Chandler Jones

4-3 Defensive End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $15,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 8.69%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $12,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 8.41%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.81
  • Total Contract Value: $82,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $16,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/44 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $31,000,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 265
  • College: Syracuse
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 1, #21 overall (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Franchise
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Chandler Jones signed a five year, $82.5 million contract with the Cardinals on March 11, 2017. Jones received $53 million in guarantees, $22 million of which is guaranteed at signing. Jones' signing bonus is worth $15 million. Jones had been designated a franchise player when he signed his contract. The new contract saved the Cardinals $4.55 million against the salary cap in 2017.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201727$7,000,000 $7,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$10,000,0006.0%
201828$12,500,000 $12,500,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$15,500,0008.7%
201929$16,500,000 $11,500,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$19,500,00010.3%
202030$16,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$19,000,0009.5%
202131$15,500,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$18,500,000--
Total$67,500,000$15,000,000$0$0$0$82,500,000
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Career Earnings: $37,972,499
Career APY: $6,328,750
Potential Earnings: $98,472,499
Total Guarantees: $45,842,430
Largest Cash Payment: $22,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $19,500,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsDraftedTraded20125$15,972,499$3,194,500$8,173,49951.2%$2,043,375
CardinalsDraftedExpired20165$15,972,499$3,194,500$7,799,00048.8%$7,799,000
CardinalsFranchiseActive20175$82,500,000$16,500,000$22,000,00026.7%$22,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots4$8,173,499$2,043,375$8,173,4990.0%$00.0%
Cardinals2$29,799,000$14,899,500$17,799,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Patriots$390,000$1,096,091$0$0$0$1,486,0911.2%$4,774,364
2013Patriots$761,522 $761,522$1,096,091$0$0$0$1,857,6131.5%$761,522
2014Patriots$1,133,045 $1,133,045$1,096,091$0$0$0$2,229,1361.7%$1,133,045
2015Patriots$1,504,568 $752,284$1,096,091$0$0$0$2,600,6591.8%$1,504,568
2016Cardinals$7,799,000 $7,799,000$0$0$0$0$7,799,0005.0%$7,799,000
2017Cardinals$7,000,000 $7,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$10,000,0006.0%$22,000,000
2018Cardinals$12,500,000 $12,500,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$15,500,0008.7%$12,500,000
2019Cardinals$16,500,000 $11,500,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$19,500,00010.3%$16,500,000
2020Cardinals$16,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$19,000,0009.5%$16,000,000
2021Cardinals$15,500,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$18,500,000--$15,500,000
Total$79,088,135$19,384,364$0$0$0$98,472,499 $98,472,499

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
20121466.8%11.3%24216338124003000
20131693.1%26.2%403911.573.514230001101
20141052.2%14.2%3013649.55112002100
20151578.8%29.3%311312.589.511182104000
20161687.3%17.4%38111185.515213004200
20171698.5%13.3%4761510425303002000
20181086.5%17.3%25710.5539124003100

Financial Reports

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