Jalen Ramsey

Cornerback

Age: 27
Free Agency: 2026 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2021 Salary Cap Charge: $9,700,000 (5.21% of cap)
  • 2021 Cash Payout: $17,500,000 (8.78% of spending)
  • 2021 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.80
  • Contract Value: $100,000,000 ($20,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $43,703,000
  • Contract Ranking: 1/325 at CB

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202026$1,203,000$5,000,000$0$1,203,000$6,203,0003.0%
2021 📝
March 22: $7.5 million of 2022 salary is guaranteed
27$1,500,000$8,200,000$0$1,500,000$9,700,0005.2%
2022 📝
March 22: $5 million of 2023 salary is guaranteed
28$15,000,000$8,200,000$0$7,500,000$23,200,00011.1%
2023 📝
March 22: $7.5 million of 2023 salary is guaranteed
29$17,000,000$8,200,000$0$0$25,200,00011.2%
2024 📝
March 22: Roster Bonus due
30$14,500,000$8,200,000$4,000,000$0$26,700,00010.4%
2025 📝
March 22: Roster Bonus due
31$15,500,000$3,200,000$4,000,000$0$22,700,000--
Total$64,703,000$41,000,000$8,000,000$10,203,000$113,703,000

Contract Notes

Jalen Ramsey signed a five year, $100 million contract extension with the Rams. Details of the contract are from a report from Mike Garafolo. Per the report, Ramsey received a $25 million signing bonus. Ramsey received $43.7 million guaranteed at signing and $71.2 million guaranteed for injury. The full guarantee consists of Ramsey's 2020 and 2021 base salary and a $25 million signing bonus. If Ramsey is on the Rams roster on the 5th day of the 2021 league year, $7.5 million of his 2022 salary will be guaranteed. If on the roster on the 5th day of the 2022 league year he will earn another $7.5 million guarantee on his 2022 salary and a $5 million guarantee on his 2023 salary. On the 5th day of the league year in 2023 another $7.5 million is guaranteed. Ramsey has roster bonuses due on the 5th day of the 2024 and 2025 league years. Another $5 million in incentives is available.

The Rams converted $16 million of Ramsey's 2021 salary to a bonus for cap purposes. The move saves the team $12.8 million in cap room and Ramsey's salary in subsequent seasons will increase by $3.2 million a year.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$20M
$40M
$60M
$80M
$100M
202020212022202320242025
Cash Due$12,500,000$17,500,000$15,000,000$17,000,000$18,500,000$19,500,000
Running Cash$12,500,000$30,000,000$45,000,000$62,000,000$80,500,000$100,000,000
Career Earnings: $65,553,998
Career APY: $13,110,800
Potential Earnings: $135,771,330
Total Guarantees: $90,404,996
Largest Cash Payment: $26,203,000 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $26,700,000 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
JaguarsDraftedTraded20164$23,350,998$5,837,750$23,350,998$19,716,77184.4%$6,572,257
RamsDraftedRenegotiated20164$23,350,998$5,837,750$23,350,998$2,351,55910.1%$2,351,559
RamsExtensionActive20205$100,000,000$20,000,000$43,703,000$42,203,00042.2%$42,203,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Jaguars3$20,999,439$6,999,813$15,921,1350.0%$5,078,3040.0%
Rams2$44,554,559$22,277,280$8,554,5590.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Jaguars$450,000$3,795,636$0$450,000$4,245,6362.2%$15,632,544
2017Jaguars$1,511,409$3,795,636$0$1,511,409$5,307,0452.6%$1,511,409
2018Jaguars$2,572,818$3,795,636$0$2,572,818$6,368,4543.0%$2,572,818
2019Rams$3,634,227$0$0$2,351,559$2,351,5591.2%$2,351,559
2020Rams$1,203,000$5,000,000$0$1,203,000$6,203,0003.0%$26,203,000
2021Rams$1,500,000$8,200,000$0$1,500,000$9,700,0005.2%$17,500,000
2022Rams$15,000,000$8,200,000$0$7,500,000$23,200,00011.1%$15,000,000
2023Rams$17,000,000$8,200,000$0$0$25,200,00011.2%$17,000,000
2024Rams$14,500,000$8,200,000$4,000,000$0$26,700,00010.4%$18,500,000
2025Rams$15,500,000$3,200,000$4,000,000$0$22,700,000--$19,500,000
Total$72,871,454$52,386,908$8,000,000$17,088,786$131,975,694$135,771,330
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Jaguars2019$5,078,304$1,282,668
Total$5,078,304$1,282,668

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2016160098.4%33.9%55100021142651001
2017160095.8%10.5%50100020174340000
2018160099.3%9.1%623002013300000
2019123063.9%17.9%446000051132000
2020150093.1%2.1%36800219100000

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$16,504,000$20,000,000
Injury Adjusted$16,504,000$20,000,000
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OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.6M $8.4M $11.1M $13.9M APY $3.3M $6.7M $10.0M $13.3M $16.7M $4,466,000 $4,500,000

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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