AJ McCarron

Quarterback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $900,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 0.49%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $900,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 0.56%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $10,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 3/29 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,900,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 220
  • College: Alabama
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 5, #164 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

AJ McCarron signed a two year, $8.1 million contract with the Bills on March 15, 2018. McCarron received $6 million in guarantees, $4.9 million of which is guaranteed at signing. The signing bonus is $4 million. If McCarron is on the roster on the 5th day of the 2019 league year, $1.1 million of his base salary will become fully guaranteed. Another $7 million in incentives can bump the value of the contract to $15.1 million.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 28 $900,000 $900,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $900,000 0.5%
2019 29 $1,900,000 $0 $3,000,000 $100,000 $0 $5,000,000 2.6%
Total $2,800,000 $0 $3,000,000 $100,000 $0 $5,900,000
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Career Earnings: $7,305,299
Career APY: $1,461,060
Potential Earnings: $8,205,299
Total Guarantees: $9,981,652
Largest Cash Payment: $5,000,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,000,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bengals Drafted Expired 2014 4 $2,401,652 $600,413 $181,652 $2,305,299 96.0% $576,325
Bills UFA Traded 2018 2 $10,000,000 $5,000,000 $4,900,000 $4,100,000 41.0% $0
Raiders UFA Active 2018 2 $10,000,000 $5,000,000 $4,900,000 $900,000 9.0% $900,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bengals 4 $2,305,299 $576,325 $2,305,299 0.0% $0 0.0%
Bills 0 $4,100,000 $0 $0 0.0% $4,100,000 0.0%
Raiders 1 $900,000 $900,000 $900,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Bengals $420,000 $45,413 $0 $0 $0 $369,060 0.3% $505,299
2015 Bengals $510,000 $45,413 $0 $0 $0 $555,413 0.4% $510,000
2016 Bengals $600,000 $45,413 $0 $0 $0 $645,413 0.4% $600,000
2017 Bengals $690,000 $45,413 $0 $0 $0 $735,413 0.4% $690,000
2018 Raiders $900,000 $900,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $900,000 0.5% $900,000
2019 Raiders $1,900,000 $0 $3,000,000 $100,000 $0 $5,000,000 2.6% $5,000,000
Total $5,020,000 $181,652 $3,000,000 $100,000 $0 $8,205,299   $8,205,299
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Bills 2018 $2,100,000 $4,000,000
Bills 2019 $2,000,000 $0
Total$4,100,000$4,000,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Passing Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRating AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2015 7 24.4% 0.0%79/11966.4%854621297.114312.2011
2016 1 0.2% 0.0%0/00.0%00000.0000.0000
2017 3 2.7% 0.0%7/1450%6600163.4000.0000
2018 2 1.1% 0.0%1/333.3%800141.03-2-0.7010

Financial Reports

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