Cameron Meredith

Wide Receiver

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,700,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.51%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $4,450,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 2.74%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.65
  • Total Contract Value: $9,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,750,000
  • Position Ranking: 12/146 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $5,350,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 200
  • College: Illinois State
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2015 Undrafted Free Agent (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: RFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Cam Meredith signed a two year, $9.5 million offer sheet with the Saints while a RFA of the Bears. The Bears did not match the contract which became official with the Saints on April 12, 2018. Details of the contract come via reporting by Nick Underhill. Meredith received $5.35 million guaranteed including a $3.5 million signing bonus and a $1 million 2019 roster bonus. In 2019 there are up to $550,000 in per game bonuses. Meredith's contract has annual $100,000 workout bonuses.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201826$850,000 $850,000$1,750,000$0$100,000$0$2,700,0001.5%
201927$3,400,000 $1,000,000$1,750,000$1,550,000$100,000$0$6,800,0003.6%
Total$4,250,000$3,500,000$1,550,000$200,000$0$9,500,000
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Career Earnings: $5,081,000
Career APY: $1,693,667
Potential Earnings: $11,081,000
Total Guarantees: $5,356,000
Largest Cash Payment: $5,050,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,800,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsUDFAExpired20153$1,581,000$527,000$1,581,000100.0%$527,000
BearsRFA20181$1,907,000$1,907,000$00.0%$0
SaintsRFAActive20182$9,500,000$4,750,000$3,500,00036.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears3$1,581,000$527,000$1,581,0000.0%$00.0%
Saints0$3,500,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2015Bears$435,000$2,000$0$0$0$437,0000.3%$441,000
2016Bears$525,000$2,000$0$0$0$527,0000.3%$525,000
2017Bears$615,000$2,000$0$0$0$617,0000.4%$615,000
2018Saints$850,000 $850,000$1,750,000$0$100,000$0$2,700,0001.5%$4,450,000
2019Saints$3,400,000 $1,000,000$1,750,000$1,550,000$100,000$0$6,800,0003.6%$5,050,000
Total$5,825,000$3,506,000$1,550,000$200,000$0$11,081,000 $11,081,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20151112.5%6.6%1112010.90000.0000
20161469.6%0.7%6688813.54166.0032
2018116.3%0.0%11111.01000.0000

Financial Reports

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