Joe Cardona

Long Snapper

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $860,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 0.48%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $1,355,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 0.82%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.58
  • Total Contract Value: $4,310,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $1,077,500
  • Position Ranking: 7/26 at LS
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,000,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 236
  • College: Navy
  • Accrued Seasons: 3
  • Entry: 2015 Draft, Round 5, #166 overall (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Joe Cardona signed a four year, $4.31 million extension with the Patriots. Cardona received $1 million in guarantees.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201826$705,000 $350,000$155,000$0$0$0$860,0000.5%
201927$805,000$130,000$20,000$0$0$955,0000.5%
202028$820,000$130,000$40,000$0$0$990,0000.5%
202129$835,000$130,000$60,000$0$0$965,000--
202230$1,000,000$130,000$80,000$0$0$1,210,000--
Total$4,165,000$675,000$200,000$0$0$4,980,000
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Career Earnings: $2,425,000
Career APY: $808,333
Potential Earnings: $6,730,000
Total Guarantees: $1,100,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,355,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $1,210,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsDraftedRenegotiated20154$2,480,000$620,000$1,775,00071.6%$591,667
PatriotsExtensionActive20184$4,310,000$1,077,500$650,00015.1%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots3$2,425,000$808,333$1,750,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2015Patriots$435,000$25,000$17,500$0$0$477,5000.3%$552,500
2016Patriots$525,000$25,000$37,500$0$0$587,5000.4%$562,500
2017Patriots$615,000$25,000$45,000$0$0$685,0000.4%$660,000
2018Patriots$705,000 $350,000$155,000$0$0$0$860,0000.5%$1,355,000
2019Patriots$805,000$130,000$20,000$0$0$955,0000.5%$825,000
2020Patriots$820,000$130,000$40,000$0$0$990,0000.5%$860,000
2021Patriots$835,000$130,000$60,000$0$0$965,000--$835,000
2022Patriots$1,000,000$130,000$80,000$0$0$1,210,000--$1,080,000
Total$5,740,000$750,000$300,000$0$0$6,730,000 $6,730,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
Special
20151634.0%
20161631.5%
20171632.9%
20181031.4%

Financial Reports

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