Stephen Nicholas

Outside Linebacker Age: 31 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 4 (#109 overall), 2007 College: South Florida
Player Status: Inactive
  • Current Contract

    Stephen Nicholas signed a 5 year / $17,500,000 contract with the Atlanta Falcons, including a $5,000,000 signing bonus, $6,000,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $3,500,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $17,500,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $3,500,000
    Guaranteed $6,000,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2011 Contract details by year $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $6,000,000
    2012 Contract details by year $1,500,000 $1,000,000 $2,500,000 $4,000,000
    2013 Contract details by year $2,500,000 $1,000,000 $3,500,000 $3,000,000
    2014 Contract details by year $3,000,000 $1,000,000 $4,000,000 $2,000,000
    2015 Contract details by year $4,500,000 $1,000,000 $5,500,000 $1,000,000
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Signing Bonus: $5 million
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2014-2014 Dead Money

    Year   Base Salary Dead Cap Hit
    2014 Player contract details by year $2,000,000 $2,000,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $467,500 - - - - $752,500
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $370,000 - - - - - $370,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $460,000 - - - - - $460,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $550,000 - - - - - $550,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $5,000,000 - - - - $6,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,500,000 - - - - - $1,500,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 - - - - - $2,500,000
    Est. Earnings (7 seasons) $6,665,000 $5,467,500 - - - - $12,132,500