James Carpenter

Left Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $2,875,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.52%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.42%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.91
  • Total Contract Value: $21,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,250,000
  • Position Ranking: 12/76 at LG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 321
  • College: Alabama
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 1, #25 overall (Seahawks)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $2,230,000

Contract Notes

James Carpenter signed a four year contract with the Falcons worth $21 million on March 14, 2019. Carpenter's guarantee at signing is $7 million with another $2.2.5 million guaranteed for injury. If on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2020 league year he will earn a $1 million option bonus and $1.25 million salary guarantee. He has $250,000 in per game bonuses in the final three contract years.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$2,000,000$875,000$0$2,000,000$2,875,0001.5%
2020 📝
March 20: $1.25 million of base salary becomes guaranteed; option deadline
31$3,750,000$1,208,333$250,000$1,500,000$5,208,3332.6%
202132$5,000,000$1,208,333$250,000$0$6,458,333--
202233$5,000,000$1,208,334$250,000$0$6,458,334--
Total$15,750,000$4,500,000$750,000$3,500,000$21,000,000
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Career Earnings: $30,163,377
Career APY: $3,770,422
Potential Earnings: $47,663,377
Total Guarantees: $18,224,479
Largest Cash Payment: $5,500,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,805,000 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SeahawksDraftedExpired20114$7,641,502$1,910,376$6,224,479$7,641,502100.0%$1,910,376
JetsUFAExpired20154$19,100,000$4,775,000$5,000,000$19,021,87599.6%$4,755,469
FalconsUFAActive20194$21,000,000$5,250,000$7,000,000$3,500,00016.7%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Seahawks4$7,641,502$1,910,376$7,641,5020.0%$00.0%
Jets4$19,021,875$4,755,469$19,100,0000.0%$00.0%
Falcons0$3,500,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Seahawks$375,000$1,014,364$0$375,000$1,389,3641.2%$4,432,456
2012Seahawks$722,341$1,014,364$0$722,341$1,736,7051.4%$722,341
2013Seahawks$1,069,682$1,014,364$0$1,069,682$2,084,0461.7%$1,069,682
2014Seahawks$1,417,023$1,014,364$0$0$2,431,3871.8%$1,417,023
2015Jets$1,500,000$875,000$0$1,500,000$2,375,0001.7%$5,000,000
2016Jets$760,000$2,105,000$250,000$0$3,115,0002.0%$4,700,000
2017Jets$4,450,000$2,105,000$250,000$0$6,805,0004.1%$4,700,000
2018Jets$4,450,000$2,105,000$250,000$0$6,805,0003.8%$4,621,875
2019Falcons$2,000,000$875,000$0$2,000,000$2,875,0001.5%$5,500,000
2020Falcons$3,750,000$1,208,333$250,000$1,500,000$5,208,3332.6%$5,000,000
2021Falcons$5,000,000$1,208,333$250,000$0$6,458,333--$5,250,000
2022Falcons$5,000,000$1,208,334$250,000$0$6,458,334--$5,250,000
Total$30,494,046$15,747,456$1,500,000$7,167,023$47,741,502$47,663,377

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
201155.6%0.0%
2012733.8%4.0%
20131675.1%17.9%
20141377.2%13.9%
20151699.7%16.2%
20161695.4%11.7%
20171699.9%13.0%
20181062.2%8.7%
2019982.9%13.7%

Financial Reports

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