New Orleans Saints

New Orleans Saints 2021 Salary Cap

Saints 2021 Salary Cap

An updated look at the New Orleans Saints 2021 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 (54) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Williams Marcus Williams FS $10,612,000 - - - - - - ($10,612,000) $10,612,000 5.72
Jordan Cameron Jordan DE $1,075,000 $3,100,000 - - $100,000 $5,081,250 - ($30,700,000) $9,356,250 5.04
Armstead Terron Armstead LT $1,120,000 - - - - $7,179,375 - ($21,300,000) $8,299,375 4.47
Hill Taysom Hill QB $1,034,000 $6,225,000 - - - - - ($22,259,000) $7,259,000 3.91
Davis Demario Davis OLB $1,100,000 $4,500,000 - - - $1,300,000 - ($17,400,000) $6,900,000 3.72
Onyemata David Onyemata DT $660,000 - - - - $4,670,000 - ($14,010,000) $5,330,000 2.87
Ramczyk Ryan Ramczyk RT $1,473,216 $3,800,000 - - - - - ($43,014,824) $5,273,216 2.84
Jenkins Malcolm Jenkins FS $1,100,000 $2,250,000 - - - $1,700,000 - ($12,950,000) $5,050,000 2.72
Kamara Alvin Kamara RB $2,000,000 $3,000,000 - - - - - ($29,500,000) $5,000,000 2.70
Lattimore Marshon Lattimore CB $990,000 $1,500,000 - - - $1,850,800 - ($53,601,000) $4,340,800 2.34
Davenport Marcus Davenport DE $999,661 $2,018,527 - - - $270,846 - ($13,925,418) $3,289,034 1.77
Ruiz Cesar Ruiz G $1,186,328 $1,695,310 - - - - - ($10,373,896) $2,881,638 1.55
Hurst James Hurst LT $1,075,000 $1,000,000 - - - - - ($4,575,000) $2,075,000 1.12
McCoy Erik McCoy C $1,048,690 $612,378 - - - - - ($1,224,756) $1,661,068 0.90
Gray J.T. Gray SS $1,000,000 $500,000 - - - - - ($2,000,000) $1,500,000 0.81
Smith Tre'quan Smith WR $990,000 $204,256 - - - $238,567 - ($1,158,524) $1,432,823 0.77
Vannett Nick Vannett TE $1,000,000 $300,000 - - - - - ($3,800,000) $1,300,000 0.70
Roby Bradley Roby CB $1,015,000 - - - - $169,475 - ($1,372,222) $1,184,475 0.64
Wood Zach Wood LS $1,000,000 $175,000 - - - - - ($1,525,000) $1,175,000 0.63
Baun Zack Baun OLB $828,690 $264,762 - - - - - ($794,286) $1,093,452 0.59
Williams P.J. Williams CB $2,240,000 $60,000 - - - - - ($2,300,000) $1,050,000 0.57
Gardner-Johnson Chauncey Gardner-Johnson SS $850,000 $196,025 - - - - - ($392,050) $1,046,025 0.56
Werner Pete Werner LB $660,000 $373,578 - - - - - ($2,412,707) $1,033,578 0.56
Trautman Adam Trautman TE $814,518 $208,074 - - - - - ($624,222) $1,022,592 0.55
Alexander Kwon Alexander ILB $990,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($1,127,500) $995,556 0.54
Montgomery Ty Montgomery RB $990,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($1,127,500) $987,500 0.53
Washington Dwayne Washington RB $990,000 $137,500 - - - - - ($1,127,500) $987,500 0.53
Adebo Paulson Adebo CB $660,000 $256,429 - - - - - ($1,025,716) $916,429 0.49
Elliss Kaden Elliss OLB $850,000 $19,079 - - - - - ($38,158) $869,079 0.47
Granderson Carl Granderson DE $850,000 $5,000 - - - - - ($5,000) $855,000 0.46
Harty Deonte Harty WR $850,000 $3,334 - - - - - ($3,334) $853,334 0.46
Tuttle Shy Tuttle DT $850,000 $1,668 - - - - - ($1,668) $851,668 0.46
Siemian Trevor Siemian QB $990,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.46
Humphrey Lil’jordan Humphrey WR $850,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.46
Book Ian Book QB $660,000 $168,396 - - - - - ($673,584) $828,396 0.45
Heath Jeff Heath SS $1,015,274 - - - - - - - $802,774 0.43
Callaway Marquez Callaway WR $780,000 $3,333 - - - - - ($6,667) $783,333 0.42
Johnson Juwan Johnson WR $780,000 - - - - - - - $780,000 0.42
Holmes Jalyn Holmes DT $715,556 - - - - - - - $715,555 0.39
Gillikin Blake Gillikin P $660,000 $500 - - - - - ($1,000) $660,500 0.36
Dowell Andrew Dowell LB $660,000 - - - - - - - $660,000 0.36
Throckmorton Calvin Throckmorton G $660,000 - - - - - - - $660,000 0.36
Ingram Mark Ingram RB $656,944 - - - - - - ($656,944) $656,944 0.35
Jones Tony Jones RB $578,325 - - - - - - - $578,325 0.31
Mills Jordan Mills RT $656,944 - - - - - - - $519,444 0.28
Ringo Christian Ringo DT $408,888 - - - - - - ($920,000) $408,888 0.22
Maher Brett Maher K $377,776 - - - - - - - $377,776 0.20
Huggins Albert Huggins DT $283,332 - - - - - - - $283,332 0.15
Stills Kenny Stills WR $298,610 - - - - - - - $236,110 0.13
Prentice Adam Prentice FB $219,996 - - - - - - - $219,996 0.12
Carpenter James Carpenter G $238,888 - - - - - - - $188,888 0.10
Clapp Will Clapp C $51,111 - - - - - - - $51,111 0.03
Russell Keivarae Russell CB $51,111 - - - - - - - $51,111 0.03
Roach Malcolm Roach DE $36,666 - - - - - - - $36,666 0.02
Active Roster: $107,680,541 $54,531,524 $32,853,149 - - $100,000 $22,460,313 - - $107,680,541 58.05


