James Hudson

Right Tackle

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $1,253,104 (0.43% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $1,055,000 (0.32% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.84
  • Contract Value: $4,272,416 ($1,068,104 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $792,416
  • Contract Ranking: 66/100 at RT

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202122$660,000$198,104$858,1040.4%
202223$825,000$198,104$1,023,1040.5%
202324$940,000$198,104$1,138,1040.5%
202425$1,055,000$198,104$1,253,1040.4%
Total$3,480,000$792,416$4,272,416

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$1.1M
$2.1M
$3.2M
$4.3M
2021202220232024
Cash Due$1,452,416$825,000$940,000$1,055,000
Running Cash$1,452,416$2,277,416$3,217,416$4,272,416
Career Earnings: $3,217,416
Career APY: $1,072,472
Potential Earnings: $4,272,416
Total Guarantees: $792,416
Largest Cash Payment: $1,452,416 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $1,253,104 (2024)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BrownsDraftedActive20214$4,272,416$1,068,104$792,416$3,217,41675.3%$1,072,472
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Browns3$3,217,416$1,072,472$3,019,3120.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2021Browns$660,000$198,104$858,1040.4%$1,452,416
2022Browns$825,000$198,104$1,023,1040.5%$825,000
2023Browns$940,000$198,104$1,138,1040.5%$940,000
2024Browns$1,055,000$198,104$1,253,1040.4%$1,055,000
Total$3,480,000$792,416$4,272,416$4,272,416

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnaps
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecial
2021120227.4%10.1%
2022170025.4%16.0%
2023161044.8%12.5%

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$4,333,000$1,068,104
Injury Adjusted$4,581,875$1,001,348
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OTC Valuation $3.2M $6.3M $9.5M $12.6M $15.8M APY $3.3M $6.7M $10M $13.3M $16.7M $7,638,000 $7,250,000

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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