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Embed This Shaq Thompson

Outside Linebacker Age: 24 Exp: 4 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#25 overall), 2015 College: Washington Agent(s): Wasserman Media Group
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  • Current Contract

    Shaq Thompson signed a 4 year, $8,808,724 contract with the Carolina Panthers, including a $4,666,344 signing bonus, $7,172,534 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,202,181. In 2018, Thompson will earn a base salary of $936,000 and a roster bonus of $700,190, while carrying a cap hit of $2,802,776 and a dead cap value of $1,866,776.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $8,808,724
    Signing Bonus $4,666,344
    Average Salary $2,202,181
    Total Guarantees $7,172,534
    Guaranteed at Signing $7,172,534
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2015 Contract details by year 21 $435,000 $1,166,586 - $1,601,586 $7,172,534 $5,101,344($5,101,344)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $7,172,534 2015 Cap Savings: $-5,570,948 Pre-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $7,172,534 2015 Cap Savings: $-5,570,948 Post-6/1 Release 2015 Dead Cap: $3,672,776 2016 Dead Cap: $3,499,758 2015 Cap Savings: $-2,071,190 Post-6/1 Trade 2015 Dead Cap: $3,672,776 2016 Dead Cap: $3,499,758 2015 Cap Savings: $-2,071,190
    2016 Contract details by year 22 $835,397 $1,166,586 - $2,001,983 $5,570,948 $835,397($5,936,741)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $5,570,948 2016 Cap Savings: $-3,568,965 Pre-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $3,499,758 2016 Cap Savings: $-1,497,775 Post-6/1 Release 2016 Dead Cap: $3,237,776 2017 Dead Cap: $2,333,172 2016 Cap Savings: $-1,235,793 Post-6/1 Trade 2016 Dead Cap: $1,166,586 2017 Dead Cap: $2,333,172 2016 Cap Savings: $835,397
    2017 Contract details by year 23 $1,235,793 $1,166,586 - $2,402,379 $3,568,965 $1,235,793($7,172,534)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $3,568,965 2017 Cap Savings: $-1,166,586 Pre-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $2,333,172 2017 Cap Savings: $69,207 Post-6/1 Release 2017 Dead Cap: $2,402,379 2018 Dead Cap: $1,166,586 2017 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2017 Dead Cap: $1,166,586 2018 Dead Cap: $1,166,586 2017 Cap Savings: $1,235,793
    2018 Contract details by year 24 $936,000 $1,166,586 $700,190 $2,802,776 $1,866,776 $1,636,190($8,808,724)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $1,866,776 2018 Cap Savings: $936,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,866,776 2018 Cap Savings: $936,000 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $1,866,776 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $936,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $1,866,776 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2018 Cap Savings: $936,000
    2019 Contract details by year 25 $9,232,000 - - $9,232,000 - $9,232,000($18,040,724)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $9,232,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $9,232,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $9,232,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $9,232,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 26 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • 5th-year option available
    • $7.17 milion guaranteed (signing bonus + 2015-17 salaries)
    • Offsetting Training Camp bonuses
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $435,000 $4,666,344 - - - - - $5,101,344
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $835,397 - - - - - - $835,397
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,235,793 - - - - - - $1,235,793
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $936,000 - $700,190 - - - - $1,636,190
    4 seasons $3,442,190 $4,666,344 $700,190 - - - - $8,808,724
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $9,232,000 - - - - - - $9,232,000
    $12,674,190 $4,666,344 $700,190 - - - - $18,040,724
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Shaq Thompson ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2018 CAR 10 10 8 467 0.726 2 60 39 21
    2017 CAR 15 14 14 644 0.643 2 61 41 20 1
    2016 CAR 14 14 12 535 0.500 55 39 16 1
    2015 CAR 14 14 10 366 0.332 1 50 30 18