Mason Foster

Inside Linebacker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $1,562,500
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 0.87%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $2,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.12%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.28
  • Total Contract Value: $4,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 4/40 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $500,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 241
  • College: Washington
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 3, #84 overall (Buccaneers)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Mason Foster signed a two year, $4 million contract with the Redskins on January 25, 2018. Foster received a $500,000 signing bonus and per game roster bonuses in both 2018 and 2019. If using this information please credit OTC.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 29 $1,000,000 $250,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $1,562,500 0.9%
2019 30 $1,250,000 $250,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $2,250,000 1.2%
Total $2,250,000 $500,000 $1,250,000 $0 $0 $3,812,500
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Career Earnings: $8,654,215
Career APY: $1,081,777
Potential Earnings: $10,574,215
Total Guarantees: $1,455,000
Largest Cash Payment: $2,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $2,250,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Buccaneers Drafted Expired 2011 4 $3,460,686 $865,172 $525,000 $3,460,686 100.0% $865,172
Bears UFA Terminated 2015 1 $825,000 $825,000 $80,000 $80,000 9.7% $0
Redskins SFA Expired 2015 1 $745,000 $745,000 $0 $613,529 82.4% $613,529
Redskins UFA Expired 2016 2 $2,500,000 $1,250,000 $350,000 $2,500,000 100.0% $1,250,000
Redskins UFA Active 2018 2 $4,000,000 $2,000,000 $500,000 $2,000,000 50.0% $2,000,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers 4 $3,460,686 $865,172 $3,460,686 0.0% $0 0.0%
Bears 0 $80,000 $0 $0 0.0% $80,000 0.0%
Redskins 4 $5,113,529 $1,278,382 $5,144,265 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2011 Buccaneers $375,000 $131,250 $0 $0 $0 $506,250 0.4% $900,000
2012 Buccaneers $501,562 $131,250 $0 $0 $0 $632,812 0.5% $501,562
2013 Buccaneers $628,124 $131,250 $0 $0 $0 $759,374 0.6% $628,124
2014 Buccaneers $1,431,000 $131,250 $0 $0 $0 $1,562,250 1.2% $1,431,000
2015 Redskins $745,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $481,765 0.3% $613,529
2016 Redskins $925,000 $175,000 $0 $0 $0 $1,100,000 0.7% $1,275,000
2017 Redskins $1,225,000 $175,000 $0 $0 $0 $2,000,000 1.2% $1,225,000
2018 Redskins $1,000,000 $250,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $1,562,500 0.9% $2,000,000
2019 Redskins $1,250,000 $250,000 $750,000 $0 $0 $2,250,000 1.2% $2,000,000
Total $8,080,686 $1,375,000 $1,250,000 $0 $0 $10,854,951   $10,574,215
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Bears 2015 $80,000 $80,000
Total$80,000$80,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2011 15 82.2% 0.0%5826213542101100
2012 16 68.6% 34.4%82242141331100140
2013 15 72.8% 15.9%632922467731221002
2014 10 50.2% 2.5%402200212000000
2015 13 24.6% 34.9%251200100001100
2016 16 70.0% 39.2%893511953001000
2017 5 26.1% 8.0%2290.551211100100
2018 16 98.2% 8.8%844917414240200

Financial Reports

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