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: 3.26%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.76
  • Total Contract Value: $28,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $7,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/77 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

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201628$1,000,000 $1,000,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$0$3,468,7502.2%
201729$2,000,000 $2,000,000$1,750,000$0$0$0$3,750,0002.2%
201830$5,250,000 $5,250,000$1,750,000$250,000$0$0$7,218,7504.1%
201931$6,250,000$1,750,000$250,000$0$0$8,250,0004.3%
202032$6,750,000$1,750,000$250,000$0$0$8,750,0004.4%
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

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Bengals20105$14,595,000$2,919,000$14,595,000100.0%$2,919,000
CardinalsSFA20151$3,125,000$3,125,000$2,484,37579.5%$2,484,375
CardinalsUFAActive20174$28,000,000$7,000,000$12,500,00044.6%$6,250,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals5$14,595,000$2,919,000$14,595,0000.0%$00.0%
Cardinals3$14,984,375$4,994,792$10,328,1250.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2010Bengals$320,000$200,000$821,000$0$0$1,341,000--$2,141,000
2011Bengals$450,000$1,221,250$2,342,500$100,000$0$4,113,7503.4%$6,977,500
2012Bengals$690,250$1,221,250$0$100,000$0$2,011,5001.7%$790,250
2013Bengals$975,500$1,221,250$0$100,000$0$2,296,7501.9%$1,075,500
2014Bengals$3,410,750$1,221,250$0$200,000$0$4,832,0003.6%$3,610,750
2015Cardinals$1,250,000 $500,000$1,000,000$250,000$0$625,000$3,109,3752.2%$2,484,375
2016Cardinals$1,000,000 $1,000,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$0$3,468,7502.2%$3,500,000
2017Cardinals$2,000,000 $2,000,000$1,750,000$0$0$0$3,750,0002.2%$9,000,000
2018Cardinals$5,250,000 $5,250,000$1,750,000$250,000$0$0$7,218,7504.1%$5,500,000
2019Cardinals$6,250,000$1,750,000$250,000$0$0$8,250,0004.3%$6,500,000
2020Cardinals$6,750,000$1,750,000$250,000$0$0$8,750,0004.4%$7,000,000
Total$28,346,500$15,085,000$4,663,500$500,000$625,000$49,141,875 $48,579,375

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111483.5%0.0%5659610.66000.0011
20121694.9%16.8%6473711.55000.0021
20131478.7%13.9%4645810.04000.0033
20141582.4%13.9%624607.45000.0030
20151554.1%0.0%1822312.41000.0000
20161672.5%0.2%3739110.62000.0010
20171466.7%0.0%302989.92000.0000
2018538.4%1.7%34615.30000.0000

Financial Reports

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