2021 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 (10) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Peat Andrus Peat
(Pectoral)
G $1,000,000 $2,600,000 - - - $2,000,000 - ($19,400,000) $5,600,000 3.02
Lutz Wil Lutz
(Abdominal)
K $990,000 $1,050,000 - - $50,000 $870,000 - ($6,750,000) $2,960,000 1.60
Winston Jameis Winston
(Knee-acl)
QB $1,000,000 $1,500,000 - - - - - ($5,500,000) $2,500,000 1.35
Turner Payton Turner
(Calf)
DE $660,000 $1,617,225 - - - - - ($12,524,737) $2,277,225 1.23
Kpassagnon Tanoh Kpassagnon
(Ankle)
DE $1,000,000 $100,000 - - - - - ($1,500,000) $1,100,000 0.59
Greenidge Ethan Greenidge
(Arm)
RT $850,000 $2,500 - - - - - ($2,500) $852,500 0.46
Griffin Garrett Griffin
(Hamstring)
TE $850,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.46
Young Landon Young
(Foot)
RT $660,000 $42,445 - - - - - ($169,780) $702,445 0.38
Soehner Dylan Soehner
(Undisclosed)
TE $415,000 $6,666 - - - - - ($120,000) $421,666 0.23
Dalton Jalen Dalton
(Arm)
DT $415,000 - - - - - - - $415,000 0.22
Injured Reserve: $17,678,836 $7,840,000 $6,918,836 - - $50,000 $2,870,000 - - $17,678,836 9.53


2021 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 %
Thomas Michael Thomas WR $1,000,000 $4,000,000 - - $200,000 $4,900,000 - ($32,800,000) $10,100,000 5.45
Reserve/PUP: $10,100,000 $1,000,000 $4,000,000 - - $200,000 $4,900,000 - - $10,100,000 5.45


2021 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 (2) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Benenoch Caleb Benenoch
(Covid-19)
RT $330,000 - - - - - - - $283,332 0.15
Miller Jordan Miller
(Covid-19)
CB $18,400 - - - - - - - $18,400 0.01
NFI: $301,732 $348,400 - - - - - - - $301,732 0.16


