Mohamed Sanu

Wide Receiver

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $7,525,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.27%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $6,125,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 2.92%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.81
  • Total Contract Value: $32,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 6/130 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,000,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 210
  • College: Rutgers
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 3, #83 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2016
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201627$1,000,000 $1,000,000$1,400,000$0$0$0$2,400,0001.5%
201728$6,000,000 $6,000,000$1,400,000$0$0$0$7,400,0004.4%
201829$6,125,000$1,400,000$0$0$0$7,525,0004.2%
201930$6,000,000$1,400,000$0$0$0$7,400,0003.9%
202031$6,500,000$1,400,000$0$0$0$7,900,0004.0%
Total$25,625,000$7,000,000$0$0$0$32,625,000
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Career Earnings: $17,575,252
Career APY: $2,929,209
Potential Earnings: $36,200,252
Total Guarantees: $14,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $8,000,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,900,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDrafted20124$3,575,252$893,813$3,575,252100.0%$893,813
FalconsUFAActive20165$32,500,000$6,500,000$14,000,00043.1%$7,000,000
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%
Falcons2$14,000,000$7,000,000$9,800,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Bengals$390,000$140,813$0$0$0$530,8130.4%$953,252
2013Bengals$490,000$140,813$0$0$0$630,8130.5%$490,000
2014Bengals$590,000$140,813$0$0$0$730,8130.5%$590,000
2015Bengals$1,542,000$140,813$0$0$0$1,682,8131.2%$1,542,000
2016Falcons$1,000,000 $1,000,000$1,400,000$0$0$0$2,400,0001.5%$8,000,000
2017Falcons$6,000,000 $6,000,000$1,400,000$0$0$0$7,400,0004.4%$6,000,000
2018Falcons$6,125,000$1,400,000$0$0$0$7,525,0004.2%$6,125,000
2019Falcons$6,000,000$1,400,000$0$0$0$7,400,0003.9%$6,000,000
2020Falcons$6,500,000$1,400,000$0$0$0$7,900,0004.0%$6,500,000
Total$28,637,000$7,563,252$0$0$0$36,200,252 $36,200,252

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
20181277.7%0.6%4558313.03320.7011

Financial Reports

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