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Rhett Ellison

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Tight End Age: 31 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#128 overall), 2012 College: Southern California Agent(s): Tony Paige (Perennial Sports)

Giants – The Athletic

Player Status: Retired

  • Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Dead Cap Hit Yearly Cash
    2020 Player contract details by year - $1,250,000 - $938,384 $2,188,384 -($0)

    Previous Contracts

    2017-2020

    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
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    2016-2016

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $1,750,000
    Signing Bonus $100,000
    Average Salary $1,750,000
    Total Guarantees $100,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $100,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
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    2012-2015Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,400,584
    Signing Bonus $300,584
    Average Salary $600,146
    Total Guarantees $300,584
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
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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 $2,598,235 - - $25,000 $1,876,765 - - $4,500,000
    8 seasons $9,790,235 $5,400,584 $740,625 $175,000 $1,876,765 - $197,680 $18,180,889
    $9,790,235 $5,400,584 $740,625 $175,000 $1,876,765 - $197,680 $18,180,889
    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 $6,048,235 $5,000,000 - $75,000 $1,876,765 - - $13,000,000
  • Fines

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

      Excessive Facemask against Chicago (CHI)


    • TOTAL: $7,875

  • Transactions

    Mar 9 2020Retired from Professional Football
    Oct 30 2019Converted $1.87M of 2019 salary into bonus, clearing $938,382 of cap space with New York (NYG)
    Mar 9 2017Signed a 4 year $18 million contract with New York (NYG)
    Mar 15 2016Signed a 1 year $1.75 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)
    Dec 6 2013Fined $7,875 Excessive Facemask against Chicago (CHI)
    May 22 2012Signed a 4 year $2.4 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)
    Apr 28 2012Drafted by Minnesota (MIN): Round 4 (#128 overall)
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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 10 10 7 327 0.302 28 18 167 9.3 1 0 22.7
    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 114 113 73 3,246 - 172 118 1,189 10.1 7 0 171.00