Josh Kline

Right Guard

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $3,083,333
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 1.61%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $5,750,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 2.82%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.86
  • Total Contract Value: $15,500,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,166,667
  • Position Ranking: 19/79 at RG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,250,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 310
  • College: Kent State
  • Accrued Seasons: 6
  • Entry: 2013 Undrafted Free Agent (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2019
  • Contract Type: SFA
  • Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Josh Kline signed a 3 year contract with the Minnesota Vikings on March 21, 2019.  The contract is worth $15.5 million with $7.25 million guaranteed at signing.  The guarantee consists of a $4 million signing bonus, full 2019 base salary guarantee, and $1.8 million of Kline's 2020 base salary.  Kline can earn up to $250,000 ($15,625 per game active) in roster bonuses in each year of the contract.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$1,450,000$1,333,333$250,000$50,000$1,450,000$3,083,3331.6%
202031$4,450,000$1,333,333$250,000$50,000$1,800,000$6,083,3333.0%
202132$4,700,000$1,333,334$250,000$50,000$0$6,333,334--
Total$10,600,000$4,000,000$750,000$150,000$3,250,000$15,500,000
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Career Earnings: $19,548,059
Career APY: $3,258,010
Potential Earnings: $28,944,412
Total Guarantees: $18,014,000
Largest Cash Payment: $7,250,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $6,333,334 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsUDFATerminated20133$1,489,000$496,333$14,000$14,0000.9%$0
PatriotsSFATerminated20133$1,485,000$495,000$0$23,8241.6%$0
PatriotsPracticeRenegotiated20131$102,000$102,000$0$65,82364.5%$0
PatriotsSFARenegotiated20133$1,485,000$495,000$0$709,41247.8%$354,706
TitansExtensionExpired20152$3,300,000$1,650,000$750,000$4,150,000125.8%$2,075,000
PatriotsExtensionTerminated20153$3,300,000$1,650,000$750,000$1,335,00040.5%$1,335,000
TitansUFATerminated20184$26,000,000$6,500,000$9,250,000$9,250,00035.6%$9,250,000
VikingsSFAActive20193$15,500,000$5,166,667$7,250,000$4,000,00025.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots3$2,148,059$716,020$1,544,4120.0%$603,6470.0%
Titans3$13,400,000$4,466,667$9,900,0000.0%$3,500,0000.0%
Vikings0$4,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2013Patriots$405,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$214,4120.2%$214,412
2014Patriots$495,000$0$0$0$0$0$0$495,0000.4%$495,000
2015Patriots$585,000$250,000$0$0$0$0$0$835,0000.6%$1,335,000
2016Titans$950,000$0$0$0$0$800,000$0$1,750,0001.1%$1,750,000
2017Titans$1,400,000$0$0$200,000$0$800,000$0$2,400,0001.4%$2,400,000
2018Titans$2,500,000$500,000$2,750,000$0$0$0$5,250,000$5,750,0003.2%$7,250,000
2019Vikings$1,450,000$1,333,333$0$250,000$50,000$0$1,450,000$3,083,3331.6%$5,750,000
2020Vikings$4,450,000$1,333,333$0$250,000$50,000$0$1,800,000$6,083,3333.0%$4,750,000
2021Vikings$4,700,000$1,333,334$0$250,000$50,000$0$0$6,333,334--$5,000,000
Total$16,935,000$4,750,000$2,750,000$950,000$150,000$1,600,000$8,500,000$26,944,412$28,944,412
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Patriots2013$11,333$14,000
Patriots2013$89,647$89,647
Patriots2014$2,667$0
Patriots2016$250,000$0
Patriots2017$250,000$0
Titans2019$3,500,000$2,000,000
Total$4,103,647$2,103,647

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
201379.4%4.2%
20141225.5%16.7%
20151477.2%7.5%
20161487.3%5.0%
20171699.9%15.8%
20181698.9%14.6%
20191100.0%21.7%

Financial Reports

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