Jared Cook

Tight End

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $9,000,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 4.55%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $7,000,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 3.33%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.78
  • Total Contract Value: $15,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $7,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 8/160 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,000,000
  • Age: 33
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 254
  • College: South Carolina
  • Accrued Seasons: 11
  • Entry: 2009 Draft, Round 3, #89 overall (Titans)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $6,249,000

Contract Notes

Jared Cook signed a 2 year, $15 million contract with the Saints on March 27, 2019. Cook received a $6 million signing bonus and $8 million in guarantees. If Cook is on the roster on the fifth day of the 2020 league year he will receive a $2 million roster bonus. The 2021 contract year is voidable.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201932$2,000,000$2,000,000$0$2,000,000$4,000,0002.1%
2020 📝
March 22: $2 million roster bonus due
33$5,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000$9,000,0004.5%
2021 📝
March 12: 2021 contract year voids
34$0$2,000,000$0$0$2,000,0000.9%
Total$7,000,000$6,000,000$2,000,000$4,000,000$15,000,000
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Career Earnings: $45,120,000
Career APY: $4,101,818
Potential Earnings: $52,120,000
Total Guarantees: $33,525,000
Largest Cash Payment: $8,000,000 (2013)
Largest Cap Hit: $9,000,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
TitansDraftedExpired20094$2,450,000$612,500$700,000$2,545,000103.9%$636,250
RamsUFATerminated20135$35,100,000$7,020,000$19,000,000$21,000,00059.8%$7,000,000
PackersSFAExpired20161$2,750,000$2,750,000$825,000$2,600,00094.5%$2,600,000
RaidersUFAExpired20172$10,600,000$5,300,000$5,000,000$10,975,000103.5%$5,487,500
SaintsUFAActive20192$15,000,000$7,500,000$8,000,000$8,000,00053.3%$8,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Titans4$2,545,000$636,250$2,545,0000.0%$00.0%
Rams3$21,000,000$7,000,000$18,399,1180.0%$2,600,8830.0%
Packers1$2,600,000$2,600,000$2,750,0000.0%$00.0%
Raiders2$10,975,000$5,487,500$10,975,0000.0%$00.0%
Saints1$8,000,000$8,000,000$4,000,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2009Titans$310,000$175,000$0$0$0$0$0$485,0000.4%$1,010,000
2010Titans$395,000$175,000$0$0$0$0$0$570,000--$395,000
2011Titans$525,000$175,000$0$0$0$0$0$700,0000.6%$525,000
2012Titans$615,000$175,000$0$0$0$0$0$790,0000.7%$615,000
2013Rams$3,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$0$3,000,000$4,000,0003.3%$8,000,000
2014Rams$730,000$1,300,441$3,000,000$0$0$0$1,798,236$6,098,6774.6%$6,000,000
2015Rams$7,000,000$1,300,441$0$0$0$0$5,000,000$8,300,4415.8%$7,000,000
2016Packers$1,425,000$825,000$75,000$400,000$25,000$0$0$2,750,0001.8%$2,600,000
2017Raiders$2,500,000$0$2,500,000$0$300,000$0$5,000,000$5,300,0003.2%$5,675,000
2018Raiders$5,000,000$0$0$0$300,000$375,000$0$5,675,0003.2%$5,300,000
2019Saints$2,000,000$2,000,000$0$0$0$0$2,000,000$4,000,0002.1%$8,000,000
2020Saints$5,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,000$0$0$0$2,000,000$9,000,0004.5%$7,000,000
2021Saints$0$2,000,000$0$0$0$0$0$2,000,0000.9%$0
Total$28,500,000$11,125,882$7,575,000$400,000$625,000$375,000$18,798,236$49,669,118$52,120,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Rams2016$2,600,883$0
Total$2,600,883$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201116----58.5%0.0%4975915.53000.0022
20121----4.4%0.0%4452311.94000.0011
2013160071.4%0.9%5167113.25000.0011
2014160068.3%0.4%5263412.23100.0000
2015160070.3%0.9%3948112.30000.0021
2016106030.2%2.7%3037712.61000.0011
2017160078.6%2.3%5165312.82000.0011
2018160073.5%0.2%6889613.26000.0000
2019142047.4%0.0%4370516.49000.0000

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$6,249,000$7,500,000
Injury Adjusted$7,036,125$6,562,500
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OTC Valuation $1.8M $3.6M $5.5M $7.3M $9.1M APY $1.8M $3.5M $5.3M $7.1M $8.8M $5,966,000 $6,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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