Donte Jackson

Cornerback

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 6
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $6,000,000 (2.34% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $6,000,000 (2.69% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $6,000,000 ($6,000,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $4,750,000
  • Contract Ranking: 29/340 at CB

Current Contract

(Other, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202429$1,250,000$4,750,000$6,000,0002.3%
Total$1,250,000$4,750,000$6,000,000

Contract Notes

Donte Jackson signed a three year contract with the Carolina Panthers worth $35.18 million with $16,757,500 guaranteed.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$6M
2024
Cash Due$6,000,000
Running Cash$6,000,000
Career Earnings: $34,616,773
Career APY: $5,769,462
Potential Earnings: $35,866,773
Total Guarantees: $24,266,271
Largest Cash Payment: $13,235,000 (2022)
Largest Cap Number: $8,075,166 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
PanthersDraftedExpired20184$4,812,526$1,203,132$2,758,771$6,109,273126.9%$1,527,318
PanthersUFATraded20223$35,180,000$11,726,667$16,757,500$23,757,50067.5%$11,878,750
SteelersOtherActive20241$6,000,000$6,000,000$4,750,000$4,750,00079.2%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Panthers6$29,866,773$4,977,796$20,286,1050.0%$9,780,6680.0%
Steelers0$4,750,000$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2018Panthers$480,000$395,005$0$0$480,000$875,0050.5%$2,060,020
2019Panthers$698,751$395,005$0$0$698,751$1,093,7560.6%$698,751
2020Panthers$917,502$395,005$0$0$0$1,312,5070.6%$917,502
2021Panthers$2,433,000$395,005$0$0$0$2,828,0051.5%$2,433,000
2022Panthers$1,035,000$5,195,166$1,700,000$200,000$1,035,000$6,101,6662.9%$13,235,000
2023Panthers$1,080,000$5,195,166$1,700,000$200,000$1,080,000$8,075,1663.4%$10,522,500
2024Steelers$1,250,000$4,750,000$0$0$0$6,000,0002.3%$6,000,000
Total$7,894,253$16,720,352$3,400,000$400,000$3,293,751$26,286,105$35,866,773
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Panthers2024$9,780,668$0
Total$9,780,668$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2018160089.5%25.1%631018419401000
2019133066.1%16.1%3280010832502-10
2020142056.6%7.9%2212001011300000
2021120066.0%11.9%5011003010201000
202290038.2%1.5%32300103200000
2023161085.6%0.7%491000505001000

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$4,180,000$6,000,000
Injury Adjusted$4,649,004$5,625,000
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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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