Rodger Saffold

Left Guard

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $7,951,767
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.43%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $6,875,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 3.20%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.86
  • Total Contract Value: $31,722,233
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,344,447
  • Position Ranking: 2/22 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $11,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 332
  • College: Indiana
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 2, #33 overall (Rams)
  • Year Signed: 2014
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The St. Louis Rams signed G Rodger Saffold on March 14, 2014 to a five year contract worth $31,722,233. The contract contains $11 million in fully guaranteed salary. Saffold will receive a $5 million signing bonus and has a fully guaranteed base salary in 2014 and a protected $3 million roster bonus in 2015. If he is on the roster the 3rd day of the 2015 League Year his base salary will become fully guaranteed. His 2016 base salary can also become fully guaranteed if on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2016 season. From 2016 through 2018 Saffold can earn up tp $500,000 in gameday active roster bonuses. If he is on the Rams roster on the 3rd day of the 2018 League Year he will earn a $1 million roster bonus. Saffold can earn yearly playtime incentives of nearly $77,000 and escalators of $1.125 million. If Saffold is selected to a Pro Bowl or is named 1st team All NFL he has the right to void the final two seasons of the contract.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201426$3,000,000 $3,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$4,000,0003.0%
201527$4,250,000 $7,000,000$1,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$8,250,0005.8%
201628$4,500,000 $4,500,000$1,000,000$500,000$0$0$5,781,2503.7%
201729$4,847,233$1,000,000$500,000$0$0$6,315,9833.8%
201830$5,375,000 $1,000,000$1,000,000$1,500,000$0$0$7,951,7674.5%
Total$21,972,233$5,000,000$5,500,000$0$0$32,299,000
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Career Earnings: $30,517,233
Career APY: $3,814,654
Potential Earnings: $37,392,233
Total Guarantees: $11,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $8,000,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $8,250,000 (2015)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Rams20104$6,173,000$1,543,250$4,920,00079.7%$1,230,000
RamsUFAActive20145$31,722,233$6,344,447$25,597,23380.7%$6,399,308
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Rams8$30,517,233$3,814,654$30,520,2330.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2010Rams$320,000$580,000$0$0$1,253,000$2,153,000--$2,640,000
2011Rams$450,000$580,000$200,000$0$0$1,230,0001.0%$650,000
2012Rams$540,000$580,000$210,000$0$0$1,330,0001.1%$750,000
2013Rams$655,000$580,000$225,000$0$0$1,460,0001.2%$880,000
2014Rams$3,000,000 $3,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$4,000,0003.0%$8,000,000
2015Rams$4,250,000 $7,000,000$1,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$8,250,0005.8%$7,250,000
2016Rams$4,500,000 $4,500,000$1,000,000$500,000$0$0$5,781,2503.7%$5,000,000
2017Rams$4,847,233$1,000,000$500,000$0$0$6,315,9833.8%$5,347,233
2018Rams$5,375,000 $1,000,000$1,000,000$1,500,000$0$0$7,951,7674.5%$6,875,000
Total$23,937,233$7,320,000$6,135,000$0$1,253,000$38,472,000 $37,392,233

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
201156.1%0.0%
20121057.5%5.5%
20131254.0%8.7%
20141691.6%9.3%
2015524.1%3.0%
20161591.2%9.3%
20171591.5%17.8%
20182100.0%22.4%

Financial Reports

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