Corey Peters

4-3 Defensive Tackle

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,546,875
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.43%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $2,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.39%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.79
  • Total Contract Value: $12,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/24 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,558,823
  • Age: 30
  • 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 29 $2,750,000 $808,823 $1,354,168 $100,000 $150,000 $0 $4,347,918 2.6%
2018 30 $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $687,500 $750,000 $0 $0 $2,546,875 1.4%
2019 31 $3,250,000 $687,500 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,437,500 2.3%
2020 32 $3,000,000 $687,500 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,187,500 2.1%
Total $10,250,000 $3,416,668 $1,850,000 $150,000 $0 $15,519,793
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Career Earnings: $18,643,750
Career APY: $2,071,528
Potential Earnings: $25,893,750
Total Guarantees: $7,558,823
Largest Cash Payment: $5,750,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,437,500 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Falcons 2010 5 $4,868,750 $973,750 $0 $4,900,000 100.6% $980,000
Cardinals UFA Renegotiated 2015 3 $9,000,000 $3,000,000 $4,000,000 $5,993,750 66.6% $2,996,875
Cardinals Extension Active 2017 3 $12,000,000 $4,000,000 $3,558,823 $7,750,000 64.6% $3,875,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Falcons 5 $4,900,000 $980,000 $4,868,750 0.0% $0 0.0%
Cardinals 4 $13,743,750 $3,435,938 $12,190,625 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2010 Falcons $320,000 $191,750 $0 $0 $0 $511,750 -- $1,087,000
2011 Falcons $450,000 $191,750 $0 $0 $0 $641,750 0.5% $450,000
2012 Falcons $540,000 $191,750 $0 $0 $0 $731,750 0.6% $540,000
2013 Falcons $1,323,000 $191,750 $0 $0 $0 $1,514,750 1.2% $1,323,000
2014 Falcons $1,000,000 $0 $468,750 $0 $0 $1,468,750 1.1% $1,500,000
2015 Cardinals $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $666,666 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $2,666,666 1.9% $4,000,000
2016 Cardinals $1,750,000 $666,666 $100,000 $150,000 $0 $2,629,166 1.7% $1,993,750
2017 Cardinals $2,750,000 $808,823 $1,354,168 $100,000 $150,000 $0 $4,347,918 2.6% $5,750,000
2018 Cardinals $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $687,500 $750,000 $0 $0 $2,546,875 1.4% $2,000,000
2019 Cardinals $3,250,000 $687,500 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,437,500 2.3% $3,750,000
2020 Cardinals $3,000,000 $687,500 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,187,500 2.1% $3,500,000
Total $16,633,000 $5,517,000 $3,418,750 $300,000 $0 $25,684,375   $25,893,750

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 12 60.2% 0.0%2153296631101131
2012 10 42.5% 5.5%11400001001000
2013 15 62.8% 28.3%2917541672000000
2014 15 48.7% 12.6%1511214650000000
2016 15 46.3% 26.4%12900410000000
2017 12 41.4% 15.6%18416441000000
2018 15 65.7% 23.2%34172.511940000100

Financial Reports

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