Melvin Gordon

Running Back

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,394,924
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.89%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $1,889,967
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.25%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.56
  • Total Contract Value: $10,669,762
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,667,441
  • Position Ranking: 3/33 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 22 $435,000 $435,000 $1,504,957 $0 $0 $0 $1,939,957 1.4%
2016 23 $919,989 $919,989 $1,504,957 $0 $0 $0 $2,424,946 1.6%
2017 24 $1,404,978 $1,404,978 $1,504,957 $0 $0 $0 $2,909,935 1.7%
2018 25 $1,889,967 $1,889,967 $1,504,957 $0 $0 $0 $3,394,924 1.9%
2019 26 $5,605,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,605,000 3.0%
Total $10,254,934 $6,019,828 $0 $0 $0 $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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Chargers Drafted Active 2015 4 $10,669,762 $2,667,441 $10,669,762 $10,669,762 100.0% $2,667,441
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Chargers 4 $10,669,762 $2,667,441 $10,669,762 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 Chargers $435,000 $435,000 $1,504,957 $0 $0 $0 $1,939,957 1.4% $6,454,828
2016 Chargers $919,989 $919,989 $1,504,957 $0 $0 $0 $2,424,946 1.6% $919,989
2017 Chargers $1,404,978 $1,404,978 $1,504,957 $0 $0 $0 $2,909,935 1.7% $1,404,978
2018 Chargers $1,889,967 $1,889,967 $1,504,957 $0 $0 $0 $3,394,924 1.9% $1,889,967
2019 Chargers $5,605,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $5,605,000 3.0% $5,605,000
Total $10,254,934 $6,019,828 $0 $0 $0 $16,274,762   $16,274,762

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Rushing Receiving Fumbles
Offense Special AttYardsAvgTD RecYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2015 14 33.8% 0.0%1846413.50331925.8064
2016 13 61.8% 0.0%2549973.9104141910.2222
2017 16 70.5% 0.0%26710123.88524458.6400
2018 12 52.7% 0.0%1758855.110504909.8410

Financial Reports

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