DeSean Jackson

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,164,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.60%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $9,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 4.04%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.84
  • Total Contract Value: $27,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 28/386 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $13,000,000
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 175
  • College: California
  • Accrued Seasons: 11
  • Entry: 2008 Draft, Round 2, #49 overall (Eagles)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: Other
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

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 17: Deadline to exercise 2021 option
34$6,200,000$1,934,000$400,000$400,000$4,800,000$8,934,0004.5%
202135$8,200,000$1,934,000$400,000$400,000$0$10,934,000--
2022 📝
February 12: 2022 and 2023 contract years void
36$0$1,934,000$0$0$0$1,934,000--
202337$0$1,934,000$0$0$0$1,934,000--
Total$15,430,000$9,170,000$1,200,000$1,200,000$5,830,000$26,900,000
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Career Earnings: $75,924,335
Career APY: $6,902,212
Potential Earnings: $95,504,335
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$7,170,00026.6%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Eagles6$28,924,335$4,820,723$15,504,3350.0%$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%$9,000,000
2020Eagles$6,200,000$1,934,000$0$400,000$400,000$4,800,000$8,934,0004.5%$9,000,000
2021Eagles$8,200,000$1,934,000$0$400,000$400,000$0$10,934,000--$9,000,000
2022Eagles$0$1,934,000$0$0$0$0$1,934,000--$0
2023Eagles$0$1,934,000$0$0$0$0$1,934,000--$0
Total$50,690,000$18,273,000$15,391,335$1,200,000$3,200,000$40,830,000$88,654,335$95,504,335
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 PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111579.4%0.0%5896116.647415.9011
20121162.1%0.7%4570015.623-7-2.3010
20131689.5%8.5%82133216.29320.7010
20141571.6%0.6%56116920.96471.8000
2015933.8%1.1%3052817.64000.0011
20161566.6%0.0%56100517.94000.0000
20171356.8%0.0%5066813.4333812.7000
20181240.6%2.0%4177418.946294.8100

Financial Reports

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