Adam Thielen

Wide Receiver

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $6,100,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 3.20%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $5,100,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 2.50%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.84
  • Total Contract Value: $19,246,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,811,500
  • Position Ranking: 6/80 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $9,596,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 195
  • College: Minnesota State-Mankato
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2013 Undrafted Free Agent (Vikings)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: RFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 27 $2,746,000 $2,746,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,746,000 2.2%
2018 28 $3,850,000 $2,850,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 $50,000 $1,100,000 $6,100,000 3.4%
2019 29 $5,850,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 $50,000 $1,100,000 $8,100,000 4.3%
2020 30 $5,350,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 $50,000 $0 $6,500,000 3.3%
Total $17,796,000 $4,000,000 $300,000 $150,000 $2,200,000 $24,446,000
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Career Earnings: $13,478,000
Career APY: $2,246,333
Potential Earnings: $24,978,000
Total Guarantees: $9,596,000
Largest Cash Payment: $6,746,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $8,100,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Vikings UDFA Terminated 2013 3 $1,485,000 $495,000 $0 $0 0.0% $0
Vikings Practice Expired 2013 1 $102,000 $102,000 $0 $102,000 100.0% $102,000
Vikings SFA Expired 2014 2 $930,000 $465,000 $0 $930,000 100.0% $465,000
Vikings ERFA Expired 2016 1 $600,000 $600,000 $0 $600,000 100.0% $600,000
Vikings RFA Active 2017 4 $19,246,000 $4,811,500 $9,596,000 $11,846,000 61.6% $5,923,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Vikings 6 $13,478,000 $2,246,333 $11,478,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2013 Vikings $102,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $102,000 0.1% $102,000
2014 Vikings $420,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $420,000 0.3% $420,000
2015 Vikings $510,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $510,000 0.4% $510,000
2016 Vikings $600,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $600,000 0.4% $600,000
2017 Vikings $2,746,000 $2,746,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,746,000 2.2% $6,746,000
2018 Vikings $3,850,000 $2,850,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 $50,000 $1,100,000 $6,100,000 3.4% $5,100,000
2019 Vikings $5,850,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 $50,000 $1,100,000 $8,100,000 4.3% $6,000,000
2020 Vikings $5,350,000 $1,000,000 $100,000 $50,000 $0 $6,500,000 3.3% $5,500,000
Total $19,428,000 $4,000,000 $300,000 $150,000 $2,200,000 $26,078,000   $24,978,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Receiving Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special RecYardsAvgTD AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2014 16 14.6% 58.3%813717.11000.0000
2015 16 21.3% 59.0%1214412.0048922.3000
2016 16 74.8% 21.7%6996714.052157.5021
2017 16 92.5% 0.9%85121514.3411111.0032
2018 16 96.2% 1.3%113137312.295306.0011

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average