Drew Stanton

Quarterback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.04%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $3,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.74%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.40
  • Total Contract Value: $6,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,250,000
  • Position Ranking: 4/29 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,150,000
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 243
  • College: Michigan State
  • Accrued Seasons: 12
  • Entry: 2007 Draft, Round 2, #43 overall (Lions)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Drew Stanton signed a two year, $6.5 million contract with the Browns on March 30, 2018. Stanton received $4.15 million in guarantees including a $2 million signing bonus. Stanton can earn up to $250,000 per year in per game bonuses and $100,000 in workout bonuses.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 34 $1,150,000 $1,150,000 $1,000,000 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $2,500,000 1.4%
2019 35 $2,650,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $4,000,000 2.1%
Total $3,800,000 $2,000,000 $500,000 $200,000 $0 $6,500,000
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Career Earnings: $23,805,000
Career APY: $1,983,750
Potential Earnings: $26,305,000
Total Guarantees: $11,488,000
Largest Cash Payment: $3,500,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,150,000 (2017)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Lions Drafted Expired 2007 4 $3,405,000 $851,250 $1,588,000 $3,405,000 100.0% $851,250
Lions UFA Expired 2011 1 $900,000 $900,000 $250,000 $900,000 100.0% $900,000
Jets UFA Traded 2012 1 $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $500,000 40.0% $0
Colts UFA Expired 2012 1 $1,250,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $750,000 60.0% $750,000
Cardinals UFA Expired 2016 2 $6,500,000 $3,250,000 $4,500,000 $14,750,000 226.9% $2,950,000
Browns UFA Active 2018 2 $6,500,000 $3,250,000 $4,150,000 $3,500,000 53.8% $3,500,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Lions 5 $4,305,000 $861,000 $4,305,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Jets 0 $500,000 $0 $0 0.0% $500,000 0.0%
Colts 1 $750,000 $750,000 $750,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Cardinals 5 $14,750,000 $2,950,000 $14,850,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Browns 1 $3,500,000 $3,500,000 $2,500,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2007 Lions $285,000 $343,000 $0 $343,000 $0 $0 $628,000 0.6% $628,000
2008 Lions $370,000 $415,000 $0 $0 $0 $785,000 0.7% $1,615,000
2009 Lions $525,000 $415,000 $0 $0 $0 $940,000 0.8% $525,000
2010 Lions $637,000 $415,000 $0 $0 $0 $1,052,000 -- $637,000
2011 Lions $650,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $0 $900,000 0.8% $900,000
2012 Colts $700,000 $0 $0 $50,000 $0 $750,000 0.6% $750,000
2013 Cardinals $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $666,666 $0 $0 $0 $1,666,666 1.4% $3,000,000
2014 Cardinals $1,750,000 $666,666 $0 $250,000 $0 $2,666,666 2.0% $2,000,000
2015 Cardinals $2,450,000 $666,668 $500,000 $250,000 $0 $3,866,668 2.7% $3,200,000
2016 Cardinals $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $2,500,000 1.6% $3,500,000
2017 Cardinals $2,550,000 $1,500,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,150,000 2.5% $3,050,000
2018 Browns $1,150,000 $1,150,000 $1,000,000 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $2,500,000 1.4% $3,500,000
2019 Browns $2,650,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $250,000 $100,000 $0 $4,000,000 2.1% $3,000,000
Total $15,717,000 $7,495,000 $2,343,000 $750,000 $0 $26,405,000   $26,305,000
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Jets 2012 $500,000 $500,000
Total$500,000$500,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Passing Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRating AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2014 9 44.3% 0.0%132/24055%1711751178.725632.5010
2015 7 5.9% 0.0%11/2544%10402222.813-13-1.0000
2016 5 9.2% 0.0%19/4839.6%19223139.63-3-1.0000
2017 5 28.5% 0.0%64/12551.2%74954669.7881.0020

Financial Reports

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