Jordy Nelson

Wide Receiver

  • 2017 Salary Cap Charge: $11,550,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cap: 6.57%
  • 2017 Cash Payout: $9,250,000
  • % of 2017 Team Cash Spending: 6.39%
  • 2017 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.80
  • Total Contract Value: $39,050,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,762,500
  • Position Ranking: 25/681 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $11,500,000
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 217
  • College: Kansas State
  • Accrued Seasons: 9
  • Entry: 2008 Draft, Round 2, #36 overall (Packers)
  • Year Signed: 2014
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

WR Jordy Nelson signed a four year contract extension with the Green Bay Packers worth $39.05 million on July 26, 2014. Nelson receivd a $11.5 million signing bonus. From 2014 to 2018 he can earn up to $500,000 in gameday active roster bonuses. Base salaries of the contract are $2,000,000(2014), $1,300,000(2015), $5,500,000(2016), $8,250,000(2017), and $9,250,000(2018).

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201429$2,000,000$3,175,000$500,000$250,000$0$5,925,0004.5%
201530$1,300,000$2,300,000$500,000$500,000$0$4,600,0003.2%
201631$5,500,000$2,300,000$500,000$500,000$0$8,581,2505.5%
201732$8,250,000$2,300,000$500,000$500,000$0$11,550,0006.9%
201833$9,250,000$2,300,000$500,000$500,000$0$12,550,0007.1%
Total$26,300,000$12,375,000$2,500,000$2,250,000$0$43,206,250
Embed This Contract
<iframe src="https://overthecap.com/contract-embed/1121/" width="600" height="306" frameborder="0" scrolling="no"></iframe>

Contract History

Career Earnings: $36,770,250
Years: 9
Career APY: $4,085,583
TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PackersDraftedRenegotiated20084$4,635,250$1,158,813$4,031,25087.0%$1,343,750
PackersExtensionRenegotiated20113$13,100,000$4,366,667$10,189,00077.8%$3,396,333
PackersExtensionActive20144$39,050,000$9,762,500$22,550,00057.7%$7,516,667
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Packers9$36,770,250$4,085,583$33,426,5000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2008Packers$295,000 $365,000$1,350,000$80,000$0$0$1,725,0001.5%
2009Packers$385,000 $385,000$425,000$1,008,750$0$0$1,818,7501.5%
2010Packers$475,000$425,000$87,500$0$0$987,500--
2011Packers$600,000$1,300,000$39,000$0$0$1,939,0001.6%
2012Packers$1,000,000$875,000$1,700,000$250,000$0$3,825,0003.2%
2013Packers$2,700,000$875,000$200,000$250,000$0$4,025,0003.3%
2014Packers$2,000,000$3,175,000$500,000$250,000$0$5,925,0004.5%
2015Packers$1,300,000$2,300,000$500,000$500,000$0$4,600,0003.2%
2016Packers$5,500,000$2,300,000$500,000$500,000$0$8,581,2505.5%
2017Packers$8,250,000$2,300,000$500,000$500,000$0$11,550,0006.9%
2018Packers$9,250,000$2,300,000$500,000$500,000$0$12,550,0007.1%
Total$31,755,000$17,625,000$5,615,250$2,750,000$0$57,526,500 

Statistics (2014-present)

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20141691.3%0.9%98151915.513000.0000
20161693.4%0.0%97125713.014000.0011
20171081.9%0.4%3538210.96000.0000

Financial Reports

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