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Embed This Rishard Matthews

Wide Receiver Age: 29 Exp: 7 Years
Drafted: Round 7 (#227 overall), 2012 College: Nevada Agent(s): Premier Sports
Player Status: Retired
  • Current Contract

    Rishard Matthews signed a 1 year, $930,000 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including an average annual salary of $930,000. In 2019, Matthews will earn a base salary of $930,000, while carrying a cap hit of $645,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $930,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $930,000
    Total Guarantees -
    Guaranteed at Signing -
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2019 Contract details by year 29 $930,000 $645,000 - $930,000($930,000)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $0 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $0 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $0 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $0
    2020 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2018-2019

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $7,750,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $7,750,000
    Guaranteed -
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2018 28 $5,000,000 $833,334 $875,000 $1,625,000 - $8,333,334 $5,833,334 $5,875,000($5,875,000)
    2019 29 $4,500,000 - - $1,625,000 - $6,125,000 - $7,750,000($13,625,000)
    2020 Free agent year 30 UFA  
    • Per Game Active Bonus: $54,687 ($875,000)
    • 2019 Option Bonus: $3.25M (must be exercised by the end of the 2018 league year)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $53,612 - - - - - $443,612
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - - - - - $480,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $570,000 - - - - - - $570,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $660,000 - - - - - - $660,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $2,500,000 $2,500,000 - - - - $500,000 $5,500,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - - - - $500,000 $5,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $882,353 - $164,063 - - - - $1,046,414
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $538,235 - - - - - - $538,235
    7 seasons $11,020,588 $2,553,612 $164,063 - - - $1,000,000 $14,738,261
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    4 seasons Player Cash Earnings $2,100,000 $53,612 - - - - - $2,153,612
    3 seasons Player Cash Earnings $8,382,353 $2,500,000 $164,063 - - - - $12,046,414
    1 seasons Player Cash Earnings $538,235 - - - - - - $538,235
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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Yds/Gm Rec TD Fum Drops Prod Pts
    2018 NYJ 8 8 1 153 0.244 9 5 24 4.8 3.00 0 0 0 2.4
    2017 TEN 14 14 11 746 0.729 87 53 795 15 56.79 4 0 4 103.2
    2016 TEN 16 16 9 781 0.735 108 65 945 14.5 59.06 9 1 1 146.5
    2015 MIA 11 11 11 521 0.543 61 43 662 15.4 60.18 4 0 6 90.6
    2014 MIA 14 14 210 0.192 22 12 135 11.2 9.64 2 1 2 25.8
    2013 MIA 16 16 5 520 0.506 67 41 448 10.9 28.00 2 0 1 56.8
    2012 MIA 9 8 1 236 0.228 20 11 151 13.7 18.88 0 0 0 15.1
    Totals 88 87 38 3,167 - 374 230 3,160 13.7 36.32 21 2 14 440.40