Marques Colston

Wide Receiver Age: 32 Exp: 10 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#252 overall), 2006 College: Hofstra Agent(s): Joel Segal (Lagardere Unlimited)
  • Current Contract

    Marques Colston signed a 5 year, $36,300,000 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including a $10,000,000 signing bonus, $17,700,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,260,000. In 2016, Colston will earn a base salary of $2,650,000, a roster bonus of $500,000 and a workout bonus of $50,000. Colston has a cap hit of $5,900,000 while his dead money value is $2,700,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $36,300,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $7,260,000
    Guaranteed $17,700,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2012 Contract details by year 28 $1,200,000 $2,000,000 - $100,000 - $3,300,000 -
    2013 Contract details by year 29 $1,700,000 $2,000,000 - $100,000 $700,000 $4,500,000 $14,600,000
    2014 Contract details by year 30 $5,500,000 $2,000,000 - $100,000 $700,000 $8,300,000 $10,200,000
    2015 Contract details by year 31 $1,445,000 $2,000,000 $2,305,000 $50,000 $700,000 $6,500,000 $7,755,000
    2016 Contract details by year 32 $2,650,000 $2,000,000 $500,000 $50,000 $700,000 $5,900,000 $2,700,000
    2017 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $17.7 million guaranteed (2012-13 salaries, 2M of 2014 salary, signing bonus)
    • Signing Bonus: $10 million
    • Incentives: $3.7 million
    • Annual Workout Bonus
    • 2013 Restructure Bonus: 2.8 milion / 4 years
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports. Breakdown information ocassionally confirmed through OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2008-2011

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $15,000,000
    Signing Bonus $5,000,000
    Average Salary $3,750,000
    Guaranteed $5,000,000
    Free Agent: 2012 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead
    2008 24 $500,000 $1,258,200 $1,000,000 - $81,250 $300,000 $3,139,450 -
    2009 25 $2,250,000 $1,250,000 - - $81,250 $100,000 $3,681,250 -
    2010 26 $2,700,000 $1,250,000 - $150,000 $81,250 $200,000 $4,381,250 -
    2011 27 $3,000,000 $1,250,000 - $75,000 $81,250 - $4,406,250 -
    2012 Free agent year 28 UFA  
    • 2008 Roster Bonus (pro-rated): $325,000
    • 2008 Roster Bonus: $1 million
    • 2008 Incentive: $300,000
    • 2009 Incentive: $100,000
    • 2010 Workout Bonus: $150,000
    • 2010 Incentive: $200,000
    • 2011 Incentive: $200,000
    • 2011 Workout Bonus: $75,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2006 Player Cash Earnings $275,000 $24,600 - - - - - $299,600
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $360,000 - - - - - - $360,000
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $500,000 $5,000,000 $1,000,000 - $325,000 - $300,000 $7,125,000
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $2,250,000 - - - - - $100,000 $2,350,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $2,700,000 - - $150,000 - - $200,000 $3,050,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 - - $75,000 - - - $3,075,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,200,000 $10,000,000 - $100,000 - - - $11,300,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $1,700,000 - - $100,000 $2,800,000 - - $4,600,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,500,000 - - $100,000 - - - $5,600,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,445,000 - $2,305,000 $50,000 - - - $3,800,000
    10 seasons $18,930,000 $15,024,600 $3,305,000 $575,000 $3,125,000 - $600,000 $41,559,600
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,650,000 - $500,000 $50,000 - - - $3,200,000
    $21,580,000 $15,024,600 $3,805,000 $625,000 $3,125,000 - $600,000 $44,759,600
  • 2016 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Marques Colston ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($5,900,000) Rank
    NFL: #229
    New Orleans Saints: #7
    Wide Receiver: #29

    Total Cash ($3,200,000) Rank
    NFL: #312
    Wide Receiver: #36

    Average Annual ($7,260,000) Rank
    NFL: #145
    Wide Receiver: #19
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Marques Colston's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Week 15 Rating: 27.56
    • AAV: $7,260,000
    • Free Agent: 2017

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 76
    • Points/Game: 5.85
    • Points/Snap: 0.13


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2015 13 5 570 67 45 520 11.6 4 0 76
    2014 16 13 876 99 59 902 15.3 5 1 118.2
    2013 15 11 750 111 75 943 12.6 5 0 124.3
    2012 16 13 831 130 83 1154 13.9 10 4 171.4
    2011 14 7 0 107 80 1143 14.3 8 1 160.3
    2010 15 11 0 132 84 1022 12.2 7 0 144.3
    2009 16 14 0 107 70 1074 15.3 9 2 158
    2008 11 6 0 0 47 760 16.2 5 1 106
    2007 16 14 0 0 98 1202 12.3 11 1 184.2
    2006 14 12 0 0 70 1038 14.8 8 0 151.8
  • Calculated Market Value

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    Current Contract

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    Comparable Players

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    Base Calculated Value

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    Statistical Comparisons

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    Marques Colston's Calculated Market Value

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