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Carolina Panthers 2019 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Carolina Panthers 2019 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 (53) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Addison Mario Addison OLB $6,500,000 $2,666,668 $500,000 - $250,000 $500,000 $250,000 ($5,166,668) $10,666,668 5.55
Kuechly Luke Kuechly ILB $950,059 $3,800,000 - $1,200,000 $500,000 $3,512,514 - ($21,807,601) $9,962,573 5.18
Poe Dontari Poe DT $4,500,000 $3,333,333 $600,000 - $900,000 - - ($10,066,667) $9,333,333 4.85
Thompson Shaq Thompson OLB $9,232,000 - - - - - - ($9,232,000) $9,232,000 4.80
McCoy Gerald McCoy DE $3,000,000 $4,000,000 $937,500 - - - - ($4,500,000) $7,937,500 4.13
Olsen Greg Olsen TE $1,900,000 $3,700,000 $562,500 - $500,000 - - ($7,900,000) $6,662,500 3.46
Williams Daryl Williams RT $2,250,000 $3,000,000 $46,875 - - - - - $5,296,875 2.75
Turner Trai Turner G $805,000 $3,000,000 $500,000 - - $898,400 - ($14,297,000) $5,203,400 2.71
McCaffrey Christian McCaffrey RB $2,032,390 $2,669,782 - - - - - ($10,188,044) $4,702,172 2.44
Reid Eric Reid SS $1,500,000 $2,500,000 $406,250 - - - - ($6,500,000) $4,406,250 2.29
Irvin Bruce Irvin OLB $1,250,000 $1,500,000 $1,000,000 - $250,000 - - ($1,750,000) $4,000,000 2.08
Paradis Matt Paradis C $1,000,000 $1,800,000 $562,500 - $500,000 - - ($10,500,000) $3,862,500 2.01
Cockrell Ross Cockrell CB $2,300,000 $1,200,000 - - $100,000 - - ($1,300,000) $3,600,000 1.87
Butler Vernon Butler DT $1,144,980 $1,076,639 $400,000 - $50,000 - - ($2,721,618) $2,671,619 1.39
Moore D.J. Moore WR $987,787 $1,551,148 - - - - - ($8,839,662) $2,538,935 1.32
Wright Jarius Wright WR $1,500,000 $666,666 - - $100,000 - $200,000 ($1,433,334) $2,466,666 1.28
Burns Brian Burns OLB $495,000 $1,966,851 - - - - - ($13,540,182) $2,461,851 1.28
Boston Tre Boston FS $1,125,000 $500,000 $437,500 - - - $150,000 ($500,000) $2,212,500 1.15
Samuel Curtis Samuel WR $926,696 $708,397 - - $125,000 - - ($1,541,794) $1,760,093 0.92
Larsen Tyler Larsen C $900,000 $466,666 $300,000 - $50,000 - - ($983,334) $1,716,666 0.89
Palardy Michael Palardy P $800,000 $500,000 - - $100,000 - - ($1,600,000) $1,400,000 0.73
Little Greg Little T $495,000 $893,895 - - - - - ($4,517,804) $1,388,895 0.72
Love Kyle Love DT $930,000 $200,000 $200,000 - $20,000 - - ($220,000) $1,350,000 0.70
Jones Colin Jones FS $930,000 $200,000 $110,000 - $50,000 - - ($450,000) $1,290,000 0.67
Bradberry James Bradberry CB $940,114 $270,152 - - $50,000 - - ($320,152) $1,260,266 0.66
Jansen J.J. Jansen LS $1,030,000 $140,000 - - - - - ($280,000) $1,170,000 0.61
Moton Taylor Moton LT $843,014 $291,028 - - - - - ($582,055) $1,134,042 0.59
Jackson Donte Jackson CB $698,751 $395,004 - - - - - ($1,883,764) $1,093,755 0.57
Manhertz Chris Manhertz TE $720,000 $160,000 $160,000 - $50,000 - - ($370,000) $1,090,000 0.57
Van Roten Greg Van Roten G $805,000 $50,000 - - $25,000 - $200,000 ($75,000) $1,080,000 0.56
Gaulden Rashaan Gaulden FS $595,250 $211,914 - - $30,000 - - ($665,742) $837,164 0.44
Thomas Ian Thomas TE $570,000 $186,998 - - - - - ($560,996) $756,998 0.39
Elliott Javien Elliott CB $720,000 - - - - - - - $720,000 0.37
Moncrief Donte Moncrief WR $705,880 - - - - - - ($3,500,000) $705,880 0.37
Grier Will Grier QB $495,000 $205,545 - - - - - ($822,180) $700,545 0.36
Haynes Marquis Haynes OLB $570,000 $113,089 - - - - - ($339,270) $683,089 0.36
Miller Christian Miller DE $495,000 $183,552 - - - - - ($734,208) $678,552 0.35
Armah Alex Armah FB $645,000 - - - - - - - $645,000 0.34
Carter Jermaine Carter ILB $570,000 $68,343 - - - - - ($205,031) $638,343 0.33
Smith Andre Smith ILB $570,000 $22,264 - - - - - ($66,792) $592,264 0.31
Scarlett Jordan Scarlett RB $495,000 $77,353 - - - - - ($309,412) $572,353 0.30
Obada Efe Obada DE $570,000 - - - - - - - $570,000 0.30
Zylstra Brandon Zylstra WR $570,000 - - - - - - - $570,000 0.30
Daley Dennis Daley T $495,000 $31,838 - - - - - ($127,352) $526,838 0.27
Kunaszyk Jordan Kunaszyk LB $495,000 $3,333 - - - - - ($10,000) $498,333 0.26
Allen Kyle Allen QB $495,000 - - - - - - - $495,000 0.26
Bonnafon Reggie Bonnafon RB $495,000 - - - - - - - $495,000 0.26
Slye Joey Slye K $495,000 - - - - - - - $495,000 0.26
Davis Mike Davis RB $411,765 - - - - - - ($411,765) $411,764 0.21
White DeAndrew White WR $379,410 - - - - - - - $379,410 0.20
Horton Wes Horton DE $378,824 - - - - - - - $303,529 0.16
Elder Corn Elder CB $265,588 - - - - - - - $265,588 0.14
Luke Cole Luke CB $232,944 - - - - - - - $232,944 0.12


