Age: 32
Free Agency: 2022 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 10
  • 2020 Salary Cap Charge: $5,500,000 (2.72% of cap)
  • 2020 Cash Payout: $9,500,000 (3.94% of spending)
  • 2020 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.73
  • Contract Value: $17,000,000 ($8,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $8,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 27/226 at IDL

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2020)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202032$1,500,000$4,000,000$0$5,500,0002.7%
2021 📝
March 20: $2 million roster bonus due
33$5,500,000$4,000,000$2,000,000$11,500,0005.3%
Total$7,000,000$8,000,000$2,000,000$17,000,000

Contract Notes

Linval Joseph signed a two year, $17 million contract with the Chargers on March 18, 2020. Joseph received an $8 million signing bonus which is the guaranteed portion of the contract. If he is on the roster on the 3rd day of the 2021 league year he will earn a $2 million roster bonus.
Career Earnings: $57,998,000
Career APY: $5,799,800
Potential Earnings: $66,998,000
Total Guarantees: $34,020,500
Largest Cash Payment: $11,250,000 (2017)
Largest Cap Number: $11,500,000 (2021)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
GiantsDraftedExpired20104$4,160,500$1,040,125$2,370,500$4,310,500103.6%$1,077,625
VikingsUFARenegotiated20145$31,250,000$6,250,000$12,500,000$18,750,00060.0%$6,250,000
VikingsExtensionTerminated20174$50,000,000$12,500,000$11,150,000$26,937,50053.9%$8,979,167
ChargersSFAActive20202$17,000,000$8,500,000$8,000,000$8,000,00047.1%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Giants4$4,310,500$1,077,625$3,468,0000.0%$00.0%
Vikings6$45,687,500$7,614,583$43,318,7500.0%$2,400,0000.0%
Chargers0$8,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2010Giants$320,000$382,000$0$0$0$0$702,000--$1,848,000
2011Giants$450,000$382,000$0$0$0$0$832,0000.7%$1,292,500
2012Giants$540,000$382,000$0$0$0$0$922,0000.8%$540,000
2013Giants$630,000$382,000$0$0$0$0$1,012,0000.8%$630,000
2014Vikings$3,500,000$600,000$2,400,000$0$100,000$5,900,000$6,600,0005.0%$9,000,000
2015Vikings$3,900,000$600,000$0$0$100,000$3,600,000$4,600,0003.1%$4,000,000
2016Vikings$5,650,000$600,000$0$0$100,000$0$6,350,0004.0%$5,750,000
2017Vikings$1,150,000$1,800,000$4,000,000$0$100,000$5,150,000$7,050,0004.2%$11,250,000
2018Vikings$1,150,000$1,800,000$5,000,000$0$100,000$6,150,000$8,050,0004.2%$6,250,000
2019Vikings$8,900,000$1,200,000$0$500,000$100,000$8,900,000$10,668,7505.6%$9,437,500
2020Chargers$1,500,000$4,000,000$0$0$0$0$5,500,0002.7%$9,500,000
2021Chargers$5,500,000$4,000,000$2,000,000$0$0$0$11,500,0005.3%$7,500,000
Total$33,190,000$16,128,000$13,400,000$500,000$600,000$29,700,000$63,786,750$66,998,000
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Vikings2020$2,400,000$0
Total$2,400,000$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201115----53.8%0.0%3415215454000000
201216----65.9%11.3%33264175700012160
2013151051.2%5.3%3425326880001100
2014160067.4%17.1%28193235101000000
2015124049.2%9.1%42140.54741001000
2016160069.4%12.4%3740421.55160003000
2017160066.5%7.6%38253.523.5580000100
2018151064.7%11.6%35231154400011641
2019132050.4%6.6%2618323660001000

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$3,974,000$8,500,000
Injury Adjusted$4,711,452$7,437,500
test
OTC Valuation $2.8M $5.7M $8.5M $11.4M $14.2M APY $3.8M $7.5M $11.3M $15.0M $18.8M $4,373,000 $5,933,333

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.

To see interactive and more in-depth use of OTC Valuation data, subscribe to OTC Premium.