Justin Fields

Quarterback

Age: 25
Free Agency: 2025 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 3
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $3,233,448 (1.26% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $3,233,448 (1.55% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 1.00
  • Contract Value: $18,871,952 ($4,717,988 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $18,871,952
  • Contract Ranking: 34/96 at QB

Current Contract

(Drafted, signed 2021)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202425$1,616,724$1,616,724$3,233,448$3,233,4481.3%
Total$1,616,724$1,616,724$3,233,448$3,233,448

Cash Flows

- old money
- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$4.7M
$9.4M
$14.2M
$18.9M
Old Money2024
Cash Due$15,638,504$3,233,448
Running Cash$18,871,952
Career Earnings: $15,638,504
Career APY: $5,212,835
Potential Earnings: $18,871,952
Total Guarantees: $37,743,904
Largest Cash Payment: $11,745,056 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $5,146,896 (2023)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
BearsDraftedTraded20214$18,871,952$4,717,988$18,871,952$15,638,50482.9%$5,212,835
SteelersDraftedActive20214$18,871,952$4,717,988$18,871,952$00.0%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Bears3$15,638,504$5,212,835$12,867,2400.0%$2,771,2640.0%
Steelers0$0$0$00.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusRoster BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2021Bears$660,000$2,771,264$0$660,000$3,431,2641.8%$11,745,056
2022Bears$825,000$2,771,264$692,816$1,517,816$4,289,0802.0%$1,517,816
2023Bears$1,187,816$2,771,264$1,187,816$2,375,632$5,146,8962.2%$2,375,632
2024Steelers$1,616,724$0$1,616,724$3,233,448$3,233,4481.3%$3,233,448
Total$4,289,540$8,313,792$3,497,356$7,786,896$16,100,688$18,871,952
Dead Money History
TeamYearCap ChargeCash Paid
Bears2024$2,771,264$0
Total$2,771,264$0

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsPassingRushingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialComp/AttPctYardsTDINTSackedRatingAttYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2021124056.6%0.0%159/27058.9%18707103673.2724205.8200
2022151188.7%0.0%192/31860.4%224217115585.216011437.1800
2023133172.8%0.0%227/37061.4%25621694486.31246575.3400

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$20,252,000$4,717,988
Injury Adjusted$26,102,260$3,833,365
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OTC Valuation $7.2M $14.4M $21.6M $28.8M $36M APY $9.2M $18.3M $27.5M $36.7M $45.8M $25,867,000 $33,333,333

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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