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 Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2017 Contract details by year 29 $975,000 $1,250,000 $25,000 - $2,250,000 $8,025,000
2018 Contract details by year 30 $2,475,000 $1,250,000 $25,000 - $3,750,000 $6,250,000
2019 Contract details by year 31 $2,598,235 $1,250,000 $25,000 $938,382 $4,811,617 $7,000,001
2020 Contract details by year 32 $4,975,000 $1,250,000 $25,000 $938,384 $7,188,384 $2,188,384
2021 Free Agent Year 33 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
2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,598,235 - - $4,500,000
8 seasons $9,790,235 $5,400,584 $2,990,070 $18,180,889

Cap Hit

#15
Tight End
#9
New York Giants
#321
NFL

AAV

#20
Tight End
#393
NFL

Cash

#20
Tight End
#381
NFL
  • Oct 30 2019

    Converted $1.87M of 2019 salary into bonus, clearing $938,382 of cap space with New York (NYG)

  • 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)