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: 5.47%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Total Contract Value: $10,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $10,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 2/32 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $5,000,000
  • Age: 39
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 213
  • College: Sam Houston State
  • Accrued Seasons: 16
  • 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2018 39 $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $10,000,000 5.6%
Total $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $10,000,000
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Career Earnings: $48,608,588
Career APY: $3,038,037
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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Cardinals Drafted Expired 2002 3 $1,388,000 $462,667 $483,000 $1,388,000 100.0% $462,667
Cardinals RFA Expired 2005 1 $1,430,000 $1,430,000 $0 $1,430,000 100.0% $1,430,000
Lions UFA Traded 2006 2 $6,000,000 $3,000,000 $2,000,000 $4,000,000 66.7% $4,000,000
Raiders UFA Expired 2006 2 $6,000,000 $3,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 33.3% $2,000,000
Dolphins UFA Traded 2008 2 $6,250,000 $3,125,000 $2,500,000 $2,550,000 40.8% $0
Panthers UFA Expired 2008 2 $6,250,000 $3,125,000 $2,500,000 $3,700,000 59.2% $1,850,000
49ers SFA Terminated 2011 1 $810,000 $810,000 $0 $0 0.0% $0
Bears SFA Expired 2011 1 $810,000 $810,000 $0 $285,882 35.3% $285,882
Bears UFA Terminated 2012 1 $875,000 $875,000 $25,000 $50,000 5.7% $0
Bears SFA Expired 2012 1 $825,000 $825,000 $0 $339,706 41.2% $339,706
Bears UFA Expired 2013 1 $865,000 $865,000 $125,000 $865,000 100.0% $865,000
Buccaneers UFA Terminated 2014 2 $10,000,000 $5,000,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 47.5% $4,750,000
Browns SFA Terminated 2015 3 $14,000,000 $4,666,667 $6,250,000 $9,625,000 68.8% $4,812,500
Jets SFA Expired 2017 1 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $6,000,000 $7,625,000 127.1% $7,625,000
Jets UFA Active 2018 1 $10,000,000 $10,000,000 $5,000,000 $10,000,000 100.0% $10,000,000
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Cardinals 4 $2,818,000 $704,500 $2,818,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Lions 1 $4,000,000 $4,000,000 $3,000,000 0.0% $1,000,000 0.0%
Raiders 1 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 $2,000,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Dolphins 0 $2,550,000 $0 $0 0.0% $2,550,000 0.0%
Panthers 2 $3,700,000 $1,850,000 $3,700,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
49ers 0 $0 $0 $0 0.0% $0 0.0%
Bears 3 $1,540,588 $513,529 $987,647 0.0% $50,000 0.0%
Buccaneers 1 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 $4,750,000 0.0% $0 0.0%
Browns 2 $9,625,000 $4,812,500 $8,958,332 0.0% $666,668 0.0%
Jets 2 $17,625,000 $8,812,500 $16,500,000 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2002 Cardinals $225,000 $161,000 $0 $0 $0 $386,000 0.5% $708,000
2003 Cardinals $300,000 $161,000 $0 $0 $0 $461,000 0.6% $300,000
2004 Cardinals $380,000 $161,000 $0 $0 $0 $541,000 0.7% $380,000
2005 Cardinals $1,430,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,430,000 1.7% $1,430,000
2006 Lions $2,000,000 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $3,000,000 2.9% $4,000,000
2007 Raiders $2,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $2,000,000 1.8% $2,000,000
2008 Panthers $1,950,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $1,950,000 1.7% $1,950,000
2009 Panthers $1,700,000 $0 $0 $50,000 $0 $1,750,000 1.4% $1,750,000
2011 Bears $810,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $185,294 0.2% $285,882
2012 Bears $825,000 $0 $0 $0 $0 $222,353 0.2% $339,706
2013 Bears $840,000 $100,000 $25,000 $0 $0 $0 $580,000 0.5% $865,000
2014 Buccaneers $3,750,000 $4,750,000 $0 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $4,750,000 3.6% $4,750,000
2015 Browns $2,250,000 $3,250,000 $666,666 $1,000,000 $0 $0 $3,916,666 2.7% $5,250,000
2016 Browns $4,375,000 $1,000,000 $666,666 $0 $0 $0 $5,041,666 3.2% $4,375,000
2017 Jets $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $3,000,000 $0 $0 $500,000 $6,500,000 3.9% $7,625,000
2018 Jets $5,000,000 $5,000,000 $0 $0 $0 $10,000,000 5.6% $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
Team Year Cap Charge Cash Paid
Lions 2007 $1,000,000 $0
Dolphins 2008 $1,300,000 $2,550,000
Dolphins 2009 $1,250,000 $0
Bears 2012 $50,000 $50,000
Browns 2017 $666,668 $0
Total$4,266,668$2,600,000

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Passing Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special Comp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRating AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2011 3 13.7% 0.0%35/5563.6%41424768.312685.7020
2013 8 39.9% 0.0%149/22466.5%182913111109.013695.3131
2014 11 63.4% 0.0%184/32756.3%220611143670.5251275.13104
2015 8 46.1% 0.0%186/29263.7%21091242393.320984.9196
2016 5 25.4% 0.0%90/16554.5%1100661872.37213.0074
2017 13 78.8% 0.0%267/39767.3%29261893994.5371243.45114
2018 4 19.2% 0.0%60/11054.5%53914755.85326.4000

Financial Reports

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