Embed This Thomas Morstead

Punter Age: 31 Exp: 9 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#164 overall), 2009 College: Southern Methodist Agent(s):



  • Current Contract

    Thomas Morstead signed a 6 year, $21,885,000 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including a $3,500,000 signing bonus, $6,925,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,647,500. In 2017, Morstead will earn a base salary of $3,150,000, a roster bonus of $500,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $4,700,000 and a dead cap value of $5,400,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $21,885,000
    Signing Bonus $3,500,000
    Average Salary $3,647,500
    Total Guarantees $6,925,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $6,925,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Restructure Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2012 Contract details by year 26 $1,275,000 $741,250 - - - $2,016,250 - $4,775,000($4,775,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2012 Dead Cap: -2012 Cap Savings: $2,016,250 Pre-6/1 Trade2012 Dead Cap: -2012 Cap Savings: $2,016,250 Post-6/1 Release2012 Dead Cap: -2013 Dead Cap: $02012 Cap Savings: $2,016,250 Post-6/1 Trade2012 Dead Cap: -2013 Dead Cap: $02012 Cap Savings: $2,016,250
    2013 Contract details by year 27 $900,000 $700,000 - $100,000 $250,000 $1,950,000 $5,791,250 $2,250,000($7,025,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2013 Dead Cap: $5,791,2502013 Cap Savings: $-3,841,250 Pre-6/1 Trade2013 Dead Cap: $5,791,2502013 Cap Savings: $-3,841,250 Post-6/1 Release2013 Dead Cap: -2014 Dead Cap: $5,791,2502013 Cap Savings: $1,950,000 Post-6/1 Trade2013 Dead Cap: -2014 Dead Cap: $5,791,2502013 Cap Savings: $1,950,000
    2014 Contract details by year 28 $2,185,000 $700,000 - $100,000 $250,000 $3,235,000 $3,200,000 $2,285,000($9,310,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002014 Cap Savings: $35,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002014 Cap Savings: $35,000 Post-6/1 Release2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002014 Cap Savings: $3,235,000 Post-6/1 Trade2014 Dead Cap: -2015 Dead Cap: $3,200,0002014 Cap Savings: $3,235,000
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $2,350,000 $700,000 - $100,000 $250,000 $3,400,000 $2,250,000 $2,454,097($11,764,097)
    Pre-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $2,250,0002015 Cap Savings: $1,150,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $2,250,0002015 Cap Savings: $1,150,000 Post-6/1 Release2015 Dead Cap: $950,0002016 Dead Cap: $1,300,0002015 Cap Savings: $2,450,000 Post-6/1 Trade2015 Dead Cap: $950,0002016 Dead Cap: $1,300,0002015 Cap Savings: $2,450,000
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $900,000 $700,000 $400,000 $100,000 $950,000 $3,050,000 $4,000,000 $3,500,000($15,264,097)
    Pre-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $4,000,0002016 Cap Savings: $-950,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $2,600,0002016 Cap Savings: $450,000 Post-6/1 Release2016 Dead Cap: $3,050,0002017 Dead Cap: $950,0002016 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2016 Dead Cap: $1,650,0002017 Dead Cap: $950,0002016 Cap Savings: $1,400,000
    2017 Contract details by year 31 $3,150,000 - $500,000 $100,000 $950,000 $4,700,000 $5,400,000 $3,750,000($19,014,097)
    Pre-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $5,400,0002017 Cap Savings: $-700,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $2,250,0002017 Cap Savings: $2,450,000 Post-6/1 Release2017 Dead Cap: $4,700,0002018 Dead Cap: $700,0002017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade2017 Dead Cap: $1,550,0002018 Dead Cap: $700,0002017 Cap Savings: $3,150,000

    Potential Out: 2018, 6 yr, $19,014,097; $700,000 dead cap

    2018 Contract details by year 32 $3,550,000 - $500,000 $100,000 $700,000 $4,850,000 $700,000 $4,150,000($23,164,097)
    Pre-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $700,0002018 Cap Savings: $4,150,000 Pre-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $700,0002018 Cap Savings: $4,150,000 Post-6/1 Release2018 Dead Cap: $700,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $4,150,000 Post-6/1 Trade2018 Dead Cap: $700,0002019 Dead Cap: $02018 Cap Savings: $4,150,000
    2019 Free Agent Year 33 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $6.925 million guaranteed
    • 2016 Roster Bonus (3/16): $400,000
    • 2017 Roster Bonus: $500,000 (due 3/13/2017)
    • 2018 Roster Bonus: $500,000 (due the 5th league day of 2018)
    • 2013 Restructure: $1.25 million / 5 years
    • 2016 Restructure: $2.1 million / 3 years

    Previous Contracts

    2009-2012Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $1,915,000
    Signing Bonus $165,000
    Average Salary $478,750
    Guaranteed $165,000
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2009 23 $310,000 $41,250 - $351,250 -
    2010 24 $395,000 $41,250 - $436,250 -
    2011 25 $480,000 $41,250 - $521,250 -
    2012 26 $565,000 $41,250 - $606,250 -
    2013 27 UFA  
    • 2012 extended
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $310,000 $165,000 - - - - - $475,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $395,000 - - - - - - $395,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - - - - - $480,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,275,000 $3,500,000 - - - - - $4,775,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 - - $100,000 $1,250,000 - - $2,250,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $2,185,000 - - $100,000 - - - $2,285,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $2,350,000 - - $100,000 - - $4,097 $2,454,097
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $900,000 - $400,000 $100,000 $2,100,000 - - $3,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $3,150,000 - $500,000 $100,000 - - - $3,750,000
    9 seasons $11,945,000 $3,665,000 $900,000 $500,000 $3,350,000 - $4,097 $20,364,097
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $3,550,000 - $500,000 $100,000 - - - $4,150,000
    $15,495,000 $3,665,000 $1,400,000 $600,000 $3,350,000 - $4,097 $24,514,097
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 12/13/2013, $7,875

      Excessive Facemask against Ted Ginn Jr. (CAR)


    • TOTAL: $7,875

  • 2017 Player Rankings

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    Statistics

    Season GA GP Snaps Att Yds Avg Net Inside 20 Touchbacks
    2017 6 6 59 21 1005 47.9 10 1
    2016 16 16 133 57 2751 48.3 20.2 22 5
    2015 14 14 116 56 2551 45.6 40.7 20 4
    2014 16 16 138 58 2690 46.4 42.9 19 5
    2013 16 16 149 61 2859 46.9 42.3 25 5
    2012 16 16 166 74 3707 50.1 43.2 20 6
    2011 16 16 46 2204 47.9 43.2 13 3
    2010 16 16 57 2618 45.9 38.4 20 6
    2009 16 16 58 2528 43.6 36 18 4