Cameron Meredith

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $624,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.32%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $624,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.33%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $2,020,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,010,000
  • Position Ranking: 103/272 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 200
  • College: Illinois State
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Undrafted Free Agent (Bears)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Cameron Meredith signed a revised one year contract with the New Orleans Saints on March 20, 2019.  Meredith was original due $5.05 million cash under his old 2 year contract for 2019.  The new one year contract is worth $2.4 million with $1.5 million guaranteed; and a $100,000 workout bonus.

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

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201927$720,000$0$0$624,0000.3%
202028$820,000$400,000$80,000$1,300,0000.7%
Total$1,540,000$400,000$80,000$1,924,000
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Career Earnings: $9,381,000
Career APY: $2,345,250
Potential Earnings: $7,955,000
Total Guarantees: $6,856,000
Largest Cash Payment: $4,450,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $2,700,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsUDFAExpired20153$1,581,000$527,000$6,000$1,581,000100.0%$527,000
SaintsRFARenegotiated20182$9,500,000$4,750,000$5,350,000$4,450,00046.8%$4,450,000
SaintsOtherTerminated20191$2,400,000$2,400,000$1,500,000$3,350,000139.6%$0
PatriotsSFAActive20191$2,020,000$1,010,000$0$00.0%$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%
Saints1$7,800,000$7,800,000$2,700,0000.0%$3,350,0000.0%
Patriots0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
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$1,750,000$0$100,000$850,000$2,700,0001.5%$4,450,000
2019Patriots$720,000$0$0$0$0$624,0000.3%$624,000
2020Patriots$820,000$0$400,000$80,000$0$1,300,0000.7%$1,300,000
Total$3,965,000$1,756,000$400,000$180,000$850,000$6,205,000$7,955,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Saints2019$3,350,000$1,600,000
Total$3,350,000$1,600,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20151112.5%6.6%1112010.90000.0000
20161469.6%0.7%6688813.54166.0032
2018612.0%0.7%911412.71000.0011

Financial Reports

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