Cam Newton

Quarterback

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $20,166,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 11.21%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $13,660,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 7.65%
  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $20,166,000
  • Total Contract Value: $103,800,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $20,760,000
  • Position Ranking: 11/99 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $41,000,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6′ 5″
  • Weight: 245
  • College: Auburn
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 1, #1 overall (Panthers)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Cam Newton signed a five year, $103.8 million contract extension with the Panthers on June 2, 2015 containing $31 million fully guaranteed. Most of the information is based on numbers tweeted out by Joel Corry concerning the cap numbers of the contract. Newton received a $22.5 million signing bonus and $7.5 million roster bonus upon signing the contract. In 2016 he will receive a $10 million option bonus and his 2016 salary will become fully guaranteed if on the roster the 3rd day of the League Year.  In 2017 $6 million of his salary will become guaranteed if on the roster the 3rd day of the League Year.  If you want to see how the contract compares to others the NFL you can read my article on the contract.

Salary Cap Breakdown

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2011$375,000$3,629,636$0$0$0$4,004,636
2012$1,376,159$3,629,636$0$0$0$5,005,795
2013$2,377,318 $2,377,318$3,629,636$0$0$0$6,006,954
2014$3,378,477 $3,378,477$3,629,636$0$0$0$7,008,113
2015$1,000,000 $8,500,000$4,500,000$7,500,000$0$0$13,000,000
2016$13,000,000 $13,000,000$6,500,000$0$0$0$19,500,000
2017$13,166,000 $13,166,000$6,500,000$500,000$0$0$20,166,000
2018$14,500,000$6,500,000$500,000$0$0$21,500,000
2019$16,200,000$6,500,000$500,000$0$0$23,200,000
2020$18,600,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$0$21,100,000
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Traditional Statistics (2013-present)

YearGames PlayedPassingRushingFumbles
Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201316292/47361.7%337924134388.81115855.3631
201414262/44858.5%312718123882.11035395.2595
201516296/49659.7%383735103399.21326364.81054
201615270/51052.9%350919143675.8903594.0532

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money
Positional Comparisons to League Average
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