Rodger Saffold

Left Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $0
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.00%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $0
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.00%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0
  • Total Contract Value: $31,722,233
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,344,447
  • Position Ranking: 2/7 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $11,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 332
  • College: Indiana
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 26 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,000,000 3.0%
2015 27 $4,250,000 $7,000,000 $1,000,000 $3,000,000 $0 $0 $8,250,000 5.8%
2016 28 $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $5,781,250 3.7%
2017 29 $4,847,233 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $6,315,983 3.8%
2018 30 $5,375,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $7,951,767 4.5%
Total $21,972,233 $5,000,000 $5,500,000 $0 $0 $32,299,000
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Career Earnings: $37,392,233
Career APY: $4,154,693
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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Rams 2010 4 $6,173,000 $1,543,250 $0 $4,920,000 79.7% $1,230,000
Rams UFA Active 2014 5 $31,722,233 $6,344,447 $11,000,000 $32,472,233 102.4% $6,494,447
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Rams 9 $37,392,233 $4,154,693 $38,472,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2010 Rams $320,000 $580,000 $0 $0 $1,253,000 $2,153,000 -- $2,640,000
2011 Rams $450,000 $580,000 $200,000 $0 $0 $1,230,000 1.0% $650,000
2012 Rams $540,000 $580,000 $210,000 $0 $0 $1,330,000 1.1% $750,000
2013 Rams $655,000 $580,000 $225,000 $0 $0 $1,460,000 1.2% $880,000
2014 Rams $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $4,000,000 3.0% $8,000,000
2015 Rams $4,250,000 $7,000,000 $1,000,000 $3,000,000 $0 $0 $8,250,000 5.8% $7,250,000
2016 Rams $4,500,000 $4,500,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $5,781,250 3.7% $5,000,000
2017 Rams $4,847,233 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $6,315,983 3.8% $5,347,233
2018 Rams $5,375,000 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $7,951,767 4.5% $6,875,000
Total $23,937,233 $7,320,000 $6,135,000 $0 $1,253,000 $38,472,000   $37,392,233

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps
Offense Special
2011 56.1% 0.0%
2012 10 57.5% 5.5%
2013 12 54.0% 8.7%
2014 16 91.6% 9.3%
2015 5 24.1% 3.0%
2016 15 91.2% 9.3%
2017 15 91.5% 17.8%
2018 16 97.1% 17.0%

Financial Reports

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