Kareem Martin

3-4 Outside Linebacker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,516,666
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.98%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $5,850,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 3.41%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.66
  • Total Contract Value: $15,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 4/34 at 34OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,250,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 6"
  • Weight: 265
  • College: North Carolina
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 3, #84 overall (Cardinals)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Kareem Martin signed a three year, $15 million contract with the Giants on March 15, 2018. The contract has $7.25 million in full guarantees. The guarantee consists of Martin's entire 2018 base salary, a $3 million signing bonus, a $500,000 2018 roster bonus, and $1.5 million of Martin's 2019 salary. There is a 41 million roster bonus due on the 3rd day of the 2019 league year and a $500,000 roster bonus due on the 3rd day of the 2020 league year. The maximum value of the contract is $21 million which can be reached by hitting various performance incentives.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 26 $2,250,000 $2,250,000 $1,166,666 $0 $100,000 $0 $3,516,666 2.0%
2019 27 $3,250,000 $1,500,000 $1,166,666 $1,000,000 $100,000 $0 $5,516,666 2.9%
2020 28 $4,200,000 $1,166,668 $500,000 $100,000 $0 $5,966,668 3.0%
Total $9,700,000 $3,500,000 $1,500,000 $300,000 $0 $15,000,000
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Career Earnings: $6,343,560
Career APY: $1,585,890
Potential Earnings: $17,843,560
Total Guarantees: $7,817,560
Largest Cash Payment: $5,850,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,966,668 (2020)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Cardinals Drafted Expired 2014 4 $2,843,560 $710,890 $567,560 $2,843,560 100.0% $710,890
Giants UFA Active 2018 3 $15,000,000 $5,000,000 $7,250,000 $3,500,000 23.3% $0
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Cardinals 4 $2,843,560 $710,890 $2,843,560 0.0% $0 0.0%
Giants 0 $3,500,000 $0 $0 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Cardinals $420,000 $141,890 $0 $0 $0 $561,890 0.4% $987,560
2015 Cardinals $528,000 $141,890 $0 $0 $0 $669,890 0.5% $528,000
2016 Cardinals $618,000 $141,890 $0 $0 $0 $759,890 0.5% $618,000
2017 Cardinals $710,000 $141,890 $0 $0 $0 $851,890 0.5% $710,000
2018 Giants $2,250,000 $2,250,000 $1,166,666 $0 $100,000 $0 $3,516,666 2.0% $5,850,000
2019 Giants $3,250,000 $1,500,000 $1,166,666 $1,000,000 $100,000 $0 $5,516,666 2.9% $4,350,000
2020 Giants $4,200,000 $1,166,668 $500,000 $100,000 $0 $5,966,668 3.0% $4,800,000
Total $11,976,000 $4,067,560 $1,500,000 $300,000 $0 $17,843,560   $17,843,560

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2014 11 17.2% 6.1%8018011001000
2015 16 13.9% 51.2%721.520130001000
2016 13 3.1% 65.1%8214110001000
2017 16 43.1% 64.0%18616233171000
2018 14 56.5% 19.0%18241.594102000000

Financial Reports

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