Breaking down Jared Allen's four-year, $32 million deal

Newly-minted Chicago Bears defensive end Jared Allen's four-year, $32 million contract includes $15.5 million guaranteed,

His base salaries of $3 million and $1 million are fully guaranteed.

HIs $11.5 million roster bonus in 2015 will be fully guaranteed by April 9. It's guaranteed for skill and injury at the time of signing and becomes fully guaranteed if he's on the roster on April.9..

He's due a nonguaranteed $8.5 million base salary in 2016 and a nonguaranteed $8 million in 2017.

The 2017 year voids if Allen has 12 or more sacks any year and if he's on the roster on June 1, 2017.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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