Ben Braden

Left Guard

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $965,000 (0.44% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $965,000 (0.43% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $965,000 ($965,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 51/108 at LG

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202228$965,000$965,0000.4%
Total$965,000$965,000

Contract Notes

Ben Braden signed a three year contract with the Jets on May 8, 2017.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1M
2022
Cash Due$965,000
Running Cash$965,000
Career Earnings: $1,552,656
Career APY: $310,531
Potential Earnings: $1,301,811
Total Guarantees: $0
Largest Cash Payment: $965,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $965,000 (2022)

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
JetsSFATerminated20192$1,155,000$577,500$0$33,5292.9%$33,529
PatriotsSFATerminated20201$675,000$675,000$0$00.0%$0
PackersPracticeRenegotiated20201$142,800$142,800$0$00.0%$0
PackersSFATerminated20201$675,000$675,000$0$00.0%$0
PackersPracticeElevated20201$142,800$142,800$0$00.0%$0
PackersPracticeElevated20201$146,612$146,612$0$00.0%$0
PackersPracticeRenegotiated20201$177,918$177,918$0$00.0%$0
PackersSFATerminated20202$1,525,000$762,500$0$39,7062.6%$39,706
PackersPracticeRenegotiated20211$203,622$203,622$0$00.0%$0
PackersPracticeElevated20211$165,600$165,600$0$00.0%$0
PackersSFATerminated20212$1,815,000$907,500$0$00.0%$0
PackersPracticeExpired20211$165,600$165,600$0$00.0%$0
BroncosSFAActive20221$965,000$965,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Jets3$723,926$241,309$297,1050.0%$426,8210.0%
Packers2$828,730$414,365$39,7060.0%$789,0240.0%
Patriots0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%
Broncos0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season 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
2020Packers$675,000$39,7060.0%$39,706
2021Packers$165,600$00.0%$0
2022Broncos$965,000$965,0000.4%$965,000
Total$2,978,000$1,301,811$1,301,811
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
Packers2020$39,706$39,706
Packers2020$169,518$169,518
Packers2021$177,244$177,244
Packers2021$330,556$330,556
Total$1,215,845$1,215,845

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
20182040.0%1.6%
20191000.0%1.1%
20204000.4%4.2%
20219000.4%16.4%

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$958,000$965,000
Injury Adjusted$958,000$965,000
test
OTC Valuation $2.2M $4.5M $6.7M $8.9M $11.1M APY $2.7M $5.3M $8M $10.7M $13.3M $4,127,000 $3,250,000

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.

To see interactive and more in-depth use of OTC Valuation data, subscribe to OTC Premium.