Age: 28
Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $4,500,000 (2.08% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $7,250,000 (2.87% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.61
  • Contract Value: $14,000,000 ($7,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $10,625,000
  • Contract Ranking: 31/239 at IDL

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202228$1,750,000$2,750,000$1,750,000$4,500,0002.1%
202329$6,750,000$2,750,000$3,375,000$9,500,0004.1%
Total$8,500,000$5,500,000$5,125,000$14,000,000

Contract Notes

Austin Johnson signed a two year, $14 million contract with the Chargers. $10.625 million is fully guaranteed.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$7M
$14M
20222023
Cash Due$7,250,000$6,750,000
Running Cash$7,250,000$14,000,000
Career Earnings: $16,037,228
Career APY: $2,672,871
Potential Earnings: $24,537,228
Total Guarantees: $16,487,858
Largest Cash Payment: $7,250,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $9,500,000 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TitansDraftedExpired20164$5,662,228$1,415,557$3,475,358$5,662,228100.0%$1,415,557
GiantsUFAExpired20201$1,500,000$1,500,000$887,500$1,500,000100.0%$1,500,000
GiantsUFAExpired20211$3,000,000$3,000,000$1,500,000$3,375,000112.5%$3,375,000
ChargersUFAActive20222$14,000,000$7,000,000$10,625,000$5,500,00039.3%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Titans4$5,662,228$1,415,557$5,662,2280.0%$00.0%
Giants2$4,875,000$2,437,500$4,500,0000.0%$00.0%
Chargers0$5,500,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Titans$450,000$579,496$0$450,000$1,029,4960.6%$2,767,984
2017Titans$707,374$579,496$0$707,374$1,286,8700.7%$707,374
2018Titans$964,748$579,496$0$0$1,544,2440.7%$964,748
2019Titans$1,222,122$579,496$0$0$1,801,6180.8%$1,222,122
2020Giants$1,362,500$137,500$0$750,000$1,500,0000.8%$1,500,000
2021Giants$1,500,000$0$1,500,000$1,500,000$3,000,0001.6%$3,375,000
2022Chargers$1,750,000$2,750,000$0$1,750,000$4,500,0002.1%$7,250,000
2023Chargers$6,750,000$2,750,000$0$3,375,000$9,500,0004.1%$6,750,000
Total$14,706,744$7,955,484$1,500,000$8,532,374$24,162,228$24,537,228

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2016180619.4%8.5%0000000000000
2017160029.3%25.7%0000000000000
2018160037.9%29.4%0000000000000
2019160029.0%35.7%0000000000000
2020160021.2%8.1%81018211001000
2021170056.8%25.1%30423.523.5671000100
202220058.3%19.6%1000001000000

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
Regular$1,926,000$7,000,000
Injury Adjusted$1,926,000$7,000,000
test
OTC Valuation $3.3M $6.5M $9.8M $13M $16.3M APY $5.3M $10.6M $15.8M $21.1M $26.4M $5,096,000 $5,517,500

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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