Christian Sam

Inside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $540,374
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.28%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $495,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.37%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.92
  • Total Contract Value: $2,641,496
  • Annual Contract Value: $660,374
  • Position Ranking: 11/35 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $181,496
  • Age: 22
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 237
  • College: Arizona State
  • Accrued Seasons: 1
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 6, #178 overall (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Christian Sam signed a four year contract with the New England Patriots worth $2,641,496 on May 10, 2018. Sam received a $181,496 signing bonus. Sam was the 178th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 22 $480,000 $45,374 $0 $0 $0 $408,374 0.2%
2019 23 $495,000 $45,374 $0 $0 $0 $540,374 0.3%
2020 24 $660,000 $45,374 $0 $0 $0 $705,374 0.4%
2021 25 $750,000 $45,374 $0 $0 $0 $795,374 --
Total $2,385,000 $181,496 $0 $0 $0 $2,449,496
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Career Earnings: $544,496
Career APY: $544,496
Potential Earnings: $2,449,496
Total Guarantees: $181,496
Largest Cash Payment: $750,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Hit: $795,374 (2021)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Patriots Drafted Active 2018 4 $2,641,496 $660,374 $181,496 $544,496 20.6% $544,496
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Patriots 1 $544,496 $544,496 $408,374 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 Patriots $480,000 $45,374 $0 $0 $0 $408,374 0.2% $544,496
2019 Patriots $495,000 $45,374 $0 $0 $0 $540,374 0.3% $495,000
2020 Patriots $660,000 $45,374 $0 $0 $0 $705,374 0.4% $660,000
2021 Patriots $750,000 $45,374 $0 $0 $0 $795,374 -- $750,000
Total $2,385,000 $181,496 $0 $0 $0 $2,449,496   $2,449,496

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