Benning Potoa'e

Washington Commanders, Defensive End
Age: 27-282d (Sep 17, 1996)
Exp: 1 Years
Country: US
College: Washington
Drafted: Undrafted, TB, 2020
2024 Cap Hit

$915,000

2024 Cash

$915,000

Career Earnings

$963,064

2022-2024 (CURRENT)

Benning Potoa'e signed a 2 year , $1,575,000 contract with the Washington Commanders, including an average annual salary of $787,500. In 2024, Potoa'e will earn a base salary of $915,000, while carrying a cap hit of $915,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $1,575,000
Average Salary:
$787,500
Signing Bonus:
N/A
GTD at Sign:
Total GTD:
Free Agent:
2025 / ERFA
Year Age Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2022 26 $39,167 0.02% $39,167 $39,167 -
2023 27 $48,333 0.02% $48,333 $87,500 -
2024 28 $915,000 0.36% $915,000 $1,002,500 -
2025 29
ERFA
Year Age Base P5 Salary Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2022 26 $705,000 $39,167 0.02% -
2023 27 $870,000 $48,333 0.02% -
2024 28 $915,000 $915,000 0.36% -
2025 29
ERFA
Year Age Base P5 Salary Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2022 26 $39,167 $39,167 $39,167 $39,167 $334,167
2023 27 $48,333 $48,333 $87,500 $43,750 $481,667
2024 28 $915,000 $915,000 $1,002,500 $334,167 $915,000
Source: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2021-2022

Benning Potoa'e signed a 2 year , $1,485,000 contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, including an average annual salary of $742,500.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $1,485,000
Average Salary:
$742,500
Signing Bonus:
N/A
GTD at Sign:
Total GTD:
Free Agent:
2023 / ERFA
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2020-2022 Rookie

Benning Potoa'e signed a 3 year , $2,295,000 contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, including $10,000 signing bonus, $10,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $765,000.
Contract Terms:
3 yr(s) / $2,295,000
Average Salary:
$765,000
Signing Bonus:
$10,000
GTD at Sign:
$10,000
Total GTD:
$10,000
Free Agent:
2023 / RFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$963,064

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

2 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2020 24
Retained
Retained
Retained
$134,400
$45,882
$35,882
$134,400
$180,282
$216,164
2021 25
Retained
Reserve
$174,666
$18,400
$390,830
$409,230
2022 26
Retained
Retained
Active
$184,000
$78,334
$39,167
$593,230
$671,564
$710,731
2023 27
Retained
Active
$204,000
$48,333
$914,731
$963,064
Total      
$963,064
$914,731
$963,064
2024 28
Active
$915,000
Total
$1,878,064
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2020
24
$134,400
$35,882
$35,882
$10,000
$134,400
$45,882
$35,882
$134,400
$180,282
$216,164
2021
25
$174,666
$18,400
$174,666
$18,400
$390,830
$409,230
2022
26
$184,000
$78,334
$39,167
$184,000
$78,334
$39,167
$593,230
$671,564
$710,731
2023
27
$204,000
$48,333
$204,000
$48,333
$914,731
$963,064
Total
$953,064
$10,000
$963,064
$914,731
$963,064
2024
28
$915,000
$915,000
Total
$1,868,064
$10,000
$1,878,064

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
2 $399,230 $10,000 - - - - $409,230
2 $553,834 - - - - - $553,834

Injuries

Year Weeks Reason
2020 TB 12 - 12 COVID-19
  • Jan 05, 2024 Signed to the active roster by Washington (WAS)
  • Aug 30, 2023 Signed to the practice squad by Washington (WAS)
  • Aug 29, 2023 Waived by Washington (WAS)
  • Jan 07, 2023 Signed to the active roster by Washington (WAS)
  • Sep 13, 2022 Signed to the practice squad by Washington (WAS)
  • Aug 30, 2022 Waived by Tampa Bay (TB), clearing $705,000 of cap
  • Jan 24, 2022 Signed a reserve/future contract with Tampa Bay (TB)
  • Sep 02, 2021 Signed to the practice squad by Tampa Bay (TB)
  • Sep 01, 2021 Waived by Tampa Bay (TB)
  • Feb 09, 2021 Signed a reserve/future contract with Tampa Bay (TB)
  • Jan 02, 2021 Signed to the practice squad by Tampa Bay (TB)
  • Jan 02, 2021 Signed to the active roster by Tampa Bay (TB)
  • Sep 06, 2020 Signed to the practice squad by Tampa Bay (TB)
  • Sep 04, 2020 Waived by Tampa Bay (TB)
  • May 04, 2020 Signed a contract with Tampa Bay (TB)
Year Team GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sack Tackles Total Tackles Solo Tackles Assisted FFum Int
2023 WAS 1 0.00 1 1
2022 WAS 2 36 18.20 4 2 2
2021 TB 1 9 12.90 1 1
2020 TB 1 17 6.30
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