Patrick Peterson

Cornerback Age: 24 Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#5 overall), 2011 College: Louisiana State Agent(s): Patrick Lawlor (Galaxy Sports Advisors)
  • Current Contract

    Patrick Peterson signed a 5 year / $70,050,000 contract with the Arizona Cardinals, including a $15,361,000 signing bonus, $47,368,114 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $14,010,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $70,050,000
    Signing Bonus $15,361,000
    Average Salary $14,010,000
    Guaranteed $47,368,114
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year $888,114 $6,049,018 - - $6,937,132 $19,224,932
    2015 Contract details by year $11,619,000 $3,072,200 - $100,000 $14,791,200 $12,288,800
    2016 Contract details by year $9,750,000 $3,072,200 - $250,000 $13,072,200 $9,216,600
    2017 Contract details by year $9,750,000 $3,072,200 - $250,000 $13,072,200 $6,144,400
    2018 Contract details by year $11,000,000 $3,072,200 - $250,000 $14,322,200 $3,072,200
    2019 Contract details by year $11,000,000 - - $250,000 $11,250,000 -
    2020 Contract details by year $12,050,000 - $250,000 $250,000 $12,550,000 -
    2021 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $16.249M in initial guarantees (Signing Bonus + 2014 base)
    • $47.3M in total practical guarantees
    • 2015 salary fully guarantees on the 5th day of 2015 waiver period
    • 2016 salary fully guarantees on the 5th day of 2016 waiver period
    • 2017 salary fully guarantees on the 5th day of the 2017 waiver period
    • 2015 Workout Bonus: $100,000
    • 2016-2020 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    • 2020 Reporting Bonus: $250,000

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2015Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $18,429,500
    Signing Bonus $11,903,272
    Average Salary $4,607,375
    Guaranteed $18,429,500
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 $375,000 $2,975,818 $3,350,818 -
    2012 $1,212,705 $2,975,818 $4,188,523 -
    2013 $2,050,409 $2,975,818 $5,026,227 $10,890,159
    2014 $2,888,114 $2,975,818 $5,863,932 $5,863,932
    2015 $10,081,000 - $10,081,000 -
    Free agent year 2016 UFA  
    • Fully guaranteed
    • Signing Bonus: $11.9 million
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $11,903,272 - - - - $12,278,272
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,212,705 - - - - - $1,212,705
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,050,409 - - - - - $2,050,409
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $888,114 $15,361,000 - - - - $16,249,114
    Est. Earnings $4,526,228 $27,264,272 - - - - $31,790,500
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    10/07/2011 Player contract details by year Late Hit $5,000 for hitting Giants kicker Lawrence Tynes on a field-goal attempt
    - $5,000
  • 2014 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Patrick Peterson ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($6,937,132) Rank
    NFL: #0
    NFC: #0
    NFC West: #0
    Arizona Cardinals: #0
    Cornerback: #0

    Total Cash ($16,249,114) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Cornerback: #0

    Average Annual ($14,010,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Cornerback: #0