Shaq Thompson

4-3 Outside Linebacker

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,802,777
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.53%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $1,636,191
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 0.92%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.58
  • Total Contract Value: $8,808,726
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,202,181
  • Position Ranking: 2/28 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,172,535
  • Age: 24
  • Height: 6' 0"
  • Weight: 228
  • College: Washington
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 1, #25 overall (Panthers)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Shaq Thompson signed a 4 year contract with the Panthers on May 8, 2015 worth $8,808,725. Thompson received a $4,666,344 signing bonus and $7.17 million in guarantees. Carolina holds a fifth year option on the contract. The Panthers picked up the option for 2019. The option is worth $9.232 million and is guaranteed for injury. If he is on the roster on the first day of the 2019 league year his salary will become fully guaranteed.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 21 $435,000 $435,000 $1,166,586 $0 $0 $0 $1,601,586 1.1%
2016 22 $835,397 $835,397 $1,166,586 $0 $0 $0 $2,001,983 1.3%
2017 23 $1,235,794 $1,235,794 $1,166,586 $0 $0 $0 $2,402,380 1.4%
2018 24 $936,000 $1,166,586 $700,191 $0 $0 $2,802,777 1.6%
2019 25 $9,232,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $9,232,000 4.9%
Total $12,674,191 $4,666,344 $700,191 $0 $0 $18,040,726
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Career Earnings: $8,808,726
Career APY: $2,202,182
Potential Earnings: $18,040,726
Total Guarantees: $7,172,535
Largest Cash Payment: $9,232,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $9,232,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Panthers Drafted Active 2015 4 $8,808,726 $2,202,181 $7,172,535 $8,808,726 100.0% $2,202,182
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Panthers 4 $8,808,726 $2,202,182 $8,808,726 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 Panthers $435,000 $435,000 $1,166,586 $0 $0 $0 $1,601,586 1.1% $5,101,344
2016 Panthers $835,397 $835,397 $1,166,586 $0 $0 $0 $2,001,983 1.3% $835,397
2017 Panthers $1,235,794 $1,235,794 $1,166,586 $0 $0 $0 $2,402,380 1.4% $1,235,794
2018 Panthers $936,000 $1,166,586 $700,191 $0 $0 $2,802,777 1.6% $1,636,191
2019 Panthers $9,232,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $9,232,000 4.9% $9,232,000
Total $12,674,191 $4,666,344 $700,191 $0 $0 $18,040,726   $18,040,726

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2015 14 33.1% 34.9%321810322000000
2016 14 49.9% 30.8%3917004251120291
2017 14 64.3% 26.6%3718215661001000
2018 14 59.9% 44.7%51293.523461001000

Financial Reports

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