Antonio Gates

Tight End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.39%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $2,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.60%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $2,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 11/77 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,000,000
  • Age: 38
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 255
  • College: Kent State
  • Accrued Seasons: 15
  • Entry: 2003 Undrafted Free Agent (Chargers)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Antonio Gates signed a two year contract with the San Diego Chargers worth $11 million on March 9, 2016. Gates received $6 million guaranteed.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201838$1,500,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$2,500,0001.4%
Total$1,500,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$2,500,000
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Career Earnings: $69,863,765
Career APY: $4,657,584
Potential Earnings: $71,363,765
Total Guarantees: $22,187,000
Largest Cash Payment: $10,400,000 (2012)
Largest Cap Hit: $8,374,265 (2015)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChargersUDFAExpired20032$537,000$268,500$537,000100.0%$268,500
ChargersERFARenegotiated20056$22,500,000$3,750,000$18,915,00084.1%$3,783,000
ChargersExtensionExpired20106$36,175,000$7,235,000$38,411,765106.2%$6,401,961
ChargersUFAExpired20162$11,000,000$5,500,000$11,000,000100.0%$5,500,000
ChargersSFAActive20181$2,500,000$2,500,000$1,000,00040.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chargers15$69,863,765$4,657,584$68,801,2650.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2003Chargers$225,000$3,500$0$0$0$228,5000.3%$232,000
2004Chargers$305,000$3,500$0$0$0$308,5000.4%$305,000
2005Chargers$380,000 $380,000$1,200,000$0$0$0$1,580,0001.8%$6,380,000
2006Chargers$500,000$1,200,000$3,160,000$0$0$4,860,0004.8%$3,660,000
2007Chargers$2,625,000$1,200,000$0$0$0$3,825,0003.5%$2,625,000
2008Chargers$3,000,000$1,200,000$0$0$0$4,200,0003.6%$3,000,000
2009Chargers$3,250,000$1,200,000$0$0$0$4,450,0003.6%$3,250,000
2010Chargers$755,000 $4,225,000$762,500$3,470,000$0$0$4,987,500--$8,800,000
2011Chargers$5,200,000 $5,200,000$762,500$0$0$0$5,962,5005.0%$5,200,000
2012Chargers$4,000,000$2,362,500$0$0$0$6,362,5005.3%$10,400,000
2013Chargers$4,500,000$2,362,500$0$0$0$6,862,5005.6%$4,500,000
2014Chargers$2,000,000$3,862,500$0$0$0$5,862,5004.4%$5,000,000
2015Chargers$5,900,000$3,862,500$0$0$0$8,374,2655.8%$4,511,765
2016Chargers$3,000,000 $5,000,000$500,000$2,000,000$0$0$5,500,0003.5%$6,000,000
2017Chargers$4,500,000$500,000$500,000$0$0$5,437,5003.3%$5,000,000
2018Chargers$1,500,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$2,500,0001.4%$2,500,000
Total$41,640,000$21,982,000$9,130,000$0$0$71,301,265 $71,363,765

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111370.9%0.0%6477812.27000.0000
20121583.9%0.0%4953811.07000.0000
20131687.2%0.0%7787211.34000.0022
20141672.1%0.0%6982111.912000.0010
20151142.7%0.0%5663011.35000.0000
20161454.9%0.2%5354810.37000.0011
20171647.0%0.0%2627010.43000.0000
2018931.5%0.0%1314110.81000.0000

Financial Reports

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