Markus Golden

4-3 Defensive End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,281,250
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.69%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,750,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.37%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.14
  • Total Contract Value: $3,750,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,750,000
  • Position Ranking: 37/148 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $2,225,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 260
  • College: Missouri
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 2, #58 overall (Cardinals)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Markus Golden signed a one year, $3.75 million contract with the Giants on March 14, 2019. Golden received $2.225 million in guarantees. $1.5 million of the contract is paid on a per game basis. Another $1 million in sack incentives can increase the value of the contract to $4.75 million.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
2019 📝
March 20: $1.25 million roster bonus due
26$975,000$1,250,000$1,500,000$25,000$2,225,000$3,281,2501.7%
Total$975,000$1,250,000$1,500,000$25,000$2,225,000$3,281,250
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Career Earnings: $3,918,332
Career APY: $979,583
Potential Earnings: $7,668,332
Total Guarantees: $3,794,525
Largest Cash Payment: $3,750,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,281,250 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CardinalsDraftedExpired20154$3,918,332$979,583$1,569,525$3,918,332100.0%$979,583
GiantsUFAActive20191$3,750,000$3,750,000$2,225,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cardinals4$3,918,332$979,583$3,918,3320.0%$00.0%
Giants0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Cardinals$435,000$277,424$0$0$0$0$712,4240.5%$1,544,696
2016Cardinals$613,106$277,424$0$0$0$459,829$890,5300.6%$613,106
2017Cardinals$791,212$277,424$0$0$0$0$1,068,6360.6%$791,212
2018Cardinals$969,318$277,424$0$0$0$0$1,246,7420.7%$969,318
2019Giants$975,000$0$1,250,000$1,500,000$25,000$2,225,000$3,281,2501.7%$3,750,000
Total$3,783,636$1,109,696$1,250,000$1,500,000$25,000$2,684,829$7,199,582$7,668,332

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20151549.5%31.1%21104294120002000
20161670.8%3.6%411012.596.5162210041200
2017421.7%3.1%11000140000000
20181135.2%0.5%2542.517562000000

Financial Reports

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