John Ross

Wide Receiver

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $5,445,957 (2.61% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $2,798,982 (1.25% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.51
  • Contract Value: $17,115,864 ($4,278,966 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,115,864
  • Contract Ranking: 47/354 at WR

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2017)
(📝: 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$3,111,9751.8%
201823$1,242,994$2,646,975$1,242,994$3,889,9692.1%
201924$2,020,988$2,646,975$2,020,988$4,667,9632.4%
202025$2,798,982$2,646,975$2,798,982$5,445,9572.6%
Total$6,527,964$10,587,900$6,527,964$17,115,864

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.
Career Earnings: $14,316,882
Career APY: $4,772,294
Potential Earnings: $17,115,864
Total Guarantees: $17,115,864
Largest Cash Payment: $11,052,900 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $5,445,957 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedActive20174$17,115,864$4,278,966$17,115,864$14,316,88283.6%$4,772,294
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals3$14,316,882$4,772,294$11,669,9070.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2017Bengals$465,000$2,646,975$465,000$3,111,9751.8%$11,052,900
2018Bengals$1,242,994$2,646,975$1,242,994$3,889,9692.1%$1,242,994
2019Bengals$2,020,988$2,646,975$2,020,988$4,667,9632.4%$2,020,988
2020Bengals$2,798,982$2,646,975$2,798,982$5,445,9572.6%$2,798,982
Total$6,527,964$10,587,900$6,527,964$17,115,864$17,115,864

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20173761.8%0.0%11212.00000.0011
2018133060.2%0.0%492.302121010.0700
201988036.5%0.0%341.302850618.1311

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$2,065,000$4,278,966
Injury Adjusted$6,012,813$2,139,483
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OTC Valuation $3.2M $6.4M $9.7M $12.9M $16.1M APY $3.7M $7.3M $11.0M $14.7M $18.3M $6,576,000 $6,348,688

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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