Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $5,410,949
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 2.76%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $3,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 1.96%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.55
  • Total Contract Value: $11,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 42/310 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $7,000,000
  • Age: 32
  • Height: 5' 10"
  • Weight: 198
  • College: Kent State
  • Accrued Seasons: 10
  • Entry: 2009 Draft, Round 7, #232 overall (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2017
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Julian Edelman signed a two year, $11 million contract extension with the Patriots on June 9, 2017. Per ESPN's Mike Reiss, Edelman received a $5 million signing bonus and the team fully guaranteed Edelman's 2018 base salary. Another $2 million is guaranteed for injury. There are $500,000 in yearly per game roster bonuses and workouts as part of the extension. Another $4 million in incentives are available to max the contract out at $15.5 million..

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201731$3,000,000$2,916,666$750,000$250,000$500,000$7,416,6664.4%
201832$2,000,000$1,666,666$500,000$500,000$0$3,821,0782.2%
201933$2,000,000$1,535,949$500,000$500,000$1,000,000$5,410,9492.9%
Total$7,000,000$6,119,281$1,750,000$1,250,000$1,500,000$16,648,693
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Career Earnings: $25,984,987
Career APY: $2,598,499
Potential Earnings: $28,984,987
Total Guarantees: $13,000,000
Largest Cash Payment: $8,250,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Hit: $7,416,666 (2017)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsUFARenegotiated20144$17,000,000$4,250,000$6,000,000$12,671,87574.5%$4,223,958
PatriotsExtensionActive20172$11,000,000$5,500,000$7,000,000$10,654,41296.9%$5,327,206
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots10$25,984,987$2,598,499$25,724,5690.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2009Patriots$310,000$12,175$0$0$0$0$0$322,1750.3%$358,700
2010Patriots$395,000$12,175$0$0$0$0$0$407,175--$395,000
2011Patriots$525,000$12,175$0$0$0$0$0$537,1750.4%$525,000
2012Patriots$615,000$12,175$0$0$0$0$0$627,1750.5%$615,000
2013Patriots$715,000$0$40,000$0$10,000$0$0$765,0000.6%$765,000
2014Patriots$1,000,000$1,250,000$500,000$0$0$0$1,000,000$2,750,0002.1%$6,500,000
2015Patriots$2,250,000$1,250,000$750,000$0$0$500,000$2,000,000$4,656,2503.2%$2,671,875
2016Patriots$2,500,000$1,250,000$750,000$0$250,000$0$0$4,421,8752.8%$3,500,000
2017Patriots$3,000,000$2,916,666$0$750,000$250,000$500,000$0$7,416,6664.4%$8,250,000
2018Patriots$2,000,000$1,666,666$0$500,000$500,000$0$0$3,821,0782.2%$2,404,412
2019Patriots$2,000,000$1,535,949$0$500,000$500,000$1,000,000$0$5,410,9492.9%$3,000,000
Total$15,310,000$9,917,981$2,040,000$1,750,000$1,510,000$2,000,000$3,000,000$31,135,518$28,984,987

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
OffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
20111310.5%0.0%4348.50482.0031
2012924.0%15.2%2123511.2344511.3011
20131685.3%19.8%105105610.162115.5060
20141471.1%10.3%9297210.6410949.4030
2015946.8%6.5%6169211.373237.7011
20161678.2%9.4%98110611.3312574.8032
20181266.8%11.9%7485011.56910711.9010

Financial Reports

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