Cameron Jordan

Edge Rusher

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $9,097,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 4.59%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $11,850,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 5.12%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.30
  • Total Contract Value: $52,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $17,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 7/228 at EDGE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $27,935,000
  • Age: 31
  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 287
  • College: California
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 1, #24 overall (Saints)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (Extension)
  • Free Agency: 2024 (Void)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $19,564,000

Contract Notes

Cameron Jordan signed a three year contract extension with the New Orleans Saints on June 12, 2019.  The contract base value is $52.5 million in new money with $27.935 million guaranteed at signing and a total vesting guarantee of $42.735 million.  Jordan received a $15.5 million signing bonus and $500,000 roster bonus 5 days after signing the contract.  Jordan has an injury guarantee of $13.8 million in 2021 consisting of the full salary and $1.9 million roster bonus.  The salary vests on the third day of the 2021 league year, and the roster bonus is due of the fifth day of the 2021 league year.  Jordan can earn a $500,000 roster bonus in 2022 and 2023 on the fifth day of each league year.  Jordan has incentives of $500,000 in 2021 and 2022 for sacks.Jordan restructured his contract in December 0f 2019, converting $9.5 million of salary into an option bonus and adding a void year to the deal. The contract saves the Saints $7.6 million in cap space in 2020 and increases Jordan's cap charge by $1.9 million in each of the remaining contract years.Cam Jordan signed a five year, $55 million contract extension with the Saints on June 2, 2015. Jordan received a $16 million signing bonus and his $969,000 2015 base salary is also fully guaranteed. According to Nick Underhill of the Advocate, Jordan will receive a $6,000,000 roster bonus in 2016 and yearly roster bonuses of $500,000 in the final three years of the contract. Jordan is also eligible for $300,000 in per game roster bonuses in 2018 and $500,000 in per game bonuses from 2018 through 2020. His salaries in 2015 and 2016 are guaranteed for injury only and will become fully guaranteed if on the roster the 3rd day of that respective League Year. Another $1.25 million in sack incentives per year is available from 2017 to 2020. The Saints created $2.8 million in 2015 cap space with the extension.According to ESPN's Field Yates, the Saints converted Jordan's $6 million roster bonus into a signing bonus. The move saves $4.8 million in 2016 cap space and will add $1.2 million per year to his future cap charges. According to Evan Woodbury the Saints later converted $2.73 million of base salary to a signing bonus for cap relief. The move saved just under $2.2 million on the 2016 cap and increased future charges by $547,000.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$935,000$8,047,000$500,000$0$65,000$935,000$9,547,0005.0%
202031$2,250,000$6,747,000$0$0$100,000$1,500,000$9,097,0004.6%
202132$11,900,000$5,000,000$1,900,000$0$100,000$0$18,900,0008.8%
202233$13,600,000$5,000,000$300,000$500,000$100,000$0$19,500,0008.6%
202334$13,900,000$5,000,000$500,000$500,000$100,000$0$20,000,0008.3%
202435$0$1,900,000$0$0$0$0$1,900,0000.7%
Total$42,585,000$31,694,000$3,200,000$1,000,000$465,000$2,435,000$78,944,000
Career Earnings: $77,450,400
Career APY: $8,605,600
Potential Earnings: $123,400,400
Total Guarantees: $57,206,118
Largest Cash Payment: $17,000,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $20,000,000 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SaintsDraftedRenegotiated20114$11,760,320$2,940,080$6,302,118$7,731,40065.7%$1,932,850
SaintsExtensionRenegotiated20155$55,000,000$11,000,000$22,969,000$43,219,00078.6%$10,804,750
SaintsExtensionActive20193$52,500,000$17,500,000$27,935,000$26,500,00050.5%$26,500,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Saints9$77,450,400$8,605,600$53,803,4000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Saints$375,000$1,030,709$0$0$0$0$1,405,7091.2%$4,497,836
2012Saints$726,427$1,030,709$0$0$0$0$1,757,1361.5%$726,427
2013Saints$1,077,855$1,030,709$0$0$0$1,077,855$2,108,5641.7%$1,077,855
2014Saints$1,429,282$1,030,709$0$0$0$0$2,459,9911.8%$1,429,282
2015Saints$969,000$3,200,000$0$0$0$969,000$4,169,0002.9%$16,969,000
2016Saints$765,000$4,947,000$0$0$100,000$765,000$5,812,0003.7%$9,600,000
2017Saints$7,000,000$4,947,000$0$0$100,000$7,000,000$12,047,0007.4%$7,100,000
2018Saints$8,650,000$4,947,000$500,000$300,000$100,000$500,000$14,497,0008.1%$9,550,000
2019Saints$935,000$8,047,000$500,000$0$65,000$935,000$9,547,0005.0%$17,000,000
2020Saints$2,250,000$6,747,000$0$0$100,000$1,500,000$9,097,0004.6%$11,850,000
2021Saints$11,900,000$5,000,000$1,900,000$0$100,000$0$18,900,0008.8%$13,900,000
2022Saints$13,600,000$5,000,000$300,000$500,000$100,000$0$19,500,0008.6%$14,700,000
2023Saints$13,900,000$5,000,000$500,000$500,000$100,000$0$20,000,0008.3%$15,000,000
2024Saints$0$1,900,000$0$0$0$0$1,900,0000.7%$0
Total$63,577,564$53,857,836$3,700,000$1,300,000$765,000$12,746,855$123,200,400$123,400,400

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201114----54.5%0.0%181315244000100
201216----91.3%13.6%41268548133003200
2013160092.1%13.1%291812.5101.5132340022110
2014160093.3%17.6%32197.5498105160100
2015160092.3%17.3%3213106715205001200
2016160091.8%19.3%40187.551.517246001000
2017160093.3%13.9%44141286.5162511102001
2018160085.7%13.1%3613126718216001100
2019160082.5%12.6%381415.59916243000100

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$19,128,000$17,500,000
Injury Adjusted$19,128,000$17,500,000
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OTC Valuation $3.5M $7.1M $10.6M $14.1M $17.6M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $7,625,000 $8,387,967

Weekly Valuation Trends

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