Von Miller
Outside Linebacker
Drafted: Round 1 (#2 overall), 2011
Experience: 10 Years
College: Texas A&M
Contract: 6 yr(s)
$114,100,000
Signing Bonus $17,000,000 AAV$19,016,667 G'teed:$70,000,000 Free Agent:2022 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Cap
2016 Contract details by year 27 $2,000,000 $3,400,000 $6,000,000 - - $100,000 $11,500,000 $28,400,000
2017 Contract details by year 28 $16,500,000 $3,400,000 - - - - $19,900,000 $49,600,000
2018 Contract details by year 29 $2,000,000 $3,400,000 - $500,000 $4,225,000 - $10,125,000 $38,200,000
2019 Contract details by year 30 $17,000,000 $3,400,000 - $500,000 $4,225,000 - $25,125,000 $28,975,000
2020 Contract details by year 31 $17,500,000 $3,400,000 - $500,000 $4,225,000 - $25,625,000 $29,850,000
2021 Contract details by year 32 $17,500,000 - - $500,000 $4,225,000 - $22,225,000 $22,225,000
Contract Notes:
  • $42M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2016 salary + 2016 roster bonus + 2017 salary)
  • 2016 Roster Bonus: $6M
  • $18.5M 2018 salary & $500,000 workout bonus fully guarantee on 3/13/2017
  • $9M of 2019 salary fully guarantees on 3/18/2018
  • 2020 Club Option (must be exercised between 2/7/20 - 3/18/20. If exercised, $6M guarantees - exercised)
  • 2021 Club option (must be exercised by the 1st league day of 2021 (3/17). If exercised, $7M guarantees)
  • 2018-21 Workout Bonus: $500,000
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 $17,500,000 - - $18,000,000
10 seasons $88,675,215 $30,773,004 $25,027,315 $144,475,534

Cap Hit

#1
Outside Linebacker
#1
Denver Broncos
#9
NFL

AAV

#4
Outside Linebacker
#41
NFL

Cash

#4
Outside Linebacker
#42
NFL
  • 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)