Christian Kirk

Wide Receiver

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2026 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $7,500,000 (3.20% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $22,500,000 (8.11% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.00
  • Contract Value: $72,000,000 ($18,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $37,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 19/391 at WR

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202226$1,500,000$5,000,000$0$500,000$500,000$1,500,000$7,500,0003.2%
202327$15,500,000$5,000,000$0$500,000$500,000$15,500,000$21,500,0009.6%
2024 📝
March 21: Roster bonus due
28$14,500,000$5,000,000$1,000,000$500,000$500,000$0$21,500,0008.4%
202529$15,500,000$5,000,000$0$500,000$500,000$0$21,500,000--
Total$47,000,000$20,000,000$1,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000$17,000,000$72,000,000

Contract Notes

Christian Kirk signed a four year, $72 million contract with the Jaguars on March 14, 2022. Kirk received $37 million fully guaranteed at signing including a $20 million signing bonus.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$18M
$36M
$54M
$72M
2022202320242025
Cash Due$22,500,000$16,500,000$16,500,000$16,500,000
Running Cash$22,500,000$39,000,000$55,500,000$72,000,000
Career Earnings: $27,044,027
Career APY: $6,761,007
Potential Earnings: $79,044,027
Total Guarantees: $40,595,129
Largest Cash Payment: $22,500,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $21,500,000 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CardinalsDraftedExpired20184$5,894,874$1,473,719$3,595,129$7,044,027119.5%$1,761,007
JaguarsUFAActive20224$72,000,000$18,000,000$37,000,000$20,000,00027.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cardinals4$7,044,027$1,761,007$7,044,0270.0%$00.0%
Jaguars0$20,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Cardinals$480,000$591,795$0$0$0$480,000$1,071,7950.6%$2,847,180
2019Cardinals$747,949$591,795$0$0$0$747,949$1,339,7440.7%$747,949
2020Cardinals$1,015,898$591,795$0$0$0$0$1,607,6930.8%$1,015,898
2021Cardinals$2,433,000$591,795$0$0$0$0$3,024,7951.6%$2,433,000
2022Jaguars$1,500,000$5,000,000$0$500,000$500,000$1,500,000$7,500,0003.2%$22,500,000
2023Jaguars$15,500,000$5,000,000$0$500,000$500,000$15,500,000$21,500,0009.6%$16,500,000
2024Jaguars$14,500,000$5,000,000$1,000,000$500,000$500,000$0$21,500,0008.4%$16,500,000
2025Jaguars$15,500,000$5,000,000$0$500,000$500,000$0$21,500,000--$16,500,000
Total$51,676,847$22,367,180$1,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000$18,227,949$79,044,027$79,044,027

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2018124057.5%13.3%33511.704359013.7300
2019133075.4%4.5%10939.306870910.4300
2020141069.1%12.3%231.504862112.9600
2021170076.2%3.1%11111.007798212.8500

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$10,441,000$18,000,000
Injury Adjusted$10,441,000$18,000,000
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OTC Valuation $3.5M $7.1M $10.6M $14.1M $17.6M APY $5M $10M $15M $20M $25M $7,355,000 $6,771,499

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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