Quenton Nelson

Left Guard

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $4,343,438
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 2.25%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $15,933,752
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 11.47%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.67
  • Total Contract Value: $23,888,912
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,972,228
  • Position Ranking: 2/22 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $23,888,912
  • Age: 22
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 329
  • College: Notre Dame
  • Accrued Seasons: 0
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 1, #6 overall (Colts)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2022, pending fifth year option (UFA)

Contract Notes

Quenton Nelson signed a four year contract with the Indianapolis Colts worth $23,888,912 on May 10, 2018. Nelson received a $15,453,752 signing bonus and his entire contract is guaranteed. In the final three contract years, Nelson has roster bonuses due on the 5th day of training camp.  Nelson was the 6th overall pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201822$480,000 $480,000$3,863,438$0$0$0$4,343,4382.5%
201923$570,000 $1,565,860$3,863,438$995,860$0$0$5,429,2982.9%
202024$660,000 $2,651,720$3,863,438$1,991,720$0$0$6,515,1583.3%
202125$750,000 $3,737,580$3,863,438$2,987,580$0$0$7,601,018--
Total$2,460,000$15,453,752$5,975,160$0$0$23,888,912
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Career Earnings: $15,453,752
Career APY: $0
Potential Earnings: $23,888,912
Total Guarantees: $23,888,912
Largest Cash Payment: $15,933,752 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,601,018 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ColtsDraftedActive20184$23,888,912$5,972,228$15,453,75264.7%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Colts0$15,453,752$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2018Colts$480,000 $480,000$3,863,438$0$0$0$4,343,4382.5%$15,933,752
2019Colts$570,000 $1,565,860$3,863,438$995,860$0$0$5,429,2982.9%$1,565,860
2020Colts$660,000 $2,651,720$3,863,438$1,991,720$0$0$6,515,1583.3%$2,651,720
2021Colts$750,000 $3,737,580$3,863,438$2,987,580$0$0$7,601,018--$3,737,580
Total$2,460,000$15,453,752$5,975,160$0$0$23,888,912 $23,888,912

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
20186100.0%15.1%

Financial Reports

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