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Embed This Mohamed Sanu

Wide Receiver Age: 29 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#83 overall), 2012 College: Rutgers Agent(s): Mike McCartney (Priority Sports)
  • Current Contract

    Mohamed Sanu signed a 5 year, $32,500,000 contract with the Atlanta Falcons, including a $7,000,000 signing bonus, $14,000,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $6,500,000. In 2019, Sanu will earn a base salary of $6,000,000, while carrying a cap hit of $7,400,000 and a dead cap value of $2,800,000.

    Contract: 5 yr(s) / $32,500,000
    Signing Bonus $7,000,000
    Average Salary $6,500,000
    Total Guarantees $14,000,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $14,000,000
    Free Agent: 2021 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2016 Contract details by year 27 $1,000,000 $1,400,000 $2,400,000 $14,000,000 $8,000,000($8,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $14,000,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-11,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $7,000,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-4,600,000 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $8,400,000 2017 Dead Cap: $5,600,000 2016 Cap Savings: $-6,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $1,400,000 2017 Dead Cap: $5,600,000 2016 Cap Savings: $1,000,000
    2017 Contract details by year 28 $6,000,000 $1,400,000 $7,400,000 $11,600,000 $6,000,000($14,000,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $11,600,000 2017 Cap Savings: $-4,200,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $5,600,000 2017 Cap Savings: $1,800,000 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $7,400,000 2018 Dead Cap: $4,200,000 2017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $1,400,000 2018 Dead Cap: $4,200,000 2017 Cap Savings: $6,000,000
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $6,125,000 $1,400,000 $7,525,000 $10,325,000 $6,125,000($20,125,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $10,325,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-2,800,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $4,200,000 2018 Cap Savings: $3,325,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $7,525,000 2019 Dead Cap: $2,800,000 2018 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,400,000 2019 Dead Cap: $2,800,000 2018 Cap Savings: $6,125,000

    Potential Out: 2019, 3 yr, $20,125,000; $2,800,000 dead cap

    2019 Contract details by year 30 $6,000,000 $1,400,000 $7,400,000 $2,800,000 $6,000,000($26,125,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $2,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $4,600,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $2,800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $4,600,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $1,400,000 2020 Dead Cap: $1,400,000 2019 Cap Savings: $6,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $1,400,000 2020 Dead Cap: $1,400,000 2019 Cap Savings: $6,000,000
    2020 Contract details by year 31 $6,500,000 $1,400,000 $7,900,000 $1,400,000 $6,500,000($32,625,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,400,000 2020 Cap Savings: $6,500,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,400,000 2020 Cap Savings: $6,500,000 Post-6/1 Release 2020 Dead Cap: $1,400,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $6,500,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2020 Dead Cap: $1,400,000 2021 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Cap Savings: $6,500,000
    2021 Free Agent Year 32 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $14M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2016 salary, 2017 salary)

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2015Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,713,252
    Signing Bonus $563,252
    Average Salary $678,313
    Guaranteed $563,252
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2012 23 $390,000 $140,813 - $530,813 $563,252 $953,252($953,252)
    2013 24 $490,000 $140,813 - $630,813 $422,439 $490,000($1,443,252)
    2014 25 $590,000 $140,813 - $730,813 $281,626 $590,000($2,033,252)
    2015 26 $1,542,000 $140,813 - $1,682,813 $140,813 $1,542,000($3,575,252)
    2016 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • 2012 IR Week 14
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $563,252 - - - - - $953,252
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $490,000 - - - - - - $490,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $590,000 - - - - - - $590,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,542,000 - - - - - - $1,542,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $7,000,000 - - - - - $8,000,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - - - - - $6,000,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,125,000 - - - - - - $6,125,000
    7 seasons $16,137,000 $7,563,252 - - - - - $23,700,252
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 - - - - - - $6,000,000
    2020 Player Cash Earnings $6,500,000 - - - - - - $6,500,000
    $28,637,000 $7,563,252 - - - - - $36,200,252
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2019 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Mohamed Sanu ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Yds/Gm Rec TD Fum Drops Prod Pts
    2018 ATL 16 16 16 829 0.782 94 66 838 12.7 52.38 4 2 1 116.4
    2017 ATL 15 15 15 756 0.737 96 67 703 10.5 46.87 5 0 5 107.34
    2016 ATL 15 15 15 745 0.716 81 59 653 11.1 43.53 4 1 2 89.8
    2015 CIN 16 16 4 646 0.609 49 33 394 11.9 24.63 0 2 1 58.5
    2014 CIN 16 16 14 986 0.928 98 56 790 14.1 49.38 5 0 14 123.26
    2013 CIN 16 16 14 750 0.663 77 47 455 9.7 28.44 2 1 6 58.1
    2012 CIN 10 9 3 204 0.255 25 16 154 9.6 17.11 4 0 0 47.82
    Totals 104 103 81 4,916 - 520 344 3,987 11.6 38.71 24 6 29 601.22