Von Miller
Outside Linebacker
Drafted: Round 1 (#2 overall), 2011
Experience: 12 Years
College: Texas A&M
Contract: 6 yr(s)
$120,000,000
Signing Bonus $18,525,000 AAV$20,000,000 G'teed:$51,435,000 Free Agent:2028 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2022 Contract details by year 33 $1,120,000 $3,705,000 $225,000 $100,000 $5,150,000 $45,000,000
2023 Contract details by year 34 $1,300,000 $3,705,000 $13,600,000 $100,000 $18,705,000 $40,175,000
2024 Contract details by year 35 $17,145,000 $3,705,000 $255,000 $100,000 $21,205,000 $21,825,000
2025 Contract details by year 36 $17,145,000 $3,705,000 $255,000 $100,000 $21,205,000 $7,410,000
2026 Contract details by year 37 $19,645,000 $3,705,000 $255,000 $100,000 $23,705,000 $3,705,000
2027 Contract details by year 38 $29,645,000 - $255,000 $100,000 $30,000,000 -
Contract Notes:
  • $45M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2022 salary + 2023 salary + 2023 roster bonus + $10.71M of 2024 salary)
  • Remaining $6.435M of 2024 salary fully guaranteed in March 2024
  • 2022 Signing Bonus: $18.525M
  • 2023 Roster Bonus: $13.345M (guaranteed 3/22/2022)
  • Per game active: $15,000 ($255,000, 15 LTBE in 2022)
  • Annual Workout bonus: $100,000
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $13,773,004 - $14,148,004
2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,329,563 - - $1,329,563
2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,477,964 - - $1,477,964
2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,238,688 - - $3,238,688
2015 Player Cash Earnings $9,754,000 - - $9,754,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $17,000,000 $6,100,000 $25,100,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $16,500,000 - - $16,500,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $19,427,315
2019 Player Cash Earnings $17,000,000 - - $17,500,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $17,500,000 - - $18,000,000
2021 Player Cash Earnings $722,223 - - $722,223
2021 Player Cash Earnings $16,777,777 - - $17,277,777
12 seasons $88,675,215 $30,773,004 $25,027,315 $144,475,534

Cap Hit

#22
Outside Linebacker
#10
Buffalo Bills
#282
NFL

AAV

#5
Outside Linebacker
#36
NFL

Cash

#5
Outside Linebacker
#43
NFL
  • Mar 16 2022

    Signed a 6 year $120 million contract with Buffalo (BUF)

  • Nov 1 2021

    Traded to Los Angeles (LAR) from Denver (DEN) for 2022 2nd round pick (#64 Nik Bonito) and 2022 3rd round pick (#96 - traded)

  • Mar 16 2021

    Denver (DEN) exercised an $18 million option for 2021

  • Oct 4 2019

    Fined $21,056 Roughing the Passer against Gardner Minshew (JAX)

  • Mar 15 2018

    Converted $16.9M of 2018 salary into bonus, clearing $12.375M of cap for Denver (DEN)

  • Jul 15 2016

    Signed a 6 year $114.1 million contract with Denver (DEN)

  • Mar 1 2016

    Offered a 1 year $14.129 million exclusive franchise tag for 2016

  • Dec 4 2015

    Fined $8,681 Roughing the Passer against Tom Brady (NE)

  • Oct 2 2015

    Fined $11,567 Excessive celebration of a touchdown against Detroit (DET)

  • May 1 2014

    Denver (DEN) exercised a $9.754 million option for 2015

  • Dec 13 2013

    Fined $25,000 Roughing the Passer against Ryan Fitzpatrick (TEN)

  • Aug 20 2013

    Suspended 6 games, forfeiting $806,161 in 2013 salary with Denver (DEN)

  • Jul 29 2011

    Signed a 4 year $21 million contract with Denver (DEN)

  • Apr 28 2011

    Drafted by Denver (DEN): Round 1 (#2 overall)