Matthew Stafford

Drafted:Round 1 (#1 overall), 2009
College:Georgia

Current Salary Information

Matthew Stafford signed a 3 year / $53 million contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $27,500,000 signing bonus, $41,500,000 guaranteed, and an annual average salary of $17,666,667.

Contract: 3 yr(s) / $53,000,000 Signing Bonus $27,500,000 Average Salary $17,666,667 Guaranteed: $41,500,000 Free Agent: 2018 / Unrestricted
Year Base Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentive Cap Hit Dead
2013 4,000,000 5,500,000 - 3,480,000 - 4,840,000 - 17,820,000 60,861,250
2014 2,000,000 5,500,000 - 3,480,000 - 4,840,000 - 15,820,000 43,041,250
2015 9,500,000 5,500,000 - - - 2,721,250 - 17,721,250 27,221,250
2016 17,000,000 5,500,000 - - - - - 22,500,000 11,000,000
2017 16,500,000 5,500,000 - - - - - 22,000,000 5,500,000
2018 UFA
  • $33.5M guaruanteed (Signing Bonus + 2013-14 base)
  • $8M of 2015 base guarantees March 2014
Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OvertheCap.

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Fines

Team Reason Games Susp. Amount Date  
DET Chop Block $7,500.00 11/18/2011

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Transactions

Jul 9 2013
Signed a 3 year $53 million contract extension with Detroit (DET)
Apr 26 2009
Signed a 6 year $72 million contract with Detroit (DET)
Apr 25 2009
Drafted by Detroit (DET): Round 1 (#1 overall)