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Greg Olsen

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Tight End Age: 35 Exp: 13 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#31 overall), 2007 College: Miami (FL) Agent(s):

Seahawks – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Greg Olsen signed a 1 year, $7,000,000 contract with the Seattle Seahawks, including a $3,750,000 signing bonus, $5,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,000,000. In 2020, Olsen will earn a base salary of $1,750,000, a signing bonus of $3,750,000 and a roster bonus of $1,406,250, while carrying a cap hit of $6,906,250 and a dead cap value of $5,500,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,000,000
    Signing Bonus $3,750,000
    Average Salary $7,000,000
    Total Guarantees $5,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2020 Contract details by year 35 $1,750,000 $3,750,000 $1,406,250 $6,906,250 $5,500,000 $6,906,250($6,906,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $5,500,000 2020 Cap Savings: $1,406,250 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $3,750,000 2020 Cap Savings: $3,156,250 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $5,500,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $1,406,250 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $3,750,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $3,156,250
    2021 Free Agent Year 36 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $5.5M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2020 salary)
    • Per-Game 53 Man Active: $46,875 ($750,000)
    • Per-Game 46 Man Active: $46,875 ($750,000, 14 LTBE)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit Yearly Cash
    2020 Player contract details by year - $3,700,000 - $3,700,000 -($0)

    Previous Contracts

    2018-2020

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $17,100,000
    Signing Bonus $11,100,000
    Average Salary $8,550,000
    Total Guarantees $12,115,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $12,115,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
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    2015-2018

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $22,500,000
    Signing Bonus $12,000,000
    Average Salary $7,500,000
    Total Guarantees $12,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $12,000,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
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    2011-2015

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $22,800,000
    Signing Bonus $2,500,000
    Average Salary $4,560,000
    Total Guarantees $6,200,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
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    2007-2010Entry Level

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $7,744,500
    Signing Bonus $250,000
    Average Salary $1,548,900
    Total Guarantees $4,900,000
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2011 / UFA
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $250,000 $720,000 - - - - $1,255,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $370,000 - - - - $3,545,000 - $3,915,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $460,000 - $100,000 - - - - $560,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $550,000 - $140,000 - - - - $690,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 $2,500,000 - - - - - $3,200,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $700,000 - - - $2,300,000 $2,500,000 - $5,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $750,000 - - $250,000 $3,000,000 - - $4,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,250,000 - - $250,000 - - - $5,500,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 $12,000,000 - $100,000 - - - $13,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - - $250,000 - - - $1,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - - $250,000 - - $1,750,000 $8,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,015,000 $11,100,000 - $235,000 - - - $12,350,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,900,000 - $875,000 $500,000 - - $25,363 $3,300,363
    13 seasons $20,630,000 $25,850,000 $1,835,000 $1,835,000 $5,300,000 $6,045,000 $1,775,363 $63,270,363
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 $3,750,000 $1,406,250 - - - - $6,906,250
    $22,380,000 $29,600,000 $3,241,250 $1,835,000 $5,300,000 $6,045,000 $1,775,363 $70,176,613
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,665,000 $250,000 $960,000 - - $3,545,000 - $6,420,000
    9 seasons Player Cash Earnings $18,965,000 $25,600,000 $875,000 $1,835,000 $5,300,000 $2,500,000 - $56,850,363
  • Transactions

    Feb 18 2020Signed a 1 year $7 million contract with Seattle (SEA)
    Feb 3 2020Released by Carolina (CAR), clearing $7.9M in 2020 cap
    Apr 26 2018Signed a 2 year $17.1 million contract extension with Carolina (CAR)
    Mar 5 2015Signed a 3 year $22.5 million extension with Carolina (CAR)
    Mar 1 2013Restructured 2013 base salary from $3.75 million to $750,000 with Carolina (CAR)
    Jul 29 2011Signed a 5 year $22.8 million contract with Carolina (CAR)
    Jul 29 2011Traded to Carolina (CAR) from Chicago (CHI) for 2012 3rd round pick (#73 - traded)
    Jul 3 2007Signed a 5 year $7.745 million contract with Chicago (CHI)
    Apr 28 2007Drafted by Chicago (CHI): Round 1 (#31 overall)
  • 2020 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Greg Olsen 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 CAR 14 14 14 805 0.712 82 52 597 11.5 2 0 71.7
    2018 CAR 9 9 9 429 0.567 38 27 291 10.8 4 0 53.1
    2017 CAR 7 7 7 367 0.340 38 17 191 11.2 1 0 25.1
    2016 CAR 16 16 16 1032 0.931 129 80 1073 13.4 3 0 127.3
    2015 CAR 16 16 16 1057 0.959 124 77 1104 14.3 7 2 150.4
    2014 CAR 16 16 16 1067 0.966 123 84 1008 12 6 1 136.8
    2013 CAR 16 16 16 1000 0.972 111 73 816 11.2 6 0 117.6
    2012 CAR 16 16 16 1007 0.978 104 69 843 12.2 5 0 114.3
    2011 CAR 16 16 13 89 45 540 12 5 1 84
    2010 CHI 16 16 13 70 41 404 9.9 5 2 68.4
    2009 CHI 16 16 15 108 60 612 10.2 8 0 109.2
    2008 CHI 16 16 7 0 54 574 10.6 5 2 83.4
    2007 CHI 14 14 4 0 39 391 10 2 0 53.1
    Totals 188 188 162 6,764 - 1,016 718 8,444 11.8 59 8 1,194.40