Olivier Vernon
Outside Linebacker
Drafted: Round 3 (#72 overall), 2012
Experience: 8 Years
College: Miami (FL)
Contract: 5 yr(s)
$85,000,000
Signing Bonus $20,000,000 AAV$17,000,000 G'teed:$52,500,000 Free Agent:2021 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2016 Contract details by year 25 $1,750,000 $4,000,000 $7,000,000 $250,000 $13,000,000 $40,750,000
2017 Contract details by year 26 $11,750,000 $4,000,000 - $250,000 $16,000,000 $28,000,000
2018 Contract details by year 27 $12,750,000 $4,000,000 - $250,000 $17,000,000 $25,000,000
2019 Contract details by year 28 $15,250,000 - - $250,000 $15,500,000 $250,000
2020 Contract details by year 29 $15,250,000 - - $250,000 $15,500,000 -
Contract Notes:
  • $40.5M initially guaranteed (signing bonus + 2016 base + 2017 base + 2016 roster bonus)
  • 2016 Roster Bonus: $7M (due 3/13/16)
  • $12M of his 2018 salary becomes guaranteed on 3/16/2018
  • Annual Workout Bonus: $250,000
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $638,080 - $1,028,080
2013 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 - - $510,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $590,000 - - $786,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,532,000 - - $1,542,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,750,000 $20,000,000 $7,250,000 $29,000,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $11,750,000 - - $12,000,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $12,750,000 - - $13,000,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $15,250,000 - - $15,507,952
8 seasons $44,512,000 $20,638,080 $8,223,952 $73,374,032

Cap Hit

#7
Defensive End
#1
Cleveland Browns
#52
NFL

AAV

#7
Defensive End
#38
NFL

Cash

#7
Defensive End
#55
NFL
  • Oct 11 2019

    Fined $10,527 Roughing the Passer against Jimmy Garoppolo (SF)

  • Mar 13 2019

    Traded to Cleveland (CLE) from New York (NYG) with Odell Beckham, Jr. for Jabrill Peppers, Kevin Zeitler, 2019 1st round pick (#17 Dexter Lawrence) and 2019 3rd round pick (#95 Oshane Ximines)

  • Nov 23 2018

    Fined $20,054 Roughing the Passer against Jameis Winston (TB)

  • Dec 15 2017

    Fined $18,231 Roughing the Passer against Dak Prescott (DAL)

  • Dec 16 2016

    Fined $20,000 Roughing the Passer against Marcus Mariota (TEN)

  • Dec 16 2016

    Fined $17,363 Low hit on Marcus Mariota (TEN)

  • Nov 25 2016

    Fined $18,231 Roughing the Passer against Jay Cutler (CHI)

  • Mar 9 2016

    Signed a 5 year $85 million contract with New York (NYG)

  • Oct 23 2015

    Fined $17,363 Roughing the Passer against Marcus Mariota (TEN)

  • Jul 25 2012

    Signed a 4 year $2.848 million contract with Miami (MIA)

  • Apr 27 2012

    Drafted by Miami (MIA): Round 3 (#72 overall)

  • Apr 27 2012

    Drafted by Miami (MIA): Round 3 (#72 overall)