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Kwon Alexander

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49ers, ILB Age: 26 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#124 overall), 2015 College: Louisiana State Agent(s): Rosenhaus Sports

49ers – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Kwon Alexander signed a 4 year, $54,000,000 contract with the San Francisco 49ers, including a $4,000,000 signing bonus, $25,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $13,500,000. In 2020, Alexander will earn a base salary of $976,325, a roster bonus of $375,000, a restructure bonus of $10,273,675 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $4,572,765 and a dead cap value of $14,516,820.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $54,000,000
    Signing Bonus $4,000,000
    Average Salary $13,500,000
    Total Guarantees $25,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $14,250,000
    Free Agent: 2023 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Option Workout Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2019 Contract details by year 25 $1,417,000 $1,000,000 $8,875,000 $66,705 - - $11,358,705 $5,750,000 $14,292,000($14,292,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $5,750,000 2019 Cap Savings: $5,608,705 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $4,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $7,358,705 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $2,750,000 2020 Dead Cap: $3,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $8,608,705 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,000,000 2020 Dead Cap: $3,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $10,358,705

    Potential Out: 2020, 1 yr, $14,292,000; $14,516,820 dead cap

    2020 Contract details by year 26 $976,325 $1,000,000 $375,000 $66,705 $100,000 $2,054,735 $4,572,765 $14,516,820 $11,725,000($26,017,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $14,516,820 2020 Cap Savings: $-9,944,055 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $13,540,495 2020 Cap Savings: $-8,967,730 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $4,097,765 2021 Dead Cap: $10,419,055 2020 Cap Savings: $475,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $3,121,440 2021 Dead Cap: $10,419,055 2020 Cap Savings: $1,451,325
    2021 Contract details by year 27 $12,550,000 $1,000,000 $750,000 $66,705 $100,000 $2,054,735 $16,521,440 $10,419,055 $13,400,000($39,417,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $10,419,055 2021 Cap Savings: $6,102,385 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $10,419,055 2021 Cap Savings: $6,102,385 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $3,121,440 2022 Dead Cap: $7,297,615 2021 Cap Savings: $13,400,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $3,121,440 2022 Dead Cap: $7,297,615 2021 Cap Savings: $13,400,000
    2022 Contract details by year 28 $12,650,000 $1,000,000 $750,000 $66,705 $100,000 $2,054,735 $16,621,440 $7,297,615 $13,500,000($52,917,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $7,297,615 2022 Cap Savings: $9,323,825 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $7,297,615 2022 Cap Savings: $9,323,825 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $3,121,440 2023 Dead Cap: $4,176,175 2022 Cap Savings: $13,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $3,121,440 2023 Dead Cap: $4,176,175 2022 Cap Savings: $13,500,000
    2023 Contract details by year 29 - - - $66,705 - $2,054,735 $2,121,440 $4,176,175 -
    Pre-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $4,176,175 2023 Cap Savings: $-2,054,735 Pre-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $4,176,175 2023 Cap Savings: $-2,054,735 Post-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $2,121,440 2024 Dead Cap: $2,054,735 2023 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $2,121,440 2024 Dead Cap: $2,054,735 2023 Cap Savings: $0
    2024 Contract details by year 30 - - - - - $2,054,735 $2,054,735 $2,054,735 -
    Pre-6/1 Release 2024 Dead Cap: $2,054,735 2024 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2024 Dead Cap: $2,054,735 2024 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release 2024 Dead Cap: $2,054,735 2025 Dead Cap: $0 2024 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2024 Dead Cap: $2,054,735 2025 Dead Cap: $0 2024 Cap Savings: $0
    2023 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $14.25M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2019 salary + 2019 roster bonus)
    • 2019 Roster Bonus: $8.5M (guaranteed)
    • 2020 salary fully guarantees on 4/1/2020
    • Per Game 46-Man Roster Bonus: $46,875 ($750,000, 6 LTBE in 2019, 8 LTBE in 2020)
    • Contract Voids prior to 2023 ($4.1M dead cap)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2015-2018Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,758,322
    Signing Bonus $478,322
    Average Salary $689,581
    Total Guarantees $478,322
    Guaranteed at Signing $478,322
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Earnings
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $332,647 $450,186 - - - - $212,721 $995,554
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $525,000 - - - - - $76,811 $601,811
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $615,000 - - - - - - $615,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,907,000 - - - - - - $1,907,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,417,000 $4,000,000 $8,875,000 - - - - $14,292,000
    5 seasons $4,796,647 $4,450,186 $8,875,000 - - - $289,532 $18,411,365
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $976,325 - $375,000 $100,000 $10,273,675 - - $11,725,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $12,550,000 - $750,000 $100,000 - - - $13,400,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $12,650,000 - $750,000 $100,000 - - - $13,500,000
    $30,972,972 $4,450,186 $10,750,000 $300,000 $10,273,675 - $289,532 $57,036,365
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $3,379,647 $450,186 - - - - - $4,119,365
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,417,000 $4,000,000 $8,875,000 - - - - $14,292,000
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/13/2019, $28,075

      Roughing the Passer against Jameis Winston (TB)


    • Player contract details by year 12/07/2015, 4 games, $130,489

      PEDs


    • TOTAL: $158,564

  • Transactions

    Dec 31 2019Converted $10,273,675 of 2020 salary into bonus, clearing $7.77M of cap with San Francisco (SF)
    Sep 13 2019Fined $28,075 Roughing the Passer against Jameis Winston (TB)
    Mar 11 2019Signed a 4 year $54 million contract with San Francisco (SF)
    Dec 7 2015Suspended 4 games for violating the league's PED policy, forfeiting $130,489 in 2015 salary/bonus with Tampa Bay (TB)
    May 12 2015Signed a 4 year $2.758 million contract with Tampa Bay (TB)
    May 2 2015Drafted by Tampa Bay (TB): Round 4 (#124 overall)
  • 2020 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2019 SF 8 8 7 368 38.9 0.5 34 22 12 1 1
    2018 TB 6 6 6 366 35.0 1 45 34 11 2
    2017 TB 12 12 12 723 67.9 97 70 27 1 3
    2016 TB 16 16 16 1022 102.3 3 145 108 37 1 1
    2015 TB 12 12 12 819 74.5 3 93 59 34 2 2
    Totals 54 54 53 3,298 - 8 414 293 121 7 7