Ramon Foster

Left Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $2,675,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.30%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $4,250,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.03%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.59
  • Total Contract Value: $8,250,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,125,000
  • Position Ranking: 14/73 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,150,000
  • Age: 33
  • Height: 6' 6"
  • Weight: 325
  • College: Tennessee
  • Accrued Seasons: 10
  • Entry: 2009 Undrafted Free Agent (Steelers)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Ramon Foster agreed to a two year contract extension with Pittsburgh on March 8, 2019 worth $8.25 million with $3.15 million signing bonus.

Ramon Foster signed a three year contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers worth $9.6 million. Foster received a $2.75 million signing bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201933$1,100,000$1,575,000$2,675,0001.4%
202034$4,000,000$1,575,000$5,575,0002.8%
Total$5,100,000$3,150,000$8,250,000
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Career Earnings: $20,748,000
Career APY: $2,074,800
Potential Earnings: $25,848,000
Total Guarantees: $6,808,000
Largest Cash Payment: $4,250,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,575,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SteelersUDFAExpired20093$1,193,000$397,667$8,000$1,238,000103.8%$412,667
SteelersRFAExpired20121$1,260,000$1,260,000$0$1,260,000100.0%$1,260,000
SteelersUFAExpired20133$5,500,000$1,833,333$900,000$5,500,000100.0%$1,833,333
SteelersUFAExpired20163$9,600,000$3,200,000$2,750,000$9,600,000100.0%$3,200,000
SteelersUFAActive20192$8,250,000$4,125,000$3,150,000$3,150,00038.2%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Steelers10$20,748,000$2,074,800$17,598,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2009Steelers$310,000$0$2,666$312,6660.3%$318,000
2010Steelers$395,000$0$2,666$397,666--$395,000
2011Steelers$525,000$0$2,668$527,6680.4%$525,000
2012Steelers$1,260,000$0$0$1,260,0001.0%$1,260,000
2013Steelers$1,100,000$300,000$0$1,400,0001.1%$2,000,000
2014Steelers$1,650,000$300,000$0$1,950,0001.5%$1,650,000
2015Steelers$1,850,000$300,000$0$2,150,0001.5%$1,850,000
2016Steelers$1,500,000$916,666$0$2,416,6661.6%$4,250,000
2017Steelers$2,675,000$916,666$0$3,591,6662.2%$2,675,000
2018Steelers$2,675,000$916,668$0$3,591,6682.0%$2,675,000
2019Steelers$1,100,000$1,575,000$0$2,675,0001.4%$4,250,000
2020Steelers$4,000,000$1,575,000$0$5,575,0002.8%$4,000,000
Total$19,040,000$6,800,000$8,000$25,848,000$25,848,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
201185.5%0.0%
20121694.8%14.2%
20131580.1%11.4%
20141486.7%14.7%
201516100.0%17.5%
20161483.7%12.2%
20171483.8%14.9%
20181699.9%15.9%
20191100.0%3.8%

Financial Reports

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