Rhett Ellison
Tight End
Drafted: Round 4 (#128 overall), 2012
Experience: 7 Years
College: Southern California
Contract: 4 yr(s)
$18,000,000
Signing Bonus $5,000,000 AAV$4,500,000 G'teed:$8,000,000 Free Agent:2021 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2017 Contract details by year 28 $975,000 $1,250,000 $25,000 $2,250,000 $8,025,000
2018 Contract details by year 29 $2,475,000 $1,250,000 $25,000 $3,750,000 $6,250,000
2019 Contract details by year 30 $4,475,000 $1,250,000 $25,000 $5,750,000 $2,500,000
2020 Contract details by year 31 $4,975,000 $1,250,000 $25,000 $6,250,000 $1,250,000
2021 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
Contract Notes:
  • $8M fully guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2017 salary + $2.025M of 2018 salary)
  • Annual Workout Bonus: $25,000
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $300,584 - $690,584
2013 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - $480,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $570,000 - - $570,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,542,000 - - $1,542,000
2016 Player Cash Earnings $760,000 $100,000 $1,038,305 $1,898,305
2017 Player Cash Earnings $975,000 $5,000,000 - $6,000,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $2,475,000 - - $2,500,000
7 seasons $7,192,000 $5,400,584 $1,088,305 $13,680,889

Cap Hit

#13
Tight End
#8
New York Giants
#297
NFL

AAV

#20
Tight End
#389
NFL

Cash

#20
Tight End
#387
NFL
  • Mar 9 2017

    Signed a 4 year $18 million contract with New York (NYG)

  • Mar 15 2016

    Signed a 1 year $1.75 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Dec 6 2013

    Fined $7,875 Excessive Facemask against Chicago (CHI)

  • May 22 2012

    Signed a 4 year $2.4 million contract with Minnesota (MIN)

  • Apr 28 2012

    Drafted by Minnesota (MIN): Round 4 (#128 overall)