Blake Bortles

Quarterback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $10,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.74%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $20,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 9.64%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.00
  • Total Contract Value: $34,947,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $17,483,500
  • Position Ranking: 3/39 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $26,500,000
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 232
  • College: Central Florida
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 1, #3 overall (Jaguars)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

On February 25, 2018 Blake Bortles signed a 3 year contract worth base value of $54,000,000 up to a total of $66,500,000 with incentives.  Bortles receives a $15,000,000 signing bonus; guaranteed salary in 2018; and $6,500,000 of 2019 salary is fully guaranteed at signing.  Will update incentives details once available.  Initial report & numbers courtesy of Albert Breer.

Additional details.  Bortles has a $1,000,000 roster bonus due on the 5th day league year in 2019.  Contract also has $1,000,000 in per game roster bonus money ($62,500 per game active) in 2019 & 2020.  $3,000,000 in incentives for pro bowl, league MVP, SB MVP; up to $1,000,000 available per year.  2019 has up to $4,500,000 in available salary escalator; and 2020 has up to $5,000,000 in available salary escalator.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 27 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $10,000,000 5.6%
2019 28 $14,000,000 $6,500,000 $5,000,000 $2,000,000 $0 $0 $21,000,000 11.1%
2020 29 $17,000,000 $5,000,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $23,000,000 11.5%
Total $36,000,000 $15,000,000 $3,000,000 $0 $0 $54,000,000
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Career Earnings: $35,654,802
Career APY: $8,913,701
Potential Earnings: $74,654,802
Total Guarantees: $47,154,802
Largest Cash Payment: $20,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $23,000,000 (2020)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Jaguars Drafted Renegotiated 2015 4 $20,654,802 $5,163,701 $20,654,802 $20,654,802 100.0% $5,163,701
Jaguars Extension Active 2018 2 $34,947,000 $17,483,500 $26,500,000 $15,000,000 42.9% $0
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Jaguars 4 $35,654,802 $8,913,701 $20,654,802 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Jaguars $420,000 $420,000 $3,335,418 $0 $0 $0 $3,755,418 2.8% $13,761,672
2015 Jaguars $1,358,855 $1,358,855 $3,335,418 $0 $0 $0 $4,694,273 3.3% $1,358,855
2016 Jaguars $2,297,710 $2,297,710 $3,335,418 $0 $0 $0 $5,633,128 3.6% $2,297,710
2017 Jaguars $3,236,565 $3,236,565 $3,335,418 $0 $0 $0 $6,571,983 3.9% $3,236,565
2018 Jaguars $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $10,000,000 5.6% $20,000,000
2019 Jaguars $14,000,000 $6,500,000 $5,000,000 $2,000,000 $0 $0 $21,000,000 11.1% $16,000,000
2020 Jaguars $17,000,000 $5,000,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $23,000,000 11.5% $18,000,000
Total $43,313,130 $28,341,672 $3,000,000 $0 $0 $74,654,802   $74,654,802

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Passing Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRating AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2014 14 86.4% 0.0%280/47558.9%290811175569.5564197.5071
2015 16 100.0% 0.0%355/60658.6%442835185188.2523106.02145
2016 16 99.9% 0.0%368/62558.9%390523163478.8583596.2386
2017 16 98.0% 0.0%300/48961.3%352921112288.2563135.6293
2018 11 76.3% 0.0%223/36960.4%257213102781.9503256.5184

Financial Reports

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