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Embed This Zach Brown

Inside Linebacker Age: 29 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 2 (#52 overall), 2012 College: North Carolina Agent(s): CSE
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  • Current Contract

    Zach Brown signed a 3 year, $24,000,000 contract with the Washington Redskins, including a $4,500,000 signing bonus, $10,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $8,000,000. In 2018, Brown will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, a signing bonus of $4,500,000, a roster bonus of $203,125 and a incentive bonus of $250,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,953,125 and a dead cap value of $5,500,000.

    Contract: 3 yr(s) / $24,000,000
    Signing Bonus $4,500,000
    Average Salary $8,000,000
    Total Guarantees $10,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $5,500,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $1,000,000 $1,500,000 $203,125 $250,000 $2,953,125 $5,500,000 $5,953,125($5,953,125)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $5,500,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-2,546,875 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $4,500,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-1,546,875 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $2,500,000 2019 Dead Cap: $3,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $453,125 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2019 Dead Cap: $3,000,000 2018 Cap Savings: $1,453,125

    Potential Out: 2019, 1 yr, $5,953,125; $3,000,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 29 $6,750,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 - $8,750,000 $3,000,000 $7,250,000($13,203,125)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $3,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $5,750,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $3,000,000 2019 Cap Savings: $5,750,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2020 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2019 Cap Savings: $7,250,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2020 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2019 Cap Savings: $7,250,000
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $7,500,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 - $9,500,000 $1,500,000 $8,000,000($21,203,125)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2020 Cap Savings: $8,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2020 Cap Savings: $8,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $8,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $8,000,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $5.5M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2018 salary)
    • $4.5M of 2019 salary fully guarantees in March 2019
    • 2018 Per Game Active Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000)
    • 2019-20 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
    • LTBE Incentives: $250,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2017-2017

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,300,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $2,300,000
    Guaranteed $700,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2017 27 $1,550,000 $500,000 $250,000 - $250,000 $2,550,000 $2,050,000 $2,503,125($21,203,125)
    2018 Free agent year 28 UFA  
    • $700,000 guaranteed (signing bonus + $200,000 of base salary)
    • Per Game Active Bonus: $15,625 ($250,000)
    • Incentives: $2.3M ($250,000 LTBE)
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $1,246,036 - - - - - $1,636,036
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $565,377 - - - - - - $565,377
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $740,754 - - - - - - $740,754
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $916,131 - - - - - $69,857 $985,988
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $800,000 $450,000 - - - - - $1,250,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,550,000 $500,000 $203,125 - - - $250,000 $2,503,125
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $4,500,000 $203,125 - - - $250,000 $5,953,125
    7 seasons $5,962,262 $6,696,036 $406,250 - - - $569,857 $13,634,405
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $6,750,000 - $500,000 - - - - $7,250,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $7,500,000 - $500,000 - - - - $8,000,000
    $20,212,262 $6,696,036 $1,406,250 - - - $569,857 $28,884,405
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2018 WAS 9 9 9 424 0.729 59 41 18 1
    2017 WAS 13 13 13 834 0.759 2.5 127 84 43 1
    2016 BUF 16 16 16 980 0.912 4 147 95 52 2 1
    2015 TEN 16 16 5 495 0.467 0.5 78 55 23 2
    2014 TEN 1 1 1 4 0.029
    2013 TEN 16 16 13 757 0.711 4 91 71 19 1 1
    2012 TEN 16 16 14 742 0.658 5.5 93 68 24 1 3