Nick Novak

Career Earnings: $6,047,647
Career APY: $1,209,529
Total Guarantees: $250,000
Largest Cash Payment: $2,250,000 (2013)
Largest Cap Hit: $1,700,000 (2014)
  • Date of Birth: August 21, 1981
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 198
  • College: Maryland
  • Entry: 2005 Undrafted Free Agent (Bears)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChargersUFA20133$4,625,000$1,541,667$3,575,00077.3%$1,787,500
TexansSFA20151$870,000$870,000$716,47182.4%$716,471
UFA20161$1,975,000$1,975,000$00.0%$0
TexansUFATerminated20171$1,150,000$1,150,000$1,215,000105.7%$1,215,000
ChargersSFAExpired20171$900,000$900,000$541,17660.1%$541,176
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chargers3$4,116,176$1,372,059$3,366,1760.0%$750,0000.0%
Texans2$1,931,471$965,736$1,161,7650.0%$250,0000.0%
0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013Chargers$750,000$375,000$0$0$0$1,125,0000.9%$2,250,000
2014Chargers$1,325,000$375,000$0$0$0$1,700,0001.3%$1,325,000
2015Texans$870,000$0$0$0$0$481,7650.3%$716,471
2016Texans$885,000 $80,000$0$80,000$0$0$680,0000.4%$965,000
2017Chargers$900,000$0$0$0$0$541,1760.3%$541,176
Total$4,730,000$750,000$80,000$0$0$4,527,941 $5,797,647
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Chargers2015$375,000$0
Chargers2016$375,000$0
Texans2017$250,000$250,000
Total$1,000,000$250,000