Quenton Nelson

Left Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $5,429,298
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.28%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,565,860
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.90%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.29
  • Total Contract Value: $23,888,912
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,972,228
  • Position Ranking: 7/76 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $23,888,912
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 329
  • College: Notre Dame
  • Accrued Seasons: 1
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 1, #6 overall (Colts)
  • Year Signed: 2018 (Drafted)
  • Free Agency: 2022, pending fifth year option (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $10,305,000

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

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201822$480,000$3,863,438$0$480,000$4,343,4382.5%
2019 📝
July 2: $995,860 roster bonus due 5th day of training camp
23$570,000$3,863,438$995,860$1,565,860$5,429,2982.9%
2020 📝
July 2: $1,991,720 roster bonus due 5th day of training camp
24$660,000$3,863,438$1,991,720$2,651,720$6,515,1583.3%
2021 📝
July 2: $2,987,580 roster bonus due 5th day of training camp
25$750,000$3,863,438$2,987,580$3,737,580$7,601,018--
Total$2,460,000$15,453,752$5,975,160$8,435,160$23,888,912
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Career Earnings: $15,933,752
Career APY: $15,933,752
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 SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
ColtsDraftedActive20184$23,888,912$5,972,228$23,888,912$15,933,75266.7%$15,933,752
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Colts1$15,933,752$15,933,752$4,343,4380.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Colts$480,000$3,863,438$0$480,000$4,343,4382.5%$15,933,752
2019Colts$570,000$3,863,438$995,860$1,565,860$5,429,2982.9%$1,565,860
2020Colts$660,000$3,863,438$1,991,720$2,651,720$6,515,1583.3%$2,651,720
2021Colts$750,000$3,863,438$2,987,580$3,737,580$7,601,018--$3,737,580
Total$2,460,000$15,453,752$5,975,160$8,435,160$23,888,912$23,888,912

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
20181699.9%17.7%
20199100.0%15.8%

Financial Reports

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