Cedrick Wilson

New Orleans Saints, Wide Receiver
Age: 28-253d (Nov 20, 1995)
Exp: 7 Years
Country: US
College: Boise State
Drafted: Round 6 (#208 overall), 2018
Agent(s): Carmen Wallace (Athletes First)
2024 Cap Hit

$1,850,000

2024 Cash

$2,850,000

Career Earnings

$16,731,298

2024-2025 Free Agent (CURRENT)

Cedrick Wilson signed a 2 year , $5,750,000 contract with the New Orleans Saints, including $1,500,000 signing bonus, $2,850,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,875,000. In 2024, Wilson will earn a base salary of $1,350,000 and a signing bonus of $1,500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $1,850,000 and a dead cap value of $1,500,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $5,750,000
Average Salary:
$2,875,000
Signing Bonus:
$1,500,000
GTD at Sign:
$2,850,000
Total GTD:
$2,850,000
Free Agent:
2026 / UFA
Year Age Status Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2024 29 $1,850,000 0.72% $2,850,000 $2,850,000 $1,500,000
POTENTIAL OUT: 2025, 1 YR, $2,850,000; $1,000,000 DEAD CAP
2025 30 $3,400,000 1.24% $2,900,000 $5,750,000 $1,000,000
2026 31
Void
UFA
$500,000 0.17% - - $500,000
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Proration Roster Bonus Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2024 29 $1,350,000 $500,000 - $1,850,000 0.72% $1,500,000
POTENTIAL OUT: 2025, 1 YR, $2,850,000; $1,000,000 DEAD CAP
2025 30 $2,700,000 $500,000 $200,000 $3,400,000 1.24% $1,000,000
2026 31
Void
UFA
- $500,000 - $500,000 0.17% $500,000
Year Age Status Base P5 Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2024 29 $1,350,000 $1,500,000 - $2,850,000 $2,850,000 $2,850,000 $2,875,000
2025 30 $2,700,000 - $200,000 $2,900,000 $5,750,000 $2,875,000 $2,900,000
2026 31
Void
- - - - - - -
Contract Notes
  • $2.85M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2024 salary)
  • 2025 Roster Bonus: $200,000
Source: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2022-2023 Free Agent

Cedrick Wilson signed a 3 year , $22,050,000 contract with the Miami Dolphins, including $3,000,000 signing bonus, $12,750,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $7,350,000. In 2024, Wilson will earn, while carrying a cap hit of $2,500,000 and a dead cap value of $2,500,000.
Contract Terms:
3 yr(s) / $22,050,000
Average Salary:
$7,350,000
Signing Bonus:
$3,000,000
GTD at Sign:
$12,750,000
Total GTD:
$12,750,000
Free Agent:
2024 / UFA
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2021-2021

Cedrick Wilson signed a 1 year , $2,183,000 contract with the Dallas Cowboys, including an average annual salary of $2,183,000.
Contract Terms:
1 yr(s) / $2,183,000
Average Salary:
$2,183,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
GTD at Sign:
Total GTD:
Free Agent:
2022 / UFA
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2019-2020

Cedrick Wilson signed a 2 year , $1,080,000 contract with the Dallas Cowboys, including an average annual salary of $540,000.
Contract Terms:
2 yr(s) / $1,080,000
Average Salary:
$540,000
Signing Bonus:
N/A
GTD at Sign:
Total GTD:
Free Agent:
2021 / RFA
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2018-2021 Rookie

Cedrick Wilson signed a 4 year , $2,578,408 contract with the Dallas Cowboys, including $118,408 signing bonus, $118,408 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $644,602.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $2,578,408
Average Salary:
$644,602
Signing Bonus:
$118,408
GTD at Sign:
$118,408
Total GTD:
$118,408
Free Agent:
2022 / UFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$16,731,298

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

2 teams

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2018 23
Injured
$481,408
$481,408
2019 24
Injured
Retained
$486,845
$8,000
$968,253
$976,253
2020 25
Active
$822,045
$1,798,298
2021 26
Active
$2,183,000
$3,981,298
2022 27
Active
$7,750,000
$11,731,298
2023 28
Active
$5,000,000
$16,731,298
Total      
$16,731,298
$16,731,298
2024 29
Active
$2,850,000
2025 30
Active
$2,900,000
Total
$22,481,298
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2018
23
$363,000
$118,408
$481,408
$481,408
2019
24
$445,235
$8,000
$41,610
$486,845
$8,000
$968,253
$976,253
2020
25
$675,000
$147,045
$822,045
$1,798,298
2021
26
$2,183,000
$2,183,000
$3,981,298
2022
27
$4,000,000
$3,000,000
$750,000
$7,750,000
$11,731,298
2023
28
$2,000,000
$3,000,000
$5,000,000
$16,731,298
Total
$9,674,235
$3,118,408
$3,000,000
$750,000
$188,655
$16,731,298
$16,731,298
2024
29
$1,350,000
$1,500,000
$2,850,000
2025
30
$2,700,000
$200,000
$2,900,000
Total
$13,724,235
$4,618,408
$3,000,000
$950,000
$188,655
$22,481,298

