Troy Niklas

Career Earnings: $4,273,298
Career APY: $1,068,325
Total Guarantees: $2,023,913
Largest Cash Payment: $1,666,036 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $1,280,140 (2017)
  • Date of Birth: September 18, 1992
  • Height: 6' 6"
  • Weight: 270
  • College: Notre Dame
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 2, #52 overall (Cardinals)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Cardinals Drafted Expired 2014 4 $4,023,298 $1,005,825 $1,848,913 $4,023,298 100.0% $1,005,825
Patriots UFA Terminated 2018 1 $940,000 $940,000 $175,000 $250,000 26.6% $0
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Cardinals 4 $4,023,298 $1,005,825 $4,023,298 0.0% $0 0.0%
Patriots 0 $250,000 $0 $0 0.0% $250,000 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Cardinals $420,000 $311,509 $0 $0 $0 $731,509 0.6% $1,666,036
2015 Cardinals $602,877 $602,877 $311,509 $0 $0 $0 $914,386 0.6% $602,877
2016 Cardinals $785,754 $311,509 $0 $0 $0 $1,097,263 0.7% $785,754
2017 Cardinals $968,631 $311,509 $0 $0 $0 $1,280,140 0.8% $968,631
Total $2,777,262 $1,246,036 $0 $0 $0 $4,023,298   $4,023,298
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Patriots 2018 $250,000 $250,000
Total$250,000$250,000