• 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $275,471
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 0.17%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $364,706
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 0.25%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.32
  • Total Contract Value: $775,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $775,000
  • Position Ranking: 39/94 at 43DT
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 320
  • College: Cincinnati
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 3, #87 overall (Browns)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2018 (UFA)

Contract Notes

John Hughes signed a four year, $12.8 million contract extension with the Browns on March 13, 2015. Hughes received a $2.5 million signing bonus and a total of $3.56 million in full guarantees. At the time of the signing Hughes had one year remaining under contract so his new contract will run through 2019. There are annual escalators that can increase the total value of the contract  to over $15 million.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201729$775,000$0$0$0$0$275,4710.2%
Total$775,000$0$0$0$0$275,471
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Contract History

Career Earnings: $8,470,905
Years: 6
Career APY: $1,411,818
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
Browns20123$1,848,105$616,035$1,984,140107.4%$661,380
BrownsExtension20155$13,546,035$2,709,207$5,760,00042.5%$5,760,000
BuccaneersSFAExpired20161$760,000$760,000$134,11817.6%$134,118
SaintsSFATerminated20171$775,000$775,000$00.0%$0
SaintsSFATerminated20171$775,000$775,000$91,17611.8%$0
SaintsSFATerminated20171$775,000$775,000$136,76517.6%$0
SaintsSFAActive20171$775,000$775,000$364,70647.1%$364,706
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns4$7,744,140$1,936,035$3,344,1400.0%$4,400,0000.0%
Buccaneers1$134,118$134,118$134,1180.0%$447,0580.0%
Saints1$592,647$592,647$275,4710.0%$180,8820.0%
Patriots$0$0$00.0%$44,7060.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2012Browns$390,000$136,035$0$0$0$526,0350.4%
2013Browns$480,000$136,035$0$0$0$616,0350.5%
2014Browns$570,000$136,035$0$0$0$706,0350.5%
2015Browns$860,000 $860,000$636,035$0$0$0$1,496,0351.0%
2016Buccaneers$760,000$0$0$0$0$134,1180.1%
2017Saints$775,000$0$0$0$0$275,4710.2%
Total$3,835,000$1,044,140$0$0$0$3,753,729 
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Browns2016$2,900,000$2,400,000
Patriots2016$44,706$44,706
Buccaneers2016$447,058$447,058
Browns2017$1,500,000$0
Saints2017$72,353$91,176
Saints2017$108,529$136,765
Total$5,072,646$3,119,705

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
DefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRecoveredYards
2014517.8%3.2%71000011000000
20151641.0%19.5%12121.58220001100
201667.9%0.9%5100000000000
2017815.3%0.0%4600010000000

Financial Reports

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