Nick Easton

Left Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $2,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.31%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $4,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.07%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.60
  • Total Contract Value: $22,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,625,000
  • Position Ranking: 10/75 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,000,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 300
  • College: Harvard
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Undrafted Free Agent (Ravens)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Nick Easton signed a 4 year contract with the New Orleans Saints on March 21, 2019.  The contract is worth a base value of $22.5 million with $4 million guaranteed at signing.  The guarantee consists of a $2 million signing bonus and $2 million full salary guarantee in 2019.  Easton has salary escalators available for 2021 and 2020 although the details are unknown at this time.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201927$2,000,000$500,000$0$2,000,000$2,500,0001.3%
202028$4,500,000$500,000$500,000$0$5,500,0002.8%
202129$5,500,000$500,000$500,000$0$6,500,000--
202230$7,000,000$500,000$500,000$0$7,500,000--
Total$19,000,000$2,000,000$1,500,000$2,000,000$22,000,000
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Career Earnings: $6,498,000
Career APY: $1,624,500
Potential Earnings: $26,886,647
Total Guarantees: $4,027,000
Largest Cash Payment: $7,500,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,500,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
VikingsUDFAExpired20153$1,584,000$528,000$9,000$1,472,64793.0%$490,882
RavensUDFATraded20153$1,584,000$528,000$9,000$9,0000.6%$0
49ersUDFATraded20153$1,584,000$528,000$9,000$102,3536.5%$0
VikingsRFAExpired20181$2,914,000$2,914,000$0$2,914,000100.0%$2,914,000
SaintsUFAActive20194$22,500,000$5,625,000$4,000,000$2,000,0008.9%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Vikings4$4,386,647$1,096,662$4,386,6470.0%$00.0%
Ravens0$9,000$0$00.0%$9,0000.0%
49ers0$102,353$0$00.0%$102,3530.0%
Saints0$2,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Vikings$435,000$0$0$0$332,6470.2%$332,647
2016Vikings$525,000$0$0$0$525,0000.3%$525,000
2017Vikings$615,000$0$0$0$615,0000.4%$615,000
2018Vikings$2,914,000$0$0$0$2,914,0001.6%$2,914,000
2019Saints$2,000,000$500,000$0$2,000,000$2,500,0001.3%$4,000,000
2020Saints$4,500,000$500,000$500,000$0$5,500,0002.8%$5,000,000
2021Saints$5,500,000$500,000$500,000$0$6,500,000--$6,000,000
2022Saints$7,000,000$500,000$500,000$0$7,500,000--$7,500,000
Total$23,489,000$2,000,000$1,500,000$2,000,000$26,386,647$26,886,647
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Ravens2015$3,000$9,000
49ers2015$102,353$102,353
Ravens2016$6,000$0
Total$111,353$111,353

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
20161139.4%5.4%
20171267.1%11.6%
201910.0%12.3%

Financial Reports

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