Justin Watson

Wide Receiver

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 2
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $825,434 (0.40% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $750,000 (0.35% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.91
  • Contract Value: $2,761,736 ($690,434 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $301,736
  • Contract Ranking: 230/355 at WR

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2018)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201823$480,000$75,434$555,4340.3%
201924$570,000$75,434$645,4340.3%
202025$750,000$75,434$825,4340.4%
202126$920,000$75,434$995,4340.5%
Total$2,720,000$301,736$3,021,736

Contract Notes

Justin Watson signed a four year contract with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers worth $2,761,736 on May 9, 2018. Watson received a $301,736 signing bonus. Watson was the 144th pick in the 2018 NFL Draft.
Career Earnings: $1,351,736
Career APY: $675,868
Potential Earnings: $3,021,736
Total Guarantees: $301,736
Largest Cash Payment: $920,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $995,434 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BuccaneersDraftedActive20184$2,761,736$690,434$301,736$1,351,73648.9%$675,868
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Buccaneers2$1,351,736$675,868$1,200,8680.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Buccaneers$480,000$75,434$555,4340.3%$781,736
2019Buccaneers$570,000$75,434$645,4340.3%$570,000
2020Buccaneers$750,000$75,434$825,4340.4%$750,000
2021Buccaneers$920,000$75,434$995,4340.5%$920,000
Total$2,720,000$301,736$3,021,736$3,021,736

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201812046.5%42.5%000.00155.0000
2019160020.0%56.3%000.001515910.6200

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$615,000$690,434
Injury Adjusted$615,000$690,434
test
OTC Valuation $3.2M $6.4M $9.7M $12.9M $16.1M APY $3.7M $7.3M $11.0M $14.7M $18.3M $6,576,000 $6,348,688

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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