Philip Rivers

Quarterback Age: 33 Exp: 11 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 2015, Rivers will earn a base salary of $15,000,000 and a signing bonus of $17,000,000. Rivers has a cap hit of $21,166,668 while his dead money value is $37,500,000.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $83,250,000
    Signing Bonus $22,500,000
    Average Salary $20,812,500
    Guaranteed $65,000,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year 33 $15,000,000 $4,500,000 - - $1,666,668 $21,166,668 $37,500,000
    2016 Contract details by year 34 $16,500,000 $4,500,000 - - - $21,000,000 $18,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 35 $14,000,000 $4,500,000 - - - $18,500,000 $13,500,000
    2018 Contract details by year 36 $10,000,000 $4,500,000 $5,000,000 - - $19,500,000 $9,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year 37 $11,000,000 $4,500,000 $5,000,000 - - $20,500,000 $4,500,000
    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 the 2nd day of the 2016 waiver period.
    • $11M of 2017 salary becomes fully guaranteed on the 2nd day of the 2017 waiver period.
    • 2018-19 Roster Bonus: $5M (paid 3rd league day of each year)
    • No Trade Clause all 5 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
    11 seasons $65,210,000 $27,200,000 $1,075,000 - $9,875,000 $12,625,000 $3,925,000 $119,910,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $15,000,000 $17,000,000 - - - - - $32,000,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $16,500,000 $5,500,000 - - - - - $22,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $14,000,000 - - - - - - $14,000,000
    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
    $131,710,000 $49,700,000 $11,075,000 - $9,875,000 $12,625,000 $3,925,000 $218,910,000
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    09/18/2009 Player contract details by year Taunting $7,500 Taunting against Oakland (OAK)
    - $7,500
  • 2015 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($21,166,668) Rank
    NFL: #2
    San Diego Chargers: #1
    Quarterback: #2

    Total Cash ($32,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Quarterback: #0

    Average Annual ($20,812,500) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Quarterback: #0
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Philip Rivers's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

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    • Previous Rating: -6.85
    • Cap Hit: $16,666,666
    • Free Agent: 2020

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 265.84
    • Points/Game: 16.62
    • Points/Snap: 0.25


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Pass Att Pass Cmp Pass Cmp% Pass Yds Pass Yds/Cmp Pass TD Pass INT Rush Att Rush Yds Fum Prod Pts
    2014 16 16 1053 570 379 66.5 4286 11.3 31 18 38 104 8 265.84
    2013 16 16 1098 544 378 69.5 4478 11.8 32 11 28 72 3 287.42
    2012 16 16 1025 527 338 64.1 3606 10.7 26 15 27 40 15 208.24
    2011 16 16 582 366 62.9 4624 12.6 27 20 26 36 9 254.56
    2010 16 16 541 357 66 4710 13.2 30 13 29 52 7 281.6
    2009 16 16 486 317 65.2 4254 13.4 28 9 26 50 6 269.16
    2008 16 16 478 312 65.3 4009 12.8 34 11 31 84 8 278.76
    2007 16 16 460 277 60.2 3152 11.4 21 15 29 33 11 177.38
    2006 16 16 460 284 61.7 3388 11.9 22 9 48 49 8 208.42
    2005 2 0 22 12 54.5 115 9.6 0 1 1 -1 2 2.5
    2004 2 0 8 5 62.5 33 6.6 1 0 4 -5 1 4.82