Mohamed Sanu

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,676,472
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.87%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,676,472
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.08%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $32,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 40/292 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 210
  • College: Rutgers
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 3, #83 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2016 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $4,910,000

Contract Notes

Mohamed Sanu signed a five year, $32.5 million contract with the Atlanta Falcons on March 10, 2016. Sanue received $14 million fully guaranteed including a $7 million signing bonus. Another $1.25 million in escalators is available.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$6,000,000$3,676,4722.0%
202031$6,500,000$6,500,0003.3%
Total$12,500,000$10,176,472
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Career Earnings: $26,273,781
Career APY: $3,753,397
Potential Earnings: $33,876,724
Total Guarantees: $28,563,252
Largest Cash Payment: $8,000,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,525,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedExpired20124$2,713,252$678,313$563,252$3,575,252131.8%$893,813
FalconsUFATraded20165$32,500,000$6,500,000$14,000,000$22,698,52969.8%$7,566,176
PatriotsUFAActive20165$32,500,000$6,500,000$14,000,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals4$3,575,252$893,813$3,575,2520.0%$00.0%
Falcons3$22,698,529$7,566,176$17,325,0000.0%$5,373,5290.0%
Patriots0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Bengals$390,000$140,813$0$530,8130.4%$953,252
2013Bengals$490,000$140,813$0$630,8130.5%$490,000
2014Bengals$590,000$140,813$0$730,8130.5%$590,000
2015Bengals$1,542,000$140,813$0$1,682,8131.2%$1,542,000
2016Falcons$1,000,000$1,400,000$1,000,000$2,400,0001.5%$8,000,000
2017Falcons$6,000,000$1,400,000$6,000,000$7,400,0004.4%$6,000,000
2018Falcons$6,125,000$1,400,000$0$7,525,0004.2%$6,125,000
2019Patriots$6,000,000$0$0$3,676,4722.0%$3,676,472
2020Patriots$6,500,000$0$0$6,500,0003.3%$6,500,000
Total$28,637,000$4,763,252$7,000,000$31,076,724$33,876,724
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Falcons2019$3,973,529$2,573,529
Falcons2020$1,400,000$0
Total$5,373,529$2,573,529

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2012919.3%7.1%161549.645153.0000
20131666.3%0.2%474559.724164.0011
20141692.9%0.4%5679014.157517.3000
20151660.9%1.6%3339411.9010717.1220
20161571.7%3.2%5965311.14155.0011
20171473.6%0.8%6063210.553103.3000
20181678.2%0.7%6683812.747446.3021
20191162.4%5.5%504358.723113.7000

Financial Reports

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