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
4 $3,674,235 $118,408 - - - $188,655 $3,981,298
2 $6,000,000 $3,000,000 $750,000 $3,000,000 - - $12,750,000

Injuries

Year Weeks Reason
2018 DAL 1 - 17 Shoulder
2019 DAL 15 - 17 Knee
2021 DAL 15 - 15 COVID-19
  • Mar 14, 2024 Signed a 2 year $5.75 million contract with New Orleans (NO)
  • Dec 29, 2023 Fined $16,391 Blind-side Block against Dallas (DAL)
  • Aug 29, 2023 Converted $3M of 2023 salary into signing bonus, and $2M of 2023 salary into incentives, clearing $3.5M of cap with Miami (MIA)
  • Mar 14, 2022 Signed a 3 year $22.05 million contract with Miami (MIA)
  • Mar 15, 2021 Assigned a 1 year $2.183 million tender by Dallas (DAL)
  • Sep 14, 2019 Signed to the active roster by Dallas (DAL)
  • Sep 02, 2019 Signed to the practice squad by Dallas (DAL)
  • Aug 31, 2019 Waived by Dallas (DAL)
  • May 12, 2018 Signed a 4 year $2.57 million contract with Dallas (DAL)
  • Apr 29, 2018 Drafted by Dallas (DAL): Round 6 (#208 overall)

Fines

Date Reason Fine Amount
Dec 29, 2023 Blind-side Block against Dallas (DAL) $16,391
Year Team GP GS Snaps Snaps% Receiving Receptions Receiving Yards Receiving Touchdowns Fum
2023 MIA 15 2 495 47.30 22 296 3 0
2022 MIA 15 237 22.40 12 136 0 0
2021 DAL 16 4 528 43.00 45 602 6 3
2020 DAL 16 228 19.90 17 189 2 0
2019 DAL 6 75 7.10 5 46 0 0

Calculated Market Value

Market Value

  • 1 years, $2,135,785
  • Avg. Salary: $2,135,785
  • NFL Rank: 746
  • WR Rank: 88

Current Contract

  • Free Agent: 2026
  • Avg. Salary: $2,875,000
  • NFL Rank: 644
  • WR Rank: 75

Comparable Players

We've selected the following players based on their age, contract status, and statistical production to compare Cedrick Wilson to.

Player Length Value Avg. Salary Age When Signed
Ashton Dulin 2 $7,200,000 $3,600,000 25
Zach Pascal 2 $4,500,000 $2,250,000 28
Justin Watson 2 $3,400,000 $1,700,000 28
Brice Butler 2 $1,595,000 $797,500 27
Averages 2 $4,173,750 $2,086,875 27.0

Base Calculated Value

After adjusting the above contracts as if signed at Wilson's current age (28), a linear regression is performed, providing us with the following initial value.

Length Value Avg. Salary
1 $2,019,750 $2,019,750

Statistical Comparisons

Now we'll compare our variables and Wilson statistically over the two seasons prior to their signing. In this case we're analyzing: GP%, Rec Tgt/Gm, Rec/Gm, Rec Yds/Gm, Rec TD/Gm, YAC/GM, Drops/Gm, Rating

Player GP% Rec Tgt/Gm Rec/Gm Rec Yds/Gm Rec TD/Gm YAC/GM Drops/Gm Rating
Ashton Dulin
2021-2022
85.29 1.52 0.97 13.10 0.10 2.97 0.07 65.75
Zach Pascal
2021-2022
97.06 2.67 1.61 16.18 0.12 6.30 0.09 57.65
Justin Watson
2021-2022
52.94 1.89 0.83 17.50 0.11 3.24 0.24 26.35
Brice Butler
2016-2017
90.62 1.93 1.07 18.48 0.21 1.76 0.14 63.50
Average 81.48 2.00 1.12 16.32 0.14 3.57 0.14 53.31
Cedrick Wilson
2022-2023
90.91 1.87 1.13 14.40 0.10 3.73 0.03 64.90
Pct Change 11.57 -6.50 0.89 -11.76 -28.57 4.48 78.57 21.74
Median Prime % Change 2.69%
Average Prime % Change 8.80%

Calculated Market Value: Cedrick Wilson

After applying our Prime % figures into our base calculated value, we're given two values. The average of these values becomes our current calculated market value.

Terms Avg. Salary
1 years, $2,135,785 $2,135,785
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