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Elvis Dumervil triggers $4 million worth of escalator clauses, incentives with 12th sack
Elvis Dumervil triggers $4 million worth of escalator clauses, incentives with 12th sack

When Ravens veteran outside linebacker Elvis Dumervil sacked New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees twice Monday night, it created a $4 million financial windfall for the three-time Pro Bowl pass rusher. With his 12th sack of the season, Dumervil triggered a $1 million one-time incentive clause for sacks in a single year. Dumervil's contract has a base value of $26 million that includes a $7.5 million signing bonus and $11 guaranteed. He also hit an escalator clause that raises his base salary by $1 million annually in 2015, 2016 and 2017. Dumervil now has 22 sacks in 26 career games with the Ravens. With 12.5 sacks this season, he's on pace for a career-high 19 sacks....

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