Matt Ryan

Quarterback

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $15,800,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 8.37%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $21,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 10.49%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.36
  • Total Contract Value: $150,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $30,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 5/119 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $94,500,000
  • Age: 34
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 217
  • College: Boston College
  • Accrued Seasons: 11
  • Entry: 2008 Draft, Round 1, #3 overall (Falcons)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Matt Ryan signed a 5 year, $150 million contract extension on May 4, 2018. Details of the contract come from a report on PFT.  Ryan hass $94.5 million fully guaranteed at signing. The guarantee is made up of Ryan's 2018, 2019, and 2020 base salaries plus his $46.5 million signing bonus and a $10 million option bonus. $5.5 million of his 2021 salary is guaranteed for injury and become fully guaranteed on the 3rd day of the 2019 league year. Ryan will earn $7.5 million roster bonuses in 2022 and 2023 provided he is on the roster on the 3rd day of the respective league year. The extension lowers Ryan's 2018 cap charge by $3.95 million.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201833$6,000,000$11,700,000$0$6,000,000$17,700,00010.0%
2019 📝
March 15: $5.5 million in 2021 base salary becomes fully guaranteed; Deadline to exercise 2023 option
34$2,750,000$13,050,000$0$2,750,000$15,800,0008.4%
202035$20,500,000$13,050,000$0$20,500,000$33,550,00016.8%
202136$23,000,000$13,050,000$0$5,500,000$36,050,000--
2022 📝
March 11: $7.5 million roster bonus is due
37$16,250,000$13,050,000$7,500,000$0$36,800,000--
2023 📝
March 10: $7.5 million roster bonus is due
38$20,500,000$3,750,000$7,500,000$0$31,750,000--
Total$89,000,000$67,650,000$15,000,000$34,750,000$171,650,000
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Career Earnings: $223,250,000
Career APY: $20,295,455
Potential Earnings: $321,250,000
Total Guarantees: $171,250,000
Largest Cash Payment: $52,500,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $36,800,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
FalconsDraftedRenegotiated20086$67,500,000$11,250,000$34,750,000$57,500,00085.2%$11,500,000
FalconsExtensionRenegotiated20135$103,750,000$20,750,000$42,000,000$94,500,00091.1%$18,900,000
FalconsExtensionActive20185$150,000,000$30,000,000$94,500,000$71,250,00047.5%$71,250,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons11$223,250,000$20,295,455$167,300,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2008Falcons$295,000$0$2,505,000$3,800,000$0$6,600,0005.7%$6,600,000
2009Falcons$5,000,000$2,000,000$2,900,000$0$0$9,900,0008.0%$17,900,000
2010Falcons$10,250,000$2,000,000$0$0$0$12,250,000--$10,250,000
2011Falcons$11,250,000$2,000,000$0$0$0$13,250,00011.0%$11,250,000
2012Falcons$11,500,000$2,000,000$0$0$0$13,500,00011.2%$11,500,000
2013Falcons$2,000,000$7,600,000$0$0$0$9,600,0007.8%$30,000,000
2014Falcons$9,500,000$8,000,000$0$0$9,500,000$17,500,00013.2%$21,500,000
2015Falcons$11,500,000$8,000,000$0$0$7,500,000$19,500,00013.6%$11,500,000
2016Falcons$15,750,000$8,000,000$0$0$0$23,750,00015.3%$15,750,000
2017Falcons$15,750,000$8,000,000$0$0$0$23,750,00014.2%$15,750,000
2018Falcons$6,000,000$11,700,000$0$0$6,000,000$17,700,00010.0%$52,500,000
2019Falcons$2,750,000$13,050,000$0$0$2,750,000$15,800,0008.4%$21,500,000
2020Falcons$20,500,000$13,050,000$0$0$20,500,000$33,550,00016.8%$20,500,000
2021Falcons$23,000,000$13,050,000$0$0$5,500,000$36,050,000--$23,000,000
2022Falcons$16,250,000$13,050,000$7,500,000$0$0$36,800,000--$23,750,000
2023Falcons$20,500,000$3,750,000$7,500,000$0$0$31,750,000--$28,000,000
Total$181,795,000$115,250,000$20,405,000$3,800,000$51,750,000$321,250,000$321,250,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111694.1%0.0%347/56661.3%417729122692.237842.3253
20121699.1%0.0%422/61568.6%471932142899.1341414.1132
20131698.9%0.0%439/65167.4%451526174489.617553.2054
20141698.4%0.0%415/62866.1%469428143193.9291455.0052
20151697.9%0.0%407/61466.3%459121163089.037631.70125
20161698.1%0.0%373/53469.9%494438737117.1351173.3042
20171599.9%0.0%314/48464.9%377819122391.4291294.4043
20181698.9%0.0%422/60869.4%492435742108.1331253.83105

Financial Reports

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