James White

Running Back

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $2,437,500
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.36%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $1,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 0.91%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.62
  • Total Contract Value: $12,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 3/33 at RB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,690,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 5' 9"
  • Weight: 204
  • College: Wisconsin
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2014 Draft, Round 4, #130 overall (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

James White signed a three year, $12 million extension with the Patriots on April 19, 2017. According to Ben Volin, White received $4 million in the form of a signing bonus and his 2017 salary is fully guaranteed. There are $500,000 roster bonuses in each year of the contract which are likely paid on a per game basis. Another $3 million is available in incentives. Please credit the appropriate source if using this information.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 25 $690,000 $690,000 $1,099,272 $0 $0 $0 $1,789,272 1.1%
2018 26 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $2,437,500 1.4%
2019 27 $2,500,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,000,000 2.1%
2020 28 $3,000,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,500,000 2.3%
Total $7,190,000 $4,099,272 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $12,726,772
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Career Earnings: $8,117,088
Career APY: $1,623,418
Potential Earnings: $14,617,088
Total Guarantees: $5,087,088
Largest Cash Payment: $4,690,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $4,500,000 (2020)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Patriots Drafted Renegotiated 2014 4 $2,617,088 $654,272 $397,088 $1,927,088 73.6% $642,363
Patriots Extension Active 2017 3 $12,000,000 $4,000,000 $4,690,000 $6,190,000 51.6% $3,095,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Patriots 5 $8,117,088 $1,623,418 $6,054,588 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2014 Patriots $420,000 $99,272 $0 $0 $0 $519,272 0.4% $817,088
2015 Patriots $510,000 $99,272 $0 $0 $0 $609,272 0.4% $510,000
2016 Patriots $600,000 $99,272 $0 $0 $0 $699,272 0.5% $600,000
2017 Patriots $690,000 $690,000 $1,099,272 $0 $0 $0 $1,789,272 1.1% $4,690,000
2018 Patriots $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $2,437,500 1.4% $1,500,000
2019 Patriots $2,500,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,000,000 2.1% $3,000,000
2020 Patriots $3,000,000 $1,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $4,500,000 2.3% $3,500,000
Total $8,720,000 $4,397,088 $1,500,000 $0 $0 $14,554,588   $14,617,088

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Rushing Receiving Fumbles
Offense Special AttYardsAvgTD RecYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2014 3 2.7% 0.0%9384.205234.6000
2015 14 26.1% 0.4%22562.524041010.3400
2016 16 38.0% 2.9%391664.30605519.2500
2017 14 33.6% 1.3%431714.00564297.7300
2018 16 53.7% 6.6%944254.55877518.6700

Financial Reports

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