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Embed This Vince Williams

Inside Linebacker Age: 28 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 6 (#206 overall), 2013 College: Florida State Agent(s): Roosevelt Barnes (Relativity Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Vince Williams signed a 3 year, $18,600,000 contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers, including a $6,400,000 signing bonus, $6,700,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $6,200,000. In 2018, Williams will earn a base salary of $800,000, a signing bonus of $6,400,000 and a roster bonus of $300,000, while carrying a cap hit of $3,200,000 and a dead cap value of $8,000,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $18,600,000
    Signing Bonus $6,400,000
    Average Salary $6,200,000
    Total Guarantees $6,700,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $6,700,000
    Free Agent: 2022 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $800,000 $2,100,000 $300,000 $3,200,000 $8,000,000 $7,500,000($7,500,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $8,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-4,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $7,200,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-4,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $3,200,000 2019 Dead Cap: $4,800,000 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $2,400,000 2019 Dead Cap: $4,800,000 2018 Cap Savings: $800,000
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $2,200,000 $1,600,000 $2,900,000 $6,700,000 $4,800,000 $5,100,000($12,600,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $4,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,900,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $4,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,900,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $1,600,000 2020 Dead Cap: $3,200,000 2019 Cap Savings: $5,100,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,600,000 2020 Dead Cap: $3,200,000 2019 Cap Savings: $5,100,000
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $4,000,000 $1,600,000 - $5,600,000 $3,200,000 $4,000,000($16,600,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $3,200,000 2020 Cap Savings: $2,400,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $3,200,000 2020 Cap Savings: $2,400,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,600,000 2021 Dead Cap: $1,600,000 2020 Cap Savings: $4,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,600,000 2021 Dead Cap: $1,600,000 2020 Cap Savings: $4,000,000
    2021 Contract details by year 31 $4,000,000 $1,600,000 - $5,600,000 $1,600,000 $4,000,000($20,600,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $1,600,000 2021 Cap Savings: $4,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,600,000 2021 Cap Savings: $4,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $1,600,000 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $4,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $1,600,000 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $4,000,000
    2022 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $6.7M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2018 roster bonus)
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $300,000
    • 2019 Roster Bonus: $2.9M

     

    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2018

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $5,500,000
    Signing Bonus $1,500,000
    Average Salary $1,833,333
    Guaranteed $1,500,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2016 26 $675,000 $519,670 - $1,194,670 $1,519,670 $2,175,000($20,600,000)
    2017 27 $2,000,000 $500,000 - $2,500,000 $3,000,000 $2,000,000($20,600,000)
    2018 28 $2,000,000 $500,000 - $2,500,000 $500,000 $2,000,000($20,600,000)
    2019 Free agent year 29 UFA  
    Source: ESPN
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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 $78,680 - - - - - $483,680
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $495,000 - - - - - - $495,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $585,000 - - - - - $129,385 $714,385
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $675,000 $1,500,000 - - - - - $2,175,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - - - - - $2,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $800,000 $6,400,000 $300,000 - - - - $7,500,000
    6 seasons $4,960,000 $7,978,680 $300,000 - - - $129,385 $13,368,065
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,200,000 - $2,900,000 - - - - $5,100,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - - - - - $4,000,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - - - - - - $4,000,000
    $15,160,000 $7,978,680 $3,200,000 - - - $129,385 $26,468,065
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 11/07/2014, $8,268

      Taunting against Baltimore (BAL)


    • TOTAL: $8,268

  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Vince Williams 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
    2018 PIT 5 5 5 345 0.966 1 36 22 14
    2017 PIT 16 16 16 738 0.751 8 89 69 20 1
    2016 PIT 16 16 4 269 0.257 2 45 34 10
    2015 PIT 16 16 192 0.174 0.5 46 25 10
    2014 PIT 16 16 3 248 0.251 44 18 11
    2013 PIT 15 15 11 398 0.372 53 40 13