Cam Newton

Quarterback Age: 26 Exp: 4 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 2015, Newton will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, a signing bonus of $22,500,000 and a roster bonus of $7,500,000. Newton has a cap hit of $13,000,000 while his dead money value is $41,000,000.

    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 26 $1,000,000 $4,500,000 $7,500,000 - - $13,000,000 $41,000,000
    2016 Contract details by year 27 $13,000,000 $4,500,000 - $2,000,000 - $19,500,000 $18,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $13,666,666 $4,500,000 - $2,000,000 - $20,166,666 $13,500,000
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $14,500,000 $4,500,000 $500,000 $2,000,000 - $21,500,000 $9,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 30 $16,200,000 $4,500,000 $500,000 $2,000,000 - $23,200,000 $4,500,000
    2020 Contract details by year 31 $18,600,000 - $500,000 $2,000,000 - $21,100,000 $2,000,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 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 the 3rd league day of 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
    • 2017: If the option bonus is exercised, $6M of 2017 salary fully guarantees on 3rd league day of 2017
    • 2017: If the option bonus is declined, $13.16M 2017 salary fully guarantees on 3rd league day of 2017

    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 22 $375,000 $3,629,636 - $4,004,636 $22,025,498
    2012 23 $1,376,159 $3,629,636 - $5,005,795 $18,020,998
    2013 24 $2,377,318 $3,629,636 - $6,006,954 $13,015,067
    2014 25 $3,378,477 $3,629,636 - $7,008,113 $7,008,113
    2015 26 $14,666,666 - - $14,666,666 $14,666,666
    2016 Free agent year 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
    4 seasons $7,506,954 $14,518,544 - - - - - $22,025,498
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $22,500,000 $7,500,000 - - - - $31,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $13,000,000 - - - - $10,000,000 - $23,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $13,666,666 - - - - - - $13,666,666
    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
    $84,473,620 $37,018,544 $9,000,000 - - $10,000,000 - $140,492,164
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    09/24/2013 Player contract details by year On Field Commercial Logo Violation $10,000 Violating the league's uniform policy; has been wearing clips on his helmet that are made by Under Armour
    12/27/2012 Player contract details by year Physical Contact with Official $21,000 for making contact with an official against Oakland
    12/27/2012 Player contract details by year Striking/Kicking/Kneeing $10,000 for kicking Raiders DT Tommy Kelly
    - $41,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

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

     

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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Cam Newton's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Previous Rating: 6.37
    • Cap Hit: $7,008,113
    • Free Agent: 2021

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 248.98
    • Points/Game: 17.78
    • Points/Snap: 0.27


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Cmp Pass TD Pass INT Rush Att Rush Yds Fum Prod Pts
    2014 14 14 927 448 262 58.5 3127 11.9 18 12 103 539 9 248.98
    2013 16 16 1014 473 292 61.7 3379 11.6 24 13 111 585 3 297.66
    2012 16 16 1021 485 280 57.7 3869 13.8 19 12 127 741 10 323.46
    2011 16 16 517 310 60 4051 13.1 21 17 125 709 5 369.64