Brett Keisel

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Steelers, DE Age: 45-220d Exp: 13 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#242 overall), 2002 College: Brigham Young Agent(s):

 
  • Current Contract

    Brett Keisel signed a 2 year, $3,000,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $500,000 signing bonus, $500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,500,000.
    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $3,000,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $1,500,000
    Total Guarantees $500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $500,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash Cash AAV
    2014 Contract details by year 36 $1,000,000 $250,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $1,500,000($1,500,000) $1,500,000
    Pre-6/1 Release 2014 Dead Cap: $500,000 2014 Cap Savings: $750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2014 Dead Cap: $500,000 2014 Cap Savings: $750,000 Post-6/1 Release 2014 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Dead Cap: $500,000 2014 Cap Savings: $1,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2014 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Dead Cap: $500,000 2014 Cap Savings: $1,250,000
    2015 Contract details by year 37 $1,500,000 $250,000 $1,750,000 $250,000 $1,500,000($3,000,000) $1,500,000
    Pre-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $0 2016 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $0 2016 Dead Cap: $0 2015 Cap Savings: $0
    2016 Free Agent Year 38 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

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    2009-2013

    Brett Keisel signed a 4 year, $15,600,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $5,000,000 signing bonus, $5,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,900,000.
    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $15,600,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $3,900,000
    Total Guarantees $5,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2014 / UFA

    2006-2009

    Brett Keisel signed a 4 year, $13,100,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $3,290,000 signing bonus, $3,290,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,275,000.
    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $13,100,000
    Signing Bonus $3,290,000
    Average Salary $3,275,000
    Total Guarantees $3,290,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2010 / UFA

    2005-2005

    Brett Keisel signed a 1 year, $656,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including an average annual salary of $656,000.
    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $656,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $656,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2006 / UFA

    2002-2004Entry Level

    Brett Keisel signed a 3 year, $937,750 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $27,750 signing bonus, $27,750 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $312,583.
    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $937,750
    Signing Bonus $27,750
    Average Salary $312,583
    Total Guarantees $27,750
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2005 / RFA
  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
    2002 Player Cash Earnings $225,000 $27,750 - - - - - $252,750
    2003 Player Cash Earnings $145,000 - - - - - - $145,000
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $380,000 - - - - - - $380,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $656,000 - - - - - - $656,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $660,000 $3,290,000 - - - - - $3,950,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $2,650,000 - - - - - - $2,650,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,400,000 - - - $1,850,000 - - $3,250,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 $5,000,000 - - - - - $7,250,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,925,000 - - - - - - $2,925,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 - - - $2,025,000 - - $3,025,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $2,825,000 - - - - - - $2,825,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,825,000 - - - - - $400,000 $3,225,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $500,000 - - - - - $1,500,000
    13 seasons $18,941,000 $8,817,750 - - $3,875,000 - $400,000 $32,033,750
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    13 seasons Player Cash Earnings $18,941,000 $8,817,750 - - $3,875,000 - $400,000 $32,033,750
  • Transactions

    Mar 9 2015Released by Pittsburgh (PIT)
    Aug 19 2014Signed a 2 year $3 million contract with Pittsburgh (PIT)
    Aug 31 2009Signed a 4 year $15.6 million extension with Pittsburgh
    Mar 14 2006Signed a 4 year $13.1 million contract with Pittsburgh (PIT)
    Apr 12 2005Signed a 1 year $656k tender with Pittsburgh (PIT)
    Jul 23 2002Signed a 3 year $932k contract with Pittsburgh (PIT)
    Apr 20 2002Drafted by Pittsburgh (PIT): Round 7 (#242 overall)
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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2014 PIT 12 12 4 437 44.1 1 17 8 9 1
    2013 PIT 12 12 12 564 52.7 4 29 20 9 1
    2012 PIT 16 16 16 861 87.3 4.5 46 26 20
    2011 PIT 14 14 14 3 48 33 15 2
    2010 PIT 11 11 11 3 33 17 16 2 1
    2009 PIT 15 15 15 3 54 36 18 1
    2008 PIT 10 10 10 1 41 22 19
    2007 PIT 16 16 16 2 38 22 16
    2006 PIT 16 16 16 5.5 56 38 18
    Totals 128 127 114 1,862 - 27 366 222 140 6 2