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Last updated on August 27, 2016 9:00 PM EDT
|Offseason Workout Bonus||Roster Bonus||Reporting Bonus||Total Cap Figure||Cash Received||Remaining Guaranteed Money||Cap Hit if Cut||Cap Savings if Cut or Traded||Comments|
|2016||$201,412||$30,000||$6,240||$30,000||$267,652||$267,652||$30,000||Earned $30,000 reporting bonus and $6,240 in offseason workout bonus money.|
The Patriots signed Frank Kearse to their roster on March 11.
Terms: 1 year, $865,000
Signing bonus: $30,000
Base salary: $760,000
Split salary: $428,000. This is the salary that Kearse will earn if placed on Injured Reserve.
Roster bonus: $5,000
Reporting bonus: $30,000. Kearse earns this bonus merely showing up to training camp.
Salary cap charge: $665,000
August 27, 2016 update - Frank Kearse was placed on IR August 27th.
September 9, 2016 - the Boston Globe's Ben Volin tweeted that "DT Frank Kearse received an injury settlement of $201,412 from the #Patriots. Reportedly was injured in a domestic dispute". My notes - the $201,412 is 8 weeks pay based on his $428,000 split salary, not his $760,000 salary. Frank Kearse can sign with the 31 other teams right now. Has to wait 11 weeks (8 weeks pay plus 3 weeks) to sign again with Patriots.
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