Craig James

Cornerback

Age: 28
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $1,055,000 (0.41% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $1,055,000 (0.35% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $1,055,000 ($1,055,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $0
  • Contract Ranking: 168/340 at CB

Current Contract

(SFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202428$1,055,000$1,055,0000.4%
Total$1,055,000$1,055,000

Contract Notes

Craig James signed a one year contract worth $1,010,000 with the Jets on January 9, 2023.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.1M
2024
Cash Due$1,055,000
Running Cash$1,055,000
Career Earnings: $2,237,753
Career APY: $372,959
Potential Earnings: $2,731,259
Total Guarantees: $300,000
Largest Cash Payment: $1,055,000 (2024)
Largest Cap Number: $1,055,000 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
VikingsUDFATerminated20183$1,710,000$570,000$0$00.0%$0
VikingsPracticeRenegotiated20181$480,000$480,000$0$00.0%$0
VikingsSFATerminated20183$1,710,000$570,000$0$141,1768.3%$141,176
EaglesPracticeRenegotiated20191$136,000$136,000$0$00.0%$0
EaglesSFATerminated20192$1,230,000$615,000$0$00.0%$0
EaglesPracticeRenegotiated20191$136,000$136,000$0$00.0%$0
EaglesSFARenegotiated20192$1,230,000$615,000$0$469,41238.2%$469,412
EaglesExtensionTerminated20201$920,000$920,000$300,000$626,47168.1%$626,471
EaglesPracticeTerminated20211$252,000$252,000$0$00.0%$0
EaglesPracticeExpired20211$252,000$252,000$0$126,00050.0%$126,000
EaglesSFATerminated20221$965,000$965,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsSFATerminated20221$965,000$965,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeExpired20221$277,200$277,200$0$277,200100.0%$277,200
JetsSFATerminated20231$1,010,000$1,010,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeTerminated20231$333,000$333,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeElevated20231$333,000$333,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeTerminated20231$334,222$334,222$0$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeElevated20231$333,000$333,000$0$00.0%$0
JetsPracticeTerminated20231$289,800$289,800$0$00.0%$0
LionsPracticeExpired20231$216,000$216,000$0$36,00016.7%$36,000
LionsSFAActive20241$1,055,000$1,055,000$0$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Vikings1$269,318$269,318$141,1760.0%$128,1420.0%
Eagles3$1,397,413$465,804$1,221,8830.0%$175,5300.0%
Jets1$535,022$535,022$277,2000.0%$257,8220.0%
Lions1$36,000$36,000$36,0000.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Vikings$480,000$0$141,1760.1%$141,176
2019Eagles$570,000$0$469,4120.2%$469,412
2020Eagles$750,000$300,000$626,4710.3%$626,471
2021Eagles$252,000$0$126,0000.1%$126,000
2022Jets$277,200$0$277,2000.1%$277,200
2023Lions$216,000$0$36,0000.0%$36,000
2024Lions$1,055,000$0$1,055,0000.4%$1,055,000
Total$3,600,200$300,000$2,731,259$2,731,259
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Vikings2018$128,142$128,142
Eagles2019$8,000$8,000
Eagles2019$33,530$33,530
Eagles2019$8,000$8,000
Eagles2021$126,000$126,000
Jets2023$55,500$55,500
Jets2023$186,222$186,222
Jets2023$16,100$16,100
Total$561,494$561,494

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
201831620.8%3.8%0000000000000
201914006.7%52.2%12300001000000
20204201.3%18.1%1000000000000
20232003.7%5.6%1000001000000

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$165,000$1,055,000
Injury Adjusted$165,000$1,055,000
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OTC Valuation $3.1M $6.3M $9.4M $12.5M $15.7M APY $3.5M $7M $10.5M $14M $17.5M $4,064,000 $3,576,437

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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