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Rashaan Melvin Embed This

Cornerback Age: 30 Exp: 6 Years
Undrafted: 2013, Buccaneers College: Northern Illinois Agent(s):

Lions – The Athletic

  • Current Contract

    Rashaan Melvin signed a 1 year, $2,150,000 contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $600,000 signing bonus, $700,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,150,000. In 2019, Melvin will earn a base salary of $1,300,000, a signing bonus of $600,000, a roster bonus of $131,250 and a workout bonus of $100,000, while carrying a cap hit of $2,131,250 and a dead cap value of $800,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,150,000
    Signing Bonus $600,000
    Average Salary $2,150,000
    Total Guarantees $700,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $700,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Workout Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $1,300,000 $600,000 $131,250 $100,000 $2,131,250 $800,000 $2,131,250($2,131,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $800,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,331,250 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $700,000 2019 Cap Savings: $1,431,250 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $800,000 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $1,331,250 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $700,000 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $1,431,250
    2020 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $700,000 guaranteed (signing bonus + $100,000 of salary)
    • Per Game Active Bonus: $93,75 ($150,000, 14 LTBE)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2018-2018

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $5,500,000
    Signing Bonus $3,000,000
    Average Salary $5,500,000
    Guaranteed $4,850,000
    Free Agent: 2019 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2018 28 $1,850,000 $3,000,000 $437,500 $150,000 $5,437,500 $5,000,000 $5,437,500($5,437,500)
    2019 Free agent year 29 UFA  
    • Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000, 10 LTBE)
    • Incentives: $1M
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $405,000 $10,000 - - - - - $415,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $76,941 - - - - - - $76,941
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $12,600 - - - - - - $12,600
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $232,941 - - - - - - $232,941
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $172,058 - - - - - - $172,058
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $275,294 - - - - - - $275,294
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $26,400 - - - - - - $26,400
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $675,000 - - - - - - $675,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $775,000 - - - - - - $775,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,850,000 $3,000,000 $437,500 $150,000 - - - $5,437,500
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,300,000 $600,000 $131,250 $100,000 - - - $2,131,250
    7 seasons $5,801,234 $3,610,000 $568,750 $250,000 - - - $10,229,984
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $481,941 $10,000 - - - - - $491,941
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $12,600 - - - - - - $12,600
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $404,999 - - - - - - $404,999
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $301,694 - - - - - - $301,694
    2 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,450,000 - - - - - - $1,450,000
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,850,000 $3,000,000 $437,500 $150,000 - - - $5,437,500
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $1,300,000 $600,000 $131,250 $100,000 - - - $2,131,250
  • 2019 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Rashaan Melvin ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Total Cash ($0) Rank
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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2019 DET 6 6 6 428 0.957 29 27 2
    2018 OAK 14 14 7 605 0.590 56 52 4 1
    2017 IND 10 10 10 552 0.540 36 30 6 3
    2016 IND 15 15 9 655 0.608 59 51 8 1
    2015 NE 9 9 66 0.070 9 5 2
    2014 TB 3 3 2 172 0.286 17 13 4 1
    2013 TB 2
    Totals 59 57 34 2,478 - 0 206 178 26 2 4