Brandon Fusco

Right Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,793,750
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.51%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $4,100,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.01%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.86
  • Total Contract Value: $12,750,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,250,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/7 at RG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,500,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 306
  • College: Slippery Rock
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 6, #172 overall (Vikings)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Brandon Fusco signed a three year, $12.75 million contract with the Falcons on March 14, 2018. Fusco received $5.5 million in guarantees, $4.5 million of which is guaranteed at signing. $1 million will become fully guaranteed if on the roster on the 5th day of the 2019 league year. The signing bonus for the contract is $2.25 million. There are per game bonuses of $100,000 in 2019 and $150,000 in 2020.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 30 $2,250,000 $2,250,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,000,000 1.7%
2019 31 $4,000,000 $750,000 $100,000 $0 $0 $4,793,750 2.5%
2020 32 $4,000,000 $750,000 $150,000 $0 $0 $4,900,000 2.5%
Total $10,250,000 $2,250,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $12,693,750
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Career Earnings: $22,640,224
Career APY: $2,830,028
Potential Earnings: $26,790,224
Total Guarantees: $8,750,000
Largest Cash Payment: $5,431,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,900,000 (2020)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Vikings 2011 3 $1,485,668 $495,223 $0 $1,509,224 101.6% $503,075
Vikings Extension Terminated 2014 5 $24,250,000 $4,850,000 $4,000,000 $11,431,000 47.1% $3,810,333
49ers SFA Expired 2017 1 $1,100,000 $1,100,000 $250,000 $1,100,000 100.0% $1,100,000
Falcons UFA Active 2018 3 $12,750,000 $4,250,000 $4,500,000 $8,600,000 67.5% $8,600,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Vikings 6 $12,940,224 $2,156,704 $11,340,224 0.0% $1,600,000 0.0%
49ers 1 $1,100,000 $1,100,000 $1,400,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Falcons 1 $8,600,000 $8,600,000 $3,000,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2011 Vikings $375,000 $23,556 $0 $0 $0 $398,556 0.3% $469,224
2012 Vikings $465,000 $23,556 $9,639 $0 $0 $498,195 0.4% $474,639
2013 Vikings $555,000 $23,556 $10,361 $0 $0 $588,917 0.5% $565,361
2014 Vikings $1,431,000 $823,556 $0 $0 $0 $2,254,556 1.7% $5,431,000
2015 Vikings $2,620,000 $2,000,000 $800,000 $80,000 $50,000 $0 $3,550,000 2.5% $2,750,000
2016 Vikings $3,120,000 $800,000 $80,000 $50,000 $0 $4,050,000 2.6% $3,250,000
2017 49ers $1,000,000 $150,000 $100,000 $0 $0 $0 $1,400,000 0.8% $1,100,000
2018 Falcons $2,250,000 $2,250,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,000,000 1.7% $4,500,000
2019 Falcons $4,000,000 $750,000 $100,000 $0 $0 $4,793,750 2.5% $4,100,000
2020 Falcons $4,000,000 $750,000 $150,000 $0 $0 $4,900,000 2.5% $4,150,000
Total $19,816,000 $4,844,224 $430,000 $100,000 $0 $25,433,974   $26,790,224
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Vikings 2017 $1,600,000 $0
Total$1,600,000$0

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps
Offense Special
2011 2.3% 0.0%
2012 16 85.2% 16.2%
2013 15 86.8% 12.0%
2014 3 16.7% 2.5%
2015 16 99.9% 17.5%
2016 14 79.3% 12.1%
2017 16 98.6% 14.0%
2018 7 41.1% 6.6%

Financial Reports

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