Menelik Watson

Right Tackle

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $7,177,083
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 3.81%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $6,125,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 3.35%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.85
  • Total Contract Value: $18,375,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,125,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/31 at RT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $5,500,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 315
  • College: Florida State
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 2, #42 overall (Raiders)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Menelik Watson signed a three year, $18.75 million contract with the Broncos on March 10, 2017. The contract has $5.5 million in full guarantees including a $4 million signing bonus. If Watson is on the Broncos roster on the 5th day of the 2018 league year his salary for that year will become fully guaranteed.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201729$1,500,000 $1,500,000$1,333,333$500,000$125,000$0$3,270,8332.0%
201830$5,500,000 $5,500,000$1,333,333$500,000$125,000$0$7,177,0834.1%
201931$5,500,000$1,333,334$500,000$125,000$0$7,458,3343.9%
Total$12,500,000$4,000,000$1,500,000$375,000$0$17,906,250
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $10,638,602
Years: 5
Career APY: $2,127,720
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RaidersDraftedExpired20134$4,794,852$1,198,713$4,794,852100.0%$1,198,713
BroncosUFAActive20173$18,375,000$6,125,000$5,843,75031.8%$5,843,750
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Raiders4$4,794,852$1,198,713$4,794,8520.0%$00.0%
Broncos1$5,843,750$5,843,750$3,270,8330.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013Raiders$405,000 $405,000$466,791$0$0$0$871,7910.7%
2014Raiders$622,948 $622,948$466,791$0$0$0$1,089,7390.8%
2015Raiders$790,896$466,791$0$50,000$0$1,307,6870.9%
2016Raiders$1,008,844$466,791$0$50,000$0$1,525,6351.0%
2017Broncos$1,500,000 $1,500,000$1,333,333$500,000$125,000$0$3,270,8332.0%
2018Broncos$5,500,000 $5,500,000$1,333,333$500,000$125,000$0$7,177,0834.1%
2019Broncos$5,500,000$1,333,334$500,000$125,000$0$7,458,3343.9%
Total$15,327,688$5,867,164$1,500,000$475,000$0$22,701,102 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
20141247.1%6.8%
20161022.8%6.3%
2017739.6%7.2%

Financial Reports

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