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Embed This Sterling Shepard

Wide Receiver Age: 24 Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#40 overall), 2016 College: Oklahoma Agent(s): Athletes First
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  • Current Contract

    Sterling Shepard signed a 4 year, $5,944,571 contract with the New York Giants, including a $2,523,324 signing bonus, $3,243,532 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,486,143. In 2018, Shepard will earn a base salary of $990,416, while carrying a cap hit of $1,621,247 and a dead cap value of $1,261,662.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $5,944,571
    Signing Bonus $2,523,324
    Average Salary $1,486,143
    Total Guarantees $3,243,532
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,243,532
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 22 $450,000 $630,831 $1,080,831 $3,243,532 $2,973,324($2,973,324)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $3,243,532 2016 Cap Savings: $-2,162,701 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $2,523,324 2016 Cap Savings: $-1,442,493 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $1,351,039 2017 Dead Cap: $1,892,493 2016 Cap Savings: $-270,208 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $630,831 2017 Dead Cap: $1,892,493 2016 Cap Savings: $450,000
    2017 Contract details by year 23 $720,208 $630,831 $1,351,039 $2,612,701 $720,208($3,693,532)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $2,612,701 2017 Cap Savings: $-1,261,662 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $1,892,493 2017 Cap Savings: $-541,454 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $1,351,039 2018 Dead Cap: $1,261,662 2017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $630,831 2018 Dead Cap: $1,261,662 2017 Cap Savings: $720,208
    2018 Contract details by year 24 $990,416 $630,831 $1,621,247 $1,261,662 $990,416($4,683,948)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $1,261,662 2018 Cap Savings: $359,585 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,261,662 2018 Cap Savings: $359,585 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $630,831 2019 Dead Cap: $630,831 2018 Cap Savings: $990,416 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $630,831 2019 Dead Cap: $630,831 2018 Cap Savings: $990,416
    2019 Contract details by year 25 $1,260,623 $630,831 $1,891,454 $630,831 $1,260,623($5,944,571)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $630,831 2019 Cap Savings: $1,260,623 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $630,831 2019 Cap Savings: $1,260,623 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $630,831 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $1,260,623 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $630,831 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $1,260,623
    2020 Free Agent Year 26 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
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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 $2,523,324 - - - - - $2,973,324
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $720,208 - - - - - - $720,208
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $990,416 - - - - - - $990,416
    3 seasons $2,160,624 $2,523,324 - - - - - $4,683,948
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,260,623 - - - - - - $1,260,623
    $3,421,247 $2,523,324 - - - - - $5,944,571
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 08/24/2018, $26,739

      Blindside Block against against Detroit (DET)


    • Player contract details by year 12/22/2017, $12,154

      Removing helmet on the field against Philadelphia (PHI)


    • TOTAL: $38,893

  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Sterling Shepard 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 Yds/Gm Rec TD Fum Drops Prod Pts
    2018 NYG 9 9 9 545 0.945 62 42 551 13.1 61.22 3 1 3 77.8
    2017 NYG 11 11 10 688 0.635 84 59 731 12.4 66.45 2 1 4 85.5
    2016 NYG 16 16 16 1005 0.947 105 65 683 10.5 42.69 8 0 8 119.4