Ja'Whaun Bentley

4-3 Outside Linebacker

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $570,988
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.30%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $495,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 0.37%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.87
  • Total Contract Value: $2,763,952
  • Annual Contract Value: $690,988
  • Position Ranking: 6/26 at 43OLB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $303,952
  • Age: 22
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 260
  • College: Purdue
  • Accrued Seasons: 1
  • Entry: 2018 Draft, Round 5, #143 overall (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Ja'Whaun Bentley signed a four year contract with the New England Patriots worth $2,763,952 on May 10, 2018. Bentley received a $303,952 signing bonus. Bentley was the 143rd pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 22 $480,000 $75,988 $0 $0 $0 $459,635 0.3%
2019 23 $495,000 $75,988 $0 $0 $0 $570,988 0.3%
2020 24 $660,000 $75,988 $0 $0 $0 $735,988 0.4%
2021 25 $750,000 $75,988 $0 $0 $0 $825,988 --
Total $2,385,000 $303,952 $0 $0 $0 $2,592,599
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Career Earnings: $687,599
Career APY: $687,599
Potential Earnings: $2,592,599
Total Guarantees: $303,952
Largest Cash Payment: $750,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Hit: $825,988 (2021)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Patriots Drafted Active 2018 4 $2,763,952 $690,988 $303,952 $687,599 24.9% $687,599
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Patriots 1 $687,599 $687,599 $459,635 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 Patriots $480,000 $75,988 $0 $0 $0 $459,635 0.3% $687,599
2019 Patriots $495,000 $75,988 $0 $0 $0 $570,988 0.3% $495,000
2020 Patriots $660,000 $75,988 $0 $0 $0 $735,988 0.4% $660,000
2021 Patriots $750,000 $75,988 $0 $0 $0 $825,988 -- $750,000
Total $2,385,000 $303,952 $0 $0 $0 $2,592,599   $2,592,599

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Tackles Negative Plays Interceptions Fumbles TD
Defense Special SoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2018 3 13.3% 9.9%9500111100000

Financial Reports

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