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Running Back Age: 31 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#58 overall), 2010 College: Auburn Agent(s): Peter Schaffer (All-Pro Sports)

Steelers – The Athletic

Player Status: Inactive
  • Current Contract

    Ben Tate signed a 1 year, - contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including an average annual salary of -. In , Tate will earn a base salary of , a signing bonus of , a roster bonus of , a signing bonus of , a restructure bonus of , a workout bonus of and a incentive bonus of , while carrying a cap hit of and a dead cap value of .

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / -
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary -
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2014 Contract details by year 26 - - - -
    Pre-6/1 Release 2014 Dead Cap: $0 2014 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2014 Dead Cap: $0 2014 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release 2014 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Dead Cap: $0 2014 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2014 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Dead Cap: $0 2014 Cap Savings: $0
    2015 Free Agent Year 27 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2015

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $6,200,000
    Signing Bonus $1,500,000
    Average Salary $3,100,000
    Guaranteed $2,500,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2014 26 $352,941 - $281,250 - - $634,191 $352,941 $634,191($634,191)
    2015 27 $2,000,000 - $750,000 - $200,000 $2,950,000 - $2,950,000($3,584,191)
    2016 Free agent year 28 UFA  
    • Annual $750,000 Per Game Roster Bonus
    • $1.5M rushing yards incentive
    • Claimed by Minnesota (2014)
    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
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 $1,077,000 - - - - $510,000 $1,967,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 - - - - - - $405,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $490,000 - - - - - - $490,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $630,000 - - - - - - $630,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $647,058 $1,500,000 $375,000 - - - - $2,522,058
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $587,316 - - - - - - $587,316
    5 seasons $3,139,374 $2,577,000 $375,000 - - - $510,000 $6,601,374
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,905,000 $1,077,000 - - - - - $3,492,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $647,058 $1,500,000 $375,000 - - - - $2,522,058
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $587,316 - - - - - - $587,316
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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Rush Att Rush Yds Yds/Att Rush TD Rec Rec Yds Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2014 MIN 13 11 6 282 0.284 119 370 3.1 4 9 60 0 0 67
    2013 HOU 14 14 7 481 0.483 181 771 4.3 4 34 140 0 5 111.1
    2012 HOU 11 11 143 0.127 65 279 4.3 2 11 49 0 1 42.8
    2011 HOU 16 15 2 175 942 5.4 4 13 98 0 4 122
    Totals 54 51 15 906 - 540 2,362 4.4 14 67 347 0 10 342.90