Julio Jones

Wide Receiver

Age: 31
Free Agency: 2024 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 9
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $20,416,668 (10.11% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $22,200,000 (11.63% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.09
  • Contract Value: $66,000,000 ($22,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $64,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 2/321 at WR

Current Contract

(Extension, signed 2019)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201930$1,500,000$8,866,666$1,500,000$10,366,6665.5%
202031$11,200,000$9,216,668$11,200,000$20,416,66810.1%
2021 📝
March 20: $2 million of 2022 salary is guaranteed
32$15,300,000$7,750,000$15,300,000$23,050,00012.9%
202233$11,513,000$7,750,000$0$19,263,0008.5%
202334$11,513,000$7,750,000$0$19,263,0008.0%
Total$51,026,000$41,333,334$28,000,000$92,359,334

Contract Notes

Receiver Julio Jones signed a three year, $66 million contract extension with the Falcons on September 7, 2019. Jones received $64 million guaranteed at signing. Jones guarantee includes a $25 million signing bonus, $11 million roster bonus, and his base salaries from 2019 through 2021. Jones' had been scheduled to earn $21.026 million in the remaining two years of his prior contract making the new guarantee worth $43 million. Jones' 2019 cap hit decreased by $3.1 million as a result of the extension while his 2020 cap hit increased by about $4.5 million.
Career Earnings: $114,083,750
Career APY: $12,675,972
Potential Earnings: $163,609,750
Total Guarantees: $115,683,750
Largest Cash Payment: $26,500,000 (2019)
Largest Cap Number: $23,050,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
FalconsDraftedRenegotiated20114$16,183,750$4,045,938$16,183,750$16,183,750100.0%$4,045,938
FalconsExtensionRenegotiated20155$71,250,000$14,250,000$35,500,000$60,400,00084.8%$15,100,000
FalconsExtensionActive20193$66,000,000$22,000,000$64,000,000$37,500,00056.8%$37,500,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Falcons9$114,083,750$12,675,972$81,617,0820.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2011Falcons$375,000$2,567,500$0$375,000$2,942,5002.4%$10,645,000
2012Falcons$1,110,625$2,567,500$0$1,110,625$3,678,1253.0%$1,110,625
2013Falcons$1,846,250$2,567,500$0$1,846,250$4,413,7503.6%$1,846,250
2014Falcons$2,581,875$2,567,500$0$2,581,875$5,149,3753.8%$2,581,875
2015Falcons$2,500,000$2,400,000$7,500,000$10,000,000$12,400,0008.5%$22,000,000
2016Falcons$9,500,000$2,400,000$4,000,000$13,500,000$15,900,00010.1%$13,500,000
2017Falcons$11,500,000$2,400,000$0$11,500,000$13,900,0008.3%$11,500,000
2018Falcons$9,000,000$3,866,666$0$0$12,866,6667.3%$13,400,000
2019Falcons$1,500,000$8,866,666$0$1,500,000$10,366,6665.5%$26,500,000
2020Falcons$11,200,000$9,216,668$0$11,200,000$20,416,66810.1%$22,200,000
2021Falcons$15,300,000$7,750,000$0$15,300,000$23,050,00012.9%$15,300,000
2022Falcons$11,513,000$7,750,000$0$0$19,263,0008.5%$11,513,000
2023Falcons$11,513,000$7,750,000$0$0$19,263,0008.0%$11,513,000
Total$89,439,750$62,670,000$11,500,000$68,913,750$163,609,750$163,609,750

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201112----62.8%0.0%6569.305495917.8811
201216----78.9%0.7%6305.0079119815.21000
2013512027.4%0.2%177.004158014.1221
2014151080.3%0.7%111.00104159315.3621
2015160085.1%0.0%000.00136187113.8831
2016142067.9%3.4%000.0083140917.0600
2017150074.5%0.8%11515.0083136416.4300
2018160077.2%1.6%2126.00113167714.8822
2019151070.1%0.0%2-3-1.5099139414.1610
202082056.6%2.5%000.004567715.0300

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$10,669,000$22,000,000
Injury Adjusted$12,408,661$19,250,000
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OTC Valuation $3.4M $6.7M $10.1M $13.4M $16.8M APY $4.5M $9.1M $13.6M $18.2M $22.7M $8,266,000 $6,000,000

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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