Ben Braden

Left Guard

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2021 (ERFA)
Accrued Seasons: 1
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $675,000 (0.32% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $675,000 (0.36% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,155,000 ($577,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 88/101 at LG

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201925$570,000$33,5290.0%
202026$675,000$675,0000.3%
Total$1,245,000$708,529

Contract Notes

Ben Braden signed a three year contract with the Jets on May 8, 2017.
Career Earnings: $297,105
Career APY: $99,035
Potential Earnings: $972,105
Total Guarantees: $0
Largest Cash Payment: $675,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $675,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
JetsUDFATerminated20173$1,665,000$555,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeExpired20171$122,400$122,400$0$122,400100.0%$122,400
JetsSFATerminated20182$1,050,000$525,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeRenegotiated20181$479,995$479,995$0$00.0%$0
JetsSFAExpired20181$480,000$480,000$0$141,17629.4%$141,176
JetsERFATerminated20191$570,000$570,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeTerminated20191$136,000$136,000$0$00.0%$0
PackersPracticeTerminated20191$136,000$136,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeRenegotiated20191$204,000$204,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsSFAActive20192$1,155,000$577,500$0$33,5292.9%$33,529
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Jets3$297,105$99,035$297,1050.0%$426,8210.0%
Packers0$0$0$00.0%$72,0000.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Jets$122,400$122,4000.1%$122,400
2018Jets$480,000$141,1760.1%$141,176
2019Jets$570,000$33,5290.0%$33,529
2020Jets$675,000$675,0000.3%$675,000
Total$1,847,400$972,105$972,105
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Jets2018$56,471$56,471
Jets2018$282,350$282,350
Jets2019$16,000$16,000
Packers2019$72,000$72,000
Jets2019$72,000$72,000
Total$498,821$498,821

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
20182040.0%1.6%
20191000.0%1.1%

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$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $1.8M $3.6M $5.4M $7.2M $9.0M APY $2.5M $4.9M $7.4M $9.9M $12.3M $5,249,000 $5,000,000

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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