Found July 19, 2012 on 60 Max Power O:

Here are the details on the 4-year deal safety Tyvon Branch signed Saturday with the Oakland Raiders, per the team's release:

4-years, $26.6 million. $17.6 million guaranteed. $5.6 million signing bonus. Escalators top out at $28 million.

  • 2012: $1 million base plus $1.4 pro rated signing bonus. $2.4 million cap hit
  • 2013: $6 million base plus $3.5 roster bonus plus $1.4 million prorated signing bonus. $10.9 million cap hit.
  • 2014: $3 million base plus $1 million roster bonus plus $1.4 million prorated signing bonus. $5.4 million cap hit.
  • 2015: $5.5 million base plus $1 million roster bonus plus $1.4 million prorated signing bonus. $7.9 million cap hit.

Branch, entering his fifth NFL season, was selected by the Raiders in the fourth round (100th overall) of the 2008 NFL Draft. He led the team in tackles in the last two seasons, and topped the 100-tackle mark for a 3rd straight year in 2011.

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