Atlanta Falcons

Atlanta Falcons 2021 Salary Cap

Falcons 2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Atlanta Falcons 2021 salary cap table, including team cap space, dead cap figures, and complete breakdowns of player cap hits, salaries, and bonuses.

 

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Active Players (52) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Ryan Matt Ryan QB $2,000,000 $9,300,000 - $2,000,000 - $13,612,500 - ($67,437,500) $26,912,500 14.55
Jarrett Grady Jarrett DT $13,500,000 $4,500,000 - $1,000,000 - $1,833,000 - ($28,166,000) $20,833,000 11.26
Matthews Jake Matthews LT $1,075,000 $2,789,200 - $1,800,000 - $6,600,000 - ($31,853,400) $12,264,200 6.63
Fowler Jr. Dante Fowler Jr. OLB $6,000,000 $4,666,666 - - - - - ($15,333,334) $10,666,666 5.77
Jones Deion Jones ILB $990,000 $2,200,000 - $1,750,000 - $1,390,784 - ($17,012,353) $6,330,784 3.42
Pitts Kyle Pitts TE $660,000 $5,323,726 - - - - - ($32,910,494) $5,983,726 3.23
Lindstrom Chris Lindstrom G $1,832,160 $2,179,319 - - - - - ($8,664,539) $4,011,479 2.17
Terrell A.J. Terrell CB $1,260,261 $1,991,045 - - - - - ($11,704,703) $3,251,306 1.76
Patterson Cordarrelle Patterson RB $1,300,000 $1,700,000 - - - - - ($3,000,000) $3,000,000 1.62
McGary Kaleb McGary RT $1,428,250 $1,371,498 - - - - - ($4,995,816) $2,799,748 1.51
Davison Tyeler Davison DT $1,200,000 $1,213,333 $250,000 - - - - ($3,626,668) $2,663,333 1.44
Davis Mike Davis RB $1,500,000 $750,000 - - - - - ($3,000,000) $2,250,000 1.22
Gage Russell Gage WR $2,183,000 $39,050 - - - - - ($39,050) $2,222,050 1.20
Oluokun Foyesade Oluokun ILB $2,183,000 $36,658 - - - - - ($36,658) $2,219,658 1.20
Smith Lee Smith TE $1,075,000 $725,000 - - - - - ($1,800,000) $1,800,000 0.97
Davidson Marlon Davidson DT $924,199 $646,795 - - - - - ($2,864,584) $1,570,994 0.85
Grant Richie Grant S $660,000 $843,339 - - - - - ($4,409,191) $1,503,339 0.81
Smith Keith Smith FB $1,075,000 $366,666 - - - - - ($1,808,334) $1,441,666 0.78
Harris Erik Harris S $1,000,000 $350,000 - - - - - ($1,350,000) $1,350,000 0.73
Hennessy Matt Hennessy C $825,662 $252,648 - - - - - ($757,944) $1,078,310 0.58
Sheffield Kendall Sheffield CB $850,000 $189,922 - - - - - ($379,844) $1,039,922 0.56
Harmon Duron Harmon SS $1,075,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($1,212,500) $987,500 0.53
Andrews Josh Andrews C $990,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($627,500) $987,500 0.53
Moreau Fabian Moreau CB $990,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($1,127,500) $987,500 0.53
Cominsky John Cominsky DE $850,000 $122,098 - - - - - ($244,196) $972,098 0.53
Walker Mykal Walker ILB $780,000 $186,520 - - - - - ($559,560) $966,520 0.52
Mayfield Jalen Mayfield RT $660,000 $286,911 - - - - - ($1,147,644) $946,911 0.51
Hawkins Jaylinn Hawkins FS $780,000 $166,729 - - - - - ($500,187) $946,729 0.51
Koo Younghoe Koo K $920,000 - - - - - - - $920,000 0.50
Hall Darren Hall CB $660,000 $201,187 - - - - - ($804,748) $861,187 0.47
Dalman Drew Dalman C $660,000 $194,180 - - - - - ($776,720) $854,180 0.46
Zaccheaus Olamide Zaccheaus WR $850,000 $1,668 - - - - - ($1,668) $851,668 0.46
Harris Josh Harris LS $1,075,000 - - - - - - ($1,075,000) $850,000 0.46
Bullard Jonathan Bullard DE $990,000 - - - - - - ($990,000) $850,000 0.46
Gallman Wayne Gallman RB $990,000 - - - - - - ($990,000) $850,000 0.46
Sharpe Tajae Sharpe WR $990,000 - - - - - - ($990,000) $850,000 0.46
Spriggs Jason Spriggs LT $990,000 - - - - - - ($990,000) $850,000 0.46
Blake Christian Blake WR $850,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.46
Gossett Colby Gossett G $850,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.46
Rosen Josh Rosen QB $850,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.46
Copeland Brandon Copeland OLB $802,778 - - - - - - - $802,778 0.43
Graham Ta'Quon Graham DT $660,000 $87,653 - - - - - ($350,612) $747,653 0.40
Ogundeji Adetokunbo Ogundeji OLB $660,000 $60,038 - - - - - ($240,152) $720,038 0.39
Williams Avery Williams CB $660,000 $60,038 - - - - - ($240,152) $720,038 0.39
Darby Frank Darby WR $660,000 $51,125 - - - - - ($204,500) $711,125 0.38
Franks Felipe Franks QB $660,000 $5,000 - - - - - ($100,000) $665,000 0.36
Pennel Mike Pennel DT $836,111 - - - - - - - $661,111 0.36
Rush Anthony Rush DT $472,220 - - - - - - - $472,220 0.26
Vaughters James Vaughters DE $472,220 - - - - - - - $472,220 0.26
Ellerbee Emmanuel Ellerbee LB $346,664 - - - - - - - $346,664 0.19
Morstead Thomas Morstead P $418,056 - - - - - - - $330,554 0.18
Hesse Parker Hesse TE $293,328 - - - - - - - $293,328 0.16
Active Roster: $139,217,203 $67,262,909 $43,270,512 $250,000 $6,550,000 - $23,436,284 - - $139,217,203 75.25


