A.J. Green

Wide Receiver

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $13,750,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 7.29%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $10,750,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 5.93%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.78
  • Total Contract Value: $60,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $15,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/138 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $26,750,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 207
  • College: Georgia
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 1, #4 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2020 (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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201527$11,750,000 $11,750,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$14,750,00010.3%
201628$3,800,000 $6,000,000$3,000,000$6,000,000$200,000$0$13,000,0008.4%
201729$10,300,000$3,000,000$0$200,000$0$13,500,0008.1%
201830$10,550,000$3,000,000$0$200,000$0$13,750,0007.8%
201931$11,976,000$3,000,000$0$200,000$0$15,176,0008.0%
Total$48,376,000$15,000,000$6,000,000$800,000$0$70,176,000
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Career Earnings: $66,938,098
Career APY: $9,562,585
Potential Earnings: $89,864,098
Total Guarantees: $46,438,098
Largest Cash Payment: $26,750,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $15,176,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedRenegotiated20115$29,864,100$5,972,820$19,688,09865.9%$4,922,025
BengalsExtensionActive20154$60,000,000$15,000,000$47,250,00078.8%$15,750,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals7$66,938,098$9,562,585$60,938,0980.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2011Bengals$375,000 $375,000$3,204,655$0$0$0$3,579,6553.0%$13,193,620
2012Bengals$1,269,913 $1,269,913$3,204,655$0$0$0$4,474,5683.7%$1,269,913
2013Bengals$2,164,826 $2,164,826$3,204,655$0$0$0$5,369,4814.4%$2,164,826
2014Bengals$3,059,739 $3,059,739$3,204,655$0$0$0$6,264,3944.7%$3,059,739
2015Bengals$11,750,000 $11,750,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$14,750,00010.3%$26,750,000
2016Bengals$3,800,000 $6,000,000$3,000,000$6,000,000$200,000$0$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$15,176,0008.0%$12,176,000
Total$55,245,478$27,818,620$6,000,000$800,000$0$89,864,098 $89,864,098

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111583.1%0.0%65105716.3755310.6010
20121690.8%0.4%97135013.9114389.5021
20131693.3%0.0%98142614.611000.0010
20141361.0%0.0%69104115.16221.0032
20151688.2%0.5%86129715.110000.0011
20161051.1%0.2%6696414.64000.0000
20171688.6%0.4%73106114.58000.0022
2018784.9%0.0%4061115.35000.0021

Financial Reports

Yearly Cap Charge vs. Dead Money (pre-June 1 cut)
Positional Comparisons to League Average