Cameron Meredith

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $6,456,250
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 3.37%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,050,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.78%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.78
  • Total Contract Value: $9,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,750,000
  • Position Ranking: 5/73 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $5,350,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 200
  • College: Illinois State
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 26 $850,000 $850,000 $1,750,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $2,700,000 1.5%
2019 27 $3,400,000 $1,000,000 $1,750,000 $1,550,000 $100,000 $0 $6,456,250 3.4%
Total $4,250,000 $3,500,000 $1,550,000 $200,000 $0 $9,156,250
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Career Earnings: $6,031,000
Career APY: $1,507,750
Potential Earnings: $11,081,000
Total Guarantees: $5,356,000
Largest Cash Payment: $5,050,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,456,250 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bears UDFA Expired 2015 3 $1,581,000 $527,000 $6,000 $1,581,000 100.0% $527,000
Bears RFA 2018 1 $1,907,000 $1,907,000 $0 $0 0.0% $0
Saints RFA Active 2018 2 $9,500,000 $4,750,000 $5,350,000 $4,450,000 46.8% $4,450,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bears 3 $1,581,000 $527,000 $1,581,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Saints 1 $4,450,000 $4,450,000 $2,700,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 Bears $435,000 $2,000 $0 $0 $0 $437,000 0.3% $441,000
2016 Bears $525,000 $2,000 $0 $0 $0 $527,000 0.3% $525,000
2017 Bears $615,000 $2,000 $0 $0 $0 $617,000 0.4% $615,000
2018 Saints $850,000 $850,000 $1,750,000 $0 $100,000 $0 $2,700,000 1.5% $4,450,000
2019 Saints $3,400,000 $1,000,000 $1,750,000 $1,550,000 $100,000 $0 $6,456,250 3.4% $5,050,000
Total $5,825,000 $3,506,000 $1,550,000 $200,000 $0 $10,737,250   $11,081,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Receiving Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special RecYardsAvgTD AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2015 11 12.5% 6.6%1112010.90000.0000
2016 14 69.6% 0.7%6688813.54166.0032
2018 6 12.0% 0.7%911412.71000.0011

Financial Reports

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