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: 7/116 at CB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,550,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 190
  • College: Utah State
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201827$2,300,000 $2,300,000$1,125,000$400,000$100,000$0$3,900,0002.2%
201928$2,400,000$1,125,000$1,650,000$100,000$0$5,275,0002.8%
Total$4,700,000$2,250,000$2,050,000$200,000$0$9,175,000
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Career Earnings: $5,699,349
Career APY: $1,424,837
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

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
LionsDraftedExpired20144$2,520,484$630,121$3,449,349136.9%$862,337
LionsUFAActive20182$9,200,000$4,600,000$2,250,00024.5%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Lions4$5,699,349$1,424,837$3,449,3490.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2014Lions$420,000$75,146$0$0$0$391,9110.3%$617,349
2015Lions$435,000$75,146$0$0$0$510,1460.4%$435,000
2016Lions$600,000$75,146$0$0$0$675,1460.4%$600,000
2017Lions$1,797,000$75,146$0$0$0$1,872,1461.1%$1,797,000
2018Lions$2,300,000 $2,300,000$1,125,000$400,000$100,000$0$3,900,0002.2%$5,050,000
2019Lions$2,400,000$1,125,000$1,650,000$100,000$0$5,275,0002.8%$4,150,000
Total$7,952,000$2,550,584$2,050,000$200,000$0$12,624,349 $12,649,349

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201425.8%5.9%1000000000000
20151553.7%20.8%42500007000000
20161690.1%29.6%461100009000000
20171551.0%34.3%407000140011441
20181092.9%32.5%28300104000000

Financial Reports

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