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Fletcher Cox

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Defensive Tackle Age: 29 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#12 overall), 2012 College: Mississippi State Agent(s): Todd France (CAA Sports)

Eagles – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Fletcher Cox signed a 6 year, $102,600,000 contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, including a $26,000,000 signing bonus, $63,299,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $17,100,000. In 2020, Cox will earn a base salary of $11,200,000 and a roster bonus of $1,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $23,847,000 and a dead cap value of $27,950,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $102,600,000
    Signing Bonus $26,000,000
    Average Salary $17,100,000
    Total Guarantees $63,299,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $36,299,000
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Option Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 25 $1,299,000 $5,200,000 - - - $6,499,000 $36,299,000 $27,299,000($27,299,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $36,299,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-29,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $32,000,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-25,501,000 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $10,699,000 2017 Dead Cap: $25,600,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-4,200,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $6,400,000 2017 Dead Cap: $25,600,000 2016 Cap Savings: $99,000
    2017 Contract details by year 26 $3,000,000 $5,200,000 - $1,200,000 - $9,400,000 $49,050,000 $9,000,000($36,299,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $49,050,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-39,650,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $26,800,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-17,400,000 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $28,650,000 2018 Dead Cap: $20,400,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-19,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $6,400,000 2018 Dead Cap: $20,400,000 2017 Cap Savings: $3,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 27 $3,310,000 $5,200,000 - $1,200,000 $1,638,000 $11,348,000 $47,679,000 $11,500,000($47,799,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $47,679,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-36,331,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $43,260,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-31,912,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $20,207,000 2019 Dead Cap: $35,222,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-8,859,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $8,038,000 2019 Dead Cap: $35,222,000 2018 Cap Savings: $3,310,000
    2019 Contract details by year 28 $930,000 $5,200,000 - $4,134,000 $1,638,000 $11,902,000 $38,852,000 $15,600,000($63,399,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $38,852,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-26,950,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $37,922,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-26,020,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $27,402,000 2020 Dead Cap: $26,950,000 2019 Cap Savings: $-15,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $10,972,000 2020 Dead Cap: $26,950,000 2019 Cap Savings: $930,000

    Potential Out: 2020, 4 yr, $63,399,000; $27,950,000 dead cap

    2020 Contract details by year 29 $11,200,000 $5,200,000 $1,000,000 $4,134,000 $2,313,000 $23,847,000 $27,950,000 $12,200,000($75,599,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $27,950,000 2020 Cap Savings: $-4,103,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $27,950,000 2020 Cap Savings: $-4,103,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $12,647,000 2021 Dead Cap: $15,303,000 2020 Cap Savings: $11,200,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $12,647,000 2021 Dead Cap: $15,303,000 2020 Cap Savings: $11,200,000
    2021 Contract details by year 30 $15,000,000 - $1,000,000 $4,134,000 $2,313,000 $22,447,000 $15,303,000 $16,000,000($91,599,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $15,303,000 2021 Cap Savings: $7,144,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $15,303,000 2021 Cap Savings: $7,144,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $6,447,000 2022 Dead Cap: $8,856,000 2021 Cap Savings: $16,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $6,447,000 2022 Dead Cap: $8,856,000 2021 Cap Savings: $16,000,000
    2022 Contract details by year 31 $16,100,000 - $1,000,000 $2,934,000 $2,313,000 $22,347,000 $8,856,000 $17,100,000($108,699,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $8,856,000 2022 Cap Savings: $13,491,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $8,856,000 2022 Cap Savings: $13,491,000 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $5,247,000 2023 Dead Cap: $3,609,000 2022 Cap Savings: $17,100,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $5,247,000 2023 Dead Cap: $3,609,000 2022 Cap Savings: $17,100,000
    2023 Contract details by year 32 - - - $2,934,000 $675,000 $3,609,000 $3,609,000 -
    Pre-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $3,609,000 2023 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $3,609,000 2023 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $3,609,000 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $3,609,000 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $0
    2023 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $36.299M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2016 salary + 2017 salary + 2017 option bonus)
    • 2017 Option Bonus: $6M option bonus (3/13/2017)
    • 2018 Salary becomes fully guaranteed 3/13/2017
    • $7.75M of 2019 salary becomes fully guaranteed on 3/13/2017
    • Additional $7.75M of 2019 salary fully guarantees on 3/16/2018
    • $8.19M of 2018 salary converted to bonus
    • $14.67M of 2019 salary converted to an option bonus
    • 2021 $16M option must be exercised between 3/13/2019 - 3/22/2019)
      If option is declined, 2019 salary escalates to $15.6M ($15.5M guaranteed)
    • 2020 Roster Bonus: $1M (3/22/2020)
    • 2021 Roster Bonus: $1M (5th league day)
    • 2022 Roster Bonus: $1M (5th league day)
    • 2023 dummy year added (voids)

