Teddy Bridgewater

Quarterback

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $14,000,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 6.72%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $24,000,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 14.37%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.71
  • Total Contract Value: $63,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $21,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 20/105 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $33,000,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 214
  • College: Louisville
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 1, #32 overall (Vikings)
  • Year Signed: 2020 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $4,484,000

Contract Notes

Teddy Bridgewater signed a three year, $63 million contract with the Panthers. Bridgewater received $33 million guaranteed including a $15 million signing bonus. There are yearly per game bonuses of $750,000.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202028$8,000,000$5,000,000$750,000$250,000$8,000,000$14,000,0007.1%
202129$17,000,000$5,000,000$750,000$250,000$10,000,000$23,000,00010.7%
202230$20,000,000$5,000,000$750,000$250,000$0$26,000,00011.4%
Total$45,000,000$15,000,000$2,250,000$750,000$18,000,000$63,000,000
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Career Earnings: $20,099,502
Career APY: $3,349,917
Potential Earnings: $82,099,502
Total Guarantees: $46,745,479
Largest Cash Payment: $24,000,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Hit: $26,000,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
VikingsDraftedExpired20144$6,849,502$1,712,376$5,495,479$6,849,502100.0%$1,712,376
JetsUFATraded20181$6,000,000$6,000,000$500,000$1,000,00016.7%$0
SaintsUFAExpired20181$6,000,000$6,000,000$500,000$5,000,00083.3%$5,000,000
SaintsUFAExpired20191$7,250,000$7,250,000$7,250,000$7,250,000100.0%$7,250,000
PanthersUFAActive20203$63,000,000$21,000,000$33,000,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Vikings4$6,849,502$1,712,376$6,849,5020.0%$00.0%
Jets0$1,000,000$0$00.0%$1,000,0000.0%
Saints2$12,250,000$6,125,000$5,540,0000.0%$6,710,0000.0%
Panthers0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Vikings$420,000$825,364$0$0$420,000$1,245,3640.9%$3,721,456
2015Vikings$731,341$825,364$0$0$731,341$1,556,7051.1%$731,341
2016Vikings$1,042,682$825,364$0$0$1,042,682$1,868,0461.2%$1,042,682
2017Vikings$1,354,023$825,364$0$0$0$2,179,3871.3%$1,354,023
2018Saints$935,000$1,355,000$0$0$0$2,290,0001.3%$5,000,000
2019Saints$1,250,000$2,000,000$0$0$1,250,000$3,250,0001.7%$7,250,000
2020Panthers$8,000,000$5,000,000$750,000$250,000$8,000,000$14,000,0007.1%$24,000,000
2021Panthers$17,000,000$5,000,000$750,000$250,000$10,000,000$23,000,00010.7%$18,000,000
2022Panthers$20,000,000$5,000,000$750,000$250,000$0$26,000,00011.4%$21,000,000
Total$50,733,046$21,656,456$2,250,000$750,000$21,444,023$75,389,502$82,099,502
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Jets2018$1,000,000$1,000,000
Saints2019$2,710,000$0
Saints2020$4,000,000$0
Total$7,710,000$1,000,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2014131077.5%0.0%259/40264.4%291914123985.2472094.4130
2015160097.3%0.0%292/44765.3%32311494488.7441924.4383
20171800.8%0.0%0/20%0010-206.33-3-1.0000
20185006.8%0.0%14/2360.9%11811270.61150.5000
201990037.7%0.0%133/19667.9%1384921299.128311.1010

Valuation Diamond

The diamond is a scatterplot graph that visualizes the relation of the player's APY (in green) and performance (in blue, as measured by OTC's Valuations) to the rest of the league at his position. To understand how to read the diamond, read this explainer.

OTC ValuationAPY
Regular$4,484,000$21,000,000
Injury Adjusted$4,484,000$21,000,000
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OTC Valuation $4.9M $9.7M $14.6M $19.5M $24.4M APY $5.8M $11.7M $17.5M $23.3M $29.2M $20,316,000 $25,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

The chart below illustrates the trend of the player's weekly OTC Valuations (in blue) from the most recent season, using APY (in green) and, if applicable, cash that is due to the player in the next season (in red) as benchmarks. Weeks not plotted indicate that the player was inactive or on a bye.

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