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: 4/16 at LS
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,000,000
  • Age: 26
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 236
  • College: Navy
  • Accrued Seasons: 4
  • 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 26 $705,000 $350,000 $155,000 $0 $0 $0 $860,000 0.5%
2019 27 $805,000 $130,000 $20,000 $0 $0 $955,000 0.5%
2020 28 $820,000 $130,000 $40,000 $0 $0 $990,000 0.5%
2021 29 $835,000 $130,000 $60,000 $0 $0 $965,000 --
2022 30 $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: $3,130,000
Career APY: $782,500
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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Patriots Drafted Renegotiated 2015 4 $2,480,000 $620,000 $100,000 $1,775,000 71.6% $591,667
Patriots Extension Active 2018 4 $4,310,000 $1,077,500 $1,000,000 $1,355,000 31.4% $1,355,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Patriots 4 $3,130,000 $782,500 $2,610,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 Patriots $435,000 $25,000 $17,500 $0 $0 $477,500 0.3% $552,500
2016 Patriots $525,000 $25,000 $37,500 $0 $0 $587,500 0.4% $562,500
2017 Patriots $615,000 $25,000 $45,000 $0 $0 $685,000 0.4% $660,000
2018 Patriots $705,000 $350,000 $155,000 $0 $0 $0 $860,000 0.5% $1,355,000
2019 Patriots $805,000 $130,000 $20,000 $0 $0 $955,000 0.5% $825,000
2020 Patriots $820,000 $130,000 $40,000 $0 $0 $990,000 0.5% $860,000
2021 Patriots $835,000 $130,000 $60,000 $0 $0 $965,000 -- $835,000
2022 Patriots $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

Year Games Played Snaps
Special
2015 16 34.0%
2016 16 31.5%
2017 16 32.9%
2018 16 32.3%

Financial Reports

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