Philip Rivers

Quarterback

Age: 39
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 16
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $25,000,000 (10.42% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $25,000,000 (12.21% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $25,000,000 ($25,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $25,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 18/112 at QB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202039$13,000,000$12,000,000$13,000,000$25,000,00010.4%
Total$13,000,000$12,000,000$13,000,000$25,000,000

Contract Notes

Philip Rivers signed a one year contract with the Indianapolis Colts on March 22, 2020.  Contract is worth $25 million fully guaranteed.  Rivers received a $12 million signing bonus.
Career Earnings: $229,150,000
Career APY: $14,321,875
Potential Earnings: $242,150,000
Total Guarantees: $111,430,000
Largest Cash Payment: $37,500,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Number: $25,000,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ChargersDraftedRenegotiated20046$41,250,000$6,875,000$15,580,000$35,600,00086.3%$7,120,000
ChargersExtensionRenegotiated20096$91,800,000$15,300,000$33,350,000$82,550,00089.9%$13,758,333
ChargersExtensionExpired20154$83,250,000$20,812,500$37,500,000$99,000,000118.9%$19,800,000
ColtsUFAActive20201$25,000,000$25,000,000$25,000,000$12,000,00048.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Chargers16$217,150,000$13,571,875$214,175,0000.0%$00.0%
Colts0$12,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2004Chargers$230,000$1,275,000$1,075,000$0$1,305,000$2,580,0003.2%$8,955,000
2005Chargers$305,000$4,550,000$0$0$0$4,855,0005.7%$6,930,000
2006Chargers$615,000$4,550,000$0$0$0$5,165,0005.1%$3,240,000
2007Chargers$5,000,000$5,525,000$0$250,000$0$10,775,0009.9%$10,375,000
2008Chargers$5,750,000$1,625,000$0$250,000$0$7,625,0006.6%$6,100,000
2009Chargers$6,000,000$5,535,000$0$0$6,000,000$11,535,0009.4%$25,550,000
2010Chargers$6,600,000$5,110,000$0$0$6,600,000$11,710,000--$12,600,000
2011Chargers$8,400,000$5,110,000$0$0$0$13,510,00011.2%$8,400,000
2012Chargers$10,200,000$5,110,000$0$0$0$15,310,00012.7%$10,200,000
2013Chargers$7,000,000$6,776,666$0$0$0$13,776,66611.2%$12,000,000
2014Chargers$13,800,000$2,866,666$0$0$0$16,666,66612.3%$13,800,000
2015Chargers$15,000,000$6,166,668$0$0$15,000,000$21,166,66814.9%$37,500,000
2016Chargers$10,500,000$6,000,000$0$0$10,500,000$16,500,00010.5%$16,500,000
2017Chargers$11,000,000$7,000,000$0$0$11,000,000$18,000,00011.0%$14,000,000
2018Chargers$10,000,000$7,000,000$5,000,000$0$5,000,000$22,000,00012.3%$15,000,000
2019Chargers$11,000,000$7,000,000$5,000,000$0$5,000,000$23,000,00012.3%$16,000,000
2020Colts$13,000,000$12,000,000$0$0$13,000,000$25,000,00010.4%$25,000,000
Total$134,400,000$93,200,000$11,075,000$500,000$73,405,000$239,175,000$242,150,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201116----99.0%0.0%366/58262.9%462427203088.726361.4195
201216----100.0%0.0%338/52764.1%360626154988.627401.50157
2013160098.9%0.0%378/54469.5%4478321130105.528722.6032
2014160098.6%0.0%379/57066.5%428631183693.8371022.8082
2015160098.7%0.0%438/66266.2%479329134093.817281.6042
2016160099.5%0.0%349/57860.4%438633213687.914352.5095
2017160096.6%0.0%332/53861.7%412825101793.217-7-0.4071
2018160096.9%0.2%347/50868.3%4308321232105.51870.4021
2019160097.5%0.0%390/59166%461523203488.512292.4083
202020099.3%0.0%55/7177.5%57723292.3561.2000

Valuation Diamond

The diamond is a scatterplot graph that visualizes the relation of the player's APY (in green) and performance (in blue, as measured by OTC's Valuations) to the rest of the league at his position. To understand how to read the diamond, read this explainer.

OTC ValuationAPY
Regular$30,970,000$25,000,000
Injury Adjusted$30,970,000$25,000,000
test
OTC Valuation $6.7M $13.4M $20.1M $26.8M $33.5M APY $7.5M $15.0M $22.5M $30.0M $37.5M $27,970,000 $25,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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