2021 Practice Squad

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

Player (14) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Hawkins Jerald Hawkins T $70,000 - - - - - - - $70,000 0.04
White Kevin White WR $56,000 - - - - - - - $56,000 0.03
Bortles Blake Bortles QB $28,000 - - - - - - - $28,000 0.02
Westbrooks Ethan Westbrooks DT $28,000 - - - - - - - $28,000 0.02
Mabin Dylan Mabin CB $27,600 - - - - - - - $27,600 0.01
Cabral Cohl Cabral C $18,400 - - - - - - - $18,400 0.01
Finch Sharif Finch LB $18,400 - - - - - - - $18,400 0.01
Hansen Chase Hansen LB $18,400 - - - - - - - $18,400 0.01
Winston Easop Winston WR $18,400 - - - - - - - $18,400 0.01
Wolf Ethan Wolf TE $18,400 - - - - - - - $18,400 0.01
Lamp Forrest Lamp G $14,000 - - - - - - - $14,000 0.01
Baker Kawaan Baker WR $9,200 - - - - - - - $9,200 0.00
Hoyett Braxton Hoyett DT $9,200 - - - - - - - $9,200 0.00
Thompson Bryce Thompson CB $9,200 - - - - - - - $9,200 0.00
Practice Squad: $343,200 $343,200 - - - - - - - $343,200 0.19


