Melvin Gordon

Running Back

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $2,909,935
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 1.71%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $1,404,978
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 0.90%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.48
  • Total Contract Value: $10,669,762
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,667,441
  • Position Ranking: 43/329 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $10,669,762
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 213
  • College: Wisconsin
  • Accrued Seasons: 2
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 1, #15 overall (Chargers)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2019, pending fifth year option (UFA)

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201522$435,000 $435,000$1,504,957$0$0$0$1,939,9571.4%
201623$919,989 $919,989$1,504,957$0$0$0$2,424,9461.6%
201724$1,404,978 $1,404,978$1,504,957$0$0$0$2,909,9351.7%
201825$1,889,967 $1,889,967$1,504,957$0$0$0$3,394,9241.9%
Total$4,649,934$6,019,828$0$0$0$10,669,762
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $7,374,817
Years: 2
Career APY: $3,687,409
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChargersDraftedActive20154$10,669,762$2,667,441$7,374,81769.1%$3,687,409
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chargers2$7,374,817$3,687,409$4,364,9030.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2015Chargers$435,000 $435,000$1,504,957$0$0$0$1,939,9571.4%
2016Chargers$919,989 $919,989$1,504,957$0$0$0$2,424,9461.6%
2017Chargers$1,404,978 $1,404,978$1,504,957$0$0$0$2,909,9351.7%
2018Chargers$1,889,967 $1,889,967$1,504,957$0$0$0$3,394,9241.9%
Total$4,649,934$6,019,828$0$0$0$10,669,762 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
OffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20151433.8%0.0%1846413.50331925.8064
20161361.8%0.0%2549973.9104141910.2222
2017674.6%0.0%993563.63282227.9400

Financial Reports

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