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: 0.25%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.92
  • Total Contract Value: $2,641,496
  • Annual Contract Value: $660,374
  • Position Ranking: 85/170 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $181,496
  • Age: 23
  • 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

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201822$480,000$45,374$408,3740.2%
201923$495,000$45,374$540,3740.3%
202024$660,000$45,374$705,3740.4%
202125$750,000$45,374$795,374--
Total$2,385,000$181,496$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

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsDraftedActive20184$2,641,496$660,374$181,496$544,49620.6%$544,496
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots1$544,496$544,496$408,3740.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Patriots$480,000$45,374$408,3740.2%$544,496
2019Patriots$495,000$45,374$540,3740.3%$495,000
2020Patriots$660,000$45,374$705,3740.4%$660,000
2021Patriots$750,000$45,374$795,374--$750,000
Total$2,385,000$181,496$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