Matt Prater

Kicker

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $5,225,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 3.11%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $7,300,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 3.67%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.40
  • Total Contract Value: $11,400,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,800,000
  • Position Ranking: 4/80 at K
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,600,000
  • Age: 33
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 195
  • College: Central Florida
  • Accrued Seasons: 10
  • Entry: 2006 Undrafted Free Agent (Lions)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Matt Prater signed a three year, $11.4 million contract extension with the Lions on October 25, 2017. Prater received $5 million in guarantees including a $3.6 million signing bonus. The contract contains annual workout and per game roster bonuses.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201733$3,150,000$1,525,000$500,000$50,000$0$5,225,0003.1%
201834$2,000,000$900,000$200,000$100,000$0$3,200,0001.8%
201935$2,200,000$900,000$200,000$100,000$0$3,400,0001.8%
202036$2,700,000$900,000$200,000$100,000$0$3,900,0002.0%
Total$10,050,000$4,225,000$1,100,000$350,000$0$15,725,000
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $16,253,529
Years: 5
Career APY: $3,250,706
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Broncos20122$5,125,000$2,562,500$6,750,000131.7%$3,375,000
Lions20141$855,000$855,000$603,52970.6%$603,529
LionsUFARenegotiated20153$900,000$3,000,000$5,300,000588.9%$2,650,000
20151$4,062,500$4,062,500$00.0%$0
LionsExtensionActive20173$11,400,000$3,800,000$3,600,00031.6%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Broncos2$6,750,000$3,375,000$5,125,0000.0%$1,625,0000.0%
Lions3$9,503,529$3,167,843$5,077,3530.0%$00.0%
0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Broncos$1,000,000$812,500$0$0$0$1,812,5001.5%
2013Broncos$2,500,000$812,500$0$0$0$3,312,5002.7%
2014Lions$855,000$0$0$0$0$402,3530.3%
2015Lions$1,000,000$250,000$200,000$50,000$0$1,500,0001.0%
2016Lions$2,250,000$625,000$250,000$50,000$0$3,175,0002.0%
2017Lions$3,150,000$1,525,000$500,000$50,000$0$5,225,0003.1%
2018Lions$2,000,000$900,000$200,000$100,000$0$3,200,0001.8%
2019Lions$2,200,000$900,000$200,000$100,000$0$3,400,0001.8%
2020Lions$2,700,000$900,000$200,000$100,000$0$3,900,0002.0%
Total$17,655,000$6,725,000$1,550,000$450,000$0$25,927,353 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Broncos2014$812,500$0
Broncos2015$812,500$0
Total$1,625,000$0

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsField GoalsField Goal RangePAT
SpecialMadeAtt.Pct.0-1920-2930-3940-4950+MadeAtt.Pct.
20141111.4%212680.8%0/08/84/56/83/52121100.0%
20151614.5%222491.7%0/03/38/96/65/6363992.3%
20161616.6%313686.1%0/010/104/510/147/7313393.9%
20171322.1%252986.2%2/22/28/86/77/10333497.1%

Financial Reports

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