2022 Cap Savings: $6,250,000
    2023 Contract details by year 30 $6,250,000 $600,000 - $6,850,000 $600,000 $6,250,000($31,025,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $600,000 2023 Cap Savings: $6,250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $600,000 2023 Cap Savings: $6,250,000 Post-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $600,000 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $6,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $600,000 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $6,250,000
    2024 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $10.25M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2019 salary + 2020 roster bonus)
    • 2020 salary fully guarantees 3/20/2020
    • 2020 Roster Bonus: $6.025M (3/20/2020)
    • 2021 Roster Bonus: $3M (guarantees 3/20/2020)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2019Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,920,860
    Signing Bonus $580,860
    Average Salary $730,215
    Guaranteed $580,860
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2016 23 $450,000 $145,215 - $595,215 $580,860 $1,030,860($1,030,860)
    2017 24 $540,000 $145,215 - $685,215 $435,645 $540,000($1,570,860)
    2018 25 $630,000 $145,215 - $775,215 $290,430 $630,000($2,200,860)
    2019 26 $2,025,000 $145,215 - $2,170,215 $145,215 $2,025,000($4,225,860)
    2020 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • 2019: proven performance bonus earned
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $450,000 $580,860 - - - - - $1,030,860
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $540,000 - - - - - - $540,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $630,000 - - - - - - $630,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $3,000,000 - - - - - $4,000,000
    4 seasons $2,620,000 $3,580,860 - - - - - $6,200,860
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - $6,025,000 - - - - $8,025,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $3,500,000 - $3,000,000 - - - - $6,500,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $6,250,000 - - - - - - $6,250,000
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $6,250,000 - - - - - - $6,250,000
    $20,620,000 $3,580,860 $9,025,000 - - - - $33,225,860
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,620,000 $3,580,860 - - - - - $6,200,860
  • 2020 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Tyler Higbee ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2019 LAR 15 15 11 710 0.626 89 69 734 10.6 3 0 91.4
    2018 LAR 16 16 16 788 0.716 34 24 292 12.2 2 1 41.2
    2017 LAR 16 16 16 735 0.706 45 25 295 11.8 1 0 35.5
    2016 LA 16 16 7 404 0.402 29 11 85 7.7 1 0 14.5
    Totals 63 63 50 2,637 - 197 129 1,406 10.9 7 1 182.60