Carolina Panthers

Top Executive: Scott Fitterer, General Manager (since 2021)

Total Cap Liabilities: $200,923,032
  • Top 51: $145,815,352
  • Team Cap Space: $10,276,211
  • Offense: $82,467,190
  • Defense: $63,239,928
  • Special: $2,900,000

Contracted Players (51 total)

PlayerBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
RegularPer Game
Teddy Bridgewater$8,000,000$5,000,000$0$750,000$250,000$0$8,000,000$14,000,000
Russell Okung$13,000,000$0$500,000$0$0$0$0$13,187,500
Matt Paradis$5,500,000$1,800,000$0$1,000,000$500,000$0$2,000,000$8,800,000
Robby Anderson$4,000,000$4,000,000$0$0$0$0$2,000,000$8,000,000
Christian McCaffrey$825,000$6,969,782$0$0$0$0$825,000$7,794,782
Shaq Thompson$4,000,000$3,200,000$0$0$0$0$4,000,000$7,200,000
Derrick Brown$610,000$3,684,801$0$0$0$0$610,000$4,294,801
Tre Boston$1,160,000$2,666,666$0$250,000$50,000$0$0$4,126,666
John Miller$1,790,000$2,000,000$0$160,000$50,000$0$0$3,970,000
Brian Burns$1,110,463$1,966,851$0$0$0$0$1,110,463$3,077,314
D.J. Moore$1,495,574$1,551,148$0$0$0$0$1,495,574$3,046,722
Mike Davis$2,950,000$0$0$0$50,000$0$0$3,000,000
Juston Burris$910,000$1,050,000$0$490,000$600,000$0$0$2,988,750
Tahir Whitehead$1,050,000$1,450,000$0$0$0$0$0$2,500,000
Tyler Larsen$1,300,000$466,668$0$300,000$50,000$0$0$2,116,668
Curtis Samuel$1,220,044$708,393$0$0$125,000$0$0$2,053,437
Michael Schofield$1,000,000$500,000$0$0$0$0$0$1,500,000
Yetur Gross-Matos$610,000$880,696$0$0$0$0$610,000$1,490,696
Chris Reed$1,375,000$0$0$0$50,000$0$0$1,425,000
Zach Kerr$910,000$250,000$0$200,000$57,500$0$0$1,367,500
Taylor Moton$1,032,021$291,027$0$0$0$0$0$1,323,048
Donte Jackson$917,502$395,005$0$0$0$0$0$1,312,507
Chris Manhertz$910,000$160,000$0$160,000$70,000$0$0$1,290,000
Pharoh Cooper$910,000$300,000$0$0$0$0$0$1,210,000
Jeffrey Jansen$1,050,000$140,000$0$0$0$0$0$1,190,000
Jeremy Chinn$610,000$342,995$0$0$0$0$610,000$952,995
Ian Thomas$750,000$186,998$0$0$0$0$0$936,998
Will Grier$675,000$205,545$0$0$0$0$0$880,545
Marquis Haynes$750,000$113,089$0$0$0$0$0$863,089
Alex Armah$825,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$825,000
Rasul Douglas$825,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$825,000
Jermaine Carter, Jr.$750,000$68,344$0$0$0$0$0$818,344
Corn Elder$750,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$750,000
Trenton Cannon$750,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$750,000
Efe Obada$750,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$750,000
Brandon Zylstra$750,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$750,000
Julian Stanford$1,050,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$750,000
Phillip Walker$610,000$75,000$0$0$0$0$0$685,000
Bravvion Roy$610,000$48,493$0$0$0$0$0$658,493
Stantley Thomas-Oliver$610,000$25,793$0$0$0$0$0$635,793
Sam Franklin$610,000$5,000$0$0$0$0$75,000$615,000
Myles Hartsfield$610,000$1,666$0$0$0$0$20,000$611,666
Joseph Charlton$610,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$610,000
Adarius Taylor$910,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$608,824
Austin Larkin$675,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$476,471
Kenny Robinson$610,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$394,706
Rodney Smith$610,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$287,059
Natrell Jamerson$750,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$176,471
Woodrow Hamilton$750,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$176,471
Tommy Stevens$610,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$35,882
Matt Kaskey$610,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$35,882
Top 51 Cutoff

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Matt Kalil$9,800,000
Trai Turner$9,592,000
Eric Reid$5,000,000
Luke Kuechly$4,710,000
Greg Olsen$3,700,000
Dontari Poe$3,333,334
Cam Newton$2,000,000
Seth Roberts$1,926,471
Seth Roberts$1,823,529
Eli Apple$1,604,779
Graham Gano$1,587,500
Mario Addison$1,500,000
Eli Apple$1,176,471
Jarius Wright$666,668
Rashaan Gaulden$423,828
Sean Chandler$220,588
Natrell Jamerson$216,354
Colin Jones$200,000
Matt Kaskey$189,364
Woodrow Hamilton$176,471
Shareef Miller$158,824
Chris Orr$143,529
Chris Orr$138,964
Reggie Bonnafon$138,212
Seth DeValve$137,500
Sam Tecklenburg$107,647
Branden Bowen$103,333
TOTAL$52,315,914

