DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $8,609,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 3.88%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $9,000,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 3.95%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.05
  • Total Contract Value: $27,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 32/306 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $13,000,000
  • Age: 33
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 175
  • College: California
  • Accrued Seasons: 12
  • Entry: 2008 Draft, Round 2, #49 overall (Eagles)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (Other)
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $711,000

Contract Notes

DeSean Jackson signed a three year, $27 million contract with the Eagles on March 14, 2019. Jackson received $13 million in full guarantees including a $7.17 million signing bonus. There is a $2 million option bonus due in 2020. The 2022 and 2023 years void if Jackson is not extended.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201933$1,030,000$1,434,000$400,000$400,000$1,030,000$3,164,0001.7%
2020 📝
March 22: Deadline to exercise 2021 option
34$6,200,000$1,934,000$400,000$400,000$4,800,000$8,609,0004.3%
202135$8,200,000$1,934,000$400,000$400,000$0$10,934,0005.1%
2022 📝
February 12: 2022 and 2023 contract years void
36$0$1,934,000$0$0$0$1,934,0000.9%
202337$0$1,934,000$0$0$0$1,934,0000.8%
Total$15,430,000$9,170,000$1,200,000$1,200,000$5,830,000$26,575,000
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Career Earnings: $79,429,335
Career APY: $6,619,111
Potential Earnings: $95,179,335
Total Guarantees: $85,353,000
Largest Cash Payment: $12,500,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $12,500,000 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
EaglesDraftedExpired20084$3,469,335$867,334$1,353,000$3,504,335101.0%$876,084
EaglesFranchiseTerminated20125$48,500,000$9,700,000$15,000,000$18,250,00037.6%$9,125,000
RedskinsSFAExpired20143$24,000,000$8,000,000$16,000,000$23,500,00097.9%$7,833,333
BuccaneersUFATraded20173$33,500,000$11,166,667$20,000,000$23,500,00070.1%$11,750,000
EaglesUFARenegotiated20173$33,500,000$11,166,667$20,000,000$00.0%$0
EaglesOtherActive20193$27,000,000$9,000,000$13,000,000$10,675,00039.5%$10,675,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Eagles7$32,429,335$4,632,762$18,668,3350.0%$6,250,0000.0%
Redskins3$23,500,000$7,833,333$22,750,0000.0%$1,250,0000.0%
Buccaneers2$23,500,000$11,750,000$23,500,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2008Eagles$295,000$338,250$0$0$0$0$633,2500.5%$1,648,000
2009Eagles$385,000$338,250$391,335$0$0$0$1,114,5850.9%$776,335
2010Eagles$480,000$338,250$0$0$0$0$818,250--$480,000
2011Eagles$600,000$338,250$0$0$0$0$938,2500.8%$600,000
2012Eagles$750,000$2,000,000$0$0$250,000$750,000$3,000,0002.5%$11,000,000
2013Eagles$6,750,000$2,000,000$0$0$250,000$4,250,000$9,000,0007.3%$7,000,000
2014Redskins$1,000,000$1,250,000$1,500,000$0$500,000$2,500,000$4,250,0003.2%$8,000,000
2015Redskins$3,750,000$1,250,000$3,750,000$0$500,000$7,500,000$9,250,0006.5%$7,500,000
2016Redskins$3,750,000$1,250,000$3,750,000$0$500,000$0$9,250,0006.0%$8,000,000
2017Buccaneers$6,500,000$0$6,000,000$0$0$12,500,000$12,500,0007.5%$12,500,000
2018Buccaneers$11,000,000$0$0$0$0$7,500,000$11,000,0006.2%$11,000,000
2019Eagles$1,030,000$1,434,000$0$400,000$400,000$1,030,000$3,164,0001.7%$8,675,000
2020Eagles$6,200,000$1,934,000$0$400,000$400,000$4,800,000$8,609,0004.3%$9,000,000
2021Eagles$8,200,000$1,934,000$0$400,000$400,000$0$10,934,0005.1%$9,000,000
2022Eagles$0$1,934,000$0$0$0$0$1,934,0000.9%$0
2023Eagles$0$1,934,000$0$0$0$0$1,934,0000.8%$0
Total$50,690,000$18,273,000$15,391,335$1,200,000$3,200,000$40,830,000$88,329,335$95,179,335
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Eagles2014$6,250,000$250,000
Redskins2017$1,250,000$0
Total$7,500,000$250,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201115----79.4%0.0%5896116.647415.9011
201211----62.1%0.7%4570015.623-7-2.3010
2013160089.5%8.5%82133216.29320.7010
2014151071.6%0.6%56116920.96471.8000
201596033.8%1.1%3052817.64000.0011
2016151066.6%0.0%56100517.94000.0000
2017132056.8%0.0%5066813.4333812.7000
2018124040.6%2.0%4177418.946294.8100
201931305.7%0.0%915917.72000.0000

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$711,000$9,000,000
Injury Adjusted$7,671,281$1,687,500
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OTC Valuation $3.2M $6.4M $9.7M $12.9M $16.1M APY $3.7M $7.3M $11.0M $14.7M $18.3M $6,576,000 $6,500,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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