A.J. Green

Wide Receiver

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $17,971,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 8.62%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $17,971,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 9.62%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $17,971,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $17,971,000
  • Position Ranking: 6/338 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,971,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 207
  • College: Georgia
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 1, #4 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2020 (Franchise)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

AJ Green signed a four year, $60 million contract extension with the Bengals on September 12, 2015. All contracts details are currently from a report on ProFootball Talk that indicates Green received $26.75 million in full guarantees including a $15 million roster bonus paid in 2015. Because the contract was signed following the completion of the preseason the roster bonus is prorated against the salary cap. If Green is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2016 league year he will receve a $6 million roster bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202032$17,971,000$17,971,0009.1%
Total$17,971,000$17,971,000
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Career Earnings: $89,864,098
Career APY: $9,984,900
Potential Earnings: $107,835,098
Total Guarantees: $64,409,098
Largest Cash Payment: $26,750,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $17,971,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedRenegotiated20115$29,864,100$5,972,820$19,688,098$19,688,09865.9%$4,922,025
BengalsExtensionExpired20154$60,000,000$15,000,000$26,750,000$70,176,000117.0%$14,035,200
BengalsFranchiseActive20201$17,971,000$17,971,000$17,971,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals9$89,864,098$9,984,900$89,864,0980.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Bengals$375,000$3,204,655$0$0$375,000$3,579,6553.0%$13,193,620
2012Bengals$1,269,913$3,204,655$0$0$1,269,913$4,474,5683.7%$1,269,913
2013Bengals$2,164,826$3,204,655$0$0$2,164,826$5,369,4814.4%$2,164,826
2014Bengals$3,059,739$3,204,655$0$0$3,059,739$6,264,3944.7%$3,059,739
2015Bengals$11,750,000$3,000,000$0$0$11,750,000$14,750,00010.3%$26,750,000
2016Bengals$3,800,000$3,000,000$6,000,000$200,000$6,000,000$13,000,0008.4%$10,000,000
2017Bengals$10,300,000$3,000,000$0$200,000$0$13,500,0008.1%$10,500,000
2018Bengals$10,550,000$3,000,000$0$200,000$0$13,750,0007.8%$10,750,000
2019Bengals$11,976,000$3,000,000$0$200,000$0$15,176,0008.1%$12,176,000
2020Bengals$17,971,000$0$0$0$0$17,971,0009.1%$17,971,000
Total$73,216,478$27,818,620$6,000,000$800,000$24,619,478$107,835,098$107,835,098

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201115----83.1%0.0%65105716.3755310.6010
201216----90.8%0.4%97135013.9114389.5021
2013160093.3%0.0%98142614.611000.0010
2014133061.0%0.0%69104115.16221.0032
2015160088.2%0.5%86129715.110000.0011
2016106051.1%0.2%6696414.64000.0000
2017160088.6%0.4%73106114.58000.0022
201897046.1%0.0%4669415.16000.0021

Valuation Diamond

The diamond is a scatterplot graph that visualizes the relation of the player's APY (in green) and performance (in blue, as measured by OTC's Valuations) to the rest of the league at his position. To understand how to read the diamond, read this explainer.

OTC ValuationAPY
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OTC Valuation $3.2M $6.4M $9.7M $12.9M $16.1M APY $3.7M $7.3M $11.0M $14.7M $18.3M $6,576,000 $6,800,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

The chart below illustrates the trend of the player's weekly OTC Valuations (in blue) from the most recent season, using APY (in green) and, if applicable, cash that is due to the player in the next season (in red) as benchmarks. Weeks not plotted indicate that the player was inactive or on a bye.

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