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Embed This Mike Evans

Wide Receiver Age: 25 Exp: 5 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#7 overall), 2014 College: Texas A&M Agent(s): Deryk Gilmore (Priority Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Mike Evans signed a 5 year, $82,500,000 contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, including $55,008,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $16,500,000. In 2018, Evans will earn a base salary of $8,258,000 and a roster bonus of $10,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $18,258,000 and a dead cap value of $38,258,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $82,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $16,500,000
    Total Guarantees $55,008,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $38,258,000
    Free Agent: 2024 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 25 $8,258,000 $10,000,000 $18,258,000 $38,258,000 $18,258,000($18,258,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $38,258,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-20,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $10,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $8,258,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $38,258,000 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $-20,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $10,000,000 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $8,258,000
    2019 Contract details by year 26 $20,000,000 - $20,000,000 $20,000,000 $20,000,000($38,258,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $20,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $20,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $20,000,000 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $20,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 27 $16,750,000 - $16,750,000 $0 $16,750,000($55,008,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $16,750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $16,750,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $16,750,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $16,750,000
    2021 Contract details by year 28 $12,250,000 - $12,250,000 - $12,250,000($67,258,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $12,250,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $12,250,000 Post-6/1 Release 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $12,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2021 Cap Savings: $12,250,000
    2022 Contract details by year 29 $14,000,000 - $14,000,000 - $14,000,000($81,258,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $14,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $14,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $14,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2022 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2022 Cap Savings: $14,000,000
    2023 Contract details by year 30 $13,000,000 $1,500,000 $14,500,000 - $14,500,000($95,758,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $14,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $14,500,000 Post-6/1 Release 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $14,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2023 Dead Cap: $0 2024 Dead Cap: $0 2023 Cap Savings: $14,500,000
    2024 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $38.258M guaranteed at signing (2018 salary + 2018 roster bonus + 2019 salary)
    • 2020 salary fully guarantees in March 2020
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $10M
    • 2023 Roster Bonus: $1.5M
    • Incentives: $14M
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2018Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $14,631,502
    Signing Bonus $8,961,092
    Average Salary $3,657,876
    Guaranteed $14,631,502
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2014 21 $420,000 $2,240,273 - - $2,660,273 $14,631,502 $9,381,092($95,758,000)
    2015 22 $510,000 $2,240,273 $575,068 - $3,325,341 $11,971,229 $1,120,154($95,758,000)
    2016 23 $600,000 $2,240,273 $1,150,137 - $3,990,410 $6,920,683 $1,750,137($95,758,000)
    2017 24 $690,000 $2,240,273 $1,725,205 - $4,655,478 $4,655,478 $2,415,205($95,758,000)
    2018 25 $13,258,000 - - - $13,258,000 - $13,258,000($95,758,000)
    2019 Free agent year 26 UFA  
    • 5th year option available
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $420,000 $8,961,092 - - - - - $9,381,092
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $510,000 - $575,068 - - - $35,086 $1,120,154
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 - $1,150,137 - - - - $1,750,137
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $690,000 - $1,725,205 - - - - $2,415,205
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $8,258,000 - $10,000,000 - - - - $18,258,000
    5 seasons $10,478,000 $8,961,092 $13,450,410 - - - $35,086 $32,924,588
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $20,000,000 - - - - - - $20,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $16,750,000 - - - - - - $16,750,000
    2021 Player Cash Earnings $12,250,000 - - - - - - $12,250,000
    2022 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - - - - - $14,000,000
    2023 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 - $1,500,000 - - - - $14,500,000
    $86,478,000 $8,961,092 $14,950,410 - - - $35,086 $110,424,588
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 11/06/2017, 1 game $40,588

      Unsportsmanlike Conduct (brawl, taunting) against New Orleans (NO)


    • TOTAL: $40,588

  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Mike Evans ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2018 2 2 2 97 0.782 19 17 230 13.5 2 1 33
    2017 15 15 15 884 0.808 136 71 1001 14.1 5 1 132.1
    2016 16 16 16 950 0.836 173 96 1321 13.8 12 0 208.1
    2015 15 15 14 859 0.784 148 74 1206 16.3 3 1 136.6
    2014 15 15 15 769 0.774 123 68 1051 15.5 12 0 177.1