Jordan Hicks

Linebacker

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $10,500,000 (5.34% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $7,000,000 (3.54% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.67
  • Contract Value: $34,000,000 ($8,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $17,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 32/327 at LB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201927$2,000,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$400,000$2,000,000$6,275,0003.2%
2020 📝
March 20: $3 million in base salary becomes guaranteed
28$6,000,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$500,000$6,000,000$10,500,0005.3%
202129$5,000,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$9,000,0004.2%
202230$5,000,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$9,000,0004.0%
Total$18,000,000$12,000,000$4,000,000$900,000$8,000,000$34,775,000

Contract Notes

Jordan Hicks signed a four year, $34 million contract with the Cardinals on March 12, 2019. Hicks received a $12 million signing bonus. and $20 million in guarantees. If on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2020 league year he will earn an additional $3 million in full guarantees. There are annual per game bonuses of $1 million.
Career Earnings: $19,615,673
Career APY: $3,923,135
Potential Earnings: $38,615,673
Total Guarantees: $17,652,732
Largest Cash Payment: $15,500,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $10,500,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
EaglesDraftedExpired20154$2,992,732$748,183$652,732$4,115,673137.5%$1,028,918
CardinalsUFAActive20194$34,000,000$8,500,000$17,000,000$15,500,00045.6%$15,500,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Eagles4$4,115,673$1,028,918$4,115,6730.0%$00.0%
Cardinals1$15,500,000$15,500,000$6,275,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2015Eagles$435,000$163,183$0$0$0$543,1240.3%$1,032,673
2016Eagles$543,000$163,183$0$0$0$706,1830.4%$543,000
2017Eagles$633,000$163,183$0$0$0$796,1830.4%$633,000
2018Eagles$1,907,000$163,183$0$0$0$2,070,1831.2%$1,907,000
2019Cardinals$2,000,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$400,000$2,000,000$6,275,0003.2%$15,500,000
2020Cardinals$6,000,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$500,000$6,000,000$10,500,0005.3%$7,000,000
2021Cardinals$5,000,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$9,000,0004.2%$6,000,000
2022Cardinals$5,000,000$3,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$9,000,0004.0%$6,000,000
Total$21,518,000$12,652,732$4,000,000$900,000$8,000,000$38,890,673$38,615,673

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201588037.0%17.2%4371610326713111
2016160095.3%16.4%58271365115410100
201779026.0%4.2%19900020000100
2018124067.9%10.8%61303225650001130
20191600100.0%20.5%93571.511.511763642100

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$5,498,000$8,500,000
Injury Adjusted$5,498,000$8,500,000
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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 $4,855,000 $4,619,292

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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