We ran across this article from Mac’s Football Blog, breaking down the contract for Ahmad Brooks. Yesterday Matt Maiocco reported that the actual value of the contract was $37 million and included $17.5 million in guaranteed money.
The site Mac’s Football Blog went even further discussing the breakdown of the contract and how once again Paraag Marathe brokered the 49ers one hell of a deal. So I’m gonna steal Mac’s article and post it here. Don’t hate us Mac.
Through a league source, Mac’s Football Blog has obtained the details of Brooks’ contract which, at the time of signing, includes $8.25 million in fully guaranteed money and $9.25 million that is guaranteed for injury only.
As Maiocco initially reported, Brooks received a $7.5 million signing bonus. The other portion of the deal that is fully guaranteed is a $750,000 base salary for the 2012 season. Along with $500,000 in per game roster bonuses ($31,250) and a $100,000 workout bonus, Brooks’ 2012 cap number checks in at a team-...