2019 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 (11) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Newton Cam Newton
(Foot)
QB $16,200,000 $4,500,000 - $2,000,000 $500,000 - - ($9,000,000) $23,200,000 12.06
Short Kawann Short
(Shoulder)
DE $930,000 $4,000,000 - - $500,000 $2,314,000 - ($25,000,000) $7,744,000 4.03
Gano Graham Gano
(Leg)
K $1,950,000 $1,537,500 $150,000 - $50,000 - - ($5,662,500) $3,687,500 1.92
Hogan Chris Hogan
(Knee)
WR $825,000 $300,000 $300,000 - $25,000 - - ($325,000) $1,450,000 0.75
Jamerson Natrell Jamerson
(Foot)
S $465,174 - - - - - - - $465,174 0.24
Greene Brandon Greene
(Neck)
G $398,648 $10,000 - - - - - ($10,000) $408,648 0.21
Gordon Dillon Gordon
(Shoulder)
TE $393,000 - - - - - - - $393,000 0.20
Baugh Marcus Baugh
(Undisclosed)
TE $378,000 $5,000 - - - - - ($5,000) $383,000 0.20
O'Brien Kitt O'Brien
(Undisclosed)
G $378,000 $5,000 - - - - - ($5,000) $383,000 0.20
Jackson Bijhon Jackson
(Undisclosed)
DT $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Miller Braxton Miller
(Undisclosed)
WR $80,000 - - - - - - - - 0.00


2019 Practice Squad

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

Player (10) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Blanding Quin Blanding S $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Hemingway Temarrick Hemingway TE $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Holyfield Elijah Holyfield RB $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Lundblade Brad Lundblade C $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Teuhema Sione Teuhema LB $136,000 - - - - - - - $136,000 0.07
Gilmore Greg Gilmore DE $96,000 - - - - - - - $96,000 0.05
Chachere Andre Chachere CB $80,000 - - - - - - - $80,000 0.04
Dortch Greg Dortch WR $56,000 - - - - - - - $56,000 0.03
McGhin Garrett McGhin T $56,000 - - - - - - - $56,000 0.03
Monteiro Aaron Monteiro T $56,000 - - - - - - - $56,000 0.03


