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Minnesota Vikings

Minnesota Vikings 2020 Salary Cap

Vikings 2020 Salary Cap

An updated look at the Minnesota Vikings 2020 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 %
Cousins Kirk Cousins QB $9,500,000 $11,000,000 - - $500,000 - - ($62,000,000) $21,000,000 10.64
Thielen Adam Thielen WR $4,800,000 $2,800,000 $5,068,750 - $100,000 - - ($18,000,000) $12,768,750 6.47
Barr Anthony Barr OLB $10,000,000 $2,600,000 - - $100,000 - - ($20,400,000) $12,700,000 6.43
Ngakoue Yannick Ngakoue DE $8,000,000 $4,000,000 - - - - - ($12,000,000) $12,000,000 6.08
Harris Anthony Harris FS $11,441,000 - - - - - - ($11,441,000) $11,441,000 5.80
Smith Harrison Smith SS $8,350,000 $2,000,000 - - $400,000 - - ($2,000,000) $10,750,000 5.45
Rudolph Kyle Rudolph TE $7,025,000 $1,450,000 $250,000 - $100,000 - - ($12,825,000) $8,825,000 4.47
Reiff Riley Reiff LT $5,900,000 $2,200,000 - - $100,000 - - ($4,400,000) $8,200,000 4.15
Kendricks Eric Kendricks ILB $1,150,000 $2,100,000 $234,375 - $100,000 $1,930,000 - ($15,270,000) $5,514,375 2.79
Stephen Shamar Stephen DT $3,600,000 $1,333,333 - - $100,000 - - ($3,766,668) $5,033,333 2.55
Wilson Eric Wilson OLB $3,259,000 - - - - - - - $3,259,000 1.65
Bradbury Garrett Bradbury C $1,080,585 $1,847,340 - - - - - ($10,540,530) $2,927,925 1.48
Hughes Mike Hughes CB $1,377,044 $1,314,088 - - - - - ($4,653,220) $2,691,132 1.36
Jefferson Justin Jefferson WR $610,000 $1,775,964 - - - - - ($13,122,802) $2,385,964 1.21
Bailey Dan Bailey K $1,050,000 $1,050,000 - - $50,000 - - ($4,200,000) $2,150,000 1.09
Cook Dalvin Cook RB $1,331,364 $690,154 - - - - - - $2,021,518 1.02
Gladney Jeff Gladney CB $610,000 $1,388,369 - - - - - ($9,189,253) $1,998,369 1.01
Colquitt Britton Colquitt P $1,050,000 $716,667 - - $50,000 - - ($3,200,000) $1,816,666 0.92
Ham C.J. Ham FB $900,000 $750,000 - - $100,000 - - ($3,900,000) $1,750,000 0.89
Smith Irv Smith TE $758,566 $559,260 - - - - - ($2,435,812) $1,317,826 0.67
O'Neill Brian O'Neill RT $880,603 $321,207 - - - - - ($642,414) $1,201,810 0.61
Cleveland Ezra Cleveland LT $610,000 $396,765 - - - - - ($2,448,751) $1,006,765 0.51
Sharpe Tajae Sharpe WR $825,000 $175,000 - - - - - ($675,000) $1,000,000 0.51
Johnson Jaleel Johnson DT $825,000 $169,591 - - - - - - $994,591 0.50
Holmes Jalyn Holmes DT $750,000 $182,849 - - - - - ($365,700) $932,849 0.47
Abdullah Ameer Abdullah RB $910,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($137,500) $887,500 0.45
Hill Rashod Hill RT $910,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($887,500) $887,500 0.45
Mannion Sean Mannion QB $910,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($137,500) $887,500 0.45
Mattison Alexander Mattison RB $675,000 $205,543 - - - - - ($616,629) $880,543 0.45
Samia Dru Samia G $675,000 $184,279 - - - - - ($552,840) $859,279 0.44
Dozier Dakota Dozier G $910,000 $90,000 - - - - - ($90,000) $840,000 0.43
Dantzler Cameron Dantzler CB $610,000 $223,750 - - - - - ($895,000) $833,750 0.42
Conklin Tyler Conklin TE $750,000 $70,257 - - - - - ($140,517) $820,257 0.42
Odenigbo Ifeadi Odenigbo DE $750,000 $62,500 - - - - - ($62,500) $812,500 0.41
Wonnum D.J. Wonnum DE $610,000 $187,695 - - - - - ($750,780) $797,695 0.40
Lynch James Lynch DT $610,000 $172,749 - - - - - ($690,996) $782,749 0.40
Dye Troy Dye OLB $610,000 $169,645 - - - - - ($678,580) $779,645 0.39
Hill Holton Hill CB $750,000 $4,608 - - - - - ($5,000) $754,608 0.38
Boone Mike Boone RB $750,000 $2,500 - - - - - ($2,500) $752,500 0.38
Beebe Chad Beebe WR $750,000 - - - - - - - $750,000 0.38
Yarbrough Eddie Yarbrough DE $750,000 - - - - - - - $750,000 0.38
Watts Armon Watts DT $675,000 $42,113 - - - - - ($126,339) $717,113 0.36
Udoh Oli Udoh RT $675,000 $41,741 - - - - - ($125,223) $716,741 0.36
Boyd Kris Boyd CB $675,000 $27,314 - - - - - ($81,943) $702,314 0.36
Cutting Austin Cutting LS $675,000 $18,644 - - - - - ($55,932) $693,644 0.35
Johnson Olabisi Johnson WR $675,000 $18,572 - - - - - ($55,716) $693,572 0.35
Hand Harrison Hand CB $610,000 $74,695 - - - - - ($298,780) $684,695 0.35
Osborn K.J. Osborn WR $610,000 $66,943 - - - - - ($267,772) $676,943 0.34
Mata'afa Hercules Mata'afa DT $675,000 $1,334 - - - - - ($1,334) $676,334 0.34
Connelly Ryan Connelly ILB $675,000 - - - - - - - $675,000 0.34
Meadors Nate Meadors CB $675,000 - - - - - - - $675,000 0.34
Chisena Dan Chisena WR $610,000 $3,333 - - - - - ($60,000) $613,333 0.31
Active Roster: $156,287,588 $104,843,162 $42,901,302 $5,553,125 - $1,700,000 $1,930,000 - - $156,287,588 79.18


