James White

Running Back

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $4,593,750 (2.18% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $3,500,000 (2.25% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.76
  • Contract Value: $12,000,000 ($4,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,690,000
  • Contract Ranking: 17/180 at RB

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2017)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201725$690,000$1,099,272$0$0$690,000$1,789,2721.1%
201826$1,000,000$1,000,000$500,000$0$0$2,500,0001.4%
201927$2,500,000$1,125,000$500,000$500,000$0$4,625,0002.4%
202028$3,000,000$1,125,000$500,000$0$0$4,593,7502.2%
Total$7,190,000$4,349,272$1,500,000$500,000$690,000$13,508,022

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.
Career Earnings: $11,835,838
Career APY: $1,972,640
Potential Earnings: $15,335,838
Total Guarantees: $5,087,088
Largest Cash Payment: $4,690,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $4,625,000 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsDraftedRenegotiated20144$2,617,088$654,272$397,088$1,927,08873.6%$642,363
PatriotsExtensionActive20173$12,000,000$4,000,000$4,690,000$9,908,75082.6%$3,302,917
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots6$11,835,838$1,972,640$10,742,0880.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Patriots$420,000$99,272$0$0$0$519,2720.4%$817,088
2015Patriots$510,000$99,272$0$0$0$609,2720.4%$510,000
2016Patriots$600,000$99,272$0$0$0$699,2720.4%$600,000
2017Patriots$690,000$1,099,272$0$0$690,000$1,789,2721.1%$4,690,000
2018Patriots$1,000,000$1,000,000$500,000$0$0$2,500,0001.4%$1,968,750
2019Patriots$2,500,000$1,125,000$500,000$500,000$0$4,625,0002.4%$3,250,000
2020Patriots$3,000,000$1,125,000$500,000$0$0$4,593,7502.2%$3,500,000
Total$8,720,000$4,647,088$1,500,000$500,000$690,000$15,335,838$15,335,838

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201430132.7%0.0%9384.205234.6000
2015140226.1%0.4%22562.524041010.3400
2016160038.0%2.9%391664.30605519.2500
2017142033.6%1.3%431714.00564297.7300
2018160053.7%6.6%944254.55877518.6700
2019150142.6%11.2%672633.91726459.0511

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$5,097,000$4,000,000
Injury Adjusted$5,097,000$4,000,000
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OTC Valuation $2.6M $5.2M $7.8M $10.4M $13.0M APY $2.7M $5.3M $8.0M $10.7M $13.3M $6,061,000 $4,250,000

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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