Injured Reserve

NameCap Number
Kawann Short$19,464,000
Stephen Weatherly$4,550,000
Greg Little$1,736,119
Troy Pride, Jr.$804,371
Keith Kirkwood$800,000
Trenton Scott$750,000
Dennis Daley$677,548
Omar Bayless$400,000
Reggie Bonnafon$200,000
TOTAL$29,382,038

Non-Football Injury/Illness

NameCap Number
Michael Palardy$1,100,000
TOTAL$1,100,000

COVID-19 Opt Out

NameCap Number
Jordan Mack$0
Christian Miller$0
TOTAL$0
Total Cap Liabilities: $179,383,977
  • Top 51: $165,181,674
  • Team Cap Space: $5,506,705
  • Offense: $79,832,855
  • Defense: $85,585,573
  • Special: $4,810,000

Contracted Players (58 total)

PlayerBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
RegularPer Game
Kawann Short$12,500,000$6,339,000$0$1,500,000$500,000$0$0$20,839,000
Teddy Bridgewater$17,000,000$5,000,000$0$750,000$250,000$0$10,000,000$23,000,000
Matt Paradis$8,030,000$1,800,000$0$0$500,000$0$0$10,330,000
Robby Anderson$8,000,000$4,000,000$0$0$0$0$0$12,000,000
Christian McCaffrey$8,037,500$4,300,000$0$0$200,000$0$7,737,500$12,537,500
Shaq Thompson$10,180,000$3,200,000$0$500,000$300,000$0$0$14,180,000
Stephen Weatherly$4,400,000$2,000,000$1,250,000$100,000$200,000$0$0$7,950,000
Derrick Brown$1,683,700$3,684,801$0$0$0$0$1,683,700$5,368,501
Tre Boston$2,250,000$2,666,666$0$250,000$50,000$0$0$6,216,666
Brian Burns$1,725,926$1,966,851$0$0$0$0$1,725,926$3,692,777
D.J. Moore$2,003,361$1,551,148$0$0$0$0$1,702,856$3,554,509
Juston Burris$2,779,375$1,050,000$0$520,625$600,000$0$0$4,950,000
Greg Little$1,189,448$893,895$0$0$0$0$100,000$2,083,343
Yetur Gross-Matos$982,674$880,696$0$0$0$0$982,674$1,863,370
Zach Kerr$1,075,000$250,000$0$200,000$57,500$0$0$1,582,500
Donte Jackson$2,383,000$395,005$0$0$0$0$0$2,778,005
Michael Palardy$1,680,000$500,000$0$240,000$100,000$0$0$2,520,000
Jeremy Chinn$848,249$342,995$0$0$0$0$704,047$1,191,244
Ian Thomas$2,183,000$186,998$0$0$0$0$0$2,369,998
Will Grier$850,000$205,545$0$0$0$0$0$1,055,545
Marquis Haynes$920,000$113,089$0$0$0$0$0$1,033,089
Jermaine Carter, Jr.$920,000$68,344$0$0$0$0$0$988,344
Troy Pride, Jr.$780,000$194,371$0$0$0$0$0$974,371
Trenton Cannon$920,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$920,000
Phillip Walker$780,000$75,000$0$0$25,000$0$0$880,000
Dennis Daley$850,000$31,960$0$0$0$0$0$881,960
Bravvion Roy$780,000$48,493$0$0$0$0$0$828,493
Stantley Thomas-Oliver$780,000$25,793$0$0$0$0$0$805,793
Sam Franklin$780,000$5,000$0$0$0$0$0$785,000
Myles Hartsfield$780,000$1,666$0$0$0$0$0$781,666
Joseph Charlton$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Austin Larkin$850,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$850,000
Omar Bayless$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Kenny Robinson$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Rodney Smith$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Reggie Bonnafon$850,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$850,000
Natrell Jamerson$920,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$920,000
Woodrow Hamilton$920,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$920,000
Tommy Stevens$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Matt Kaskey$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Joey Slye$850,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$850,000
Mike Horton$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Colin Thompson$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Sean Chandler$920,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$920,000
Marken Michel$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Chris Orr$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Daniel Bituli$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Lirim Hajrullahu$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Sam Tecklenburg$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Amara Darboh$850,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$850,000
Clay Johnston$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Top 51 Cutoff
Aaron Monteiro$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Mike Panasiuk$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Giovanni Ricci$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Ishmael Hyman$660,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$660,000
Ventell Bryant$780,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$780,000
Jordan Mack$660,000$2,500$0$0$0$0$15,000$662,500
Christian Miller$780,000$184,254$0$0$0$0$0$964,254

