Brandin Cooks

Wide Receiver

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $8,459,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.72%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $8,459,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 5.11%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $8,383,452
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,095,863
  • Position Ranking: 23/203 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,601,853
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 189
  • College: Oregon State
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 1, #20 overall (Saints)
  • Year Signed: 2014
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Patriots exercised the fifth year option on Brandin Cooks. The option is worth $8.349 million and is guaranteed for injury. If on the roster on the first day of the 2018 league year, Cooks' salary will become fully guaranteed. Cooks was traded to the Rams on April 4, 2018.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201825$8,459,000 $8,459,000$0$0$0$0$8,459,0004.8%
Total$8,459,000$0$0$0$0$8,459,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $8,383,452
Years: 4
Career APY: $2,095,863
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsDraftedTraded20144$8,383,452$2,095,863$1,563,19818.6%$1,563,198
SaintsDraftedTraded20144$8,383,452$2,095,863$6,820,25481.4%$2,273,418
RamsDraftedActive20144$8,383,452$2,095,863$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots1$1,563,198$1,563,198$1,563,1980.0%$00.0%
Saints3$6,820,254$2,273,418$5,715,9900.0%$1,104,2640.0%
Rams0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2014Saints$420,000 $420,000$1,104,264$0$0$0$1,524,2641.1%
2015Saints$801,066 $801,066$1,104,264$0$0$0$1,905,3301.3%
2016Saints$1,182,132 $1,182,132$1,104,264$0$0$0$2,286,3961.5%
2017Patriots$781,599 $1,563,198$0$781,599$0$0$1,563,1980.9%
2018Rams$8,459,000 $8,459,000$0$0$0$0$8,459,0004.8%
Total$11,643,797$3,312,792$781,599$0$0$15,738,188 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Saints2017$1,104,264$0
Total$1,104,264$0

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20141046.8%8.3%5355010.4377310.4110
20151682.8%0.9%84113813.598182.3010
20161676.5%0.8%78117315.086305.0010
20171692.6%0.4%60100316.766325.3000

Financial Reports

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