Brandon Bolden

Running Back

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $1,700,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.87%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $2,200,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 1.12%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.29
  • Total Contract Value: $3,700,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,850,000
  • Position Ranking: 34/158 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,000,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 220
  • College: Mississippi
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2012 Undrafted Free Agent (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Brandon Bolden signed a two year, $3.7 million contract with the Patriots on March 14, 2019. Bolden received a $1 million signing bonus and the total guarantee on the contract is $2 million. $400,000 of the deal is tied to per game bonuses. Another $1 million in incentives are available.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201929$1,000,000$500,000$200,000$1,000,000$1,700,0000.9%
202030$1,300,000$500,000$200,000$0$2,000,0001.0%
Total$2,300,000$1,000,000$400,000$1,000,000$3,700,000
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Career Earnings: $6,667,500
Career APY: $952,500
Potential Earnings: $9,087,500
Total Guarantees: $2,220,000
Largest Cash Payment: $2,200,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $2,000,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsUFATerminated20171$855,000$855,000$50,000$2,387,500279.2%$1,193,750
PatriotsSFAExpired20171$775,000$775,000$0$775,000100.0%$775,000
PatriotsUFATerminated20181$880,000$880,000$170,000$200,00022.7%$0
DolphinsSFAExpired20181$850,000$850,000$0$850,000100.0%$850,000
PatriotsUFAActive20192$3,700,000$1,850,000$2,000,000$1,000,00027.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots6$5,817,500$969,583$4,376,2500.0%$280,0000.0%
Dolphins1$850,000$850,000$850,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Patriots$390,000$4,584$0$0$0$0$394,5840.3%$405,000
2013Patriots$480,000$4,584$0$0$0$0$484,5840.4%$480,000
2014Patriots$570,000$4,582$0$0$0$0$574,5820.4%$570,000
2015Patriots$660,000$150,000$200,000$0$25,000$0$1,035,0000.7%$1,172,500
2016Patriots$760,000$150,000$350,000$0$25,000$0$1,272,5000.8%$1,135,000
2017Patriots$775,000$0$0$0$0$0$615,0000.4%$775,000
2018Dolphins$850,000$0$0$0$0$0$850,0000.5%$850,000
2019Patriots$1,000,000$500,000$0$200,000$0$1,000,000$1,700,0000.9%$2,200,000
2020Patriots$1,300,000$500,000$0$200,000$0$0$2,000,0001.0%$1,500,000
Total$6,785,000$1,313,750$550,000$400,000$50,000$1,000,000$8,926,250$9,087,500
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Patriots2017$80,000$80,000
Patriots2018$200,000$200,000
Total$280,000$280,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
OffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2012107.9%33.8%562744.922115.5000
20131222.5%31.1%552714.93211527.2000
2014166.4%61.2%28893.21284.0000
20151517.2%53.4%632073.30191809.5200
2016141.2%58.9%144.002157.5000
2017163.7%60.0%4215.30000.0000
2018162.7%65.8%89111.423134.3111
201910.7%30.2%177.00000.0000

Financial Reports

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