Doug Baldwin

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $13,143,750
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 6.82%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $10,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 9.53%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.76
  • Total Contract Value: $46,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $11,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/73 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $12,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 189
  • College: Stanford
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2011 Undrafted Free Agent (Seahawks)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

WR Doug Baldwin signed a four year, $46 million contract extension with the Seahawks on June 29, 2016. Baldwin received $12 million in full guarantees upon signing and $24.25 million in total guarantees. If he is on the roster on the 5th day of the 2017 waiver period his entire 2017 P5 will become fully guaranteed. Another $4.5 million will become fully guaranteed if on the roster on the 5th day of the 2018 waiver period. There are annual per game roster bonuses starting in 2017.

Per Field Yates, the Seahawks converted $6.975 million of Baldwin's 2017 salary to a signing bonus. The move created $5,231,250 in salary cap space for the Seahawks and increased Baldwin's cap number by $1,743,750 in each of the final three years of his contract.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2016 28 $1,000,000 $5,000,000 $3,000,000 $4,000,000 $0 $0 $8,000,000 5.2%
2017 29 $775,000 $775,000 $3,143,750 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,418,750 2.6%
2018 30 $8,250,000 $4,500,000 $3,143,750 $500,000 $0 $0 $11,893,750 6.7%
2019 31 $9,250,000 $3,143,750 $750,000 $0 $0 $13,143,750 6.9%
2020 32 $10,250,000 $3,143,750 $750,000 $0 $0 $14,143,750 7.1%
Total $29,525,000 $15,575,000 $6,500,000 $0 $0 $51,600,000
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Career Earnings: $40,137,500
Career APY: $5,017,188
Potential Earnings: $61,137,500
Total Guarantees: $18,217,500
Largest Cash Payment: $12,000,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $14,143,750 (2020)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Seahawks UDFA Expired 2011 3 $1,412,500 $470,833 $17,500 $1,412,500 100.0% $470,833
Seahawks RFA Renegotiated 2014 3 $13,000,000 $4,333,333 $6,200,000 $9,725,000 74.8% $4,862,500
Seahawks Extension Active 2016 4 $46,000,000 $11,500,000 $12,000,000 $29,000,000 63.0% $9,666,667
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Seahawks 8 $40,137,500 $5,017,188 $33,375,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2011 Seahawks $375,000 $5,833 $0 $0 $0 $380,833 0.3% $392,500
2012 Seahawks $465,000 $5,833 $0 $0 $0 $470,833 0.4% $465,000
2013 Seahawks $555,000 $5,834 $0 $0 $0 $560,834 0.5% $555,000
2014 Seahawks $1,400,000 $1,400,000 $1,600,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,000,000 2.3% $6,200,000
2015 Seahawks $2,800,000 $2,300,000 $1,600,000 $0 $0 $250,000 $4,650,000 3.2% $3,525,000
2016 Seahawks $1,000,000 $5,000,000 $3,000,000 $4,000,000 $0 $0 $8,000,000 5.2% $12,000,000
2017 Seahawks $775,000 $775,000 $3,143,750 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,418,750 2.6% $8,250,000
2018 Seahawks $8,250,000 $4,500,000 $3,143,750 $500,000 $0 $0 $11,893,750 6.7% $8,750,000
2019 Seahawks $9,250,000 $3,143,750 $750,000 $0 $0 $13,143,750 6.9% $10,000,000
2020 Seahawks $10,250,000 $3,143,750 $750,000 $0 $0 $14,143,750 7.1% $11,000,000
Total $35,120,000 $18,792,500 $6,500,000 $0 $250,000 $60,662,500   $61,137,500

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Receiving Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special RecYardsAvgTD AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2011 16 48.3% 0.0%5178815.541-2-2.0000
2012 14 42.7% 26.4%2936612.63000.0000
2013 16 73.9% 25.3%5077815.65263.0000
2014 16 83.2% 22.2%6682512.53188.0000
2015 16 73.9% 15.3%78106913.714000.0010
2016 16 84.7% 14.8%94112812.07320.7010
2017 16 80.1% 3.7%7190112.762-8-4.0000
2018 13 66.4% 0.2%5061812.45000.0000

Financial Reports

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