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Embed This Rhett Ellison

Tight End Age: 30 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#128 overall), 2012 College: Southern California Agent(s): Tony Paige (Perennial Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Rhett Ellison signed a 4 year, $18,000,000 contract with the New York Giants, including a $5,000,000 signing bonus, $8,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $4,500,000. In 2019, Ellison will earn a base salary of $4,475,000 and a workout bonus of $25,000, while carrying a cap hit of $5,750,000 and a dead cap value of $2,550,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $18,000,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $4,500,000
    Total Guarantees $8,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $8,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $975,000 $1,250,000 $25,000 $2,250,000 $8,025,000 $6,000,000($6,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $8,025,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-5,775,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $5,025,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-2,775,000 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $4,275,000 2018 Dead Cap: $3,750,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-2,025,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $1,275,000 2018 Dead Cap: $3,750,000 2017 Cap Savings: $975,000
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $2,475,000 $1,250,000 $25,000 $3,750,000 $6,250,000 $2,500,000($8,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $6,250,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-2,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $3,775,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-25,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $3,750,000 2019 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,275,000 2019 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2018 Cap Savings: $2,475,000
    2019 Contract details by year 30 $4,475,000 $1,250,000 $25,000 $5,750,000 $2,550,000 $4,500,000($13,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $2,550,000 2019 Cap Savings: $3,200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $2,550,000 2019 Cap Savings: $3,200,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $1,275,000 2020 Dead Cap: $1,275,000 2019 Cap Savings: $4,475,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,275,000 2020 Dead Cap: $1,275,000 2019 Cap Savings: $4,475,000
    2020 Contract details by year 31 $4,975,000 $1,250,000 $25,000 $6,250,000 $1,250,000 $5,000,000($18,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,250,000 2020 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,250,000 2020 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,250,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $5,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,250,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $5,000,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $8M fully guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2017 salary + $2.025M of 2018 salary)
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $25,000

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,750,000
    Signing Bonus $100,000
    Average Salary $1,750,000
    Guaranteed $100,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2016 27 $760,000 $100,000 $740,625 $100,000 $150,000 $1,850,625 $960,000 $1,898,305($1,898,305)
    2017 Free agent year 28 UFA  
    • Per Game Bonus: $49,375 ($790,000 15 LTBE)
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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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 $300,584 - - - - - $690,584
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - - - - - $480,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $570,000 - - - - - - $570,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,542,000 - - - - - - $1,542,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $760,000 $100,000 $740,625 $100,000 - - $197,680 $1,898,305
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $975,000 $5,000,000 - $25,000 - - - $6,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,475,000 - - $25,000 - - - $2,500,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $4,475,000 - - $25,000 - - - $4,500,000
    8 seasons $11,667,000 $5,400,584 $740,625 $175,000 - - $197,680 $18,180,889
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $4,975,000 - - $25,000 - - - $5,000,000
    $16,642,000 $5,400,584 $740,625 $200,000 - - $197,680 $23,180,889
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    5 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,742,000 $400,584 $740,625 $100,000 - - - $5,180,889
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $7,925,000 $5,000,000 - $75,000 - - - $13,000,000
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/06/2013, $7,875

      Excessive Facemask against Chicago (CHI)


    • TOTAL: $7,875

  • 2019 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Rhett Ellison 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 NYG 2 2 2 55 0.396 3 2 16 8 0 0 1.6
    2018 NYG 14 14 12 558 0.579 34 25 272 10.9 1 0 35.2
    2017 NYG 16 16 14 538 0.496 32 24 235 9.8 2 0 35.5
    2016 MIN 15 15 6 259 0.246 14 9 57 6.3 0 0 11.8
    2015 MIN 15 15 9 471 0.460 19 11 124 11.3 1 0 18.4
    2014 MIN 16 16 13 552 0.539 26 19 208 10.9 1 0 28.8
    2013 MIN 12 11 5 294 0.282 10 5 61 12.2 1 0 12.1
    2012 MIN 16 16 7 247 0.239 9 7 65 9.3 0 0 6.5
    Totals 106 105 68 2,974 - 147 102 1,038 10.2 6 0 149.90