Cameron Brate

Tight End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $7,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 3.60%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $7,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 3.85%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $40,800,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,800,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/39 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,000,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 235
  • College: Harvard
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2014 Undrafted Free Agent (Buccaneers)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: RFA
  • Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Cameron Brate signed a $40.8 million contract with the Buccaneers on March 12, 2018. Brate was scheduled to become a restricted free agent before signing the contract. Brate received $7 million fully guaranteed at signing, which is made up of his 2018 base salary and a $6 million roster bonus. $18 million is guaranteed for injury with his 2019 base salary and $4 million of his 2020 salary being protected for injury. Both will become fully guaranteed if Brate is on the roster on the 5th day of the respective league year. Another $4.2 million in incentives are available.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 27 $1,000,000 $7,000,000 $0 $6,000,000 $0 $0 $7,000,000 4.0%
2019 28 $7,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,000,000 3.7%
2020 29 $6,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,000,000 3.0%
2021 30 $6,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,500,000 --
2022 31 $6,800,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,800,000 --
2023 32 $7,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,500,000 --
Total $34,800,000 $0 $6,000,000 $0 $0 $40,800,000
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Career Earnings: $8,863,529
Career APY: $1,772,706
Potential Earnings: $42,663,529
Total Guarantees: $7,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $7,500,000 (2023)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,500,000 (2023)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Buccaneers 2014 1 $420,000 $420,000 $0 $123,529 29.4% $123,529
Buccaneers SFA 2015 2 $1,110,000 $555,000 $0 $1,050,000 94.6% $525,000
Buccaneers ERFA Expired 2017 1 $690,000 $690,000 $0 $690,000 100.0% $690,000
Buccaneers RFA Active 2018 6 $40,800,000 $6,800,000 $7,000,000 $7,000,000 17.2% $7,000,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers 5 $8,863,529 $1,772,706 $8,863,529 0.0% $82,200 0.0%
Saints $0 $0 $0 0.0% $6,600 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Buccaneers $420,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $123,529 0.1% $123,529
2015 Buccaneers $510,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $450,000 0.3% $450,000
2016 Buccaneers $600,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $600,000 0.4% $600,000
2017 Buccaneers $690,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $690,000 0.4% $690,000
2018 Buccaneers $1,000,000 $7,000,000 $0 $6,000,000 $0 $0 $7,000,000 4.0% $7,000,000
2019 Buccaneers $7,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,000,000 3.7% $7,000,000
2020 Buccaneers $6,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,000,000 3.0% $6,000,000
2021 Buccaneers $6,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,500,000 -- $6,500,000
2022 Buccaneers $6,800,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $6,800,000 -- $6,800,000
2023 Buccaneers $7,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $7,500,000 -- $7,500,000
Total $37,020,000 $0 $6,000,000 $0 $0 $42,663,529   $42,663,529
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Buccaneers 2014 $75,600 $75,600
Buccaneers 2015 $6,600 $6,600
Saints 2015 $6,600 $6,600
Total$88,800$88,800

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Receiving Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special RecYardsAvgTD AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2014 5 4.4% 5.7%000.00000.0000
2015 14 31.2% 25.0%2127513.13000.0000
2016 15 62.1% 25.3%5766011.68000.0010
2017 15 53.9% 1.3%4555412.36000.0010
2018 16 47.8% 12.7%302899.66000.0011

Financial Reports

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