C.J. Uzomah

Tight End

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $3,356,666 (1.59% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $8,000,000 (2.82% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.38
  • Contract Value: $24,000,000 ($8,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $15,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 16/191 at TE

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202229$1,035,000$2,321,666$1,035,000$3,356,6661.6%
202330$8,000,000$2,321,666$7,000,000$10,321,6664.6%
202431$8,000,000$2,321,668$0$10,321,6684.0%
Total$17,035,000$6,965,000$8,035,000$24,000,000

Contract Notes

CJ Uzomah signed a three year, $24 million contract with the Jets. $15 million is guaranteed at signing including a $6.9 million signing bonus.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$8M
$16M
$24M
202220232024
Cash Due$8,000,000$8,000,000$8,000,000
Running Cash$8,000,000$16,000,000$24,000,000
Career Earnings: $27,757,764
Career APY: $3,965,395
Potential Earnings: $44,792,764
Total Guarantees: $21,462,764
Largest Cash Payment: $8,250,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $10,321,668 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedExpired20154$2,492,764$623,191$212,764$2,492,764100.0%$623,191
BengalsUFAExpired20193$18,300,000$6,100,000$6,250,000$18,300,000100.0%$6,100,000
JetsUFAActive20223$24,000,000$8,000,000$15,000,000$6,965,00029.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals7$20,792,764$2,970,395$20,617,7640.0%$00.0%
Jets0$6,965,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Bengals$435,000$53,191$0$0$0$0$488,1910.3%$647,764
2016Bengals$525,000$53,191$0$0$0$0$578,1910.4%$525,000
2017Bengals$615,000$53,191$0$0$0$0$668,1910.4%$615,000
2018Bengals$705,000$53,191$0$0$0$0$758,1910.4%$705,000
2019Bengals$1,500,000$1,083,333$3,000,000$200,000$300,000$3,000,000$6,083,3333.1%$8,250,000
2020Bengals$3,050,000$1,083,333$1,250,000$200,000$300,000$1,250,000$5,883,3332.8%$4,800,000
2021Bengals$4,750,000$1,083,334$0$200,000$300,000$0$6,158,3343.2%$5,250,000
2022Jets$1,035,000$2,321,666$0$0$0$1,035,000$3,356,6661.6%$8,000,000
2023Jets$8,000,000$2,321,666$0$0$0$7,000,000$10,321,6664.6%$8,000,000
2024Jets$8,000,000$2,321,668$0$0$0$0$10,321,6684.0%$8,000,000
Total$28,615,000$10,427,764$4,250,000$600,000$900,000$12,285,000$44,617,764$44,792,764

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201550114.6%17.8%000.00144.0000
2016105137.8%15.2%000.00252349.4100
2017142022.0%55.2%000.009859.4100
2018160084.3%28.0%000.004343910.2300
2019160058.2%31.8%000.00272429.0200
20202008.9%1.7%000.0088710.9100
2021160073.0%22.0%000.004949310.1500

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$7,178,000$8,000,000
Injury Adjusted$7,178,000$8,000,000
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OTC Valuation $2M $4.1M $6.1M $8.2M $10.2M APY $2.5M $5M $7.5M $10M $12.5M $7,178,000 $8,000,000

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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