2019 Dead Cap

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

Player (35) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Kalil Matt Kalil LT - $2,400,000 - - - $2,500,000 - - $4,900,000 2.55
Munnerlyn Captain Munnerlyn CB - $3,000,000 - - - - - - $3,000,000 1.56
Smith Torrey Smith WR $1,000,000 - - - - - - - $1,000,000 0.52
Searcy Da'Norris Searcy SS - $650,000 - - - - - - $650,000 0.34
Hall Daeshon Hall DE - $430,876 - - - - - - $430,876 0.22
Witzmann Bryan Witzmann G $296,471 - - - - - - - $296,470 0.15
Benenoch Caleb Benenoch RT $235,000 - - - - - - - $235,000 0.12
McCloud Ray-Ray McCloud WR $232,944 - - - - - - - $232,944 0.12
Cox Jr. Bryan Cox Jr. DE $221,706 - - - - - - - $221,705 0.12
Parms Damien Parms S $200,115 - - - - - - - $200,115 0.10
Robinson Aldrick Robinson WR $175,000 - - - - - - - $175,000 0.09
Dortch Greg Dortch WR $116,471 - - - - - - - $116,470 0.06
Artis-Payne Cameron Artis-Payne RB - $90,000 - - - - - - $90,000 0.05
Vaeao Destiny Vaeao DT $79,059 $5,000 - - - - - - $84,059 0.04
Luke Cole Luke CB $72,000 $3,334 - - - - - - $75,334 0.04
Norris Jared Norris OLB - $75,000 - - - - - - $75,000 0.04
Elder Corn Elder CB - $69,475 - - - - - - $69,475 0.04
Amichia Kofi Amichia C $66,705 - - - - - - - $66,705 0.03
Norton Kendrick Norton DT - $56,235 - - - - - - $56,235 0.03
Kaskey Matt Kaskey T $56,000 - - - - - - - $56,000 0.03
White DeAndrew White WR $56,000 - - - - - - - $56,000 0.03
Cook Rishard Cook G $24,000 - - - - - - - $24,000 0.01
Godwin Terry Godwin WR - $20,375 - - - - - - $20,375 0.01
Henderson Quadree Henderson WR $16,000 - - - - - - - $16,000 0.01
Johnson Tyron Johnson WR $16,000 - - - - - - - $16,000 0.01
Ross Rashad Ross WR - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
Ballard Corrion Ballard CB - $6,666 - - - - - - $6,666 0.00
Holyfield Elijah Holyfield RB - $6,666 - - - - - - $6,666 0.00
Jeanpiere Damion Jeanpiere WR - $6,666 - - - - - - $6,666 0.00
Barnes T.J. Barnes DT - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
Celestin Jonathan Celestin LB - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
Collins Parker Collins G - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
Duarte Thomas Duarte TE - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
Mahon Brendan Mahon G - $4,166 - - - - - - $4,166 0.00
Ross Fred Ross WR - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00


2019 Cap Totals

Cap Type Total
2019 NFL Salary Cap $188,200,000
2018 Rollover Cap $2,597,139
Adjustment $1,550,000
Adjusted Salary Cap $192,347,139
All Contracts $125,724,653
Injured Reserve Money $38,250,322
Dead Cap $12,221,261
Practice Squad Money $1,024,000
Total Cap $177,220,236
Panthers Cap Space ($15,126,903)
Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2019 NFL Salary Cap $188,200,000
2018 Rollover Cap $2,597,139
Adjustment $1,550,000
Adjusted Salary Cap $192,347,139
All Contracts $64,205,452 $44,310,458 $6,723,125 $1,200,000 $3,650,000 $4,910,914 $800,000 $125,724,653
Injured Reserve Money $22,133,822 $10,357,500 $450,000 $2,000,000 $1,075,000 $2,314,000 - $38,250,322
Dead Money $2,863,471 $6,857,793 - - - $2,500,000 - $12,221,261
Practice Squad $1,024,000 - - - - - - $1,024,000
Total $90,226,745 $61,525,751 $7,173,125 $3,200,000 $4,725,000 $9,724,914 $800,000 $177,220,236
Cap Space $15,126,903