Joe Haden

Cornerback

Age: 31
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 10
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $9,625,000 (4.80% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $7,000,000 (3.94% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.73
  • Contract Value: $22,000,000 ($11,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $16,800,000
  • Contract Ranking: 16/278 at CB

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$1,200,000$7,516,668$8,716,6684.2%
2020 📝
March 22: $3.5 million roster bonus due
31$1,050,000$8,575,000$9,625,0004.8%
202132$7,000,000$8,575,000$15,575,0008.4%
Total$9,250,000$24,666,668$33,916,668

Contract Notes

Joe Haden signed a two year extension with the Pittsburgh Steelers on September 2, 2019.  The contract is worth $22 million in new money, $32 million in total paper value.  Haden received a $13.8 million signing bonus and $3 million roster bonus three days after signing the contract; however the $3 million roster bonus is pro-rated over the three year contract since the contract was signed in the preseason.  Haden can also earn a $3.5 million roster bonus on the 5th day of the 2020 league year.
Career Earnings: $115,706,742
Career APY: $11,570,674
Potential Earnings: $123,656,742
Total Guarantees: $60,169,693
Largest Cash Payment: $20,878,193 (2014)
Largest Cap Number: $15,575,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDraftedRenegotiated20105$40,056,742$8,011,348$14,941,500$33,178,54982.8%$8,294,637
BrownsExtensionTerminated20145$67,500,000$13,500,000$22,678,193$41,478,19361.4%$13,826,064
SteelersSFARenegotiated20173$27,000,000$9,000,000$5,750,000$17,000,00063.0%$8,500,000
SteelersExtensionActive20192$22,000,000$11,000,000$16,800,000$23,950,000108.9%$23,950,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns7$74,756,742$10,679,535$66,786,4290.0%$10,900,0000.0%
Steelers3$40,950,000$13,650,000$23,800,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2010Browns$320,000$2,000,000$72,200$0$0$0$2,392,200--$12,392,200
2011Browns$2,558,165$2,106,562$4,500,000$200,000$0$0$9,364,7277.8%$7,684,415
2012Browns$5,765,505$4,106,562$0$200,000$0$0$8,715,4787.2%$5,965,505
2013Browns$6,936,429$1,949,700$0$200,000$0$0$9,086,1296.7%$7,136,429
2014Browns$6,678,193$5,149,702$0$200,000$100,000$6,678,193$12,127,8957.8%$20,878,193
2015Browns$8,300,000$3,200,000$0$100,000$100,000$8,300,000$11,700,0007.4%$10,400,000
2016Browns$10,100,000$3,200,000$0$100,000$0$10,100,000$13,400,0007.6%$10,200,000
2017Steelers$1,250,000$1,916,666$0$0$0$0$3,166,6661.9%$7,000,000
2018Steelers$9,000,000$1,916,666$1,000,000$0$0$1,000,000$11,916,6666.6%$10,000,000
2019Steelers$1,200,000$7,516,668$0$0$0$0$8,716,6684.2%$18,000,000
2020Steelers$1,050,000$8,575,000$0$0$0$0$9,625,0004.8%$7,000,000
2021Steelers$7,000,000$8,575,000$0$0$0$0$15,575,0008.4%$7,000,000
Total$60,158,292$50,212,526$5,572,200$1,000,000$200,000$26,078,193$115,786,429$123,656,742
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Browns2017$7,300,000$100,000
Browns2018$3,600,000$0
Total$10,900,000$100,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201115----90.7%0.0%5312102119001100
201211----66.6%22.7%40110000113641000
2013151091.6%31.2%43110000204570001
2014151087.8%29.8%58150010203012340
2015511027.2%5.9%18400002000100
2016133076.6%21.6%3711000011390000
2017115062.4%9.3%16213116110000
2018151089.5%21.1%5112002012201000
2019160097.6%14.2%5960030175201130
2020500100.0%11.1%16000005100000

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$5,093,000$11,000,000
Injury Adjusted$5,093,000$11,000,000
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OTC Valuation $3.1M $6.2M $9.3M $12.4M $15.5M APY $3.3M $6.7M $10.0M $13.3M $16.7M $6,132,000 $3,750,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

The chart below illustrates the trend of the player's weekly OTC Valuations (in blue) from the most recent season, using APY (in green) and, if applicable, cash that is due to the player in the next season (in red) as benchmarks. Weeks not plotted indicate that the player was inactive or on a bye.

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