Teddy Bridgewater

Quarterback

Age: 30
Free Agency: 2023 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2022 Salary Cap Charge: $6,500,000 (3.06% of cap)
  • 2022 Cash Payout: $6,500,000 (2.51% of spending)
  • 2022 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $6,500,000 ($6,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $6,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 28/116 at QB

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2022)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202230$4,500,000$2,000,000$4,500,000$6,500,0003.1%
Total$4,500,000$2,000,000$4,500,000$6,500,000

Contract Notes

Teddy Bridgewater signed a one year deal with the Miami Dolphins worth $6.5 million fully guaranteed with an additional $3.5 million available through incentives.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$6.5M
2022
Cash Due$6,500,000
Running Cash$6,500,000
Career Earnings: $57,552,627
Career APY: $7,194,078
Potential Earnings: $53,990,127
Total Guarantees: $73,370,479
Largest Cash Payment: $23,953,125 (2020)
Largest Cap Number: $14,000,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
VikingsDraftedExpired20144$6,849,502$1,712,376$5,495,479$6,849,502100.0%$1,712,376
SaintsUFAExpired20181$6,000,000$6,000,000$500,000$5,000,00083.3%$5,000,000
JetsUFATraded20181$6,000,000$6,000,000$500,000$00.0%$0
SaintsUFAExpired20191$7,250,000$7,250,000$7,250,000$7,250,000100.0%$7,250,000
PanthersUFARenegotiated20203$63,000,000$21,000,000$33,000,000$23,953,12538.0%$23,953,125
BroncosOtherExpired20211$11,500,000$11,500,000$10,062,500$4,437,50038.6%$4,437,500
PanthersOtherTraded20211$11,500,000$11,500,000$10,062,500$00.0%$0
DolphinsUFAActive20221$6,500,000$6,500,000$6,500,000$2,000,00030.8%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Vikings4$6,849,502$1,712,376$6,849,5020.0%$00.0%
Saints2$12,250,000$6,125,000$5,540,0000.0%$6,710,0000.0%
Jets0$1,000,000$0$00.0%$1,000,0000.0%
Panthers1$31,015,625$31,015,625$14,000,0000.0%$17,062,5000.0%
Broncos1$4,437,500$4,437,500$4,415,5000.0%$00.0%
Dolphins0$2,000,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2014Vikings$420,000$825,364$0$0$420,000$1,245,3640.9%$3,721,456
2015Vikings$731,341$825,364$0$0$731,341$1,556,7051.0%$731,341
2016Vikings$1,042,682$825,364$0$0$1,042,682$1,868,0461.2%$1,042,682
2017Vikings$1,354,023$825,364$0$0$0$2,179,3871.3%$1,354,023
2018Saints$935,000$1,355,000$0$0$0$2,290,0001.3%$5,000,000
2019Saints$1,250,000$2,000,000$0$0$1,250,000$3,250,0001.7%$7,250,000
2020Panthers$8,000,000$5,000,000$750,000$250,000$8,000,000$14,000,0006.7%$23,953,125
2021Broncos$4,250,500$0$187,000$0$3,000,000$4,415,5002.2%$4,437,500
2022Dolphins$4,500,000$2,000,000$0$0$4,500,000$6,500,0003.1%$6,500,000
Total$22,483,546$13,656,456$937,000$250,000$18,944,023$37,305,002$53,990,127
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Jets2018$1,000,000$1,000,000
Saints2019$2,710,000$0
Saints2020$4,000,000$0
Panthers2021$17,062,500$7,062,500
Total$24,772,500$8,062,500

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2014131077.5%0.0%259/40264.4%291914123985.2472094.4130
2015160097.3%0.0%292/44765.3%32311494488.7441924.4383
20171800.8%0.0%0/20%0010-206.33-3-1.0000
20185006.8%0.0%14/2360.9%11811270.61150.5000
201990037.7%0.0%133/19667.9%1384921299.128311.1010
2020151089.8%0.0%340/49269.1%373315113192.1532795.3500
2021142078.1%0.0%285/42666.9%30521873194.9301063.5200

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$16,694,000$6,500,000
Injury Adjusted$19,617,402$5,687,500
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OTC Valuation $6.3M $12.7M $19M $25.3M $31.6M APY $8.4M $16.8M $25.1M $33.5M $41.9M $22,953,000 $9,375,000

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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