Larry Fitzgerald

Wide Receiver

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $16,850,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 9.45%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $11,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 7.40%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.65
  • Total Contract Value: $11,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $11,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 6/135 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 218
  • College: Pittsburgh
  • Accrued Seasons: 14
  • Entry: 2004 Draft, Round 1, #3 overall (Cardinals)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

On February 19, 2015 Fitzgerald renegotiated his 7 year $113 million contract. His new contract is worth $22 million over two years and is fully guaranteed. According to Joel Corry, Fitzgerald will receive a $10 million guaranteed roster bonus and has a no trade clause in his contract. The contract contains two automatically voiding years in 2017 and 2018 for salary cap purposes.

Fitzgerald signed a one year, $11 million extension for the 2018 season on November 17, 2017.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201734$11,000,000 $11,000,000$4,850,000$0$0$0$15,850,0009.5%
201835$11,000,000 $11,000,000$4,850,000$0$0$1,000,000$16,850,0009.5%
Total$22,000,000$9,700,000$0$0$1,000,000$32,700,000
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Career Earnings: $147,990,000
Career APY: $10,570,714
Potential Earnings: $158,990,000
Total Guarantees: $69,537,500
Largest Cash Payment: $20,250,000 (2012)
Largest Cap Hit: $19,250,000 (2011)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CardinalsDraftedRenegotiated20046$55,437,500$9,239,583$23,490,00042.4%$5,872,500
CardinalsOtherRenegotiated20084$40,000,000$10,000,000$33,000,00082.5%$11,000,000
CardinalsExtensionRenegotiated20117$113,000,000$16,142,857$58,500,00051.8%$14,625,000
CardinalsOtherRenegotiated20152$22,000,000$11,000,000$11,000,00050.0%$11,000,000
CardinalsExtensionRenegotiated20161$11,000,000$11,000,000$11,000,000100.0%$11,000,000
CardinalsExtensionActive20171$11,000,000$11,000,000$11,000,000100.0%$11,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cardinals14$147,990,000$10,570,714$140,440,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2004Cardinals$1,050,000$1,250,000$0$0$0$2,300,0002.9%$11,250,000
2005Cardinals$305,000$2,803,750$0$0$0$3,108,7503.6%$5,342,500
2006Cardinals$3,317,500$2,803,750$0$0$0$6,121,2506.0%$3,317,500
2007Cardinals$3,580,000$1,893,334$0$0$0$5,473,3345.0%$3,580,000
2008Cardinals$2,100,000$4,893,334$0$0$0$6,993,3346.0%$17,100,000
2009Cardinals$1,600,000$6,143,332$3,150,000$0$0$10,893,3328.9%$9,750,000
2010Cardinals$6,150,000$4,250,000$0$0$0$10,400,000--$6,150,000
2011Cardinals$2,000,000 $10,000,000$9,250,000$8,000,000$0$0$19,250,00016.0%$20,000,000
2012Cardinals$5,000,000$9,250,000$0$250,000$0$14,500,00012.0%$20,250,000
2013Cardinals$5,000,000 $5,000,000$5,000,000$0$250,000$0$10,250,0008.3%$5,250,000
2014Cardinals$1,000,000$7,350,000$0$250,000$0$8,600,0006.5%$13,000,000
2015Cardinals$1,000,000 $1,000,000$9,850,000$0$0$0$10,850,0007.6%$11,000,000
2016Cardinals$11,000,000 $11,000,000$4,850,000$0$0$0$15,850,00010.2%$11,000,000
2017Cardinals$11,000,000 $11,000,000$4,850,000$0$0$0$15,850,0009.5%$11,000,000
2018Cardinals$11,000,000 $11,000,000$4,850,000$0$0$1,000,000$16,850,0009.5%$11,000,000
Total$65,102,500$79,287,500$11,150,000$750,000$1,000,000$157,290,000 $158,990,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111698.5%0.0%80141117.68000.0000
20121697.9%0.0%7179811.24000.0000
20131692.1%0.8%8295411.610284.0011
20141480.9%0.4%6378412.42000.0011
20151689.2%0.9%109121511.19000.0022
20161691.4%0.8%10710239.66252.5021
20171695.6%0.4%101110110.96000.0011
2018989.8%0.4%4040710.22000.0000

Financial Reports

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