Paul Soliai

Career Earnings: $29,500,000
Career APY: $5,900,000
Total Guarantees: $3,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $11,000,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,375,000 (2013)
  • Date of Birth: December 30, 1983
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 340
  • College: Utah
  • Entry: 2007 Draft, Round 4, #108 overall (Dolphins)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Dolphins 2012 2 $11,500,000 $5,750,000 $0 $11,500,000 100.0% $5,750,000
Falcons UFA 2014 5 $32,000,000 $6,400,000 $0 $14,000,000 43.8% $7,000,000
Panthers SFA Terminated 2016 2 $6,500,000 $3,250,000 $3,000,000 $4,000,000 61.5% $4,000,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Dolphins 2 $11,500,000 $5,750,000 $11,500,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Falcons 2 $14,000,000 $7,000,000 $9,800,000 0.0% $4,200,000 0.0%
Panthers 1 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $2,906,250 0.0% $1,000,000 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2012 Dolphins $2,450,000 $1,625,000 $0 $50,000 $0 $4,125,000 3.4% $5,750,000
2013 Dolphins $5,700,000 $1,625,000 $0 $50,000 $0 $7,375,000 6.0% $5,750,000
2014 Falcons $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,400,000 $2,000,000 $0 $0 $5,400,000 4.1% $11,000,000
2015 Falcons $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $1,400,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,400,000 3.1% $3,000,000
2016 Panthers $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $750,000 $250,000 $0 $2,906,250 1.9% $4,000,000
Total $14,150,000 $7,050,000 $2,750,000 $350,000 $0 $24,206,250   $29,500,000
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Falcons 2016 $1,400,000 $0
Falcons 2017 $2,800,000 $0
Panthers 2017 $1,000,000 $0
Total$5,200,000$0