Shopping Cart

Dee Ford’s reworked contract with 49ers adds void year in 2023


The San Francisco 49ers managed to save $11.2 million against their salary cap for this season due to a restructured contract with injured pass rusher Dee Ford.

Ford reached an agreement with the 49ers on the reworked contract last week.

According to David Lombardi and Matt Barrows of TheAthletic.com, Ford’s adjusted contract turned a three-year deal into a two-year deal with a voided season added in 2023 to help the team with the salary cap.

Ford had $11.6 million guaranteed for 2021 because of the injury he sustained last year that forced him to miss all but the first game of the season. That $11.6 million guaranteed is now split up over the next two years with $7 million paid out this season and the remaining $4.6 million in 2022. Ford was given a $3 million signing bonus along with a guaranteed $4 million base salary for this year’s portion with the $4.6 million for next year coming in the form of a roster bonus.

The maneuvering on Ford’s detail allowed the 49ers to cut his cap hit from $20.1 million to just $8.9 million. He will account for $11.9 million in cap space in 2022 if he’s a part of the team’s roster then. Additionally, $4.9 million from accumulated signing bonus proration will carry onto the voidable year of 2023.

There are incentives in the deal to create more payout possibilities for Ford as well. The report includes a note that Ford has continued to workout at 49ers headquarters and is optimistic about his chances of returning to full strength.

Dee Ford’s reworked contract with 49ers adds void year in 2023 originally appeared on Pro Football Talk



Read more: https://sports.yahoo.com/dee-ford-reworked-contract-49ers-062037990.html?src=rss

Prepare For Power Outages
DELTA 1300 Power Station
DELTA 1300 Power Station
Price: $1,399.00
EFDELTA can power 13 devices simultaneously: 6x AC OUTLETS: Fridge, TV, Light, Fry Pan, Blender, and Coffee Machine; 2x 60W USB-C: MacBook Pro and Nintendo Switch; 4x USB-A: Smart Phones, Speaker and Tablets; 1x 13.6V CARPORT: Car Fridge or Vacuum Cleaner.
Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

NFLBee.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for website owners to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.