• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,656,250
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.41%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,750,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 1.87%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.81
  • Total Contract Value: $12,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/38 at 34DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,558,823
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 300
  • College: Kentucky
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 3, #83 overall (Falcons)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Corey Peters agreed to a three year, $12 million contract extension with the Cardinals on December 1, 2017. Peters received $3.55 million in full guarantees upon signing and $6.3 million in injury guarantees.  Peters initial guarantee consists of a $2.75 million signing bonus and the remainder of his 2017 base salary.  There are annual per game roster bonuses in Peters contract.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201729$2,750,000$1,354,168$100,000$150,000$0$808,823$4,341,6682.6%
201830$1,250,000$687,500$750,000$0$0$1,250,000$2,640,6251.5%
201931$3,250,000$687,500$500,000$0$250,000$0$4,656,2502.5%
202032$3,000,000$687,500$500,000$0$0$0$4,187,5002.1%
Total$10,250,000$3,416,668$1,850,000$150,000$250,000$2,058,823$15,826,043
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Career Earnings: $18,693,037
Career APY: $2,077,004
Potential Earnings: $25,943,037
Total Guarantees: $8,325,823
Largest Cash Payment: $5,725,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,656,250 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
FalconsDraftedExpired20104$2,562,000$640,500$767,000$3,302,412128.9%$825,603
FalconsUFAExpired20141$1,500,000$1,500,000$0$1,468,75097.9%$1,468,750
CardinalsUFARenegotiated20153$9,000,000$3,000,000$4,000,000$5,993,75066.6%$2,996,875
CardinalsExtensionActive20173$12,000,000$4,000,000$3,558,823$7,928,12566.1%$3,964,063
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons5$4,771,162$954,232$4,771,1620.0%$00.0%
Cardinals4$13,921,875$3,480,469$12,309,3750.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2010Falcons$320,000$191,750$0$0$0$0$0$511,750--$1,087,000
2011Falcons$450,000$191,750$0$0$0$0$0$641,7500.5%$450,000
2012Falcons$540,000$191,750$0$0$0$0$0$634,1620.5%$442,412
2013Falcons$1,323,000$191,750$0$0$0$0$0$1,514,7501.2%$1,323,000
2014Falcons$1,000,000$0$0$500,000$0$0$0$1,468,7501.1%$1,468,750
2015Cardinals$1,000,000$666,666$1,000,000$0$0$0$2,000,000$2,666,6661.9%$4,000,000
2016Cardinals$1,750,000$666,666$0$100,000$150,000$0$0$2,660,4161.7%$1,993,750
2017Cardinals$2,750,000$1,354,168$0$100,000$150,000$0$808,823$4,341,6682.6%$5,725,000
2018Cardinals$1,250,000$687,500$0$750,000$0$0$1,250,000$2,640,6251.5%$2,203,125
2019Cardinals$3,250,000$687,500$0$500,000$0$250,000$0$4,656,2502.5%$3,750,000
2020Cardinals$3,000,000$687,500$0$500,000$0$0$0$4,187,5002.1%$3,500,000
Total$16,633,000$5,517,000$1,000,000$2,450,000$300,000$250,000$4,058,823$25,924,287$25,943,037

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20111260.2%0.0%2153296631101131
20121042.5%5.5%11400001001000
20131562.8%28.3%2917541672000000
20141548.7%12.6%1511214650000000
20161546.3%26.4%12900410000000
20171241.4%15.6%18416441000000
20181565.7%23.2%34172.511940000100

Financial Reports

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