Matt Prater

Kicker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,200,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.76%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $2,300,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.60%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.72
  • Total Contract Value: $11,400,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,800,000
  • Position Ranking: 3/18 at K
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,600,000
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 195
  • College: Central Florida
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 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 $1,400,000$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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Career Earnings: $19,953,529
Career APY: $3,325,588
Potential Earnings: $27,753,529
Total Guarantees: $4,350,000
Largest Cash Payment: $7,300,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,225,000 (2017)

Contract History

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$7,300,00064.0%$7,300,000
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%
Lions4$13,203,529$3,300,882$10,302,3530.0%$00.0%
0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Broncos$1,000,000$812,500$0$0$0$1,812,5001.5%$4,250,000
2013Broncos$2,500,000$812,500$0$0$0$3,312,5002.7%$2,500,000
2014Lions$855,000$0$0$0$0$402,3530.3%$603,529
2015Lions$1,000,000$250,000$200,000$50,000$0$1,500,0001.0%$2,000,000
2016Lions$2,250,000$625,000$250,000$50,000$0$3,175,0002.0%$3,300,000
2017Lions$3,150,000$1,525,000$500,000$50,000$0$5,225,0003.1%$7,300,000
2018Lions$2,000,000 $1,400,000$900,000$200,000$100,000$0$3,200,0001.8%$2,300,000
2019Lions$2,200,000$900,000$200,000$100,000$0$3,400,0001.8%$2,500,000
2020Lions$2,700,000$900,000$200,000$100,000$0$3,900,0002.0%$3,000,000
Total$17,655,000$6,725,000$1,550,000$450,000$0$25,927,353 $27,753,529
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Broncos2014$812,500$0
Broncos2015$812,500$0
Total$1,625,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsField GoalsField Goal RangePAT
SpecialMadeAtt.Pct.0-1920-2930-3940-4950+MadeAtt.Pct.
20121639.2%263281.3%1/17/710/115/93/45555100.0%
20131640.0%252696.2%2/24/45/58/86/77575100.0%
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%
20171621.1%283384.8%2/23/39/97/87/11373897.4%
20181316.1%242788.9%0/08/811/112/33/52525100.0%

Financial Reports

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