Josh McCown

Quarterback

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $10,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 5.17%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $10,000,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 5.53%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $10,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $10,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 4/41 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $5,000,000
  • Age: 39
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 213
  • College: Sam Houston State
  • Accrued Seasons: 15
  • Entry: 2002 Draft, Round 3, #81 overall (Cardinals)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2019 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Josh McCown signed a one year, $10 million contract with the Jets. McCown received a $5 million signing bonus.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201839$5,000,000$5,000,000$0$0$0$10,000,0005.6%
Total$5,000,000$5,000,000$0$0$0$10,000,000
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Career Earnings: $38,608,588
Career APY: $2,573,906
Potential Earnings: $46,008,588
Total Guarantees: $31,633,000
Largest Cash Payment: $10,000,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $10,000,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
CardinalsDraftedExpired20023$1,388,000$462,667$1,388,000100.0%$462,667
CardinalsRFAExpired20051$1,430,000$1,430,000$1,430,000100.0%$1,430,000
LionsUFATraded20062$6,000,000$3,000,000$4,000,00066.7%$4,000,000
RaidersUFAExpired20062$6,000,000$3,000,000$2,000,00033.3%$2,000,000
DolphinsUFATraded20082$6,250,000$3,125,000$2,550,00040.8%$0
PanthersUFAExpired20082$6,250,000$3,125,000$3,700,00059.2%$1,850,000
49ersSFATerminated20111$810,000$810,000$00.0%$0
BearsSFAExpired20111$810,000$810,000$285,88235.3%$285,882
BearsUFATerminated20121$875,000$875,000$50,0005.7%$0
BearsSFAExpired20121$825,000$825,000$339,70641.2%$339,706
BearsUFAExpired20131$865,000$865,000$865,000100.0%$865,000
BuccaneersUFATerminated20142$10,000,000$5,000,000$4,750,00047.5%$4,750,000
BrownsSFATerminated20153$14,000,000$4,666,667$9,625,00068.8%$4,812,500
JetsSFAExpired20171$6,000,000$6,000,000$7,625,000127.1%$7,625,000
JetsUFAActive20181$10,000,000$10,000,000$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Cardinals4$2,818,000$704,500$2,818,0000.0%$00.0%
Lions1$4,000,000$4,000,000$3,000,0000.0%$1,000,0000.0%
Raiders1$2,000,000$2,000,000$2,000,0000.0%$00.0%
Dolphins0$2,550,000$0$00.0%$2,550,0000.0%
Panthers2$3,700,000$1,850,000$3,700,0000.0%$00.0%
49ers0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%
Bears3$1,540,588$513,529$987,6470.0%$50,0000.0%
Buccaneers1$4,750,000$4,750,000$4,750,0000.0%$00.0%
Browns2$9,625,000$4,812,500$8,958,3320.0%$666,6680.0%
Jets1$7,625,000$7,625,000$6,500,0000.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2002Cardinals$225,000$161,000$0$0$0$386,0000.5%$708,000
2003Cardinals$300,000$161,000$0$0$0$461,0000.6%$300,000
2004Cardinals$380,000$161,000$0$0$0$541,0000.7%$380,000
2005Cardinals$1,430,000$0$0$0$0$1,430,0001.7%$1,430,000
2006Lions$2,000,000$1,000,000$0$0$0$3,000,0002.9%$4,000,000
2007Raiders$2,000,000$0$0$0$0$2,000,0001.8%$2,000,000
2008Panthers$1,950,000$0$0$0$0$1,950,0001.7%$1,950,000
2009Panthers$1,700,000$0$0$50,000$0$1,750,0001.4%$1,750,000
2011Bears$810,000$0$0$0$0$185,2940.2%$285,882
2012Bears$825,000$0$0$0$0$222,3530.2%$339,706
2013Bears$840,000 $100,000$25,000$0$0$0$580,0000.5%$865,000
2014Buccaneers$3,750,000 $4,750,000$0$1,000,000$0$0$4,750,0003.6%$4,750,000
2015Browns$2,250,000 $3,250,000$666,666$1,000,000$0$0$3,916,6662.7%$5,250,000
2016Browns$4,375,000 $1,000,000$666,666$0$0$0$5,041,6663.2%$4,375,000
2017Jets$3,000,000 $3,000,000$3,000,000$0$0$500,000$6,500,0003.9%$7,625,000
2018Jets$5,000,000$5,000,000$0$0$0$10,000,0005.6%$10,000,000
Total$30,835,000$10,841,332$2,000,000$50,000$500,000$42,713,979 $46,008,588
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Lions2007$1,000,000$0
Dolphins2008$1,300,000$2,550,000
Dolphins2009$1,250,000$0
Bears2012$50,000$50,000
Browns2017$666,668$0
Total$4,266,668$2,600,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2011313.7%0.0%35/5563.6%41424768.312685.7020
2013839.9%0.0%149/22466.5%182913111109.013695.3131
20141163.4%0.0%184/32756.3%220611143670.5251275.13104
2015846.1%0.0%186/29263.7%21091242393.320984.9196
2016525.4%0.0%90/16554.5%1100661872.37213.0074
20171378.8%0.0%267/39767.3%29261893994.5371243.45114

Financial Reports

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