Jameis Winston

Quarterback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $7,941,903
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.08%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $3,767,580
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 2.07%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.47
  • Total Contract Value: $25,351,277
  • Annual Contract Value: $6,337,819
  • Position Ranking: 3/29 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $25,351,277
  • Age: 25
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 230
  • College: Florida State
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 1, #1 overall (Buccaneers)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Jameis Winston, the 1st overall pick of the 2015 NFL draft, signed a four year contract worth $25,351,277.  the contract is fully guaranteed. According to Joel Corry of CBS sports, Winston received a $16,697,292 signing bonus and will receive yearly training camp roster bonuses from 2016 through 2018 of $1,062,331 (2016), $2,124,662 (2017), and $3,186,992 (2018). The Buccaneers will hold a fifth year option for 2019 that will be equal to the transition tag for the 2018 NFL season. The Bucs exercised this option which is worth $20.922 million. The salary is guaranteed for injury and will become fully guaranteed on the 1st day of the 2019 league year.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 21 $435,000 $435,000 $4,174,323 $0 $0 $0 $4,609,323 3.2%
2016 22 $525,000 $1,587,331 $4,174,323 $1,062,331 $0 $0 $5,761,654 3.7%
2017 23 $615,000 $2,739,662 $4,174,323 $2,124,662 $0 $0 $6,913,985 4.1%
2018 24 $705,000 $3,891,992 $4,174,323 $3,186,992 $0 $0 $7,941,903 4.5%
2019 25 $20,922,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $20,922,000 11.0%
Total $23,202,000 $16,697,292 $6,373,985 $0 $0 $46,148,865
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Career Earnings: $25,226,865
Career APY: $6,306,716
Potential Earnings: $46,148,865
Total Guarantees: $25,351,277
Largest Cash Payment: $20,922,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $20,922,000 (2019)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Buccaneers Drafted Active 2015 4 $25,351,277 $6,337,819 $25,351,277 $25,226,865 99.5% $6,306,716
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers 4 $25,226,865 $6,306,716 $25,226,865 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 Buccaneers $435,000 $435,000 $4,174,323 $0 $0 $0 $4,609,323 3.2% $17,132,292
2016 Buccaneers $525,000 $1,587,331 $4,174,323 $1,062,331 $0 $0 $5,761,654 3.7% $1,587,331
2017 Buccaneers $615,000 $2,739,662 $4,174,323 $2,124,662 $0 $0 $6,913,985 4.1% $2,739,662
2018 Buccaneers $705,000 $3,891,992 $4,174,323 $3,186,992 $0 $0 $7,941,903 4.5% $3,767,580
2019 Buccaneers $20,922,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $20,922,000 11.0% $20,922,000
Total $23,202,000 $16,697,292 $6,373,985 $0 $0 $46,148,865   $46,148,865

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Passing Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRating AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2015 16 100.0% 0.0%312/53558.3%404222152784.2542133.9662
2016 16 98.7% 0.0%345/56760.8%409028183586.1531653.11106
2017 12 71.1% 0.0%254/39165%31411883196.5281033.70157
2018 11 61.6% 0.0%244/37864.6%299219142790.2492815.7173

Financial Reports

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