Devonta Freeman

Running Back

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $4,418,106
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 2.63%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $16,297,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 9.44%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.69
  • Total Contract Value: $41,250,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $8,250,000
  • Position Ranking: 6/329 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $18,297,000
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 5' 8"
  • Weight: 206
  • College: Florida State
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 4, #103 overall (Falcons)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Devonta Freeman signed a five year, $41.25 million contract extension with the Atlanta Falcons on August 9, 2017. All details of this contract come from a report by Mike Florio of PFT.  According to Florio, Freeman received $22 million in guarantees including a $15 million signing bonus. Freeman's 2017 cap charge increased by $2.5 million as a result of the extension.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201725$1,297,000 $1,297,000$3,121,106$0$0$0$4,418,1062.6%
201826$2,000,000 $2,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$5,000,0002.8%
201927$3,750,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$6,750,0003.6%
202028$6,500,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$9,500,0004.8%
202129$6,300,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$9,300,000--
202230$8,200,000$0$0$0$0$8,200,000--
Total$28,047,000$15,121,106$0$0$0$43,168,106
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $17,014,424
Years: 3
Career APY: $5,671,475
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
FalconsDraftedRenegotiated20144$2,704,424$676,106$2,014,42474.5%$671,475
FalconsExtensionActive20175$41,250,000$8,250,000$15,000,00036.4%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons3$17,014,424$5,671,475$1,893,3180.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2014Falcons$420,000$121,106$0$0$0$541,1060.4%
2015Falcons$510,000$121,106$0$0$0$631,1060.4%
2016Falcons$600,000$121,106$0$0$0$721,1060.5%
2017Falcons$1,297,000 $1,297,000$3,121,106$0$0$0$4,418,1062.6%
2018Falcons$2,000,000 $2,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$5,000,0002.8%
2019Falcons$3,750,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$6,750,0003.6%
2020Falcons$6,500,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$9,500,0004.8%
2021Falcons$6,300,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$9,300,000--
2022Falcons$8,200,000$0$0$0$0$8,200,000--
Total$29,577,000$15,484,424$0$0$0$45,061,424 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
OffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20141621.6%18.6%652483.81302257.5111
20151567.3%0.0%26410614.011735787.9332
20161658.3%0.0%22710794.811544628.6211
2017666.0%0.0%793534.5511817.4000

Financial Reports

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