Julio Jones

Wide Receiver

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $12,866,666
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 7.30%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $13,400,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 6.38%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.04
  • Total Contract Value: $71,250,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $14,250,000
  • Position Ranking: 1/130 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $35,500,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 220
  • College: Alabama
  • Accrued Seasons: 7
  • Entry: 2011 Draft, Round 1, #6 overall (Falcons)
  • Year Signed: 2015
  • Contract Type: Extension
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)

Contract Notes

Receiver Julio Jones signed a five year, $71.25 million contract extension with the Atlanta Falcons on August 31, 2015. Jones reeived $47 million in guarantees including $35.5 million in full guarantees. The guarantee consists of a $12 million signing bonus and Jones' salary that is paid in 2015 and 2016. If Jone is on the roster the 3rd day of the 2016 League Year, his 2017 salary of $11.5 million will become fully guaranteed. The Falcons increased Jones' 2015 salary cap charge by $2.224 million.

Jones and the Falcons agreed to a restructured contract in July of 2018. Per PFT the Falcons moved $2.9 million of Jones' 2019 into 2018 as part of a $4.4 million signing bonus. The restructured contract should create $33,334 in cap room in 2018 and $1,433,334 in cap room in 2019 for the Falcons. Jones' 2020 cap figure will increase by $1,466,668.

Current Contract

Year Age Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2015 26 $2,500,000 $10,000,000 $2,400,000 $7,500,000 $0 $0 $12,400,000 8.7%
2016 27 $9,500,000 $13,500,000 $2,400,000 $4,000,000 $0 $0 $15,900,000 10.2%
2017 28 $11,500,000 $11,500,000 $2,400,000 $0 $0 $0 $13,900,000 8.3%
2018 29 $9,000,000 $3,866,666 $0 $0 $0 $12,866,666 7.3%
2019 30 $9,600,000 $3,866,666 $0 $0 $0 $13,466,666 7.1%
2020 31 $11,426,000 $1,466,668 $0 $0 $0 $12,892,668 6.4%
Total $53,526,000 $16,400,000 $11,500,000 $0 $0 $81,426,000
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Career Earnings: $67,583,750
Career APY: $9,654,821
Potential Earnings: $97,609,750
Total Guarantees: $51,683,750
Largest Cash Payment: $22,000,000 (2015)
Largest Cap Hit: $15,900,000 (2016)

Contract History

Team Contract Type Status Year Signed Yrs Total APY Guarantees Amount Earned % Earned Effective APY
Falcons Drafted Renegotiated 2011 5 $26,359,750 $5,271,950 $16,183,750 $16,183,750 61.4% $4,045,938
Falcons Extension Active 2015 5 $71,250,000 $14,250,000 $35,500,000 $51,400,000 72.1% $17,133,333
Earnings By Team
Team Yrs Salary APY Paid on Cap % Paid on Cap Paid as Dead Money % Paid as Dead Money
Falcons 7 $67,583,750 $9,654,821 $58,383,750 0.0% $0 0.0%

Salary Cap History    

Year Team Base Salary (Guaranteed) Bonuses Cap
Number
Cap % Cash Due
Prorated Roster Workout Other
2011 Falcons $375,000 $375,000 $2,567,500 $0 $0 $0 $2,942,500 2.5% $10,645,000
2012 Falcons $1,110,625 $1,110,625 $2,567,500 $0 $0 $0 $3,678,125 3.0% $1,110,625
2013 Falcons $1,846,250 $1,846,250 $2,567,500 $0 $0 $0 $4,413,750 3.6% $1,846,250
2014 Falcons $2,581,875 $2,581,875 $2,567,500 $0 $0 $0 $5,149,375 3.9% $2,581,875
2015 Falcons $2,500,000 $10,000,000 $2,400,000 $7,500,000 $0 $0 $12,400,000 8.7% $22,000,000
2016 Falcons $9,500,000 $13,500,000 $2,400,000 $4,000,000 $0 $0 $15,900,000 10.2% $13,500,000
2017 Falcons $11,500,000 $11,500,000 $2,400,000 $0 $0 $0 $13,900,000 8.3% $11,500,000
2018 Falcons $9,000,000 $3,866,666 $0 $0 $0 $12,866,666 7.3% $13,400,000
2019 Falcons $9,600,000 $3,866,666 $0 $0 $0 $13,466,666 7.1% $9,600,000
2020 Falcons $11,426,000 $1,466,668 $0 $0 $0 $12,892,668 6.4% $11,426,000
Total $59,439,750 $26,670,000 $11,500,000 $0 $0 $97,609,750   $97,609,750

Statistics

Year Games Played Snaps Receiving Rushing Fumbles
Offense Special RecYardsAvgTD AttYardsAvgTD TotalLost
2011 12 62.8% 0.0%5495917.886569.3011
2012 16 78.9% 0.7%79119815.2106305.0000
2013 5 27.4% 0.2%4158014.12177.0021
2014 15 80.3% 0.7%104159315.36111.0021
2015 16 85.1% 0.0%136187113.88000.0031
2016 14 67.9% 3.4%83140917.06000.0000
2017 15 74.5% 0.8%83136416.4311515.0000
2018 14 79.5% 1.6%100151115.162126.0022

Financial Reports

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