Matt Slater

Wide Receiver

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,025,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.13%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $2,700,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.63%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.33
  • Total Contract Value: $5,200,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,600,000
  • Position Ranking: 16/146 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,000,000
  • Age: 33
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 210
  • College: UCLA
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2008 Draft, Round 5, #153 overall (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Matt Slater signed a two year, $5.2 million contract with the Patriots on March 21, 2018. Slater received a $1 million signing bonus. There are $400,000 in per game roster bonuses in each contract year. 2019 is an option year and if the option is picked up Slater will earn a $400,000 roster bonus at the start of the 2019 league year. There are an additional $200,000 in incentives in the contract.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201833$1,200,000$500,000$400,000$100,000$0$2,025,0001.1%
201934$1,600,000$500,000$800,000$100,000$0$3,000,0001.6%
Total$2,800,000$1,000,000$1,200,000$200,000$0$5,025,000
Embed This Contract
<iframe src="https://overthecap.com/contract-embed/1231/" width="600" height="237" frameborder="0" scrolling="no"></iframe>
Career Earnings: $12,712,500
Career APY: $2,118,750
Potential Earnings: $16,912,500
Total Guarantees: $1,600,000
Largest Cash Payment: $3,600,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,000,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Patriots20122$4,033,332$2,016,666$4,100,000101.7%$2,050,000
PatriotsExtensionExpired20161$1,800,000$1,800,000$7,612,500422.9%$1,903,125
PatriotsUFAActive20182$5,200,000$2,600,000$1,000,00019.2%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots6$12,712,500$2,118,750$12,443,7500.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Patriots$700,000$666,666$0$100,000$300,000$1,766,6661.5%$2,800,000
2013Patriots$1,200,000$666,666$0$100,000$300,000$2,266,6661.8%$1,300,000
2014Patriots$1,200,000$1,333,334$0$100,000$300,000$2,933,3342.2%$3,600,000
2015Patriots$1,000,000 $1,000,000$666,666$0$0$100,000$1,766,6661.2%$1,000,000
2016Patriots$1,000,000$966,668$0$0$100,000$2,066,6681.3%$1,700,000
2017Patriots$900,000$300,000$300,000$0$200,000$1,643,7501.0%$1,312,500
2018Patriots$1,200,000$500,000$400,000$100,000$0$2,025,0001.1%$2,700,000
2019Patriots$1,600,000$500,000$800,000$100,000$0$3,000,0001.6%$2,500,000
Total$8,800,000$5,600,000$1,500,000$500,000$1,300,000$17,468,750 $16,912,500

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20113.7%0.0%000.00000.0000
2012163.4%59.2%000.00000.0000
2013121.8%51.9%000.00000.0000
2014161.1%61.4%000.00000.0000
2015161.6%63.5%000.00000.0000
2016134.7%50.4%000.00155.0021
201791.1%27.6%000.00000.0000
201830.0%67.1%000.00000.0000

Financial Reports

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