Tom Brady

Quarterback

  • 2019 Salary Cap Charge: $21,500,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cap: 10.94%
  • 2019 Cash Payout: $23,000,000
  • % of 2019 Team Cash Spending: 13.01%
  • 2019 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.07
  • Total Contract Value: $23,000,000
  • Annual Contract Value: $23,000,000
  • Position Ranking: 14/117 at QB
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $22,000,000
  • Age: 42
  • Height: 6' 4"
  • Weight: 225
  • College: Michigan
  • Accrued Seasons: 20
  • Entry: 2000 Draft, Round 6, #199 overall (Patriots)
  • Year Signed: 2019 (Other)
  • Free Agency: 2020 (UFA)
  • 2019 OTC Valuation: $24,611,000

Contract Notes

Tom Brady renegotiated his contract with the Patriots on August 5, 2019. The new contract increased Brady's salary by $8 million in 2019, from $15 million to $23 million. $22 million is fully guaranteed with $20.25 million coming in the form of a signing bonus. His base salary is also guaranteed. Another $1 million is available as per game active bonuses. The 2020 and 2021 contract years are void years and are included for salary cap purposes. If Brady and the Patriots fail to reach an extension by the final day of the 2019 league year (March 18, 2020), the 2020 and 2021 years will void and Brady will be a free agent. Brady's new contract saved the Patriots $5.5 million in cap room in 2019.

Tom Brady signed a two year, $41 million contract extension with the Patriots on March 9, 2016. Brady received a $28 million signing bonus which is the fully guaranteed portion of the contract. Another $2 million is guaranteed for injury. Brady will earn $11 million in new money over the first two contract years. His cap numbers for 2016 and 2017 fall by $1 and $2 million.

Current Contract

(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
2019 📝
March 18: 2020 and 2021 contract years void
42$1,750,000$18,750,000$1,000,000$1,750,000$21,500,00011.4%
2020 📝
March 17: 2020 and 2021 contract years void
43$0$6,750,000$0$0$6,750,0003.4%
202144$0$6,750,000$0$0$6,750,000--
Total$1,750,000$32,250,000$1,000,000$1,750,000$35,000,000
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Career Earnings: $230,324,206
Career APY: $11,516,210
Potential Earnings: $230,324,206
Total Guarantees: $137,338,500
Largest Cash Payment: $31,000,000 (2013)
Largest Cap Hit: $22,000,000 (2018)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PatriotsDraftedRenegotiated20003$864,500$288,167$38,500$559,50064.7%$279,750
PatriotsExtensionRenegotiated20024$30,125,000$7,531,250$9,500,000$18,500,00061.4%$6,166,667
PatriotsExtensionRenegotiated20054$48,000,000$12,000,000$26,500,000$54,000,000112.5%$10,800,000
PatriotsExtensionRenegotiated20104$72,000,000$18,000,000$18,300,000$48,500,00067.4%$16,166,667
PatriotsOtherRenegotiated20135$57,000,000$11,400,000$33,000,000$41,000,00071.9%$13,666,667
PatriotsExtensionRenegotiated20162$41,000,000$20,500,000$28,000,000$44,764,706109.2%$14,921,569
PatriotsOtherActive20191$23,000,000$23,000,000$22,000,000$23,000,000100.0%$23,000,000
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Patriots20$230,324,206$11,516,210$221,294,2060.0%$00.0%

Salary Cap History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2000Patriots$193,000$12,833$0$0$0$0$0$205,8330.3%$231,500
2001Patriots$298,000$12,833$0$0$0$30,000$0$310,8330.5%$328,000
2002Patriots$375,000$712,834$0$0$0$0$0$1,087,8341.5%$3,875,000
2003Patriots$450,000$2,868,750$0$0$0$0$0$3,318,7504.4%$9,125,000
2004Patriots$535,000$4,523,750$0$0$0$0$0$5,058,7506.3%$5,500,000
2005Patriots$1,000,000$7,423,750$0$0$0$0$0$8,423,7509.9%$16,000,000
2006Patriots$4,000,000$9,823,750$0$0$0$0$0$13,823,75013.6%$16,000,000
2007Patriots$720,000$6,620,000$0$0$0$0$0$7,340,0006.7%$6,000,000
2008Patriots$5,000,000$6,620,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$0$14,620,00012.6%$8,000,000
2009Patriots$5,000,000$6,620,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$0$14,620,00011.9%$8,000,000
2010Patriots$7,500,000$6,920,000$3,000,000$0$0$0$0$17,420,000--$26,500,000
2011Patriots$5,750,000$3,200,000$4,000,000$0$250,000$0$0$13,200,00011.0%$10,000,000
2012Patriots$950,000$6,800,000$0$0$250,000$0$0$8,000,0006.6%$12,000,000
2013Patriots$1,000,000$12,800,000$0$0$0$0$1,000,000$13,800,00011.2%$31,000,000
2014Patriots$2,000,000$12,800,000$0$0$0$0$2,000,000$14,800,00011.1%$2,000,000
2015Patriots$8,000,000$6,000,000$0$0$0$0$0$14,000,0009.8%$8,000,000
2016Patriots$1,000,000$13,000,000$0$0$0$0$0$13,764,7068.9%$28,764,706
2017Patriots$1,000,000$13,000,000$0$0$0$0$1,000,000$14,000,0008.4%$1,000,000
2018Patriots$4,000,000$12,000,000$0$1,000,000$0$5,000,000$4,000,000$22,000,00012.4%$15,000,000
2019Patriots$1,750,000$18,750,000$0$1,000,000$0$0$1,750,000$21,500,00011.4%$23,000,000
2020Patriots$0$6,750,000$0$0$0$0$0$6,750,0003.4%$0
2021Patriots$0$6,750,000$0$0$0$0$0$6,750,000--$0
Total$50,521,000$164,008,500$13,000,000$2,000,000$500,000$5,030,000$9,750,000$234,794,206$230,324,206

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames MissedSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
201116----99.0%0.0%401/61165.6%5235391232105.6431092.5362
201216----98.1%0.0%401/63763%48273482798.723321.4420
20131600100.0%0.0%380/62860.5%434325114087.332180.6093
2014160093.9%0.0%373/58264.1%41093392197.436571.6063
2015160098.8%0.0%402/62464.4%477036738102.234531.6362
2016120073.2%0.0%291/43267.4%355428215112.228642.3050
2017160097.9%0.0%367/54467.5%438730833104.225281.1073
2018160097.6%0.2%375/57065.8%435529112197.723351.5242
2019160098.7%0.0%373/61360.8%40572482788.026341.3341

Valuation Diamond

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OTC ValuationAPY
Regular$24,611,000$23,000,000
Injury Adjusted$24,611,000$23,000,000
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OTC Valuation $4.9M $9.7M $14.6M $19.5M $24.4M APY $5.8M $11.7M $17.5M $23.3M $29.2M $20,316,000 $21,000,000

Weekly Valuation Trends

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