2021 Injured Reserve Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on injured reserve. denotes a player designated to return. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (7) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Oliver Isaiah Oliver
(Knee)
CB $2,183,000 $363,026 - - - - - ($363,026) $2,546,026 1.38
Hurst Hayden Hurst
(Ankle)
TE $1,984,913 - - - - - - - $1,984,913 1.07
McCarron A.J. McCarron
(Knee-acl)
QB $1,075,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($1,212,500) $987,500 0.53
Means Steven Means
(Knee)
OLB $990,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($1,127,500) $987,500 0.53
Graham Jaeden Graham
(Knee)
TE $850,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.46
Bates Daren Bates
(Groin)
ILB $472,220 - - - - - - - $472,220 0.26
Huntley Caleb Huntley
(Undisclosed)
RB $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Injured Reserve: $7,993,759 $7,720,733 $638,026 - - - - - - $7,993,759 4.32


2021 Reserve/PUP Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a physically unable to perform, or non-football injury list. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (1) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Gono Matt Gono T $3,384,000 - - - - - - - $3,384,000 1.83
Reserve/PUP: $3,384,000 $3,384,000 - - - - - - - $3,384,000 1.83


2021 Non-Football Injury Cap

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a physically unable to perform, or non-football injury list. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (1) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Ridley Calvin Ridley WR $1,966,461 $1,501,949 - - - - - ($1,501,949) $3,468,410 1.87
NFI: $3,468,410 $1,966,461 $1,501,949 - - - - - - $3,468,410 1.87


2021 Practice Squad

Cap breakdowns for players currently on a team's practice squad. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (15) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Beavers Willie Beavers T $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Bell Quinton Bell OLB $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Raine John Raine TE $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Trammell Austin Trammell WR $165,600 - - - - - - - $165,600 0.09
Pitts Lafayette Pitts CB $126,000 - - - - - - - $126,000 0.07
Kirk Luther Kirk S $101,200 - - - - - - - $101,200 0.05
Thurman Nick Thurman DE $101,200 - - - - - - - $101,200 0.05
Thurman Nick Thurman DE $101,200 - - - - - - - $101,200 0.05
Hall Marvin Hall WR $98,000 - - - - - - - $98,000 0.05
Williams Shawn Williams SS $98,000 - - - - - - - $98,000 0.05
Neuzil Ryan Neuzil C $92,000 - - - - - - - $92,000 0.05
Leonard Rick Leonard T $73,600 - - - - - - - $73,600 0.04
Maggio Dom Maggio P $64,400 - - - - - - - $64,400 0.03
Ollison Qadree Ollison RB $64,400 - - - - - - - $64,400 0.03
Etheridge Dorian Etheridge ILB $55,200 - - - - - - - $55,200 0.03
Practice Squad: $1,637,600 $1,637,600 - - - - - - - $1,637,600 0.89


2021 Dead Cap

Cap breakdowns for players who have been traded or released. All count against the team's salary cap.

