Adrian Peterson

Running Back

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $2,250,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 1.38%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $3,500,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 2.45%
  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $2,250,000
  • Total Contract Value: $7,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 25/226 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,500,000
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 6′ 1″
  • Weight: 217
  • College: Oklahoma
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2007 Draft, Round 1, #7 overall (Vikings)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Adrian Peterson signed a two year, $7 million contract with the Saints. According to Curtis Crabtree of PFT, Peterson received a $2.5 million signing bonus and will received a $750,000 roster bonus on the 3rd day of the 2018 league year. There are up to $1.65 million in per game roster bonuses in the contract. According to Nick Underhill of the Advocate, Peterson can earn up to $8.25 million in incentives. The incentives are up to $1 million for rushing yards, starting at $150,000 for 750 yards and maxing out at 1,500 yards. He can earn up to $750,000 in touchdown bonuses, beginning at $250,000 for 6 touchdowns and maxing out at 10 touchdowns. He can also earn up to $1 million for a Super Bowl win. Another $2.75 million is available as roster bonus escalators which are triggered based on earning the above incentives in 2017.

Salary Cap Breakdown

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2017$1,000,000 $1,000,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$2,250,000
2018$4,750,000$1,250,000$2,400,000$0$0$4,750,000
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Traditional Statistics (2013-present)

YearGames PlayedRushingReceivingFumbles
AttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20131427912664.510291715.9153
2014121753.602189.0000
20151632714854.511302227.4073
2016337721.90382.7011

Financial Reports

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