Chris Thompson

Running Back

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $2,500,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 1.41%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $4,500,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 2.64%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.80
  • Total Contract Value: $7,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 35/329 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,500,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 5' 8"
  • Weight: 187
  • College: Florida State
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 5, #154 overall (Redskins)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Chris Thompson signed a two year contract extension worth $7 million with the Washington Redskins on September 5, 2017. Per Master Tesfatsion, Thompson received a $3 million signing bonus and is eligible to earn up to $250,000 per year in per game active roster bonuses. In addition, Thompson can earn up to $1.125 million in incentives.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201727$1,500,000 $1,500,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$2,500,0001.5%
201828$1,996,000$1,000,000$250,000$0$0$3,246,0001.8%
201929$2,750,000$1,000,000$250,000$0$0$4,000,0002.1%
Total$6,246,000$3,000,000$500,000$0$0$9,746,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $4,889,176
Years: 4
Career APY: $1,222,294
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Redskins20131$451,250$451,250$541,823120.1%$541,823
RedskinsSFA20142$1,080,000$540,000$672,35362.3%$336,177
RedskinsERFAExpired20161$675,000$675,000$675,000100.0%$675,000
RedskinsRFARenegotiated20171$2,746,000$2,746,000$00.0%$0
TexansPractice20171$122,400$122,400$00.0%$0
RedskinsExtensionActive20172$7,000,000$3,500,000$3,000,00042.9%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Redskins4$4,889,176$1,222,294$1,750,4260.0%$226,9500.0%
Texans0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013Redskins$405,000$46,250$0$0$0$403,0730.3%
2014Redskins$495,000$0$0$0$0$87,3530.1%
2015Redskins$585,000$0$0$0$0$585,0000.4%
2016Redskins$675,000$0$0$0$0$675,0000.4%
2017Redskins$1,500,000 $1,500,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$2,500,0001.5%
2018Redskins$1,996,000$1,000,000$250,000$0$0$3,246,0001.8%
2019Redskins$2,750,000$1,000,000$250,000$0$0$4,000,0002.1%
Total$8,406,000$3,046,250$500,000$0$0$11,496,426 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Redskins2014$134,450$88,200
Redskins2015$92,500$0
Total$226,950$88,200

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
OffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201422.8%0.2%3124.006274.5100
20151325.4%22.0%352166.20352406.9220
20161645.9%18.7%683565.23493497.1221
2017548.5%16.0%361754.921834018.9221

Financial Reports

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