2021 Dead Cap

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

Player (73) Pos. Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Misc. Dead Cap Cap Hit Cap %
Brees Drew Brees QB - $5,750,000 - - - $5,400,000 - - $11,150,000 6.01
Jenkins Janoris Jenkins CB - $6,000,000 $1,200,000 - - - - - $7,200,000 3.88
Sanders Emmanuel Sanders WR - $4,100,000 - - - - - - $4,100,000 2.21
Rankins Sheldon Rankins DT - $4,000,000 - - - - - - $4,000,000 2.16
Cook Jared Cook TE - $2,000,000 - - - - - - $2,000,000 1.08
Morstead Thomas Morstead P - $2,000,000 - - - - - - $2,000,000 1.08
Brown Malcom Brown DT - $1,500,000 - - - - - - $1,500,000 0.81
Robinson Patrick Robinson CB - $1,250,000 - - - - - - $1,250,000 0.67
Poole Brian Poole CB $990,000 $137,500 - - - - - - $1,127,500 0.61
Easton Nick Easton G - $1,000,000 - - - - - - $1,000,000 0.54
Crawley Ken Crawley CB $920,000 - - - - - - - $920,000 0.50
Murray Latavius Murray RB - $850,000 - - $50,000 - - - $900,000 0.49
Armah Alex Armah FB $839,000 $137,500 - - - - - - $890,942 0.48
Trufant Desmond Trufant CB $1,075,000 - - - - - - - $850,000 0.46
Hill Josh Hill TE - $750,000 - - - - - - $750,000 0.40
Clapp Will Clapp C $706,421 $18,285 - - - - - - $724,706 0.39
Stills Kenny Stills WR $670,942 - - - - - - - $670,942 0.36
Roach Malcolm Roach DE $600,129 $3,333 - - - - - - $603,462 0.33
Hansen Chase Hansen LB $547,596 $1,668 - - - - - - $549,264 0.30
Adams Montravius Adams DE $523,000 - - - - - - - $523,000 0.28
Ringo Christian Ringo DT $459,999 - - - - - - - $459,999 0.25
Bronson Josiah Bronson DT $433,596 $8,333 - - - - - - $441,929 0.24
White Kevin White WR $414,000 - - - - - - - $414,000 0.22
Hogan Chris Hogan WR $358,333 - - - - - - - $358,333 0.19
Huggins Albert Huggins DT $338,532 - - - - - - - $338,532 0.18
Lamp Forrest Lamp G $302,444 - - - - - - - $302,444 0.16
Benenoch Caleb Benenoch RT $283,600 - - - - - - - $283,600 0.15
Ozigbo Devine Ozigbo RB $283,332 - - - - - - - $283,332 0.15
Rosas Aldrick Rosas K $275,000 - - - - - - - $275,000 0.15
Russell Keivarae Russell CB $241,511 - - - - - - - $241,511 0.13
Baker Kawaan Baker WR $211,332 $20,018 - - - - - - $231,350 0.12
Winston Easop Winston WR $229,598 - - - - - - - $229,598 0.12
Miller Jordan Miller CB $214,044 - - - - - - - $214,044 0.12
Wolf Ethan Wolf TE $202,132 - - - - - - - $202,132 0.11
Johnson Brian Johnson K $183,330 - - - - - - - $183,330 0.10
Prentice Adam Prentice FB $165,333 - - - - - - - $165,333 0.09
Parkey Cody Parkey K $165,000 - - - - - - - $165,000 0.09
Armstead Ryquell Armstead RB $156,400 - - - - - - - $156,400 0.08
Mills Jordan Mills RT $147,444 - - - - - - - $147,444 0.08
Mabin Dylan Mabin CB $128,800 - - - - - - - $128,800 0.07
Reiter Austin Reiter C $124,000 - - - - - - - $124,000 0.07
Adams Josh Adams RB $112,400 - - - - - - - $112,400 0.06
Hampton Saquan Hampton S - $97,604 - - - - - - $97,604 0.05
McManis Wynton McManis OLB $73,467 - - - - - - - $73,466 0.04
Finch Sharif Finch LB $70,933 - - - - - - - $70,933 0.04
Stevens Tommy Stevens TE - $60,447 - - - - - - $60,447 0.03
Bortles Blake Bortles QB $59,722 - - - - - - - $59,722 0.03
Carpenter James Carpenter G $59,722 - - - - - - - $59,722 0.03
Heath Jeff Heath SS $59,722 - - - - - - - $59,722 0.03
Miller Lamar Miller RB $56,000 - - - - - - - $56,000 0.03
March Justin March OLB $55,000 - - - - - - - $55,000 0.03
Westbrooks Ethan Westbrooks DT $55,000 - - - - - - - $55,000 0.03
Murphy Kyle Murphy T $47,222 - - - - - - - $47,222 0.03
Perry Malcolm Perry RB $46,000 - - - - - - - $46,000 0.02
Hoyett Braxton Hoyett DT $36,666 - - - - - - - $36,666 0.02
Haley Grant Haley CB - $35,717 - - - - - - $35,717 0.02
Holmes Jalyn Holmes DT $28,000 - - - - - - - $28,000 0.02
Johnson Jaleel Johnson DT $14,000 - - - - - - - $14,000 0.01
Bachie Joe Bachie LB - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
Steckler Jordan Steckler G - $10,000 - - - - - - $10,000 0.01
Mills Bryan Mills CB $9,200 - - - - - - - $9,200 0.00
Williams Lakiem Williams LB $9,200 - - - - - - - $9,200 0.00
Throckmorton Calvin Throckmorton T - $8,334 - - - - - - $8,334 0.00
Johnson Juwan Johnson WR - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Jones Tony Jones RB - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Washington Keith Washington CB - $6,667 - - - - - - $6,667 0.00
Ellis Tino Ellis CB - $5,000 - - - - - - $5,000 0.00
Paulo Darrin Paulo T - $3,334 - - - - - - $3,334 0.00
Cooney Nolan Cooney P - $3,333 - - - - - - $3,333 0.00
Scott III Stevie Scott III RB - $2,500 - - - - - - $2,500 0.00
Woods Lawrence Woods CB - $1,666 - - - - - - $1,666 0.00
Cumberlander Gus Cumberlander DE - $1,000 - - - - - - $1,000 0.00
Brown Mike Brown G - $833 - - - - - - $833 0.00
Dead: $49,107,949 $12,982,102 $29,786,406 $1,200,000 - $50,000 $5,400,000 - - $49,107,949 26.47


2021 Cap Totals

Cap Type Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Incentives Cap Total
2021 NFL Salary Cap $182,500,000
2020 Rollover Cap $4,122,189
Adjustment $-1,131,685
Adjusted Salary Cap $185,490,504
All Contracts $54,531,524 $32,853,149 - - $100,000 $22,460,313 - $107,680,541
Injured Reserve Money $7,840,000 $6,918,836 - - $50,000 $2,870,000 - $17,678,836
Reserve/PUP Money $1,000,000 $4,000,000 - - $200,000 $4,900,000 - $10,100,000
Reserve/Non-Football Injury Money $348,400 - - - - - - $301,732
Dead Money $12,982,102 $29,786,406 $1,200,000 - $50,000 $5,400,000 - $49,107,949
Practice Squad $343,200 - - - - - - $343,200
Total $77,045,226 $73,558,391 $1,200,000 - $400,000 $35,630,313 - $185,212,258
Cap Space $278,246