Melvin Gordon

Running Back

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $5,605,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 3.00%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,605,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.72%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $10,669,762
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,667,441
  • Position Ranking: 27/160 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $10,669,762
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 213
  • College: Wisconsin
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 1, #15 overall (Chargers)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201522$435,000$1,504,957$435,000$1,939,9571.4%
201623$919,989$1,504,957$919,989$2,424,9461.6%
201724$1,404,978$1,504,957$1,404,978$2,909,9351.7%
201825$1,889,967$1,504,957$1,889,967$3,394,9241.9%
2019 📝
March 13: Base salary becomes fully guaranteed
26$5,605,000$0$5,605,000$5,605,0003.0%
Total$10,254,934$6,019,828$10,254,934$16,274,762
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Career Earnings: $10,669,762
Career APY: $2,667,441
Potential Earnings: $16,274,762
Total Guarantees: $10,669,762
Largest Cash Payment: $6,454,828 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,605,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChargersDraftedActive20154$10,669,762$2,667,441$10,669,762$10,669,762100.0%$2,667,441
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chargers4$10,669,762$2,667,441$10,669,7620.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Chargers$435,000$1,504,957$435,000$1,939,9571.4%$6,454,828
2016Chargers$919,989$1,504,957$919,989$2,424,9461.6%$919,989
2017Chargers$1,404,978$1,504,957$1,404,978$2,909,9351.7%$1,404,978
2018Chargers$1,889,967$1,504,957$1,889,967$3,394,9241.9%$1,889,967
2019Chargers$5,605,000$0$5,605,000$5,605,0003.0%$5,605,000
Total$10,254,934$6,019,828$10,254,934$16,274,762$16,274,762

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
OffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20151433.8%0.0%1846413.50331925.8064
20161361.8%0.0%2549973.9104141910.2222
20171670.5%0.0%26710123.88524458.6400
20181252.7%0.0%1758855.110504909.8410

Financial Reports

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