Josh Sweat

Edge Rusher

Age: 27
Free Agency: 2025 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 5
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $8,027,000 (3.10% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $10,000,000 (2.97% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.25
  • Contract Value: $10,000,000 ($10,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $9,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 35/268 at EDGE

Current Contract

(Other, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202427$1,125,000$6,402,000$500,000$1,125,000$8,027,0003.1%
202528Void$6,402,000VoidVoid$16,388,0006.3%
202629Void$4,452,000VoidVoid$00.0%
202730Void$3,859,000VoidVoid$00.0%
202831Void$1,675,000VoidVoid$0--
Total$201,125,000$22,790,000$500,000$1,125,000$24,415,000

Contract Notes

Josh Sweat signed a three year extension with the Philadelphia Eagles on September 18, 2021. Details courtesy of Mike Florio of PFT. Base value is $40.0 million with the chance to earn up to $42.0 million. Sweat has a $14.92 million guarantee at signing with a total guarantee of $26.92 million. Sweat receives a $10 million signing bonus, and a $2.965 million option bonus in 2022; and has guaranteed (at signing) salaries in 2021 and 2022. $9 million of Sweat's 2023 salary will guarantee at the start of the 2022 league year, with the remaining $3 million vesting a full guarantee on the first day of the 2023 league year. Sweat has a $2 million salary escalator for 2024 based on performance.

Sweat and the Eagles agreed on a renegotiated contract for 2024. Sweat reduced his salary by $6 million and received $9.5 million in guaranteed salary including a $8.375 million signing bonus.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$10M
2024
Cash Due$10,000,000
Running Cash$10,000,000
Career Earnings: $36,921,945
Career APY: $7,384,389
Potential Earnings: $38,546,945
Total Guarantees: $25,017,592
Largest Cash Payment: $12,000,000 (2023)
Largest Cap Number: $16,388,000 (2025)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
EaglesDraftedExtended20184$3,057,592$764,398$597,592$1,626,94553.2%$813,473
EaglesExtensionRenegotiated20213$40,000,000$13,333,333$14,920,000$26,920,00067.3%$8,973,333
EaglesOtherActive20241$10,000,000$10,000,000$9,500,000$8,375,00083.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Eagles5$36,921,945$7,384,389$13,882,5470.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Eagles$480,000$149,398$0$0$608,7510.3%$1,056,945
2019Eagles$570,000$149,398$0$0$719,3980.4%$570,000
2021Eagles$920,000$2,149,398$0$920,000$3,069,3981.5%$10,920,000
2022Eagles$1,035,000$2,593,000$0$1,035,000$3,628,0001.6%$4,000,000
2023Eagles$1,080,000$4,777,000$0$1,080,000$5,857,0002.5%$12,000,000
2024Eagles$1,125,000$6,402,000$500,000$1,125,000$8,027,0003.1%$10,000,000
2025Eagles$50,000,000$6,402,000$0$0$16,388,0006.3%$0
2026Eagles$50,000,000$4,452,000$0$0$00.0%$0
2027Eagles$50,000,000$3,859,000$0$0$00.0%$0
2028Eagles$50,000,000$1,675,000$0$0$0--$0
Total$205,210,000$32,608,194$500,000$4,160,000$38,297,547$38,546,945

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
20189336.5%5.5%1000010000000
2019160034.1%27.8%1654237101000000
2020140038.2%5.2%23136529112003000
2021160158.1%1.3%19267.552.57134001000
2022161053.1%7.9%3117118415231101000
2023170071.3%1.6%30136.549.57231002000

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$12,399,000$10,000,000
Injury Adjusted$12,399,000$10,000,000
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OTC Valuation $5.9M $11.7M $17.6M $23.5M $29.4M APY $5.7M $11.3M $17M $22.7M $28.3M $11,201,000 $10,000,000

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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