Dead Money

NameCap Number
Luke Kuechly$7,130,000
Graham Gano$1,537,500
Kenny Robinson$249,150
Jordan Scarlett$155,300
TOTAL$9,155,549
Total Cap Liabilities: $97,481,205
  • Top 51: $97,481,205
  • Team Cap Space: $130,018,795
  • Offense: $47,978,480
  • Defense: $48,607,725
  • Special: $895,000

Contracted Players (22 total)

PlayerBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
RegularPer Game
Kawann Short$0$2,339,000$0$0$0$0$0$4,678,000
Teddy Bridgewater$20,000,000$5,000,000$0$750,000$250,000$0$0$26,000,000
Matt Paradis$0$1,800,000$0$0$0$0$0$3,600,000
Christian McCaffrey$8,400,000$4,300,000$0$0$200,000$0$0$12,900,000
Shaq Thompson$11,200,000$3,200,000$0$500,000$300,000$0$0$15,200,000
Derrick Brown$1,257,400$3,684,801$1,500,000$0$0$0$2,757,400$6,442,201
Tre Boston$3,690,000$2,666,668$0$250,000$50,000$0$0$7,656,668
Brian Burns$2,341,389$1,966,851$0$0$0$0$2,341,389$4,308,240
Greg Little$1,536,672$893,895$0$0$0$0$0$2,430,567
Yetur Gross-Matos$1,255,348$880,696$0$0$100,000$0$100,000$2,236,044
Jeremy Chinn$1,011,498$342,995$0$0$75,000$0$0$1,429,493
Will Grier$1,020,408$205,545$0$0$0$0$0$1,225,953
Troy Pride, Jr.$895,000$194,371$0$0$0$0$0$1,089,371
Dennis Daley$965,000$31,960$0$0$0$0$0$996,960
Bravvion Roy$895,000$48,493$0$0$0$0$0$943,493
Stantley Thomas-Oliver$895,000$25,793$0$0$0$0$0$920,793
Sam Franklin$895,000$5,000$0$0$0$0$0$900,000
Myles Hartsfield$895,000$1,668$0$0$0$0$0$896,668
Joseph Charlton$895,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$895,000
Omar Bayless$825,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$825,000
Jordan Mack$825,000$2,500$0$0$0$0$0$827,500
Christian Miller$895,000$184,254$0$0$0$0$0$1,079,254
Total Cap Liabilities: $49,887,772
  • Top 51: $49,887,772
  • Team Cap Space: $191,112,228
  • Offense: $16,300,000
  • Defense: $33,587,772
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players (12 total)

PlayerBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
RegularPer Game
Kawann Short$0$2,339,000$0$0$0$0$0$0
Matt Paradis$0$1,800,000$0$0$0$0$0$0
Christian McCaffrey$11,800,000$4,300,000$0$0$200,000$0$0$16,300,000
Shaq Thompson$12,360,000$3,200,000$0$500,000$300,000$0$0$16,360,000
Derrick Brown$2,331,100$3,684,801$1,500,000$0$0$0$3,831,100$7,515,901
Yetur Gross-Matos$1,628,022$880,696$0$0$100,000$0$0$2,608,718
Jeremy Chinn$1,249,747$342,995$0$0$75,000$0$0$1,667,742
Troy Pride, Jr.$1,010,000$194,371$0$0$0$0$0$1,204,371
Bravvion Roy$1,010,000$48,493$0$0$0$0$0$1,058,493
Stantley Thomas-Oliver$1,010,000$25,793$0$0$0$0$0$1,035,793
Jordan Mack$940,000$2,500$0$0$0$0$0$942,500
Christian Miller$1,010,000$184,254$0$0$0$0$0$1,194,254
Total Cap Liabilities: $16,300,000
  • Top 51: $16,300,000
  • Team Cap Space: $239,700,000
  • Offense: $16,300,000
  • Defense: $0
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players (1 total)

PlayerBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
RegularPer Game
Christian McCaffrey$11,800,000$4,300,000$0$0$200,000$0$0$16,300,000
Total Cap Liabilities: $12,200,000
  • Top 51: $12,200,000
  • Team Cap Space: $0
  • Offense: $12,200,000
  • Defense: $0
  • Special: $0

Contracted Players (1 total)

PlayerBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Dead Money & Cap Savings
RegularPer Game
Christian McCaffrey$12,000,000$0$0$0$200,000$0$0$12,200,000