Nevin Lawson

Cornerback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,900,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 2.15%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $5,050,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 3.51%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.29
  • Total Contract Value: $9,200,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,600,000
  • Position Ranking: 5/79 at CB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,550,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 190
  • College: Utah State
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 4, #133 overall (Lions)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Nevin Lawson signed a two year, $9.6 million contract with the Lions. Lawson received a signing bonus worth $2.25 million and his 2018 base salary is also guaranteed. If Lawson is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2019 league year he will earn a $1.25 million roster bonus. There are yearly per game roster bonuses of $400,000.  Another $1.1 million in incentives are available.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 27 $2,300,000 $2,300,000 $1,125,000 $400,000 $100,000 $0 $3,900,000 2.2%
2019 28 $2,400,000 $1,125,000 $1,650,000 $100,000 $0 $5,275,000 2.8%
Total $4,700,000 $2,250,000 $2,050,000 $200,000 $0 $9,175,000
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Career Earnings: $8,499,349
Career APY: $1,699,870
Potential Earnings: $12,649,349
Total Guarantees: $4,850,584
Largest Cash Payment: $5,050,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,275,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Lions Drafted Expired 2014 4 $2,520,484 $630,121 $300,584 $3,449,349 136.9% $862,337
Lions UFA Active 2018 2 $9,200,000 $4,600,000 $4,550,000 $5,050,000 54.9% $5,050,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Lions 5 $8,499,349 $1,699,870 $7,349,349 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Lions $420,000 $75,146 $0 $0 $0 $391,911 0.3% $617,349
2015 Lions $435,000 $75,146 $0 $0 $0 $510,146 0.4% $435,000
2016 Lions $600,000 $75,146 $0 $0 $0 $675,146 0.4% $600,000
2017 Lions $1,797,000 $75,146 $0 $0 $0 $1,872,146 1.1% $1,797,000
2018 Lions $2,300,000 $2,300,000 $1,125,000 $400,000 $100,000 $0 $3,900,000 2.2% $5,050,000
2019 Lions $2,400,000 $1,125,000 $1,650,000 $100,000 $0 $5,275,000 2.8% $4,150,000
Total $7,952,000 $2,550,584 $2,050,000 $200,000 $0 $12,624,349   $12,649,349

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2014 2 5.8% 5.9%1000000000000
2015 15 53.7% 20.8%42500007000000
2016 16 90.1% 29.6%461100009000000
2017 15 51.0% 34.3%407000140011441
2018 15 88.8% 26.6%431016315000000

Financial Reports

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