2020 Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission List

Cap breakdowns for players currently on the Exempt/Commissioner’s Permission 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 %
Pierce Michael Pierce
(COVID-19)
DT - - - - - - - ($6,000,000) - 0.00
Exempt: - - - - - - - - - - 0.00


2020 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 (4) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Hunter Danielle Hunter
(Neck)
DE $3,400,000 $3,000,000 $500,000 - $100,000 $2,000,000 - ($19,400,000) $9,000,000 4.56
Elflein Pat Elflein
(Thumb)
G $2,133,000 $234,210 - - - - - ($234,210) $2,367,210 1.20
Willekes Kenny Willekes
(Leg)
DE $400,000 $24,919 - - - - - ($99,676) $424,919 0.22
Dorn Myles Dorn
(Undisclosed)
FS $400,000 $5,000 - - - - - ($30,000) $405,000 0.21
Injured Reserve: $12,197,129 $6,333,000 $3,264,129 $500,000 - $100,000 $2,000,000 - - $12,197,129 6.18


2020 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 %
Gedeon Ben Gedeon OLB $475,000 $158,289 - - - - - ($158,289) $633,289 0.32
Reserve/PUP: $633,289 $475,000 $158,289 - - - - - - $633,289 0.32


2020 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 %
Smith Cameron Smith ILB $425,000 - - - - - - - $425,000 0.22
NFI: $425,000 $425,000 - - - - - - - $425,000 0.22


2020 Practice Squad

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

Player (16) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Jones Brett Jones C $204,000 - - - - - - - $204,000 0.10
Iloka George Iloka FS $192,000 - - - - - - - $192,000 0.10
Nickerson Jr. Hardy Nickerson Jr. ILB $192,000 - - - - - - - $192,000 0.10
Bargas Jake Bargas TE $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Brandel Blake Brandel T $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Browning Jake Browning QB $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Collins Aviante Collins T $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Dillon Brandon Dillon TE $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Fields Mark Fields CB $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Hinton Kyle Hinton G $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Hollins Alexander Hollins WR $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Huggins Albert Huggins DT $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Lynch Blake Lynch LB $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
McLaughlin Chase McLaughlin K $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Metellus Josh Metellus S $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Stanley Nate Stanley QB $142,800 - - - - - - - $142,800 0.07
Practice Squad: $2,444,400 $2,444,400 - - - - - - - $2,444,400 1.24


