Josh Wells

Left Tackle

Age: 31
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $1,047,500 (0.51% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $1,272,500 (0.50% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.21
  • Contract Value: $1,272,500 ($1,272,500 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $1,047,500
  • Contract Ranking: 54/129 at LT

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
2022 📝
April 2: Roster bonus due
31$1,120,000$152,500$895,000$1,047,5000.5%
Total$1,120,000$152,500$895,000$1,047,500

Contract Notes

Josh Wells signed a one year contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers worth $1,272,500 with $1,047,500 guaranteed.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.3M
2022
Cash Due$1,272,500
Running Cash$1,272,500
Career Earnings: $5,596,618
Career APY: $699,577
Potential Earnings: $6,779,118
Total Guarantees: $1,310,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,272,500 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $1,047,500 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
JaguarsRFAExpired20172$1,595,000$797,500$75,000$1,520,00095.3%$760,000
JaguarsUFATerminated20191$895,000$895,000$50,000$00.0%$0
BuccaneersSFAExpired20191$805,000$805,000$0$757,64794.1%$757,647
BuccaneersSFAExpired20201$935,000$935,000$0$935,000100.0%$935,000
BuccaneersUFAExpired20211$1,127,500$1,127,500$137,500$1,127,500100.0%$1,127,500
BuccaneersUFAActive20221$1,272,500$1,272,500$1,047,500$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Jaguars5$2,776,471$555,294$2,686,4710.0%$90,0000.0%
Buccaneers3$2,820,147$940,049$2,369,5590.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Jaguars$420,000$1,000$0$0$0$421,0000.3%$423,000
2015Jaguars$510,000$1,000$0$0$0$334,0000.2%$333,000
2016Jaguars$525,000$1,000$0$0$0$411,4710.2%$410,471
2017Jaguars$615,000$37,500$75,000$25,000$0$752,5000.4%$790,000
2018Jaguars$705,000$37,500$0$25,000$0$767,5000.4%$730,000
2019Buccaneers$805,000$0$0$0$0$607,0590.3%$757,647
2020Buccaneers$910,000$0$25,000$0$0$775,0000.4%$935,000
2021Buccaneers$990,000$0$137,500$0$0$987,5000.5%$1,127,500
2022Buccaneers$1,120,000$0$152,500$0$895,000$1,047,5000.5%$1,272,500
Total$6,600,000$78,000$390,000$50,000$895,000$6,103,530$6,779,118
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Jaguars2019$90,000$90,000
Total$90,000$90,000

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
201412049.8%6.0%
201651001.0%3.1%
2017151041.3%12.3%
201879029.5%4.7%
2019130117.6%11.5%
2020150010.3%18.3%
2021170010.5%18.8%

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$1,300,000$1,272,500
Injury Adjusted$1,300,000$1,272,500
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OTC Valuation $3.2M $6.5M $9.7M $13M $16.2M APY $3.8M $7.7M $11.5M $15.3M $19.2M $8,699,000 $14,575,000

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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