Sam Baker

  • Date of Birth: May 30, 1985
  • Height: 6′ 5″
  • Weight: 301
  • College: USC
  • Entry: 2008 Draft, Round 1, #21 overall (Falcons)

Contract History

Career Earnings: $28,912,500
Years: 7
Career APY: $4,130,357
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYearsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Falcons06$41,100,000$6,850,000$21,662,50052.7%$3,610,417
FalconsVeteran20141$6,050,000$6,050,000$7,250,000119.8%$7,250,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons7$28,912,500$4,130,357$20,800,00069.3%$9,200,00030.7%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
% Of Cap
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2008Falcons$295,000$0$960,000$0$0$1,255,0001.1%
2009Falcons$385,000$1,198,125$0$0$1,087,500$2,670,6252.2%
2010Falcons$698,750$1,198,125$0$0$0$1,896,875
2011Falcons$1,012,500$1,169,375$0$0$0$2,181,8751.8%
2012Falcons$2,576,250$1,169,375$0$0$0$3,745,6253.1%
2013Falcons$1,000,000 $1,000,000$2,000,000$0$0$0$3,000,0002.4%
2014Falcons$3,250,000 $3,250,000$2,800,000$0$0$0$6,050,0004.5%
Total$9,217,500$9,535,000$960,000$0$1,087,500$20,800,000 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Falcons2015$2,800,000$0
Falcons2016$6,400,000$0
Total$9,200,000$0