Embed This Richard Sherman

Cornerback Age: 30 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#154 overall), 2011 College: Stanford Agent(s): Relativity Sports
  • Current Contract

    Richard Sherman signed a 3 year, $27,150,000 contract with the San Francisco 49ers, including a $3,000,000 signing bonus, $7,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $9,050,000. In 2018, Sherman will earn a base salary of $2,000,000, a signing bonus of $3,000,000, a roster bonus of $3,125,000 and a workout bonus of $50,000, while carrying a cap hit of $6,175,000 and a dead cap value of $5,050,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $27,150,000
    Signing Bonus $3,000,000
    Average Salary $9,050,000
    Total Guarantees $7,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $3,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 30 $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $3,125,000 $50,000 $6,175,000 $5,050,000 $8,175,000($8,175,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $5,050,000 2018 Cap Savings: $1,125,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $5,050,000 2018 Cap Savings: $1,125,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $1,050,000 2019 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $5,125,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $3,050,000 2019 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $3,125,000 07/26/2018 2018 Dead Cap: $5,050,000 2019 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $1,125,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 1 yr, $8,175,000; $2,000,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 31 $7,000,000 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $50,000 $10,050,000 $2,000,000 $9,050,000($17,225,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $8,050,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $2,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $8,050,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $1,000,000 2020 Dead Cap: $1,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $9,050,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,000,000 2020 Dead Cap: $1,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $9,050,000
    2020 Contract details by year 32 $7,000,000 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $50,000 $10,050,000 $1,000,000 $9,050,000($26,275,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $9,050,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,000,000 2020 Cap Savings: $9,050,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,000,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $9,050,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,000,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $9,050,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $3M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus)
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $2M (1st Day of Training Camp if active)
    • Per Game Active Bonus: $125,000 ($2M, 9 LTBE in 2018)
    • Annual Workout Bonus: $50,000
    • Playing Time Incentives: $1M (90% snaps)
    • Annual Pro Bowl Bonus: $1M escalator for the next year, $1M de-esclator for per-game bonus
    • Annual AP All Pro Team: $2M
    • Sherman must make the Pro Bowl to allow the next year salary to guarantee on 4/1 of that league year (2019, 2020)

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2018 Player contract details by year - $2,200,000 - $2,200,000

    Previous Contracts

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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $182,424 - - - - - $557,424
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $465,000 - - - - - - $465,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $555,000 - - - - - - $555,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,431,000 $11,000,000 - - - - - $12,431,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - - - - $14,191 $10,014,191
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $12,569,000 - - - - - - $12,569,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $11,431,000 - - - - - - $11,431,000
    7 seasons $36,826,000 $11,182,424 - - - - $14,191 $48,022,615
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,125,000 $50,000 - - - $8,175,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - $2,000,000 $50,000 - - - $9,050,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - $2,000,000 $50,000 - - - $9,050,000
    $52,826,000 $14,182,424 $7,125,000 $150,000 - - $14,191 $74,297,615
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/29/2017, $12,154

      Removing helmet and arguing with official against Tennessee (TEN)


    • Player contract details by year 12/16/2016, $18,231

      Hit on a defenseless receiver against Davante Adams (GB)


    • Player contract details by year 11/11/2016, $9,115

      Late hit against Dan Carpenter (BUF)


    • Player contract details by year 01/24/2014, $7,875

      Taunting against San Francisco (SF)


    • Player contract details by year 12/06/2013, $7,875

      Hit to a Defenseless receiver against Kenny Stills (NO)


    • TOTAL: $55,250

  • 2018 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2017 9 9 9 572 0.771 35 25 10 2
    2016 16 16 16 1053 0.976 58 38 20 4
    2015 16 16 16 978 0.980 50 33 17 2
    2014 16 16 16 965 0.994 57 45 12 1 4
    2013 16 16 16 980 0.951 49 38 11 8
    2012 16 16 16 950 0.960 1 65 54 11 3 8
    2011 16 16 10 55 46 7 1 4