Luke McCown

Career Earnings: $17,310,000
Career APY: $1,442,500
Total Guarantees: $7,650,000
Largest Cash Payment: $2,500,000 (2009)
Largest Cap Hit: $2,500,000 (2009)
  • Date of Birth: July 12, 1981
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 217
  • College: Louisiana Tech
  • Entry: 2004 Draft, Round 4, #106 overall (Browns)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Browns Drafted Traded 2004 5 $2,475,000 $495,000 $550,000 $780,000 31.5% $780,000
Buccaneers Drafted Expired 2004 5 $2,475,000 $495,000 $550,000 $1,845,000 74.5% $461,250
Buccaneers UFA Traded 2009 2 $7,500,000 $3,750,000 $2,500,000 $2,500,000 33.3% $0
Jaguars UFA Expired 2009 2 $7,500,000 $3,750,000 $2,500,000 $5,000,000 66.7% $2,500,000
Jaguars UFA Expired 2011 1 $1,800,000 $1,800,000 $250,000 $1,800,000 100.0% $1,800,000
Saints UFA Terminated 2012 1 $825,000 $825,000 $0 $0 0.0% $0
Falcons SFA Expired 2012 1 $825,000 $825,000 $0 $825,000 100.0% $825,000
Saints UFA Expired 2013 1 $825,000 $825,000 $0 $840,000 101.8% $840,000
Saints UFA Expired 2014 1 $920,000 $920,000 $200,000 $920,000 100.0% $920,000
Saints UFA Expired 2015 1 $1,050,000 $1,050,000 $350,000 $1,050,000 100.0% $1,050,000
Saints UFA Terminated 2016 2 $3,000,000 $1,500,000 $500,000 $1,500,000 50.0% $1,500,000
Cowboys SFA Terminated 2017 1 $1,080,000 $1,080,000 $250,000 $250,000 23.1% $0
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Browns 1 $780,000 $780,000 $340,000 0.0% $440,000 0.0%
Buccaneers 4 $4,345,000 $1,086,250 $1,845,000 0.0% $2,500,000 0.0%
Jaguars 3 $6,800,000 $2,266,667 $6,800,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Saints 4 $4,310,000 $1,077,500 $3,105,000 0.0% $250,000 0.0%
Falcons 1 $825,000 $825,000 $540,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Cowboys 0 $250,000 $0 $0 0.0% $250,000 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2004 Browns $230,000 $110,000 $0 $0 $0 $340,000 0.4% $780,000
2005 Buccaneers $305,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $305,000 0.4% $305,000
2006 Buccaneers $425,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $425,000 0.4% $425,000
2007 Buccaneers $510,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $510,000 0.5% $510,000
2008 Buccaneers $605,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $605,000 0.5% $605,000
2009 Jaguars $2,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,500,000 2.0% $2,500,000
2010 Jaguars $2,500,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,500,000 -- $2,500,000
2011 Jaguars $1,000,000 $250,000 $550,000 $0 $0 $1,800,000 1.5% $1,800,000
2013 Falcons $825,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $540,000 0.4% $825,000
2013 Saints $840,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $555,000 0.5% $840,000
2014 Saints $855,000 $135,000 $65,000 $0 $0 $0 $635,000 0.5% $920,000
2015 Saints $970,000 $80,000 $0 $0 $0 $665,000 0.5% $1,050,000
2016 Saints $1,000,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $0 $1,250,000 0.8% $1,500,000
Total $12,565,000 $755,000 $550,000 $0 $0 $12,630,000   $14,560,000
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Browns 2005 $440,000 $0
Buccaneers 2009 $2,500,000 $2,500,000
Saints 2017 $250,000 $0
Cowboys 2017 $250,000 $250,000
Total$3,440,000$2,750,000