John Ross

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $4,667,963
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.36%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $2,020,988
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 1.58%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.43
  • Total Contract Value: $17,115,864
  • Annual Contract Value: $4,278,966
  • Position Ranking: 6/73 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 22 $465,000 $465,000 $2,646,975 $0 $0 $0 $3,111,975 1.9%
2018 23 $1,242,994 $1,242,994 $2,646,975 $0 $0 $0 $3,889,969 2.2%
2019 24 $2,020,988 $2,020,988 $2,646,975 $0 $0 $0 $4,667,963 2.5%
2020 25 $2,798,982 $2,798,982 $2,646,975 $0 $0 $0 $5,445,957 2.7%
Total $6,527,964 $10,587,900 $0 $0 $0 $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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Bengals Drafted Active 2017 4 $17,115,864 $4,278,966 $17,115,864 $12,295,894 71.8% $6,147,947
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Bengals 2 $12,295,894 $6,147,947 $7,001,944 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 Bengals $465,000 $465,000 $2,646,975 $0 $0 $0 $3,111,975 1.9% $11,052,900
2018 Bengals $1,242,994 $1,242,994 $2,646,975 $0 $0 $0 $3,889,969 2.2% $1,242,994
2019 Bengals $2,020,988 $2,020,988 $2,646,975 $0 $0 $0 $4,667,963 2.5% $2,020,988
2020 Bengals $2,798,982 $2,798,982 $2,646,975 $0 $0 $0 $5,445,957 2.7% $2,798,982
Total $6,527,964 $10,587,900 $0 $0 $0 $17,115,864   $17,115,864

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Receiving Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special RecYardsAvgTD AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2017 3 1.8% 0.0%000.0011212.0011
2018 13 60.2% 0.0%2121010.07492.3000

Financial Reports

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