Marcus Cooper

Cornerback

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $735,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.38%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $895,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.48%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.22
  • Total Contract Value: $895,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $895,000
  • Position Ranking: 115/314 at CB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $240,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 192
  • College: Rutgers
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 7, #252 overall (49ers)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Marcus Cooper signed a one year contract with the Detroit Lions on March 19, 2019 worth $895,000 with $240,000 guaranteed.  Cooper received a $90,000 signing bonus and $150,000 salary guarantee. The contract qualifies for the veteran minimum salary benefit.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201929$805,000$90,000$150,000$735,0000.4%
Total$805,000$90,000$150,000$735,000
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Career Earnings: $9,716,792
Career APY: $1,619,465
Potential Earnings: $9,415,602
Total Guarantees: $7,877,688
Largest Cash Payment: $6,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,000,000 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CardinalsDraftedExpired20134$2,205,896$551,474$45,896$675,00030.6%$675,000
ChiefsDraftedTraded20134$2,205,896$551,474$45,896$1,530,89669.4%$510,299
49ersDraftedTerminated20134$2,205,896$551,474$45,896$45,8962.1%$0
BearsUFATerminated20173$16,000,000$5,333,333$6,000,000$6,000,00037.5%$6,000,000
BearsSFATerminated20181$1,500,000$1,500,000$750,000$1,060,29470.7%$0
LionsSFAExpired20181$1,500,000$1,500,000$750,000$314,70621.0%$314,706
LionsUFAActive20191$895,000$895,000$240,000$90,00010.1%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cardinals1$675,000$675,000$675,0000.0%$00.0%
Chiefs3$1,530,896$510,299$1,485,0000.0%$00.0%
49ers0$45,896$0$00.0%$45,8960.0%
Bears1$7,060,294$7,060,294$5,000,0000.0%$2,060,2940.0%
Lions1$404,706$404,706$314,7060.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Chiefs$405,000$0$0$0$0$405,0000.3%$450,896
2014Chiefs$495,000$0$0$0$0$495,0000.4%$495,000
2015Chiefs$585,000$0$0$0$0$585,0000.4%$585,000
2016Cardinals$675,000$0$0$0$0$675,0000.4%$675,000
2017Bears$3,000,000$500,000$1,500,000$0$4,500,000$5,000,0003.0%$6,000,000
2018Lions$900,000$0$0$200,000$0$314,7060.2%$314,706
2019Lions$805,000$90,000$0$0$150,000$735,0000.4%$895,000
Total$6,865,000$590,000$1,500,000$200,000$4,650,000$8,209,706$9,415,602
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
49ers2013$11,474$45,896
49ers2014$34,422$0
Bears2018$1,000,000$0
Bears2018$1,060,294$1,060,294
Total$2,106,190$1,106,190

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20131658.2%44.3%4130000193321101
20141327.0%37.4%21000003000000
2015108.7%19.9%2000000000000
20161576.9%15.3%6360000114950001
20171523.3%35.2%17100003000000
201863.9%12.1%1000000001000

Financial Reports

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