Jimmy Graham

Tight End

  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $6,000,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cap: 2.82%
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $9,000,000
  • % of 2020 Team Cash Spending: 4.19%
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.50
  • Total Contract Value: $16,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $8,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 7/169 at TE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $9,000,000
  • Age: 33
  • Height: 6' 6"
  • Weight: 259
  • College: Miami
  • Accrued Seasons: 10
  • Entry: 2010 Draft, Round 3, #95 overall (Saints)
  • Year Signed: 2020 (SFA)
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $5,223,000

Contract Notes

Jimmy Graham signed a two year, $16 million contract with the Bears on March 16, 2020. Graham received a $6 million signing bonus, and his 2020 base salary of $3 million is fully guaranteed at signing. There are $300,000 in Pro Bowl and 1st-Team All-Pro incentives for 2020 & 2021. Another $1,000,000 in escalators in 2021 for Pro Bowl, or 1st-Team All-Pro, or receptions, or receiving yards. There is a No Trade clause.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202034$3,000,000$3,000,000$0$3,000,000$6,000,0003.0%
202135$6,900,000$3,000,000$100,000$0$10,000,0004.7%
Total$9,900,000$6,000,000$100,000$3,000,000$16,000,000
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Career Earnings: $71,298,140
Career APY: $7,129,814
Potential Earnings: $81,298,140
Total Guarantees: $46,665,140
Largest Cash Payment: $13,000,000 (2014)
Largest Cap Hit: $12,666,666 (2019)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
SaintsDraftedExpired20104$3,298,140$825,736$665,140$3,298,140100.0%$824,535
SeahawksFranchiseExpired20144$40,000,000$10,000,000$13,000,000$27,000,00067.5%$9,000,000
SaintsFranchiseTraded20144$40,000,000$10,000,000$13,000,000$13,000,00032.5%$13,000,000
PackersUFATerminated20183$30,000,000$10,000,000$11,000,000$22,000,00073.3%$11,000,000
BearsSFAActive20202$16,000,000$8,000,000$9,000,000$6,000,00037.5%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Saints5$16,298,140$3,259,628$7,298,1400.0%$9,000,0000.0%
Seahawks3$27,000,000$9,000,000$27,000,0000.0%$00.0%
Packers2$22,000,000$11,000,000$18,583,3320.0%$3,666,6680.0%
Bears0$6,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2010Saints$320,000$166,285$0$0$0$0$0$486,285--$985,140
2011Saints$450,000$166,285$0$0$0$0$0$616,2850.5%$450,000
2012Saints$540,000$166,285$0$0$0$0$0$706,2850.6%$540,000
2013Saints$1,323,000$166,285$0$0$0$0$0$1,489,2851.2%$1,323,000
2014Saints$1,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$0$1,000,000$4,000,0003.0%$13,000,000
2015Seahawks$2,900,000$0$5,000,000$0$100,000$0$2,900,000$8,000,0005.6%$8,000,000
2016Seahawks$8,900,000$0$0$0$100,000$0$0$9,000,0005.8%$9,000,000
2017Seahawks$7,900,000$0$2,000,000$0$100,000$0$2,000,000$10,000,0006.0%$10,000,000
2018Packers$1,450,000$3,666,666$0$300,000$250,000$250,000$0$5,916,6663.3%$13,000,000
2019Packers$3,450,000$3,666,666$5,000,000$300,000$250,000$0$5,000,000$12,666,6666.7%$9,000,000
2020Bears$3,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$0$3,000,000$6,000,0003.0%$9,000,000
2021Bears$6,900,000$3,000,000$0$0$100,000$0$0$10,000,0004.7%$7,000,000
Total$38,133,000$16,998,472$12,000,000$600,000$900,000$250,000$13,900,000$68,881,472$81,298,140
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Saints2015$9,000,000$0
Packers2020$3,666,668$0
Total$12,666,668$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201116----69.0%0.0%99131013.211000.0011
201215----62.8%10.2%8598211.69000.0010
2013160066.9%4.0%86121514.116000.0000
2014160068.0%2.0%8588910.510000.0022
2015115052.7%3.4%4860512.62000.0000
2016160074.6%1.1%6592314.26100.0022
2017160068.4%2.3%544758.810000.0000
2018160074.0%0.0%5563611.62000.0000
2019160057.9%0.7%3844711.83000.0010

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$5,215,000$8,000,000
Injury Adjusted$5,215,000$8,000,000
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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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