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.