Player (56) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Jones Julio Jones WR - $5,000,000 - $2,750,000 - - - - $7,750,000 4.19
Trufant Desmond Trufant CB - $3,000,000 - $2,800,000 - - - - $5,800,000 3.14
Carpenter James Carpenter G - $1,750,000 - - - $666,667 - - $2,416,667 1.31
Allen Ricardo Allen FS - $1,375,000 - - - $750,000 - - $2,125,000 1.15
Brown Jamon Brown G - $1,833,333 - - - - - - $1,833,333 0.99
Bailey Allen Bailey DE - $1,625,000 - - - - - - $1,625,000 0.88
Copeland Brandon Copeland OLB $990,000 $50,000 - - - - - - $1,040,000 0.56
Green T.J. Green S $920,000 - - - - - - - $920,000 0.50
Senat Deadrin Senat DT $459,999 $204,490 - - - - - - $664,489 0.36
Tuioti-Mariner Jacob Tuioti-Mariner OLB $424,998 - - - - - - - $424,998 0.23
Etheridge Dorian Etheridge ILB $357,594 $1,666 - - - - - - $359,260 0.19
Nizialek Cameron Nizialek P $261,942 - - - - - - - $261,941 0.14
Ollison Qadree Ollison RB $177,244 $77,891 - - - - - - $255,135 0.14
Williamson Chris Williamson CB $247,731 - - - - - - - $247,731 0.13
Hesse Parker Hesse TE $220,134 - - - - - - - $220,134 0.12
Becker Ryan Becker TE $207,504 - - - - - - - $207,504 0.11
Vaughters James Vaughters DE $187,666 - - - - - - - $187,666 0.10
Smith Ito Smith RB - $155,221 - - - - - - $155,221 0.08
Williams Shawn Williams SS $143,722 - - - - - - - $143,722 0.08
Miller Jordan Miller CB - $117,442 - - - - - - $117,442 0.06
Bates Daren Bates ILB $110,000 - - - - - - - $110,000 0.06
Ellerbee Emmanuel Ellerbee LB $92,000 - - - - - - - $92,000 0.05
Hall Marvin Hall WR $83,000 - - - - - - - $83,000 0.04
Neuzil Ryan Neuzil C $69,400 $1,666 - - - - - - $71,066 0.04
Doss Keelan Doss WR $64,400 - - - - - - - $64,400 0.03
Fry Elliott Fry K $64,400 - - - - - - - $64,400 0.03
Johnson Jr. Dwayne Johnson Jr. S $55,200 $2,000 - - - - - - $57,200 0.03
Rush Anthony Rush DT $55,200 - - - - - - - $55,200 0.03
Slayton Chris Slayton DT $55,200 - - - - - - - $55,200 0.03
Obinna George Obinna DE $46,000 - - - - - - - $46,000 0.02
Pennel Mike Pennel DT $42,000 - - - - - - - $42,000 0.02
Huntley Caleb Huntley RB $35,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $36,666 0.02
Hawkins Javian Hawkins RB $30,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $31,666 0.02
Green Juwan Green WR $27,600 - - - - - - - $27,600 0.01
Hofrichter Sterling Hofrichter P - $24,435 - - - - - - $24,435 0.01
Jones Kobe Jones DE $20,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $23,333 0.01
Nunn Antonio Nunn WR $20,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $23,333 0.01
Thompson Erroll Thompson LB $15,000 $2,666 - - - - - - $17,666 0.01
Isidora Danny Isidora G $14,000 - - - - - - - $14,000 0.01
Witzmann Bryan Witzmann G $14,000 - - - - - - - $14,000 0.01
Rowland Chris Rowland WR - $13,334 - - - - - - $13,334 0.01
Pace JR Pace S $10,000 $2,166 - - - - - - $12,166 0.01
Smith Kion Smith T $7,500 $3,333 - - - - - - $10,833 0.01
Sculthorpe Joe Sculthorpe G $9,200 $1,000 - - - - - - $10,200 0.01
Jones Sam Jones C $9,200 - - - - - - - $9,200 0.00
Wells David Wells TE $9,200 - - - - - - - $9,200 0.00
Hargrove Bryce Hargrove G $5,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $6,666 0.00
Murphy Marcus Murphy S $5,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $6,666 0.00
Trammell Austin Trammell WR $5,000 $1,666 - - - - - - $6,666 0.00
Raine John Raine TE $5,000 $500 - - - - - - $5,500 0.00
Hall Tyler Hall CB - $4,667 - - - - - - $4,667 0.00
Wilborn Ray Wilborn S - $2,667 - - - - - - $2,667 0.00
Batho IV Jack Batho IV T - $2,000 - - - - - - $2,000 0.00
Daniel Mikey Daniel FB - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
Williams Jordan Williams LB - $1,334 - - - - - - $1,334 0.00
Dawe Zac Dawe DT - $1,166 - - - - - - $1,166 0.00
Dead: $27,812,340 $5,576,034 $15,269,640 - $5,550,000 - $1,416,667 - - $27,812,340 15.03


2021 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2021 NFL Salary Cap $182,500,000
2020 Rollover Cap $1,780,606
Adjustment $725,302
Adjusted Salary Cap $185,005,908
All Contracts $67,262,909 $43,270,512 $250,000 $6,550,000 - $23,436,284 - $139,217,203
Injured Reserve Money $7,720,733 $638,026 - - - - - $7,993,759
Reserve/PUP Money $3,384,000 - - - - - - $3,384,000
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $1,966,461 $1,501,949 - - - - - $3,468,410
Dead Money $5,576,034 $15,269,640 - $5,550,000 - $1,416,667 - $27,812,340
Practice Squad $1,637,600 - - - - - - $1,637,600
Total $87,547,737 $60,680,127 $250,000 $12,100,000 - $24,852,951 - $183,513,312
Cap Space $1,492,596