Melvin Gordon
Running Back
Drafted: Round 1 (#15 overall), 2015
Experience: 5 Years
College: Wisconsin
Contract: 2 yr(s)
$16,000,000
Signing Bonus $4,000,000 AAV$8,000,000 G'teed:$13,500,000 Free Agent:2022 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2020 Contract details by year 27 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $4,000,000 - $7,000,000 $13,500,000
2021 Contract details by year 28 $4,500,000 $2,000,000 $2,500,000 - $9,000,000 $6,500,000
Contract Notes:
  • $13.5M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2020 salary + 2020 roster bonus + 2021 salary)
  • 2020 Roster Bonus: $4M
  • 2021 Roster Bonus: $2M
  • 2021 Per Game Active Bonus: $31,250 ($500,000)
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2015 Player Cash Earnings $421,235 $6,019,835 - $6,469,722
2016 Player Cash Earnings $919,990 - - $919,990
2017 Player Cash Earnings $1,404,980 - - $1,404,980
2018 Player Cash Earnings $1,889,968 - - $1,889,968
2019 Player Cash Earnings $4,615,882 - - $4,615,882
5 seasons $9,252,055 $6,019,835 - $15,300,542

Cap Hit

#7
Running Back
#7
Denver Broncos
#247
NFL

AAV

#7
Running Back
#251
NFL

Cash

#7
Running Back
#206
NFL
  • Mar 20 2020

    Signed a 2 year $16 million contract with Denver (DEN)

  • Apr 23 2018

    Los Angeles (LAC) exercised a $5.605 million option for 2019

  • May 15 2015

    Signed a 4 year $10.66 million contract with San Diego (SD)

  • Apr 30 2015

    Drafted by San Diego (SD): Round 1 (#15 overall)