Cliff Matthews

Career Earnings: $2,399,941
Career APY: $599,985
Total Guarantees: $47,000
Largest Cash Payment: $645,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $656,750 (2014)
  • Date of Birth: August 5, 1989
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 268
  • College: South Carolina
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 7, #230 overall (Falcons)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
FalconsDraftedExpired20114$2,087,000$521,750$47,000$2,087,000100.0%$521,750
FalconsUFATerminated20152$1,505,000$752,500$0$00.0%$0
BuccaneersSFATerminated20161$1,535,000$767,500$0$00.0%$0
FalconsSFATerminated20162$1,535,000$767,500$0$312,94120.4%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons4$2,399,941$599,985$2,087,0000.0%$247,0590.0%
Buccaneers0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Falcons$375,000$11,750$386,7500.3%$422,000
2012Falcons$465,000$11,750$476,7500.4%$465,000
2013Falcons$555,000$11,750$566,7500.5%$555,000
2014Falcons$645,000$11,750$656,7500.5%$645,000
Total$2,040,000$47,000$2,087,000$2,087,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Falcons2016$247,059$312,941
Total$247,059$312,941

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2012107.8%23.9%6000000000000
20131516.2%42.3%7600000000000
2014710.7%20.4%7200020000000
201634.0%0.8%0000000000000