Marvin Jones

Wide Receiver

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $9,195,882
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 4.74%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $6,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 3.37%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.71
  • Total Contract Value: $40,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $8,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 36/346 at WR
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $13,000,000
  • Age: 29
  • Height: 6' 2"
  • Weight: 195
  • College: California
  • Accrued Seasons: 8
  • Entry: 2012 Draft, Round 5, #166 overall (Bengals)
  • Year Signed: 2016 (UFA)
  • Free Agency: 2021 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $9,030,000

Contract Notes

Marvin Jones signed a five year $40 million contract with the Detroit Lions on March 9, 2016. Jones' contract contains $20 million in total guarantees of which $13 million is fully guaranteed. Jones received an $8 million signing bonus. If he is on the Lions roster on the 5th day of the 2017 league year he will earn another $7 million in fully guaranteed salary.

Jones restructured his contract in October of 2018 by converting $3.287 million of salary into a signing bonus. The move created $2.19 million in cap space for the Lions. His cap number in 2019 and 2020 will increase by $1.09 million.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
201626$3,000,000$1,600,000$2,000,000$5,000,000$6,600,0004.3%
201727$7,000,000$1,600,000$0$7,000,000$8,600,0005.1%
201828$790,000$2,695,882$0$0$6,408,2353.6%
201929$6,500,000$2,695,882$0$0$9,195,8824.9%
202030$6,500,000$2,695,883$0$0$9,195,8834.6%
Total$23,790,000$11,287,647$2,000,000$12,000,000$40,000,000
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Career Earnings: $35,762,800
Career APY: $4,470,350
Potential Earnings: $42,262,800
Total Guarantees: $13,162,800
Largest Cash Payment: $13,000,000 (2016)
Largest Cap Hit: $9,195,883 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BengalsDraftedExpired20124$2,262,800$565,700$162,800$2,262,800100.0%$565,700
LionsUFAActive20165$40,000,000$8,000,000$13,000,000$33,500,00083.8%$8,375,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bengals4$2,262,800$565,700$2,262,8000.0%$00.0%
Lions4$33,500,000$8,375,000$30,804,1170.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2012Bengals$390,000$40,700$0$0$430,7000.4%$552,800
2013Bengals$480,000$40,700$0$0$520,7000.4%$480,000
2014Bengals$570,000$40,700$0$0$610,7000.5%$570,000
2015Bengals$660,000$40,700$0$0$700,7000.5%$660,000
2016Lions$3,000,000$1,600,000$2,000,000$5,000,000$6,600,0004.3%$13,000,000
2017Lions$7,000,000$1,600,000$0$7,000,000$8,600,0005.1%$7,000,000
2018Lions$790,000$2,695,882$0$0$6,408,2353.6%$7,000,000
2019Lions$6,500,000$2,695,882$0$0$9,195,8824.9%$6,500,000
2020Lions$6,500,000$2,695,883$0$0$9,195,8834.6%$6,500,000
Total$25,890,000$11,450,447$2,000,000$12,000,000$42,262,800$42,262,800

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsReceivingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialRecYardsAvgTDAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201211----33.6%6.7%1820111.2134715.7000
2013160047.9%14.4%5171214.0108658.1000
2015160085.3%0.9%6581612.645336.6000
2016151084.8%0.0%5593016.94133.0000
2017160096.3%0.4%57102017.98000.0000
201897050.0%0.2%3550814.55000.0000
2019133075.9%0.4%6277912.69200.0000

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$9,025,000$8,000,000
Injury Adjusted$11,179,029$6,500,000
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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 $6,500,000

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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