Paul Richardson

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $7,068,750
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 3.65%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $4,850,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.68%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.69
  • Total Contract Value: $40,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $8,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 35/283 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $12,500,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 175
  • College: Colorado
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 2, #45 overall (Seahawks)
  • Year Signed: 2018 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $3,872,000

Contract Notes

Paul Richardson signed a 5 year, $40 million contract with the Redskins on March 15, 2018. Richardson received $20 million in guarantees, $12.5 million of which are guaranteed at signing. The other guarantees will vest on the 5th day of the 2019 and 2020 league years. He has yearly per game bonuses of $500,000.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201826$1,500,000$2,000,000$500,000$1,500,000$4,000,0002.3%
2019 📝
March 17: $4M of base salary becomes guaranteed
27$4,850,000$2,000,000$500,000$4,850,000$7,068,7503.8%
2020 📝
March 22: $3.5M of base salary becomes guaranteed
28$6,000,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$8,500,0004.3%
202129$7,500,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$10,000,000--
202230$7,500,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$10,000,000--
Total$27,350,000$10,000,000$2,500,000$6,350,000$39,568,750
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Career Earnings: $16,431,586
Career APY: $3,286,317
Potential Earnings: $43,781,586
Total Guarantees: $14,881,736
Largest Cash Payment: $11,718,750 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $10,000,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SeahawksDraftedExpired20144$4,712,836$1,178,209$2,381,736$4,712,836100.0%$1,178,209
RedskinsUFAActive20185$40,000,000$8,000,000$12,500,000$11,718,75029.3%$11,718,750
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Seahawks4$4,712,836$1,178,209$4,712,8360.0%$00.0%
Redskins1$11,718,750$11,718,750$4,000,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Seahawks$420,000$436,879$0$0$856,8790.6%$2,167,516
2015Seahawks$634,220$436,879$0$634,220$1,071,0990.7%$634,220
2016Seahawks$848,440$436,879$0$0$1,285,3190.8%$848,440
2017Seahawks$1,062,660$436,879$0$0$1,499,5390.9%$1,062,660
2018Redskins$1,500,000$2,000,000$500,000$1,500,000$4,000,0002.3%$11,718,750
2019Redskins$4,850,000$2,000,000$500,000$4,850,000$7,068,7503.8%$4,850,000
2020Redskins$6,000,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$8,500,0004.3%$6,500,000
2021Redskins$7,500,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$10,000,000--$8,000,000
2022Redskins$7,500,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$10,000,000--$8,000,000
Total$30,315,320$11,747,516$2,500,000$6,984,220$44,281,586$43,781,586

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20141547.1%6.7%292719.31000.0010
201510.6%0.0%14040.00000.0000
20161531.9%4.8%2128813.71155.0000
20171676.4%1.2%4470316.06000.0000
2018736.1%0.2%2026213.12294.5000
2019976.5%0.0%272398.92100.0000

Financial Reports

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