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Rishard Matthews

Position: Wide Receiver

The Miami Dolphins signed WR Rishard Matthews, selected in the 7th round of the 2012 NFL Draft, to a 4 year contract on May 21, 2012 worth $2,151,392. Matthews received a signing bonus of $53,612. Base salaries of the contract are $390,000(2012), $480,000(2013), $570,000(2014), and $660,000(2015).

As a 7th round draft pick Matthews is eligible for the Proven Performance Escalator in 2015. If earned Matthew's base salary will be increased to that of a qualifying offer for a Restricted Free Agent.

Year Cap
Value
Dead
Money
Cap
Savings
2012 $403,403 $53,612 $349,751
2013 $493,403 $40,209 $453,194
2014 $583,403 $26,806 $556,597
2015 $673,403 $13,403 $660,000