Embed This Philip Rivers

Quarterback Age: 35 Exp: 14 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#4 overall), 2004 College: North Carolina State Agent(s): CAA Sports
  • Current Contract

    Philip Rivers signed a 4 year, $83,250,000 contract with the San Diego Chargers, including a $22,500,000 signing bonus, $65,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $20,812,500. In 2017, Rivers will earn a base salary of $11,000,000 and a restructure bonus of $3,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $18,000,000 and a dead cap value of $32,000,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $83,250,000
    Signing Bonus $22,500,000
    Average Salary $20,812,500
    Total Guarantees $65,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $37,500,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 33 $15,000,000 $4,500,000 - $1,666,668 $21,166,668 $37,500,000 $32,007,656($32,007,656)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $37,500,0002015 Cap Savings: $-16,333,332 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $37,500,0002015 Cap Savings: $-16,333,332 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $19,500,0002016 Dead Cap: $18,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $1,666,668 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $19,500,0002016 Dead Cap: $18,000,0002015 Cap Savings: $1,666,668
    2016 Contract details by year 34 $10,500,000 $4,500,000 - $1,500,000 $16,500,000 $34,500,000 $22,000,000($54,007,656)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $34,500,0002016 Cap Savings: $-18,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $24,000,0002016 Cap Savings: $-7,500,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $16,500,0002017 Dead Cap: $18,000,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $6,000,0002017 Dead Cap: $18,000,0002016 Cap Savings: $10,500,000
    2017 Contract details by year 35 $11,000,000 $4,500,000 - $2,500,000 $18,000,000 $32,000,000 $14,000,000($68,007,656)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $32,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $-14,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $21,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $-3,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $18,000,0002018 Dead Cap: $14,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $7,000,0002018 Dead Cap: $14,000,0002017 Cap Savings: $11,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 36 $10,000,000 $4,500,000 $5,000,000 $2,500,000 $22,000,000 $14,000,000 $15,000,000($83,007,656)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $14,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $8,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $14,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $8,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $7,000,0002019 Dead Cap: $7,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $15,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $7,000,0002019 Dead Cap: $7,000,0002018 Cap Savings: $15,000,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 4 yr, $83,007,656; $7,000,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 37 $11,000,000 $4,500,000 $5,000,000 $2,500,000 $23,000,000 $7,000,000 $16,000,000($99,007,656)
    Pre-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $7,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $16,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $7,000,0002019 Cap Savings: $16,000,000 Post-6/1 Release2019 Dead Cap: $7,000,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $16,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade2019 Dead Cap: $7,000,0002020 Dead Cap: $02019 Cap Savings: $16,000,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 38 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $37.5 million initially guaranteed (signing bonus + 2015 base salary)
    • $16.5M 2016 salary becomes fully guaranteed on 2/09/16
    • $11M of 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed on the 2/7/2017)
    • 2018-19 Roster Bonus: $5M (paid 3rd league day of each year)
    • No Trade Clause all 5 years
    • 2016 Restructure: $6M / 4 years

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2015

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $91,800,000
    Signing Bonus $19,550,000
    Average Salary $15,300,000
    Guaranteed $38,150,000
    Free Agent: 0 /
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2009 27 $6,000,000 $5,185,000 $1,325,000 - $1,625,000 $14,135,000 $40,285,000
    2010 28 $6,600,000 $3,910,000 $1,200,000 - - $11,710,000 $26,150,000
    2011 29 $8,400,000 $3,910,000 $1,200,000 - - $13,510,000 $22,530,000
    2012 30 $10,200,000 $3,910,000 $1,200,000 - - $15,310,000 $11,420,000
    2013 31 $7,000,000 $3,910,000 $1,200,000 - $1,666,666 $13,776,666 $11,310,001
    2014 32 $13,800,000 - $1,200,000 - $1,666,666 $16,666,666 $4,533,334
    2015 33 $15,750,000 - - - $1,666,668 $17,416,668 $1,666,668
    Free agent year 34  
    • $32.15 million initially guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2009/10 base salaries)
    • $6M of 2011 salary fully guarantees at the end of the 2010 season
    • 2010 Option Bonus: $6 million
    • 2013 Restructure: $5 million / 3 years
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2004 Player Cash Earnings $230,000 $7,650,000 $1,075,000 - - - - $8,955,000
    2005 Player Cash Earnings $305,000 - - - - $6,625,000 $1,950,000 $8,880,000
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $425,000 - - - - - $4,325,000 $4,750,000
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $5,750,000 - - - $4,875,000 - $-1,300,000 $9,325,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - - - - - $-1,050,000 $5,450,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 $19,550,000 - - - - - $25,550,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $6,600,000 - - - - $6,000,000 - $12,600,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $8,400,000 - - - - - - $8,400,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $10,200,000 - - - - - - $10,200,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 - - - $5,000,000 - - $12,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $13,800,000 - - - - - - $13,800,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 $17,000,000 - - - - $7,656 $32,007,656
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $10,500,000 $5,500,000 - - $6,000,000 - - $22,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - - - $3,000,000 - - $14,000,000
    14 seasons $101,710,000 $49,700,000 $1,075,000 - $18,875,000 $12,625,000 $3,932,656 $187,917,656
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - $5,000,000 - - - - $15,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $11,000,000 - $5,000,000 - - - - $16,000,000
    $122,710,000 $49,700,000 $11,075,000 - $18,875,000 $12,625,000 $3,932,656 $218,917,656
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/18/2009, $7,500

      Taunting against Oakland (OAK)


    • TOTAL: $7,500

  • 2017 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Philip Rivers ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP GS Snaps 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
    2017 2 2 2 117 1.000 72 53 73.6 523 9.9 4 1 106.42 1 0 0 0 34.92
    2016 16 16 16 1064 0.995 578 349 60.4 4386 12.6 33 21 87.91 14 35 0 9 258.94
    2015 16 16 16 1158 0.987 661 437 66.1 4792 11 29 13 93.81 17 28 0 4 280.48
    2014 16 16 16 1053 0.986 570 379 66.5 4286 11.3 31 18 93.79 38 104 0 8 265.84
    2013 16 16 16 1098 0.989 544 378 69.5 4478 11.8 32 11 105.47 28 72 0 3 287.42
    2012 16 16 16 1025 1.000 527 338 64.1 3606 10.7 26 15 88.63 27 40 0 15 208.24
    2011 16 16 16 582 366 62.9 4624 12.6 27 20 88.74 26 36 1 9 254.56
    2010 16 16 16 541 357 66 4710 13.2 30 13 101.82 29 52 0 7 281.6
    2009 16 16 16 486 317 65.2 4254 13.4 28 9 104.4 26 50 1 6 269.16
    2008 16 16 16 478 312 65.3 4009 12.8 34 11 105.54 31 84 0 8 278.76
    2007 16 16 16 460 277 60.2 3152 11.4 21 15 82.45 29 33 1 11 177.38
    2006 16 16 16 460 284 61.7 3388 11.9 22 9 92.01 48 49 0 8 208.42
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    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 Rivers's current age.

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Philip Rivers's Calculated Market Value

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