Reid Ferguson

Long Snapper

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $850,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.43%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,100,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.61%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.29
  • Total Contract Value: $2,745,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $915,000
  • Position Ranking: 18/32 at LS
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $445,000
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 240
  • College: LSU
  • Accrued Seasons: 2
  • Entry: 2016 Undrafted Free Agent (Bills)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: ERFA
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Reid Ferguson signed a three year, $2.745 million contract extension with the Bills on January 28, 2019. Ferguson had been scheduled to become an exclusive rights free agent at the time of signing. Ferguson received a $375,000 signing bonus and $445,000 guaranteed.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201925$700,000$125,000$25,000$70,000$850,0000.5%
202026$750,000$125,000$25,000$0$900,0000.5%
202127$845,000$125,000$25,000$0$995,000--
Total$2,295,000$375,000$75,000$70,000$2,745,000
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Career Earnings: $1,462,100
Career APY: $487,367
Potential Earnings: $3,827,100
Total Guarantees: $450,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,100,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $995,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BillsUDFATerminated20161$1,625,000$541,667$5,000$5,0000.3%$0
BillsPracticeExpired20161$117,300$117,300$0$62,10052.9%$62,100
BillsSFAExpired20172$1,020,000$510,000$0$1,020,000100.0%$510,000
BillsERFAActive20193$2,745,000$915,000$445,000$375,00013.7%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bills3$1,462,100$487,367$1,082,1000.0%$5,0000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Bills$117,300$0$0$0$62,1000.0%$62,100
2017Bills$465,000$0$0$0$465,0000.3%$465,000
2018Bills$555,000$0$0$0$555,0000.3%$555,000
2019Bills$700,000$125,000$25,000$70,000$850,0000.5%$1,100,000
2020Bills$750,000$125,000$25,000$0$900,0000.5%$775,000
2021Bills$845,000$125,000$25,000$0$995,000--$870,000
Total$3,432,300$375,000$75,000$70,000$3,827,100$3,827,100
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bills2016$1,666$5,000
Bills2017$3,334$0
Total$5,000$5,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
Special
20171624.9%
20181630.6%
2019126.1%

Financial Reports

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