J.C. Jackson

Cornerback

Age: 27
Free Agency: 2027 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $8,000,000 (3.70% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $28,000,000 (11.04% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.50
  • Contract Value: $82,500,000 ($16,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $40,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 10/270 at CB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202227$3,000,000$5,000,000$0$3,000,000$8,000,0003.7%
202328$12,000,000$5,000,000$0$12,000,000$17,000,0007.3%
2024 📝
March 19: Roster bonus due
29$12,375,000$5,000,000$2,000,000$0$19,375,0007.6%
2025 📝
March 19: Roster bonus due
30$12,025,000$5,000,000$2,000,000$0$19,025,000--
2026 📝
March 19: Roster bonus due
31$12,100,000$5,000,000$2,000,000$0$19,100,000--
Total$51,500,000$25,000,000$6,000,000$15,000,000$82,500,000

Contract Notes

JC Jackson signed a five year, $82.5 million contract with the Chargers on March 14, 2022. Jackson received $40 million fully guaranteed at signing, including a $25 million signing bonus. In each of the final three years of the contract, Jackson will earn a roster bonus on the 3rd day of the league year.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$16.5M
$33M
$49.5M
$66M
$82.5M
20222023202420252026
Cash Due$28,000,000$12,000,000$14,375,000$14,025,000$14,100,000
Running Cash$28,000,000$40,000,000$54,375,000$68,400,000$82,500,000
Career Earnings: $30,194,000
Career APY: $7,548,500
Potential Earnings: $87,694,000
Total Guarantees: $40,060,000
Largest Cash Payment: $28,000,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $19,375,000 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsUDFAExpired20183$1,720,000$573,333$60,000$1,810,000105.2%$603,333
PatriotsRFAExpired20211$3,384,000$3,384,000$0$3,384,000100.0%$3,384,000
ChargersUFAActive20225$82,500,000$16,500,000$40,000,000$25,000,00030.3%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots4$5,194,000$1,298,500$5,194,0000.0%$00.0%
Chargers0$25,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Patriots$480,000$3,333$0$50,000$483,3330.3%$490,000
2019Patriots$570,000$3,333$0$0$573,3330.3%$570,000
2020Patriots$750,000$3,334$0$0$753,3340.4%$750,000
2021Patriots$3,384,000$0$0$0$3,384,0001.6%$3,384,000
2022Chargers$3,000,000$5,000,000$0$3,000,000$8,000,0003.7%$28,000,000
2023Chargers$12,000,000$5,000,000$0$12,000,000$17,000,0007.3%$12,000,000
2024Chargers$12,375,000$5,000,000$2,000,000$0$19,375,0007.6%$14,375,000
2025Chargers$12,025,000$5,000,000$2,000,000$0$19,025,000--$14,025,000
2026Chargers$12,100,000$5,000,000$2,000,000$0$19,100,000--$14,100,000
Total$56,684,000$25,010,000$6,000,000$15,050,000$87,694,000$87,694,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2018130338.0%10.8%0000000000000
2019160067.6%20.4%2970001105390000
2020160083.8%1.8%346001014900200
2021170087.6%2.7%4414002023801000
202211129.8%1.3%5100000000000

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$400,000$16,500,000
Injury Adjusted$568,125$15,468,750
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OTC Valuation $3.6M $7.1M $10.7M $14.2M $17.8M APY $3.5M $7M $10.5M $14M $17.5M $7,589,000 $4,692,000

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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