D'ernest Johnson

Running Back

Age: 26
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $1,216,500 (0.56% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $1,216,500 (0.49% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,216,500 ($1,216,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $880,625
  • Contract Ranking: 56/172 at RB

Current Contract

(RFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202226$1,065,000$151,500$729,125$1,216,5000.6%
Total$1,065,000$151,500$729,125$1,216,500

Contract Notes

D'Ernest Johnson signed a 1 year contract worth a base value $1,2165,000 with $880,625 guaranteed including a $151,500 signing bonus. Johnson, reportedly, can earn up to $1,216,500 through incentives to match the original RFA tender amount of $2.433 million. $1,216,500 in incentives for rushing yards and scrimmage yards available, details on incentives courtesy of Doug Kyed of PFF.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.2M
2022
Cash Due$1,216,500
Running Cash$1,216,500
Career Earnings: $2,171,500
Career APY: $723,833
Potential Earnings: $3,236,500
Total Guarantees: $880,625
Largest Cash Payment: $1,216,500 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $1,216,500 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsUDFAExpired20193$1,755,000$585,000$0$2,020,000115.1%$673,333
BrownsRFAActive20221$1,216,500$1,216,500$880,625$151,50012.5%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns3$2,171,500$723,833$2,020,0000.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2019Browns$495,000$0$0$495,0000.2%$495,000
2020Browns$675,000$0$0$675,0000.3%$675,000
2021Browns$850,000$0$0$850,0000.4%$850,000
2022Browns$1,065,000$151,500$729,125$1,216,5000.6%$1,216,500
Total$3,085,000$151,500$729,125$3,236,500$3,236,500

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201916004.5%54.8%000.00000.0000
202016007.6%34.9%331665.003144.7000
2021170029.9%34.4%1005345.33191377.2000
20221020.0%16.7%000.00000.0000

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$0$0
Injury Adjusted$0$0
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OTC Valuation $2.5M $5.1M $7.6M $10.1M $12.6M APY $2.7M $5.3M $8M $10.7M $13.3M $7,974,000 $5,750,000

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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