2020 Dead Cap

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

Player (41) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Diggs Stefon Diggs WR - $9,000,000 - - - - - - $9,000,000 4.56
Rhodes Xavier Rhodes CB - $4,800,000 - - - - - - $4,800,000 2.43
Kline Josh Kline G - $2,666,667 - - - - - - $2,666,667 1.35
Joseph Linval Joseph DT - $2,400,000 - - - - - - $2,400,000 1.22
Griffen Everson Griffen DE - $800,000 - - - - - - $800,000 0.41
Smith Cameron Smith LB - $220,519 - - - - - - $220,519 0.11
Epps Marcus Epps S - $126,087 - - - - - - $126,087 0.06
Clarke Nevelle Clarke CB $100,000 $5,000 - - - - - - $105,000 0.05
Davis Quartney Davis WR $100,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $103,333 0.05
McDermott Kevin McDermott LS - $100,000 - - - - - - $100,000 0.05
Jones Brett Jones C - $90,000 - - - - - - $90,000 0.05
Nickerson Jr. Hardy Nickerson Jr. ILB $68,118 - - - - - - - $68,117 0.03
Mitchell Dillon Mitchell WR - $60,009 - - - - - - $60,009 0.03
Aruna Ade Aruna DE - $59,204 - - - - - - $59,204 0.03
Badet Jeff Badet WR - $50,000 - - - - - - $50,000 0.03
Downs Devante Downs ILB - $47,201 - - - - - - $47,200 0.02
Zettel Anthony Zettel DE - $45,000 - - - - - - $45,000 0.02
Brandel Blake Brandel T - $41,243 - - - - - - $41,243 0.02
Metellus Josh Metellus S - $40,064 - - - - - - $40,064 0.02
Aiello Brady Aiello T $35,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $38,333 0.02
Lynch Blake Lynch LB $30,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $33,333 0.02
Bargas Jake Bargas TE $20,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $23,333 0.01
Moa David Moa DT $20,000 $3,333 - - - - - - $23,333 0.01
Dorn Myles Dorn CB $15,000 $5,000 - - - - - - $20,000 0.01
Stanley Nate Stanley QB - $19,387 - - - - - - $19,387 0.01
Cole II Brian Cole II S - $18,873 - - - - - - $18,873 0.01
Hinton Kyle Hinton G - $18,873 - - - - - - $18,873 0.01
Meadors Nate Meadors CB $8,400 $6,667 - - - - - - $15,067 0.01
Browning Jake Browning QB - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
Saint-Amour Anree Saint-Amour DE - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
Abernathy Micah Abernathy S - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Blasingame Khari Blasingame FB - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Davis Davion Davis WR - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Dillon Brandon Dillon TE - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Lacina Jake Lacina C - $2,100 - - - - - - $2,100 0.00
Keenoy John Keenoy C - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
Odenigbo Tito Odenigbo DT - $1,667 - - - - - - $1,667 0.00
Griffin-Stewart Nakia Griffin-Stewart TE - $1,666 - - - - - - $1,666 0.00
Sayles Marcus Sayles CB - $1,250 - - - - - - $1,250 0.00
Addison Bralon Addison WR - $833 - - - - - - $833 0.00
Higby Tyler Higby G - $666 - - - - - - $666 0.00
Dead: $21,089,492 $396,518 $20,692,976 - - - - - - $21,089,492 10.68


2020 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2020 NFL Salary Cap $198,200,000
2019 Rollover Cap $-805,665
Adjustment $0
Adjusted Salary Cap $197,394,335
All Contracts $104,843,162 $42,901,302 $5,553,125 - $1,700,000 $1,930,000 - $156,287,588
Injured Reserve Money $6,333,000 $3,264,129 $500,000 - $100,000 $2,000,000 - $12,197,129
Reserve/PUP Money $475,000 $158,289 - - - - - $633,289
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $425,000 - - - - - - $425,000
Dead Money $396,518 $20,692,976 - - - - - $21,089,492
Practice Squad $2,444,400 - - - - - - $2,444,400
Total $114,917,080 $67,016,696 $6,053,125 - $1,800,000 $3,930,000 - $193,076,898
Cap Space $4,317,437