Chris Lindstrom

Age: 27-144d (Feb 08, 1997)
Exp: 6 Years
Country: US
College: Boston College
Drafted: Round 1 (#14 overall), 2019
Agent(s): Bradley Blank (Brad Blank & Associates)
2024 Cap Hit

$18,000,000

2024 Cash

$12,500,000

Career Earnings

$50,727,754

2023-2028 Extension (CURRENT)

Chris Lindstrom signed a 5 year , $102,500,000 contract with the Atlanta Falcons, including $27,500,000 signing bonus, $48,202,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $20,500,000. In 2024, Lindstrom will earn a base salary of $12,500,000, while carrying a cap hit of $18,000,000 and a dead cap value of $34,500,000.
Contract Terms:
5 yr(s) / $102,500,000
Average Salary:
$20,500,000
Signing Bonus:
$27,500,000
GTD at Sign:
$48,202,000
Total GTD:
$48,202,000
Free Agent:
2029 / UFA
Year Age Cap HitAnnual Cap % League Cap Cash Annual Cash Cumulative Dead Cap Annual
2023 26 $13,702,000 6.10% $35,779,024 $35,779,024 $48,202,000
2024 27 $18,000,000 7.05% $12,500,000 $48,279,024 $34,500,000
POTENTIAL OUT: 2025, 2 YR, $48,279,024; $16,500,000 DEAD CAP
2025 28 $20,000,000 7.32% $14,500,000 $62,779,024 $16,500,000
2026 29 $21,500,000 7.35% $16,000,000 $78,779,024 $11,000,000
2027 30 $23,250,000 7.43% $17,750,000 $96,529,024 $5,500,000
2028 31 $19,250,000 5.75% $19,250,000 $115,779,024 -
2029 32
UFA
Year Age Base P5 Salary Signing Proration Roster Bonus Cap Hit Cap % League Cap Dead Cap
2023 26 $4,202,000 $5,500,000 $4,000,000 $13,702,000 6.10% $48,202,000
2024 27 $12,500,000 $5,500,000 - $18,000,000 7.05% $34,500,000
POTENTIAL OUT: 2025, 2 YR, $48,279,024; $16,500,000 DEAD CAP
2025 28 $14,500,000 $5,500,000 - $20,000,000 7.32% $16,500,000
2026 29 $16,000,000 $5,500,000 - $21,500,000 7.35% $11,000,000
2027 30 $15,750,000 $5,500,000 $2,000,000 $23,250,000 7.43% $5,500,000
2028 31 $17,250,000 - $2,000,000 $19,250,000 5.75% -
2029 32
UFA
Year Age Base P5 Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Cash Total Cash Cumulative AYC Cumulative AYC Remaining
2023 26 $4,202,000 $27,500,000 $4,000,000 $35,779,024 $35,779,024 $35,779,024 $19,296,504
2024 27 $12,500,000 - - $12,500,000 $48,279,024 $24,139,512 $16,000,000
2025 28 $14,500,000 - - $14,500,000 $62,779,024 $20,926,341 $16,875,000
2026 29 $16,000,000 - - $16,000,000 $78,779,024 $19,694,756 $17,666,667
2027 30 $15,750,000 - $2,000,000 $17,750,000 $96,529,024 $19,305,805 $18,500,000
2028 31 $17,250,000 - $2,000,000 $19,250,000 $115,779,024 $19,296,504 $19,250,000
Contract Notes
  • $48.202M guaranteed (signing bonus + 2023 salary + 2023 roster bonus + 2024 salary)
  • 2023 Roster Bonus: $4M
  • 2027 Roster Bonus: $2M (5th league day of 2027)
  • 2028 Roster Bonus: $2M (5th league day of 2028)
Source: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

2019-2023 Rookie

Chris Lindstrom signed a 4 year , $14,727,287 contract with the Atlanta Falcons, including $8,717,276 signing bonus, $14,727,287 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,681,822.
Contract Terms:
4 yr(s) / $14,727,287
Average Salary:
$3,681,822
Signing Bonus:
$8,717,276
GTD at Sign:
$14,727,287
Total GTD:
$14,727,287
Free Agent:
2024 / UFA
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Career Earnings thru 2024

$50,727,754

Career Earnings w/ Different Teams

1 team

Earnings Per Year

Year Age Team(s) Status Cash Total Cash Cumulative Awards
2019 22
Active
$9,239,115
$9,239,115
2020 23
Active
$1,376,715
$10,615,830
2021 24
Active
$1,832,160
$12,447,990
2022 25
Active
$2,500,740
$14,948,730
All NFL (2nd)
2023 26
Active
$35,779,024
$50,727,754
Nfc Pro Bowl:G All NFL (2nd)
Total      
$50,727,754
$50,727,754
2024 27
Active
$12,500,000
2025 28
Active
$14,500,000
2026 29
Active
$16,000,000
2027 30
Active
$17,750,000
2028 31
Active
$19,250,000
Total
$130,727,754
Year Team(s) Age Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Workout Incentives Cash Total Cash Cumulative
2019
22
$495,000
$8,717,276
$26,839
$9,239,115
$9,239,115
2020
23
$1,161,503
$215,212
$1,376,715
$10,615,830
2021
24
$1,832,160
$1,832,160
$12,447,990
2022
25
$2,500,740
$2,500,740
$14,948,730
2023
26
$4,202,000
$27,500,000
$4,000,000
$77,024
$35,779,024
$50,727,754
Total
$10,191,403
$36,217,276
$4,000,000
$319,075
$50,727,754
$50,727,754
2024
27
$12,500,000
$12,500,000
2025
28
$14,500,000
$14,500,000
2026
29
$16,000,000
$16,000,000
2027
30
$15,750,000
$2,000,000
$17,750,000
2028
31
$17,250,000
$2,000,000
$19,250,000
Total
$86,191,403
$36,217,276
$8,000,000
$319,075
$130,727,754

Earnings Per Team

Years Team Base Signing Roster Restructure Option Incentives Cash Cumulative
5 $10,191,403 $36,217,276 $4,000,000 - - $319,075 $50,727,754

Injuries

Year Weeks Reason
2019 ATL 1 - 13 Foot
  • Mar 13, 2023 Signed a 5 year $102.5million contract extension with Atlanta (ATL)
  • May 02, 2022 Atlanta (ATL) exercised a $13.202 million option for 2023
  • May 16, 2019 Signed a 4 year $14.72 million contract with Atlanta (ATL)
  • Apr 25, 2019 Drafted by Atlanta (ATL): Round 1 (#14 overall)
Year Team GP GS Snaps Snaps%
2023 ATL 15 15 1,007 94.20
2022 ATL 17 17 1,047 99.60
2021 ATL 17 17 1,037 98.60
2020 ATL 16 16 1,122 100.00
2019 ATL 5 5 315 53.60
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