Jermaine Gresham

Tight End

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $7,218,750
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 4.05%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $5,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 3.82%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.76
  • Total Contract Value: $28,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $7,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/70 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $13,000,000
  • Age: 30
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 260
  • College: Oklahoma
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 1, #21 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Jermaine Gresham signed a four year, $28 million contract with the Cardinals on March 11, 2017. Gresham's contract has $16.5 million in guarantees, $13 million of which are fully guaranteed at signing. If Gresham is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2018 league year the difference will become fully guaranteed. Gresham received a $7 million signing bonus.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2016 28 $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $3,468,750 2.2%
2017 29 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,750,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,750,000 2.2%
2018 30 $5,250,000 $5,250,000 $1,750,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $7,218,750 4.1%
2019 31 $6,250,000 $1,750,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $8,250,000 4.3%
2020 32 $6,750,000 $1,750,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $8,750,000 4.4%
Total $21,250,000 $9,000,000 $1,250,000 $0 $0 $31,437,500
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Career Earnings: $29,579,375
Career APY: $3,697,422
Potential Earnings: $48,579,375
Total Guarantees: $13,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $9,000,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $8,750,000 (2020)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bengals 2010 5 $14,595,000 $2,919,000 $0 $14,595,000 100.0% $2,919,000
Cardinals SFA 2015 1 $3,125,000 $3,125,000 $0 $2,484,375 79.5% $2,484,375
Cardinals UFA Active 2017 4 $28,000,000 $7,000,000 $13,000,000 $12,500,000 44.6% $6,250,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bengals 5 $14,595,000 $2,919,000 $14,595,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Cardinals 3 $14,984,375 $4,994,792 $10,328,125 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2010 Bengals $320,000 $200,000 $821,000 $0 $0 $1,341,000 -- $2,141,000
2011 Bengals $450,000 $1,221,250 $2,342,500 $100,000 $0 $4,113,750 3.4% $6,977,500
2012 Bengals $690,250 $1,221,250 $0 $100,000 $0 $2,011,500 1.7% $790,250
2013 Bengals $975,500 $1,221,250 $0 $100,000 $0 $2,296,750 1.9% $1,075,500
2014 Bengals $3,410,750 $1,221,250 $0 $200,000 $0 $4,832,000 3.6% $3,610,750
2015 Cardinals $1,250,000 $500,000 $1,000,000 $250,000 $0 $625,000 $3,109,375 2.2% $2,484,375
2016 Cardinals $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $2,000,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $3,468,750 2.2% $3,500,000
2017 Cardinals $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $1,750,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,750,000 2.2% $9,000,000
2018 Cardinals $5,250,000 $5,250,000 $1,750,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $7,218,750 4.1% $5,500,000
2019 Cardinals $6,250,000 $1,750,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $8,250,000 4.3% $6,500,000
2020 Cardinals $6,750,000 $1,750,000 $250,000 $0 $0 $8,750,000 4.4% $7,000,000
Total $28,346,500 $15,085,000 $4,663,500 $500,000 $625,000 $49,141,875   $48,579,375

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Receiving Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special RecYardsAvgTD AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2011 14 83.5% 0.0%5659610.66000.0011
2012 16 94.9% 16.8%6473711.55000.0021
2013 14 78.7% 13.9%4645810.04000.0033
2014 15 82.4% 13.9%624607.45000.0030
2015 15 54.1% 0.0%1822312.41000.0000
2016 16 72.5% 0.2%3739110.62000.0010
2017 14 66.7% 0.0%302989.92000.0000
2018 12 44.9% 5.3%99410.40000.0011

Financial Reports

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