Shaq Thompson

Inside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $10,452,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 5.43%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $23,252,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 12.95%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.22
  • Total Contract Value: $54,160,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $13,540,000
  • Position Ranking: 5/156 at ILB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $16,000,000
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 228
  • College: Washington
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 1, #25 overall (Panthers)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (Extension)
  • Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $6,565,000

Contract Notes

Shaq Thompson signed a 4 year, $54.16 million contract extension with the Panthers on December 7, 2019. Thompson's contract has $27.98 million in guarantees including a $16 million signing bonus. In the final three years of the contract there are $500,000 in per game roster bonuses. Another $3 million in incentives are available.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201925$7,252,000$3,200,000$0$0$7,252,000$10,452,0005.6%
2020 📝
March 17: Base salary becomes guaranteed
26$4,000,000$3,200,000$0$0$0$7,200,0003.6%
2021 📝
March 17: Base salary becomes guaranteed
27$10,180,000$3,200,000$500,000$300,000$0$14,180,000--
202228$11,200,000$3,200,000$500,000$300,000$0$15,200,000--
202329$12,360,000$3,200,000$500,000$300,000$0$16,360,000--
Total$44,992,000$16,000,000$1,500,000$900,000$7,252,000$63,392,000
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Career Earnings: $32,060,726
Career APY: $6,412,145
Potential Earnings: $72,200,726
Total Guarantees: $23,172,535
Largest Cash Payment: $23,252,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $16,360,000 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PanthersDraftedRenegotiated20154$8,808,726$2,202,181$7,172,535$8,808,726100.0%$2,202,182
PanthersExtensionActive20194$54,160,000$13,540,000$16,000,000$23,252,00042.9%$23,252,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Panthers5$32,060,726$6,412,145$19,260,7260.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Panthers$435,000$1,166,586$0$0$0$435,000$1,601,5861.1%$5,101,344
2016Panthers$835,397$1,166,586$0$0$0$835,397$2,001,9831.3%$835,397
2017Panthers$1,235,794$1,166,586$0$0$0$1,235,794$2,402,3801.4%$1,235,794
2018Panthers$936,000$1,166,586$700,191$0$0$0$2,802,7771.6%$1,636,191
2019Panthers$7,252,000$3,200,000$0$0$0$7,252,000$10,452,0005.6%$23,252,000
2020Panthers$4,000,000$3,200,000$0$0$0$0$7,200,0003.6%$4,000,000
2021Panthers$10,180,000$3,200,000$0$500,000$300,000$0$14,180,000--$10,980,000
2022Panthers$11,200,000$3,200,000$0$500,000$300,000$0$15,200,000--$12,000,000
2023Panthers$12,360,000$3,200,000$0$500,000$300,000$0$16,360,000--$13,160,000
Total$48,434,191$20,666,344$700,191$1,500,000$900,000$9,758,191$72,200,726$72,200,726

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
201514----33.1%34.9%321810322000000
201614----49.9%30.8%3917004251120291
201714----64.3%26.6%3718215661001000
201814----59.9%44.7%51293.523461001000
2019141087.3%20.2%75343181143000000