Matt Ryan
Quarterback
Drafted: Round 1 (#3 overall), 2008
Experience: 15 Years
College: Boston College
Contract: 5 yr(s)
$150,000,000
Signing Bonus $46,500,000 AAV$30,000,000 G'teed:$100,000,000 Free Agent:2024 / UFA
Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
2018 Contract details by year 33 $6,000,000 $9,300,000 - $2,400,000 - - $17,700,000 $96,900,000
2019 Contract details by year 34 $2,750,000 $9,300,000 - $2,000,000 - $1,750,000 $15,800,000 $79,200,000
2020 Contract details by year 35 $1,050,000 $9,300,000 - $2,000,000 - $6,612,500 $18,962,500 $75,850,000
2021 Contract details by year 36 $2,000,000 $9,300,000 - $2,000,000 - $13,612,500 $26,912,500 $67,437,500
2022 Contract details by year 37 $5,205,882 - $7,500,000 - - $6,000,000 $18,705,882 $24,705,882
2023 Contract details by year 38 $21,705,882 - $7,500,000 - - $6,000,000 $35,205,882 $35,205,882
Contract Notes:
  • $94.5M guaranteed at signing (signing bonus + 2018 salary + 2019 salary + 2019 option bonus + 2020 salary)
  • $5.5M of 2021 salary fully guarantees on the 3rd league day of 2019 (guaranteed for injury now)
  • 2019 Option Bonus: $10M (guaranteed, paid 3/15/2019)
  • 2022 Roster Bonus: $7.5M (guarantees 3/18/2022, paid 4/15/2022)
  • 2023 Roster Bonus: $7.5M (guarantees the 3rd league day of 2023)
  • $23.25M of signing bonus deferred until April 2019
Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Other Bonus Total Cash
2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 - $6,305,000 $6,600,000
2009 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 $7,450,000 $2,900,000 $15,350,000
2010 Player Cash Earnings $10,250,000 - - $10,250,000
2011 Player Cash Earnings $11,250,000 - - $11,250,000
2012 Player Cash Earnings $11,500,000 - - $11,500,000
2013 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 $13,000,000 - $15,000,000
2014 Player Cash Earnings $9,500,000 $15,000,000 - $36,500,000
2015 Player Cash Earnings $11,500,000 - - $11,507,925
2016 Player Cash Earnings $15,750,000 - - $15,750,000
2017 Player Cash Earnings $15,750,000 - - $15,750,000
2018 Player Cash Earnings $6,000,000 $23,250,000 - $29,250,000
2019 Player Cash Earnings $2,750,000 $23,250,000 - $44,764,610
2020 Player Cash Earnings $1,050,000 - - $20,535,214
2021 Player Cash Earnings $2,000,000 - - $23,000,000
13 seasons $104,595,000 $81,950,000 $80,462,749 $267,007,749

Cap Hit

#14
Quarterback
#1
Indianapolis Colts
#28
NFL

AAV

#13
Quarterback
#13
NFL

Cash

#13
Quarterback
#20
NFL
  • Mar 24 2022

    Converted $12M of 2022 compensation into signing bonus, clearing $6M of cap space with Indianapolis (IND)

  • Mar 21 2022

    Traded to Indianapolis (IND) from Atlanta (ATL) for 2022 3rd round pick (#82 DeAngelo Malone)

  • Mar 16 2021

    Converted $21M of 2021 salary into bonus, clearing $14M of cap space with Atlanta (ATL)

  • Mar 25 2020

    Converted $6.95M of 2020 salary into bonus clearing $5.215M of cap space with Atlanta (ATL)

  • Jan 11 2020

    Converted $12.5M of 2020 salary into bonus, clearing $9.375M of cap with Atlanta (ATL)

  • Mar 12 2019

    Converted $8.75M of 2019 salary into signing bonus, clearing $7M of cap space with Atlanta (ATL)

  • May 3 2018

    Signed a 5 year $150 million contract extension with Atlanta (ATL)

  • Jul 25 2013

    Signed a 5 year $103.75 million extension with Atlanta (ATL)

  • May 20 2008

    Signed a 6 year $67.5 million contract with Atlanta (ATL)

  • Apr 26 2008

    Drafted by Atlanta (ATL): Round 1 (#3 overall)

  • Apr 26 2008

    Drafted by Atlanta (ATL): Round 1 (#3 overall)