Embed This Cam Newton

Quarterback Age: 27 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#1 overall), 2011 College: Auburn Agent(s): Bus Cook, Chitta Mallik (Bus Cook Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Cam Newton signed a 5 year, $103,800,000 contract with the Carolina Panthers, including a $22,500,000 signing bonus, $60,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $20,760,000. In 2016, Newton will earn a base salary of $13,000,000 and a signing bonus of $7,000,000. Newton has a cap hit of $19,500,000 while his dead money value is $31,000,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $103,800,000
    Signing Bonus $22,500,000
    Average Salary $20,760,000
    Guaranteed $60,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year 25 $1,000,000 $4,500,000 $7,500,000 - - $13,000,000 $41,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 26 $13,000,000 $4,500,000 - $2,000,000 - $19,500,000 $31,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 27 $13,166,666 $4,500,000 - $2,000,000 $500,000 $20,166,666 $13,500,000
    2018 Contract details by year 28 $14,500,000 $4,500,000 - $2,000,000 $500,000 $21,500,000 $9,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $16,200,000 $4,500,000 - $2,000,000 $500,000 $23,200,000 $4,500,000
    2020 Contract details by year 30 $18,600,000 - - $2,000,000 $500,000 $21,100,000 $2,000,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $41M initially fully guaranteed (signing bonus, 2015 salary, 2015 roster bonus, 2016 option bonus)
    • 2015 Roster Bonus $7.5M (paid 6/6/15)
    • 2016 salary fully guarantees on 3/11/2016
    • 2016 salary de-escalates $500,000 if Newton doesn't attend full workouts
    • 2016: Panthers have the option to offer a $10M supersede signing bonus or a $10M Option Bonus (option exercised)
    • $6M of 2017 salary fully guarantees on 3/11/2017
    • 2017-20 Workout Bonus: $500,000

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2015Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $22,025,498
    Signing Bonus $14,518,544
    Average Salary $5,506,375
    Guaranteed $22,025,498
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 21 $375,000 $3,629,636 - $4,004,636 $22,025,498
    2012 22 $1,376,159 $3,629,636 - $5,005,795 $18,020,998
    2013 23 $2,377,318 $3,629,636 - $6,006,954 $13,015,067
    2014 24 $3,378,477 $3,629,636 - $7,008,113 $7,008,113
    2015 25 $14,666,666 - - $14,666,666 $14,666,666
    2016 Free agent year 26 UFA  
    • Fully guaranteed
    • Signing Bonus: $14,518,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $14,518,544 - - - - - $14,893,544
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,376,159 - - - - - - $1,376,159
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,377,318 - - - - - - $2,377,318
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $3,378,477 - - - - - - $3,378,477
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $15,500,000 $7,500,000 - - - - $24,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 $7,000,000 - - - - - $20,000,000
    6 seasons $21,506,954 $37,018,544 $7,500,000 - - - - $66,025,498
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $13,166,666 - - $500,000 - $10,000,000 - $23,666,666
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $14,500,000 - - $500,000 - - - $15,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $16,200,000 - - $500,000 - - - $16,700,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $18,600,000 - - $500,000 - - - $19,100,000
    $83,973,620 $37,018,544 $7,500,000 $2,000,000 - $10,000,000 - $140,492,164
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 10/07/2016, $9,115

      Taunting against Atlanta (ATL)


    • Player contract details by year 11/20/2015, $8,681

      Excessive facemask against Jurell Casey (TEN)


    • Player contract details by year 09/24/2013, $10,000

      Violating the league's uniform policy; has been wearing clips on his helmet that are made by Under Armour


    • Player contract details by year 12/27/2012, $21,000

      for making contact with an official against Oakland


    • Player contract details by year 12/27/2012, $10,000

      for kicking Raiders DT Tommy Kelly


    • TOTAL: $58,796

  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Cam Newton ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($19,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #8
    Carolina Panthers: #1
    Quarterback: #8

    Total Cash ($20,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #12
    Quarterback: #7

    Average Annual ($20,760,000) Rank
    NFL: #10
    Quarterback: #10
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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Cmp Pass TD Pass INT Pass Rating Rush Att Rush Yds Rush TD Fum Prod Pts
    2016 15 15 14 1022 510 270 52.9 3509 13 19 14 75.85 90 359 5 2 254.26
    2015 16 16 16 1077 495 296 59.8 3837 13 35 10 99.36 132 636 10 5 389.08
    2014 14 14 14 927 448 262 58.5 3127 11.9 18 12 82.13 103 539 5 9 248.98
    2013 16 16 16 1014 473 292 61.7 3379 11.6 24 13 88.76 111 585 6 3 297.66
    2012 16 16 16 1021 485 280 57.7 3869 13.8 19 12 86.18 127 741 8 10 323.46
    2011 16 16 16 0 517 310 60 4051 13.1 21 17 84.54 125 709 14 5 369.64
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

    • QB Rank: #10

    Comparable Players

    The first step in evaluating is to identify players of the same position, with similar playing time/opportunity, who signed a contract around Newton's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Cam Newton's Calculated Market Value

    After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

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