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2016Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $10,241,198
    Signing Bonus $5,888,144
    Average Salary $2,560,300
    Guaranteed $10,241,198
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2012 21 $390,000 $1,472,036 - $1,862,036 $10,240,653 $6,278,144($6,278,144)
    2013 22 $855,509 $1,472,036 - $2,327,545 $8,379,162 $855,509($7,133,653)
    2014 23 $1,321,000 $1,472,036 - $2,793,036 $6,051,072 $1,321,000($8,454,653)
    2015 24 $1,786,000 $1,472,036 - $3,258,036 $3,258,036 $1,836,593($10,291,246)
    2016 25 $7,799,000 - - $7,799,000 $7,799,000 $7,799,000($18,090,246)
    2017 Free agent year 26 UFA  
    • Signing Bonus: $5.88 million
    • Fully Guaranteed
    • 2016 5th year option available (exercised, guarantees 3/9/16)
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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 $5,888,144 - - - - - $6,278,144
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $855,509 - - - - - - $855,509
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,321,000 - - - - - - $1,321,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,786,000 - - - - - $50,593 $1,836,593
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,299,000 $26,000,000 - - - - - $27,299,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - - - $6,000,000 - $9,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,310,000 - - - $8,190,000 - - $11,500,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $930,000 - - - - $14,670,000 - $15,600,000
    8 seasons $12,891,509 $31,888,144 - - $8,190,000 $20,670,000 $50,593 $73,690,246
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $11,200,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $12,200,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $16,000,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $16,100,000 - $1,000,000 - - - - $17,100,000
    $55,191,509 $31,888,144 $3,000,000 - $8,190,000 $20,670,000 $50,593 $118,990,246
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    8 seasons Player Cash Earnings $12,891,509 $31,888,144 - - $8,190,000 $20,670,000 - $73,690,246
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 10/21/2016, $9,115

      Roughing the Passer against Kirk Cousins (WAS)


    • Player contract details by year 10/14/2016, $9,115

      Hit to the head against Matthew Stafford (DET)


    • Player contract details by year 09/12/2014, $16,537

      Roughing the Passer against Chad Henne (JAC)


    • TOTAL: $34,767

  • 2020 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Fletcher Cox ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2019 PHI 16 16 16 816 0.787 3.5 40 26 14 3
    2018 PHI 16 16 16 830 0.799 10.5 46 33 13 1
    2017 PHI 14 14 14 608 0.590 5.5 26 15 11 1
    2016 PHI 16 16 16 773 0.759 6.5 43 27 16 1
    2015 PHI 16 16 16 983 0.808 9.5 71 50 21 3
    2014 PHI 16 16 16 923 0.794 4 62 49 13 1
    2013 PHI 16 16 16 885 0.751 3 41 29 12
    2012 PHI 15 15 9 509 0.486 5.5 39 32 7 1
    Totals 125 125 119 6,327 - 48 368 261 107 11 0