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Kenrick Ellis

Position: Defensive Tackle

The New York Jets signed third round draft selection DT Kenrick Ellis to a 4 year contract on July 30, 2011. Ellis received a signing bonus of $450,000. Base salaries are $375,000(2011), $465,000(2012), $555,000(2013), and $645,000(2014). Ellis will be eligible to earn the Proven Performance Escaltor in 2014, based on playing time during the prior three years. If earned, Ellis' 2014 salary will increase to $1,200,000.

Year Salary Cap Number Dead Money if Cut Cap Savings if Cut
2011$500,000$450,000$50,000
2012$617,500$337,500$280,000/td>
2013$707,500$225,000$482,500
2014$797,500$112,500$685,000