Joel Dreessen

Career Earnings: $10,337,414
Career APY: $1,292,177
Total Guarantees: $5,053,590
Largest Cash Payment: $3,000,000 (2012)
Largest Cap Hit: $3,666,666 (2013)
  • Date of Birth: July 26, 1982
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 245
  • College: Colorado State
  • Entry: 2005 Draft, Round 6, #198 overall (Jets)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
JetsDraftedTerminated20054$1,473,000$368,250$88,000$318,00021.6%$318,000
TexansOtherTerminated20072$825,590$412,795$20,590$62,9437.6%$0
TexansSFAExpired20071$360,000$360,000$0$296,47182.4%$296,471
TexansERFAExpired20081$445,000$445,000$0$445,000100.0%$445,000
TexansRFAExpired20093$3,215,000$1,071,667$945,000$3,215,000100.0%$1,071,667
BroncosUFATerminated20123$8,500,000$2,833,333$4,000,000$6,000,00070.6%$3,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Jets1$318,000$318,000$252,0000.0%$66,0000.0%
Texans5$4,019,414$803,883$3,956,4710.0%$62,9430.0%
Broncos2$6,000,000$3,000,000$5,333,3320.0%$666,6680.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2005Jets$230,000$22,000$0$0$252,0000.3%$318,000
2007Texans$360,000$0$0$0$296,4710.3%$296,471
2008Texans$445,000$0$0$0$445,0000.4%$445,000
2009Texans$600,000$315,000$0$0$915,0000.7%$1,545,000
2010Texans$760,000$315,000$0$0$1,075,000--$760,000
2011Texans$910,000$315,000$0$0$1,225,0001.0%$910,000
2012Broncos$1,000,000$666,666$0$1,000,000$1,666,6661.4%$3,000,000
2013Broncos$2,500,000$666,666$500,000$2,500,000$3,666,6663.0%$3,000,000
Total$6,805,000$2,300,332$500,000$3,500,000$9,541,803$10,274,471
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Jets2006$22,000$0
Jets2007$44,000$0
Texans2007$52,648$62,943
Texans2008$10,295$0
Broncos2014$666,668$0
Total$795,611$62,943

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111664.7%0.0%2835312.66000.0000
20121675.5%33.9%413568.75000.0000
20131313.2%40.8%7476.71000.0000