Matt Prater

Kicker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,400,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.73%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $2,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.05%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.74
  • Total Contract Value: $11,400,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $3,800,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/7 at K
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,600,000
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 195
  • College: Central Florida
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 33 $3,150,000 $1,525,000 $500,000 $50,000 $0 $5,225,000 3.1%
2018 34 $2,000,000 $1,400,000 $900,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $3,200,000 1.8%
2019 35 $2,200,000 $900,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $3,400,000 1.8%
2020 36 $2,700,000 $900,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $3,900,000 2.0%
Total $10,050,000 $4,225,000 $1,100,000 $350,000 $0 $15,725,000
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Career Earnings: $22,253,529
Career APY: $3,179,076
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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Broncos 2012 2 $5,125,000 $2,562,500 $0 $6,750,000 131.7% $3,375,000
Lions 2014 1 $855,000 $855,000 $0 $603,529 70.6% $603,529
Lions UFA Renegotiated 2015 3 $900,000 $3,000,000 $750,000 $5,300,000 588.9% $2,650,000
2015 1 $4,062,500 $4,062,500 $0 $0 0.0% $0
Lions Extension Active 2017 3 $11,400,000 $3,800,000 $3,600,000 $9,600,000 84.2% $4,800,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Broncos 2 $6,750,000 $3,375,000 $5,125,000 0.0% $1,625,000 0.0%
Lions 5 $15,503,529 $3,100,706 $13,502,353 0.0% $0 0.0%
0 $0 $0 $0 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2012 Broncos $1,000,000 $812,500 $0 $0 $0 $1,812,500 1.5% $4,250,000
2013 Broncos $2,500,000 $812,500 $0 $0 $0 $3,312,500 2.7% $2,500,000
2014 Lions $855,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $402,353 0.3% $603,529
2015 Lions $1,000,000 $250,000 $200,000 $50,000 $0 $1,500,000 1.0% $2,000,000
2016 Lions $2,250,000 $625,000 $250,000 $50,000 $0 $3,175,000 2.0% $3,300,000
2017 Lions $3,150,000 $1,525,000 $500,000 $50,000 $0 $5,225,000 3.1% $7,300,000
2018 Lions $2,000,000 $1,400,000 $900,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $3,200,000 1.8% $2,300,000
2019 Lions $2,200,000 $900,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $3,400,000 1.8% $2,500,000
2020 Lions $2,700,000 $900,000 $200,000 $100,000 $0 $3,900,000 2.0% $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
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Broncos 2014 $812,500 $0
Broncos 2015 $812,500 $0
Total$1,625,000$0

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Field Goals Field Goal Range PAT
Special MadeAtt.Pct.0-1920-2930-3940-4950+MadeAtt.Pct.
2012 16 39.2% 2632 81.3%1/17/710/115/93/45555 100.0%
2013 16 40.0% 2526 96.2%2/24/45/58/86/77575 100.0%
2014 11 11.4% 2126 80.8%0/08/84/56/83/52121 100.0%
2015 16 14.5% 2224 91.7%0/03/38/96/65/63639 92.3%
2016 16 16.6% 3136 86.1%0/010/104/510/147/73133 93.9%
2017 16 21.1% 2833 84.8%2/23/39/97/87/113738 97.4%
2018 16 16.0% 2832 87.5%0/08/812/125/73/53030 100.0%

Financial Reports

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