Thomas Morstead

Punter Age: 29 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 5 (#164 overall), 2009 College: Southern Methodist
  • 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 2015, Morstead will earn a base salary of $2,350,000 and a workout bonus of $100,000. Morstead has a cap hit of $3,400,000 while his dead money value is $2,150,000.

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $21,885,000
    Signing Bonus $3,500,000
    Average Salary $3,647,500
    Guaranteed $6,925,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2012 Contract details by year $1,275,000 $741,250 - - - $2,016,250 -
    2013 Contract details by year $900,000 $700,000 - $100,000 $250,000 $1,950,000 $5,791,250
    2014 Contract details by year $2,185,000 $700,000 - $100,000 $250,000 $3,235,000 $3,200,000
    2015 Contract details by year $2,350,000 $700,000 - $100,000 $250,000 $3,400,000 $2,150,000
    2016 Contract details by year $3,000,000 $700,000 $400,000 $100,000 $250,000 $4,450,000 $1,200,000
    2017 Contract details by year $3,150,000 - $500,000 $100,000 $250,000 $4,000,000 $250,000
    2018 Contract details by year $3,550,000 - $500,000 $100,000 - $4,150,000 -
    2019 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $6.925 million guaranteed
    • 2016 Roster Bonus (3/16): $400,000
    • 2017 Roster Bonus (3/17): $500,000
    • 2018 Roster Bonus (3/18): $500,000
    • 2013 Restructure: $1.25 million / 5 years
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    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   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2009 $310,000 $41,250 $351,250 -
    2010 $395,000 $41,250 $436,250 -
    2011 $480,000 $41,250 $521,250 -
    2012 $565,000 $41,250 $606,250 -
    2013 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
    Est. Earnings (6 seasons) $5,545,000 $3,665,000 - $200,000 $1,250,000 - - $10,660,000
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    12/13/2013 Player contract details by year Face Mask $7,875 Excessive Facemask against Ted Ginn Jr. (CAR)
    - $7,875
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Thomas Morstead ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($3,400,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    NFC: #0
    NFC South: #0
    New Orleans Saints: #0
    Punter: #0

    Total Cash ($2,450,000) Rank
    NFL: #441
    Punter: #0

    Average Annual ($3,647,500) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Punter: #0