Making Dollars And Cents Of Sam Bradford's Career With The Rams
Sam Bradford has started 49 games in his career, posting an 18-30-1 record with 59 touchdowns, 1,032 completions and 11,065 yards.
Looking at his career from a detached financial perspective, Bradford has earned:
$1.04 M / per game
$ 2.84 M / per win
$865,169 / per touchdown
$49,462 / per completion
$4,613 / per yard
According to sports business guy Darren Rovell, Bradford's career earnings will reach $65 million by season's end (the end of the contract).
If that is accurate, the numbers look like this …
$1.33 M / per game
$3.6 M / per win
$1.1 M / per touchdown
$62,985 / per completion
$5,874 / per yard
Any way you look at it, the Sam Bradford era in St. Louis will be looked at as a colossal failure. It's unfortunate, but it's the harsh reality of a results-driven business.