Sammy Watkins
Wide Receiver
Drafted: Round 1 (#4 overall), 2014
Experience: 7 Years
College: Clemson
Contract: 1 yr(s)
$9,000,000
Signing Bonus $1,000,000 AAV$9,000,000 G'teed:$8,000,000 Free Agent:2021 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2020 Contract details by year 27 $7,000,000 $8,000,000 $875,000 - $15,875,000 $15,000,000
Contract Notes:
  • Per Game Active Bonus: $62,500 ($1M, 14 LTBE)
  • No Trade Clause
  • Incentives
    8 TDS + Playoffs: $750,000
    65 REC + Playoffs: $750,000
    800 REC Yards + Playoffs: $750,000
    AFC Championship Win (50% snaps): $1.25M
    65 REC + AFC Championship Win: $1.25M
    800 REC Yards + AFC Championship Win: $1.25M
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2014 Player Cash Earnings $420,000 $12,818,620 - $13,238,620
2015 Player Cash Earnings $1,326,164 - - $1,326,164
2016 Player Cash Earnings $600,000 - $1,632,328 $2,232,328
2017 Player Cash Earnings $690,000 - - $690,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings - - $2,448,491 $2,448,491
2018 Player Cash Earnings $790,000 $21,000,000 - $21,800,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $11,950,000 - - $12,200,000
2020 Player Cash Earnings $7,000,000 $1,000,000 $875,000 $8,875,000
8 seasons $22,776,164 $34,818,620 $5,215,819 $62,810,603

Cap Hit

#4
Wide Receiver
#4
Kansas City Chiefs
#43
NFL

AAV

#26
Wide Receiver
#221
NFL

Cash

#26
Wide Receiver
#223
NFL
  • Apr 3 2020

    Signed a 1 year $9M restructured contract with Kansas City (KC)

  • Mar 13 2018

    Agreed to a 3 year $48 million contract with Kansas City (KC)

  • Aug 11 2017

    Traded to Los Angeles (LAR) from Buffalo (BUF) with 2018 6th round pick (#195 Sebastian Joseph) for E.J. Gaines and 2018 2nd round pick (#56 - traded)

  • May 2 2017

    Buffalo (BUF) declined a $13.258 million 5th-year option for 2018

  • May 28 2014

    Signed a 4 year $19.935 million contract with Buffalo (BUF)

  • May 8 2014

    Drafted by Buffalo (BUF): Round 1 (#4 overall)