J.R. Sweezy

Right Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,968,750
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.05%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.33%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.26
  • Total Contract Value: $9,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 18/79 at RG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $3,000,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 298
  • College: North Carolina State
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 7, #225 overall (Seahawks)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

J.R. Sweezy signed a two year with the Arizona Cardinals on March 15, 2019.  The contract is worth $9 million base value, up to $11 million through playing time incentives.  Sweezy received $3 million guaranteed through a signing bonus; and can earn up to $500,000 per year in per game roster bonus pay ($31,250 per game active).

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$1,500,000$1,500,000$500,000$500,000$3,968,7502.1%
202031$3,500,000$1,500,000$500,000$0$5,500,0002.8%
Total$5,000,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$500,000$9,468,750
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Career Earnings: $21,882,598
Career APY: $3,126,085
Potential Earnings: $27,882,598
Total Guarantees: $15,100,000
Largest Cash Payment: $9,500,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $9,500,000 (2016)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersUFATerminated20165$32,500,000$6,500,000$12,000,000$14,343,75044.1%$7,171,875
SeahawksSFAExpired20181$1,500,000$1,500,000$100,000$1,500,000100.0%$1,500,000
CardinalsUFAActive20192$9,000,000$4,500,000$3,000,000$3,000,00033.3%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Seahawks5$4,538,848$907,770$4,988,8480.0%$00.0%
Buccaneers2$14,343,750$7,171,875$14,968,7500.0%$00.0%
Cardinals0$3,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Seahawks$390,000$14,212$0$0$0$0$404,2120.3%$446,848
2013Seahawks$480,000$14,212$0$0$0$0$494,2120.4%$480,000
2014Seahawks$570,000$14,212$0$0$0$0$584,2120.4%$570,000
2015Seahawks$1,542,000$14,212$0$0$0$0$1,556,2121.1%$1,542,000
2016Buccaneers$4,500,000$0$5,000,000$0$0$9,500,000$9,500,0006.1%$9,500,000
2017Buccaneers$3,750,000$625,000$0$1,250,000$0$3,750,000$5,468,7503.3%$4,843,750
2018Seahawks$800,000$100,000$200,000$400,000$500,000$0$1,950,0001.1%$1,500,000
2019Cardinals$1,500,000$1,500,000$0$500,000$500,000$0$3,968,7502.1%$5,000,000
2020Cardinals$3,500,000$1,500,000$0$500,000$0$0$5,500,0002.8%$4,000,000
Total$17,032,000$3,781,848$5,200,000$2,650,000$1,000,000$13,250,000$29,426,348$27,882,598

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
20121329.0%24.4%
20131594.1%29.1%
20141699.6%31.5%
20151593.1%15.1%
20171385.5%13.0%
20181588.7%15.0%

Financial Reports

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