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Embed This Mason Foster

Inside Linebacker Age: 29 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#84 overall), 2011 College: Washington Agent(s): Steve Caric (Caric Sports Management)
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  • Current Contract

    Mason Foster signed a 2 year, $3,400,000 contract with the Washington Redskins, including a $500,000 signing bonus, $1,500,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $1,700,000. In 2018, Foster will earn a base salary of $1,000,000, a signing bonus of $500,000 and a roster bonus of $156,250, while carrying a cap hit of $1,406,250 and a dead cap value of $1,500,000.

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $3,400,000
    Signing Bonus $500,000
    Average Salary $1,700,000
    Total Guarantees $1,500,000
    Guaranteed at Signing $1,500,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
      Bonus Breakdown Cap Details Cash Details  
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Roster Cap Hit Dead Cap Yearly Cash
    2018 Contract details by year 29 $1,000,000 $250,000 $156,250 $1,406,250 $1,500,000 $1,656,250($1,656,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $1,500,000 2018 Cap Savings: $-93,750 Pre-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $500,000 2018 Cap Savings: $906,250 Post-6/1 Release 2018 Dead Cap: $1,250,000 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2018 Cap Savings: $156,250 Post-6/1 Trade 2018 Dead Cap: $250,000 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2018 Cap Savings: $1,156,250
    2019 Contract details by year 30 $1,250,000 $250,000 $750,000 $2,250,000 $250,000 $2,000,000($3,656,250)
    Pre-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2019 Cap Savings: $2,000,000 Pre-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2019 Cap Savings: $2,000,000 Post-6/1 Release 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $2,000,000 Post-6/1 Trade 2019 Dead Cap: $250,000 2020 Dead Cap: $0 2019 Cap Savings: $2,000,000
    2020 Free Agent Year 31 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Incentives: $3M
    • 2018 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000, 5 LTBE)
    • 2019 Per Game Active Bonus: $46,875 ($750,000)
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from verified reports.

    Previous Contracts

    2016-2017

    Contract: 2 yr(s) / $2,500,000
    Signing Bonus $350,000
    Average Salary $1,250,000
    Guaranteed $350,000
    Free Agent: 2018 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead Yearly Cash
    2016 27 $925,000 $175,000 - - $1,100,000 $1,275,000 $1,275,000($3,656,250)
    2017 28 $1,225,000 $175,000 - $600,000 $2,000,000 $1,400,000 $1,825,000($3,656,250)
    2018 Free agent year 29 UFA  
    • Annual Playing Time Incentives: $800,000 ($600,000 LTBE in 2017)
    Source: Aaron Wilson
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $375,000 $525,000 - - - - - $900,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $501,562 - - - - - - $501,562
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $628,124 - - - - - - $628,124
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,431,000 - - - - - - $1,431,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings - $80,000 - - - - - $80,000
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $613,529 - - - - - $90,757 $704,286
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $925,000 $350,000 - - - - - $1,275,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,225,000 - - - - - $600,000 $1,825,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $500,000 $156,250 - - - - $1,656,250
    8 seasons $6,699,215 $1,455,000 $156,250 - - - $690,757 $9,001,222
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 - $750,000 - - - - $2,000,000
    $7,949,215 $1,455,000 $906,250 - - - $690,757 $11,001,222
    Seasons Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
  • Fines

    • Player contract details by year 09/21/2012, $21,000

      for a helmet-to-helmet hit on Giants wide receiver Domenik Hixon


    • TOTAL: $21,000

  • 2018 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Mason Foster ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

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    Statistics

    Season Team GA GP GS Snaps Snaps% Sacks Tackles Solo Tackles Ast Tackles FF INT
    2018 WAS 10 10 10 628 0.974 89 57 32 1 1
    2017 WAS 5 5 4 287 0.398 0.5 31 22 9 1
    2016 WAS 16 16 13 770 0.703 1 125 88 36 1
    2015 WAS 13 13 5 259 0.295 37 24 10 1
    2014 TB 10 10 10 556 0.508 62 40 22
    2013 TB 15 15 13 770 0.738 2 90 62 28 1 3
    2012 TB 16 16 16 739 0.688 2 106 80 24 1
    2011 TB 16 16 15 2 83 57 25 1 1