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Embed This Zach Ertz

Tight End Age: 27 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#35 overall), 2013 College: Stanford Agent(s): Steve Caric (Caric Sports Management)
  • Current Contract

    Zach Ertz signed a 5 year, $42,500,000 contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, including a $8,000,000 signing bonus, $21,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $8,500,000. In 2018, Ertz will earn a base salary of $790,000, a restructure bonus of $9,790,000 and a incentive bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $4,937,500 and a dead cap value of $15,380,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $42,500,000
    Signing Bonus $8,000,000
    Average Salary $8,500,000
    Total Guarantees $21,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $13,138,527
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Restructure Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 25 $1,138,527 $2,173,036 - - $3,311,563 $18,277,054 $9,138,527($9,138,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $18,277,054 2016 Cap Savings: $-14,965,491 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $13,138,527 2016 Cap Savings: $-9,826,964 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $5,138,527 2017 Dead Cap: $13,138,527 2016 Cap Savings: $-1,826,964 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $0 2017 Dead Cap: $13,138,527 2016 Cap Savings: $3,311,563
    2017 Contract details by year 26 $775,000 $1,600,000 $645,000 - $3,020,000 $17,625,000 $4,100,000($13,238,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $17,625,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-14,605,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $13,625,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-10,605,000 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $10,245,000 2018 Dead Cap: $7,380,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-7,225,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $6,245,000 2018 Dead Cap: $7,380,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-3,225,000
    2018 Contract details by year 27 $790,000 $1,600,000 $2,447,500 $100,000 $4,937,500 $15,380,000 $10,680,000($23,918,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $15,380,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-10,442,500 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $14,590,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-9,652,500 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $4,837,500 2019 Dead Cap: $10,542,500 2018 Cap Savings: $100,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $4,047,500 2019 Dead Cap: $10,542,500 2018 Cap Savings: $890,000
    2019 Contract details by year 28 $7,750,000 $1,600,000 $2,447,500 - $11,797,500 $10,542,500 $7,750,000($31,668,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $10,542,500 2019 Cap Savings: $1,255,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $10,542,500 2019 Cap Savings: $1,255,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $4,047,500 2020 Dead Cap: $6,495,000 2019 Cap Savings: $7,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $4,047,500 2020 Dead Cap: $6,495,000 2019 Cap Savings: $7,750,000

    Potential Out: 2020, 4 yr, $31,668,527; $6,495,000 dead cap

    2020 Contract details by year 29 $7,500,000 $1,600,000 $2,447,500 - $11,547,500 $6,495,000 $7,500,000($39,168,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $6,495,000 2020 Cap Savings: $5,052,500 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $6,495,000 2020 Cap Savings: $5,052,500 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $4,047,500 2021 Dead Cap: $2,447,500 2020 Cap Savings: $7,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $4,047,500 2021 Dead Cap: $2,447,500 2020 Cap Savings: $7,500,000
    2021 Contract details by year 30 $7,750,000 - $2,447,500 - $10,197,500 $2,447,500 $7,750,000($46,918,527)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $2,447,500 2021 Cap Savings: $7,750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $2,447,500 2021 Cap Savings: $7,750,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $2,447,500 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $7,750,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $2,447,500 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $7,750,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $13M inititally guaranteed (2016 salary, 2017 salary, signing bonus)
    • $5,861,473 of his 2018 salary are fully guaranteed on 3/11/2017
    • Additional $2M of 2018 salary fully guarantees on 3/16/2018
    • Annual Pro Bowl Incentive: $100,000
    • Escatalors: $3M

    Previous Contracts

    2013-2016Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $5,379,198
    Signing Bonus $2,292,144
    Average Salary $1,344,800
    Guaranteed $3,657,854
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2013 22 $405,000 $573,036 - $978,036 $3,657,854 $2,697,144($46,918,527)
    2014 23 $649,509 $573,036 - $1,222,545 $2,679,818 $649,509($46,918,527)
    2015 24 $894,018 $573,036 - $1,467,054 $1,457,273 $996,225($46,918,527)
    2016 25 $1,138,527 $573,036 - $1,711,563 $573,036 $1,138,527($46,918,527)
    2017 Free agent year 26 UFA  
    • $3.65 million guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2013-14 base + $311,201 of 2015 base)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 $2,292,144 - - - - - $2,697,144
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $649,509 - - - - - - $649,509
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $894,018 - - - - - $102,207 $996,225
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,138,527 $8,000,000 - - - - - $9,138,527
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $775,000 - - - $3,225,000 - $100,000 $4,100,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $790,000 - - - $9,790,000 - $100,000 $10,680,000
    6 seasons $4,652,054 $10,292,144 - - $13,015,000 - $302,207 $28,261,405
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $7,750,000 - - - - - - $7,750,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - - - - - - $7,500,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $7,750,000 - - - - - - $7,750,000
    $27,652,054 $10,292,144 - - $13,015,000 - $302,207 $51,261,405
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Zach Ertz 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
    2018 PHI 6 6 6 429 0.973 67 48 480 10 2 0 60
    2017 PHI 14 14 13 778 0.688 110 74 824 11.1 8 1 128.4
    2016 PHI 14 14 12 851 0.751 106 78 816 10.5 4 0 105.6
    2015 PHI 15 15 7 790 0.682 112 75 853 11.4 2 2 95.3
    2014 PHI 16 16 5 588 0.500 89 58 702 12.1 3 1 86.2
    2013 PHI 16 16 3 450 0.408 56 36 469 13 4 0 70.9