Matt Cassel

Quarterback Age: 33 Exp: 10 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#230 overall), 2005 College: Southern California
  • Current Contract

    Matt Cassel signed a 2 year, $10,500,000 contract with the Minnesota Vikings, including $5,650,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $5,250,000. In 2015, Cassel will earn a base salary of $4,150,000, a roster bonus of $500,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000. Cassel has a cap hit of $4,750,000 while his dead money value is $500,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $10,500,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $5,250,000
    Guaranteed $5,650,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2014 Contract details by year $2,650,000 $3,000,000 $100,000 $5,750,000 $5,750,000
    2015 Contract details by year $4,150,000 $500,000 $100,000 $4,750,000 $500,000
    2016 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 2014 Roster Bonus: $3 million (3/17)
    • 2015 Roster Bonus: $500,000 (3/17)
    • Workout Bonus: $100,000
    • Incentives: $1.25M

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2014

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $63,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $10,500,000
    Guaranteed $28,000,000
    Free Agent: 2015 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2009 $5,000,000 $200,000 $10,000,000 - - $15,200,000 -
    2010 $11,750,000 $200,000 - - $250,000 $12,200,000 -
    2011 $12,250,000 $200,000 - $1,875,000 $250,000 $14,575,000 -
    2012 $5,250,000 $200,000 - $1,875,000 $250,000 $7,575,000 -
    2013 $7,500,000 $200,000 - $1,875,000 $250,000 $9,825,000 $3,950,000
    2014 $9,000,000 - - $1,875,000 $250,000 $11,125,000 -
    2015 Free agent year UFA  
    • $28 million guaranteed
    • 2009 Roster Bonus: $10 million
    • 2009 Option Bonus: $1 million
    • 2010-14 Workout Bonus: $250,000
    • 2011 Option Bonus: $7.5 million
    • $40.5 million in the first three seasons.
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $230,000 $54,000 - - - - - $284,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $350,000 - - - - - - $350,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $435,000 - - - - - - $435,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $520,000 - - - - - - $520,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 $1,000,000 $10,000,000 - - - - $16,000,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings - - - $250,000 - - - $250,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings - - - $250,000 - $7,500,000 - $7,750,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings - - - $250,000 - - - $250,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,650,000 - $2,000,000 $50,000 - - - $3,700,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,650,000 - $3,000,000 $100,000 - - - $5,750,000
    Est. Earnings (10 seasons) $10,835,000 $1,054,000 $15,000,000 $900,000 - $7,500,000 - $35,289,000
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