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Eric Ebron

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Tight End Age: 27 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#10 overall), 2014 College: North Carolina Agent(s): David Mulugheta (Athletes First)

Steelers – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Eric Ebron signed a 2 year, $12,000,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $5,000,000 signing bonus, $5,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $6,000,000. In 2020, Ebron will earn a base salary of $1,000,000 and a signing bonus of $5,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,500,000 and a dead cap value of $5,000,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $12,000,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $6,000,000
    Total Guarantees $5,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2020 Contract details by year 27 $1,000,000 $2,500,000 - $3,500,000 $5,000,000 $6,000,000($6,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $5,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $-1,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $5,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $-1,500,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2021 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2020 Cap Savings: $1,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2021 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2020 Cap Savings: $1,000,000

    Potential Out: 2021, 1 yr, $6,000,000; $2,500,000 dead cap

    2021 Contract details by year 28 $5,500,000 $2,500,000 $500,000 $8,500,000 $2,500,000 $6,000,000($12,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2021 Cap Savings: $6,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2021 Cap Savings: $6,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $6,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $6,000,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 29 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2021 Roster Bonus: $500,000 (due the 5th league day of 2021)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2018-2019

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $13,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $6,500,000
    Total Guarantees $6,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $6,500,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
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    2014-2018Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $12,249,149
    Signing Bonus $7,228,472
    Average Salary $3,062,287
    Total Guarantees $12,249,149
    Guaranteed at Signing $12,249,149
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Awards Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $420,000 $7,228,472 - - - - $32,014 $7,680,486
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $776,780 - $200,000 - - - - $976,780
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,233,558 - $300,000 - - - - $1,533,558
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,590,337 - $500,000 - - - - $2,090,337
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - $5,250,000 - - - $250,000 $6,750,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $5,250,000 - $1,171,875 - - - $500,000 $6,921,875
    6 seasons $10,520,675 $7,228,472 $7,421,875 - - - $782,014 $25,953,036
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $5,000,000 - - - - - $6,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $5,500,000 - $500,000 - - - - $6,000,000
    $17,020,675 $12,228,472 $7,921,875 - - - $782,014 $37,953,036
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $4,020,675 $7,228,472 $1,000,000 - - - - $12,281,161
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - $6,421,875 - - - - $13,671,875
  • Transactions

    Mar 20 2020Signed a 2 year $12 million contract with Pittsburgh (PIT)
    Mar 19 2018Signed a 2 year $13 million contract with Indianapolis (IND)
    Mar 14 2018Released by Detroit (DET)
    May 2 2017Detroit (DET) exercised a $8.25 million 5th-year option for 2018
    Jun 13 2014Signed a 4 year $12.249 million contract with Detroit (DET)
    May 8 2014Drafted by Detroit (DET): Round 1 (#10 overall)
  • 2020 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Eric Ebron 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
    2019 IND 11 11 3 328 30.0 52 31 375 12.1 3 0 55.5
    2018 IND 16 16 8 634 55.9 110 66 750 11.4 13 1 156.2
    2017 DET 16 16 9 552 52.9 86 53 574 10.8 4 1 79.4
    2016 DET 13 13 13 708 68.3 85 61 711 11.7 1 0 83.2
    2015 DET 14 14 8 617 57.0 70 47 537 11.4 5 0 83.7
    2014 DET 13 13 7 445 40.7 47 25 248 9.9 1 0 30.8
    Totals 83 83 48 3,284 - 450 283 3,195 11.3 27 2 488.80