• 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $1,665,625
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 0.85%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $2,150,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 1.22%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.29
  • Total Contract Value: $4,150,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $2,075,000
  • Position Ranking: 38/130 at 43DE
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,650,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 257
  • College: Ohio State
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 4, #129 overall (Ravens)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $3,455,000

Contract Notes

John Simon signed a one year, $1 million contract with the Patriots on September 26, 2018.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201929$900,000$375,000$350,000$150,000$900,000$1,665,6250.9%
202030$1,500,000$375,000$350,000$150,000$0$2,375,0001.2%
Total$2,400,000$750,000$700,000$300,000$900,000$4,040,625
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Career Earnings: $12,648,638
Career APY: $1,806,948
Potential Earnings: $14,598,638
Total Guarantees: $8,035,652
Largest Cash Payment: $6,281,250 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,343,750 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RavensDraftedTraded20134$2,545,652$636,413$385,652$790,65231.1%$790,652
RavensPracticeTerminated20141$212,500$212,500$0$50,00023.5%$0
TexansSFAExpired20142$1,080,000$540,000$0$934,41286.5%$467,206
TexansRFAExpired20161$1,671,000$1,671,000$0$1,671,000100.0%$1,671,000
ColtsUFATerminated20173$14,000,000$4,666,667$6,000,000$6,281,25044.9%$6,281,250
PatriotsSFAExpired20181$1,000,000$1,000,000$0$771,32477.1%$771,324
PatriotsUFAActive20192$4,150,000$2,075,000$1,650,000$2,150,00051.8%$2,150,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Ravens1$840,652$840,652$501,4130.0%$339,2390.0%
Texans3$2,605,412$868,471$2,605,4120.0%$00.0%
Colts1$6,281,250$6,281,250$6,343,7500.0%$00.0%
Patriots2$2,921,324$1,460,662$2,736,9490.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Ravens$405,000$96,413$0$0$0$0$0$501,4130.4%$790,652
2014Texans$495,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$349,4120.3%$349,412
2015Texans$585,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$585,0000.4%$585,000
2016Texans$1,671,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$1,671,0001.1%$1,671,000
2017Colts$1,500,000$0$4,500,000$500,000$0$0$6,000,000$6,343,7503.8%$6,281,250
2018Patriots$800,000$112,500$0$50,000$0$300,000$0$1,071,3240.6%$771,324
2019Patriots$900,000$375,000$0$350,000$150,000$0$900,000$1,665,6250.9%$2,150,000
2020Patriots$1,500,000$375,000$0$350,000$150,000$0$0$2,375,0001.2%$2,000,000
Total$7,856,000$958,913$4,500,000$1,250,000$300,000$300,000$6,900,000$14,562,524$14,598,638
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Ravens2014$146,413$50,000
Ravens2015$192,826$0
Total$339,239$50,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20137090.3%30.2%4000000000000
2014110020.7%29.6%751.55261000000
2015160061.0%35.7%39145283110000100
2016115051.4%20.1%32193.5194102001000
201797043.5%13.4%281531571211260001
2018112017.6%19.2%89218230000000
2019160047.6%42.1%2816424374161000

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$2,686,000$2,075,000
Injury Adjusted$2,686,000$2,075,000
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OTC Valuation $3.5M $7.1M $10.6M $14.1M $17.6M APY $3.9M $7.8M $11.8M $15.7M $19.6M $7,830,000 $7,500,000

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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