EJ Gaines

Cornerback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,865,625
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.60%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $3,531,250
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.76%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.91
  • Total Contract Value: $4,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 4/76 at CB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,400,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 190
  • College: Missouri
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 6, #188 overall (Rams)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

EJ Gaines signed a one year, $4 million contract with the Browns. Gaines received a $1.4 million signing bonus and can earn up to $750,000 in per game bonuses. $1 million in incentives can increase the contract value to $1 million. We are estimating that $100,000 of that $1 million will count on the salary cap.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 26 $1,750,000 $1,400,000 $750,000 $100,000 $100,000 $3,865,625 2.2%
Total $1,750,000 $1,400,000 $750,000 $100,000 $100,000 $3,865,625
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Career Earnings: $6,788,922
Career APY: $1,357,784
Potential Earnings: $6,788,922
Total Guarantees: $1,615,344
Largest Cash Payment: $3,531,250 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,865,625 (2018)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Rams Drafted Traded 2014 4 $2,327,672 $581,918 $107,672 $1,460,672 62.8% $486,891
Bills Drafted Expired 2014 4 $2,327,672 $581,918 $107,672 $1,797,000 77.2% $1,797,000
Browns UFA Active 2018 1 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $1,400,000 $3,531,250 88.3% $3,531,250
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Rams 3 $1,460,672 $486,891 $1,433,754 0.0% $26,918 0.0%
Bills 1 $1,797,000 $1,797,000 $1,797,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Browns 1 $3,531,250 $3,531,250 $3,865,625 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Rams $420,000 $26,918 $0 $0 $0 $446,918 0.3% $527,672
2015 Rams $510,000 $26,918 $0 $0 $0 $359,918 0.3% $333,000
2016 Rams $600,000 $26,918 $0 $0 $0 $626,918 0.4% $600,000
2017 Bills $1,797,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,797,000 1.1% $1,797,000
2018 Browns $1,750,000 $1,400,000 $750,000 $100,000 $100,000 $3,865,625 2.2% $3,531,250
Total $5,077,000 $1,480,754 $750,000 $100,000 $100,000 $7,096,379   $6,788,922
Dead Money History
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Rams 2017 $26,918 $0
Total$26,918$0

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2014 15 89.3% 22.5%637003214200200
2016 11 56.3% 6.7%47900017001100
2017 11 59.0% 9.6%411000007112000
2018 6 15.3% 6.5%11200103100000

Financial Reports

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