John Ross

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,667,963
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.38%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $2,020,988
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 1.09%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.43
  • Total Contract Value: $17,115,864
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,278,966
  • Position Ranking: 52/272 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,115,864
  • Age: 23
  • Height: 5' 11"
  • Weight: 188
  • College: Washington
  • Accrued Seasons: 2
  • Entry: 2017 Draft, Round 1, #9 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Drafted
  • Free Agency: 2021, pending fifth year option (UFA)

Contract Notes

John Ross signed a 4 year contract worth $17,115,864 with the Bengals on May 7, 2017. Ross received a guarantee worth $17,115,864 including a $10,587,900 signing bonus.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201722$465,000$2,646,975$465,000$3,111,9751.9%
201823$1,242,994$2,646,975$1,242,994$3,889,9692.2%
201924$2,020,988$2,646,975$2,020,988$4,667,9632.5%
202025$2,798,982$2,646,975$2,798,982$5,445,9572.7%
Total$6,527,964$10,587,900$6,527,964$17,115,864
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Career Earnings: $12,295,894
Career APY: $6,147,947
Potential Earnings: $17,115,864
Total Guarantees: $17,115,864
Largest Cash Payment: $11,052,900 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $5,445,957 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedActive20174$17,115,864$4,278,966$17,115,864$12,295,89471.8%$6,147,947
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals2$12,295,894$6,147,947$7,001,9440.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Bengals$465,000$2,646,975$465,000$3,111,9751.9%$11,052,900
2018Bengals$1,242,994$2,646,975$1,242,994$3,889,9692.2%$1,242,994
2019Bengals$2,020,988$2,646,975$2,020,988$4,667,9632.5%$2,020,988
2020Bengals$2,798,982$2,646,975$2,798,982$5,445,9572.7%$2,798,982
Total$6,527,964$10,587,900$6,527,964$17,115,864$17,115,864

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201731.8%0.0%000.0011212.0011
20181360.2%0.0%2121010.07492.3000
2019283.7%0.0%1127024.53000.0000

Financial Reports

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