Kendrick Bourne

Wide Receiver

Age: 29
Free Agency: 2027 (UFA)
Accrued Seasons: 7
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $3,250,000 (1.23% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $6,500,000 (2.37% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 2.00
  • Contract Value: $19,500,000 ($6,500,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $5,500,000
  • Contract Ranking: 43/391 at WR

Current Contract

(UFA, signed 2024)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202429$1,300,000$1,400,000$850,000$150,000$1,300,000$3,250,0001.2%
2025 📝
January 15: Can earn $2.5M guarantee wuth 800 rec yards- 2024
30$5,500,000$1,400,000$850,000$150,000$0$7,900,0003.0%
202631$5,500,000$1,400,000$850,000$150,000$0$7,900,0002.8%
Total$12,300,000$4,200,000$2,550,000$450,000$1,300,000$19,050,000

Contract Notes

Kendrick Bourne signed a three year, $19.5 million contract with the Patriots on March 13, 2024. Bourne received $5.5 million in guarantees including a $4.2 million signing bonus. If Bourne has 800 receiving yards in 2024 he will earn a $2.5 million guarantee on his 2025 salary. There are up to $850,000 in annual per game bonuses. Another $13.5 million in incentives and escalators are available.

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$6.5M
$13M
$19.5M
202420252026
Cash Due$6,500,000$6,500,000$6,500,000
Running Cash$6,500,000$13,000,000$19,500,000
Career Earnings: $25,187,823
Career APY: $3,598,260
Potential Earnings: $40,487,823
Total Guarantees: $10,775,000
Largest Cash Payment: $6,750,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $7,900,000 (2025)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
49ersUDFAExpired20173$1,670,000$556,667$25,000$1,670,000100.0%$556,667
49ersRFAExpired20201$3,259,000$3,259,000$0$3,259,000100.0%$3,259,000
PatriotsUFAExpired20213$15,000,000$5,000,000$5,250,000$16,058,823107.1%$5,352,941
PatriotsUFAActive20243$19,500,000$6,500,000$5,500,000$4,200,00021.5%$0
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
49ers4$4,929,000$1,232,250$4,929,0000.0%$00.0%
Patriots3$20,258,823$6,752,941$16,367,6470.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusWorkout BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
201749ers$465,000$1,666$0$0$0$20,000$466,6660.2%$470,000
201849ers$555,000$1,666$0$0$0$0$556,6660.2%$555,000
201949ers$645,000$1,668$0$0$0$0$646,6680.3%$645,000
202049ers$3,259,000$0$0$0$0$0$3,259,0001.6%$3,259,000
2021Patriots$1,000,000$1,416,666$750,000$0$0$1,000,000$3,078,4311.5%$6,750,000
2022Patriots$3,500,000$1,416,666$750,000$0$750,000$0$6,416,6663.0%$4,205,882
2023Patriots$4,750,000$1,416,668$750,000$0$0$0$6,872,5503.1%$5,102,941
2024Patriots$1,300,000$1,400,000$850,000$150,000$0$1,300,000$3,250,0001.2%$6,500,000
2025Patriots$5,500,000$1,400,000$850,000$150,000$0$0$7,900,0003.0%$6,500,000
2026Patriots$5,500,000$1,400,000$850,000$150,000$0$0$7,900,0002.8%$6,500,000
Total$26,474,000$8,455,000$4,800,000$450,000$750,000$2,320,000$40,346,647$40,487,823

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsRushingReceivingFumbles
InjuredHealthyOffenseSpecialAttYardsAvgTDRecYardsAvgTDTotalLost
2017110425.6%7.3%000.001422916.4000
2018160057.4%4.8%000.004248711.6410
2019160043.7%33.3%000.003035811.9500
2020150062.9%0.9%000.004966713.6200
2021170051.8%0.9%1212510.405580014.5500
2022160141.9%1.1%6396.503543412.4100
202380035.3%0.0%144.003740611.0400

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$1,885,000$6,500,000
Injury Adjusted$1,885,000$6,500,000
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OTC Valuation $4.3M $8.7M $13M $17.4M $21.7M APY $5.8M $11.7M $17.5M $23.3M $29.2M $9,208,000 $7,000,000

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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