Julian Edelman

Wide Receiver

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,821,078
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 2.13%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $2,404,412
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 1.46%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.63
  • Total Contract Value: $11,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $5,500,000
  • Position Ranking: 5/78 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

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2017 31 $3,000,000 $2,916,666 $750,000 $250,000 $500,000 $7,416,666 4.4%
2018 32 $2,000,000 $1,666,666 $500,000 $500,000 $0 $3,821,078 2.2%
2019 33 $2,000,000 $1,666,668 $500,000 $500,000 $0 $4,666,668 2.5%
Total $7,000,000 $6,250,000 $1,750,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $15,904,412
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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

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Patriots 2009 5 $2,658,700 $531,740 $0 $2,658,700 100.0% $531,740
Patriots UFA Renegotiated 2014 4 $17,000,000 $4,250,000 $6,000,000 $12,671,875 74.5% $4,223,958
Patriots Extension Active 2017 2 $11,000,000 $5,500,000 $7,000,000 $10,654,412 96.9% $5,327,206
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Patriots 10 $25,984,987 $2,598,499 $25,724,569 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2009 Patriots $310,000 $12,175 $0 $0 $0 $322,175 0.3% $358,700
2010 Patriots $395,000 $12,175 $0 $0 $0 $407,175 -- $395,000
2011 Patriots $525,000 $12,175 $0 $0 $0 $537,175 0.4% $525,000
2012 Patriots $615,000 $12,175 $0 $0 $0 $627,175 0.5% $615,000
2013 Patriots $715,000 $0 $40,000 $10,000 $0 $765,000 0.6% $765,000
2014 Patriots $1,000,000 $1,000,000 $1,250,000 $500,000 $0 $0 $2,750,000 2.1% $6,500,000
2015 Patriots $2,250,000 $2,000,000 $1,250,000 $750,000 $0 $500,000 $4,656,250 3.2% $2,671,875
2016 Patriots $2,500,000 $1,250,000 $750,000 $250,000 $0 $4,421,875 2.8% $3,500,000
2017 Patriots $3,000,000 $2,916,666 $750,000 $250,000 $500,000 $7,416,666 4.4% $8,250,000
2018 Patriots $2,000,000 $1,666,666 $500,000 $500,000 $0 $3,821,078 2.2% $2,404,412
2019 Patriots $2,000,000 $1,666,668 $500,000 $500,000 $0 $4,666,668 2.5% $3,000,000
Total $15,310,000 $10,048,700 $3,790,000 $1,510,000 $1,000,000 $30,391,237   $28,984,987

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Receiving Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special RecYardsAvgTD AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2011 13 10.5% 0.0%4348.50482.0031
2012 9 24.0% 15.2%2123511.2344511.3011
2013 16 85.3% 19.8%105105610.162115.5060
2014 14 71.1% 10.3%9297210.6410949.4030
2015 9 46.8% 6.5%6169211.373237.7011
2016 16 78.2% 9.4%98110611.3312574.8032
2018 12 66.8% 11.9%7485011.56910711.9010

Financial Reports

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