David Njoku

Tight End

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $2,597,821
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.05%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $1,330,940
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.78%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.51
  • Total Contract Value: $9,525,345
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,381,336
  • Position Ranking: 37/161 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,191,434
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 246
  • College: Miami
  • Accrued Seasons: 2
  • Entry: 2017 Draft, Round 1, #29 overall (Browns)
  • Year Signed: 2017 (Drafted)
  • Free Agency: 2021, pending fifth year option (UFA)

Contract Notes

David Njoku signed a 4 year contract worth $9,525,344 with the Browns on June 15, 2017. Njoku received a guarantee worth $8,191,434 including a $5,067,524 signing bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201721$465,000$1,266,881$465,000$1,731,8811.0%
201822$897,970$1,266,881$897,970$2,164,8511.2%
201923$1,330,940$1,266,881$1,330,940$2,597,8211.4%
202024$1,763,910$1,266,881$430,000$3,030,7911.5%
Total$4,457,820$5,067,524$3,123,910$9,525,344
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Career Earnings: $6,430,494
Career APY: $3,215,247
Potential Earnings: $9,525,344
Total Guarantees: $8,191,434
Largest Cash Payment: $5,532,524 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,030,791 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDraftedActive20174$9,525,345$2,381,336$8,191,434$6,430,49467.5%$3,215,247
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns2$6,430,494$3,215,247$3,896,7320.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Browns$465,000$1,266,881$465,000$1,731,8811.0%$5,532,524
2018Browns$897,970$1,266,881$897,970$2,164,8511.2%$897,970
2019Browns$1,330,940$1,266,881$1,330,940$2,597,8211.4%$1,330,940
2020Browns$1,763,910$1,266,881$430,000$3,030,7911.5%$1,763,910
Total$4,457,820$5,067,524$3,123,910$9,525,344$9,525,344

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20171646.9%38.4%3034811.64111.0000
20181679.9%0.0%5663911.44000.0000
2019219.0%0.0%4379.31000.0000

Financial Reports

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