Philip Rivers

Quarterback

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $20,000,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 11.79%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $14,000,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 8.80%
  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $20,000,000
  • Total Contract Value: $83,250,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $20,812,500
  • Position Ranking: 10/126 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $37,500,000
  • Age: 35
  • Height: 6′ 5″
  • Weight: 228
  • College: North Carolina State
  • Accrued Seasons: 13
  • Entry: 2004 Draft, Round 1, #4 overall (Giants)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Philip Rivers signed a four year contract extension worth $83.25 million with the San Diego Chargers on August 17, 2015. Details of the contract are from a report by Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk. Rivers received $37.5 million in full guarantees, including a $22.5 million signing bonus. The total guarantee is worth $65 million. Rivers entire salary in 2016 will become fully guaramteed on the 2nd day of the waiver period and $11 million of his 2017 salary will become guaranteed on the 2nd day of the 2017 waiver period. In each of the final two years, Rivers will receive a $5 million roster bonus if he is on the team on the 3rd day of each League Year. Rivers has a no trae clause as part of his contract. In 2016 Rivers converted $6 million of his salary into a bonus to create $4.5 million in cap space.

Salary Cap Breakdown

YearBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2009$6,000,000 $6,000,000$5,535,000$0$0$0$11,535,000
2010$6,600,000$5,110,000$0$0$0$11,710,000
2011$8,400,000$5,110,000$0$0$0$13,510,000
2012$10,200,000$5,110,000$0$0$0$15,310,000
2013$7,000,000$6,776,666$0$0$0$13,776,666
2014$13,800,000$2,866,666$0$0$0$16,666,666
2015$15,000,000 $15,000,000$6,166,668$0$0$0$21,166,668
2016$10,500,000 $10,500,000$6,000,000$0$0$0$16,500,000
2017$14,000,000 $11,000,000$6,000,000$0$0$0$20,000,000
2018$10,000,000$6,000,000$5,000,000$0$0$21,000,000
2019$11,000,000$6,000,000$5,000,000$0$0$22,000,000
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Traditional Statistics (2013-present)

YearGames PlayedPassingRushingFumbles
Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201316378/54469.5%4478321130105.528722.6032
201416379/57066.5%428631183693.8371022.8082
201516438/66266.2%479329134093.817281.6042
201616349/57860.4%438633213687.914352.5095

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money
Positional Comparisons to League Average
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