Jake Matthews

Left Tackle

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $5,227,568
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 3.11%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $2,660,386
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 1.55%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.51
  • Total Contract Value: $16,429,500
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,107,375
  • Position Ranking: 39/174 at LT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $16,429,500
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 305
  • College: Texas A&M
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 1, #6 overall (Falcons)
  • Year Signed: 2014
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Falcons picked up the fifth year option on Jake Matthews for 2018. The one year $12.496 million contract is guaranteed for injury and will become fully guaranteed on the first day of the 2018 league year.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201422$420,000 $420,000$2,567,182$0$0$0$2,987,1822.2%
201523$510,000 $1,166,795$2,567,182$656,795$0$0$3,733,9772.6%
201624$600,000 $1,913,591$2,567,182$1,313,591$0$0$4,480,7732.9%
201725$690,000 $2,660,386$2,567,182$1,970,386$0$0$5,227,5683.1%
201826$12,496,000$0$0$0$0$12,496,0007.0%
Total$14,716,000$10,268,728$3,940,772$0$0$28,925,500
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $13,769,114
Years: 3
Career APY: $4,589,705
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
FalconsDraftedActive20144$16,429,500$4,107,375$13,769,11483.8%$4,589,705
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons3$13,769,114$4,589,705$11,201,9320.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2014Falcons$420,000 $420,000$2,567,182$0$0$0$2,987,1822.2%
2015Falcons$510,000 $1,166,795$2,567,182$656,795$0$0$3,733,9772.6%
2016Falcons$600,000 $1,913,591$2,567,182$1,313,591$0$0$4,480,7732.9%
2017Falcons$690,000 $2,660,386$2,567,182$1,970,386$0$0$5,227,5683.1%
2018Falcons$12,496,000$0$0$0$0$12,496,0007.0%
Total$14,716,000$10,268,728$3,940,772$0$0$28,925,500 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
20141587.3%14.4%
20151698.9%16.0%
20161694.1%19.6%
20171399.9%17.8%

Financial Reports

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