Justin Pugh

Right Guard

  • 2018 Salary Cap Charge: $3,250,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cap: 1.82%
  • 2018 Cash Payout: $11,500,000
  • % of 2018 Team Cash Spending: 6.82%
  • 2018 Cash to Cap Ratio: 3.54
  • Total Contract Value: $45,025,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $9,005,000
  • Position Ranking: 0/21 at RG
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $13,000,000
  • Age: 28
  • Height: 6' 5"
  • Weight: 301
  • College: Syracuse
  • Accrued Seasons: 5
  • Entry: 2013 Draft, Round 1, #19 overall (Giants)
  • Year Signed: 2018
  • Contract Type: UFA
  • Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)

Contract Notes

The Cardinals signed Justin Pugh to a five year, $45.025 million contract. Pugh received a $10 million signing bonus. In addition his 2018 salary and $2 million of his 2019 salary are fully guaranteed at signing. If Pugh is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2019 league year another $3 million becomes fully guaranteed. There is a $2.75 million injury guarantee in 2020 that becomes fully guaranteed if on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2020 league year. In 2020,  2021, and 2022 there are offseason roster bonuses that will be earned on the 5th day of the league year. There are per game bonuses of $500,000 in 2018, $750,000 in 2019, and $1 million in 2020, 2021, and 2022.

Current Contract

YearAgeBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
201828$1,000,000 $1,000,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$0$3,250,0001.8%
201929$5,000,000 $2,000,000$2,000,000$750,000$0$0$7,750,0004.1%
202030$7,250,000$2,000,000$1,250,000$0$0$10,500,0005.3%
202131$7,750,000$2,000,000$1,500,000$0$0$11,250,000--
202232$8,525,000$2,000,000$1,500,000$0$0$12,025,000--
Total$29,525,000$10,000,000$5,500,000$0$0$44,775,000
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Career Earnings: $27,166,898
Career APY: $5,433,380
Potential Earnings: $62,191,898
Total Guarantees: $29,727,128
Largest Cash Payment: $11,500,000 (2018)
Largest Cap Hit: $12,025,000 (2022)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
GiantsDraftedExpired20135$17,166,898$3,433,380$17,166,898100.0%$3,433,380
CardinalsUFAActive20185$45,025,000$9,005,000$10,000,00022.2%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Giants5$17,166,898$3,433,380$17,166,8980.0%$00.0%
Cardinals0$10,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History    

YearTeamBase Salary (Guaranteed)BonusesCap
Number
Cap %Cash Due
ProratedRosterWorkoutOther
2013Giants$405,000 $405,000$1,112,436$0$0$0$1,517,4361.2%$4,854,744
2014Giants$784,359 $784,359$1,112,436$0$0$0$1,896,7951.4%$784,359
2015Giants$1,163,718 $1,163,718$1,112,436$0$0$0$2,276,1541.6%$1,163,718
2016Giants$1,157,307 $1,157,307$1,112,436$385,770$0$0$2,655,5131.7%$1,543,077
2017Giants$8,821,000 $8,821,000$0$0$0$0$8,821,0005.3%$8,821,000
2018Cardinals$1,000,000 $1,000,000$2,000,000$500,000$0$0$3,250,0001.8%$11,500,000
2019Cardinals$5,000,000 $2,000,000$2,000,000$750,000$0$0$7,750,0004.1%$5,750,000
2020Cardinals$7,250,000$2,000,000$1,250,000$0$0$10,500,0005.3%$8,500,000
2021Cardinals$7,750,000$2,000,000$1,500,000$0$0$11,250,000--$9,250,000
2022Cardinals$8,525,000$2,000,000$1,500,000$0$0$12,025,000--$10,025,000
Total$41,856,384$14,449,744$5,885,770$0$0$61,941,898 $62,191,898

Statistics

YearGames PlayedSnaps
OffenseSpecial
201316100.0%12.1%
20141480.7%0.8%
20151486.9%6.0%
20161164.7%8.3%
2017840.1%4.9%
2018679.4%7.4%

Financial Reports

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