Position: Running Back
The New England Patriots drafted RB Stevan Ridley in the 3rd round of the 2011 NFL Draft. Ridley received a
signing bonus of $648,000 as well as a full guarantee of his rookie salary. Base salaries of the contract are
$375,000(2011), $509,250(2012), $643,500(2013), and $777,750(2014). Ridley is eligible to earn the Proven Performance Escalator in
2014 which would boost his salary to $1,200,000.