Matt Judon

Edge Rusher

Age: 32
Free Agency: 2025 (Void)
Accrued Seasons: 8
  • 2024 Salary Cap Charge: $14,675,850 (5.53% of cap)
  • 2024 Cash Payout: $7,500,000 (2.57% of spending)
  • 2024 Cash to Cap Ratio: 0.51
  • Contract Value: $22,500,000 ($11,250,000 APY)
  • Fully Guaranteed Money: $14,000,000
  • Contract Ranking: 27/267 at EDGE

Current Contract

(Other, signed 2023)
(📝: indicates contract trigger occuring during that year)
YearAgeBase SalaryProrated Signing BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %
Dead Money & Cap Savings
202331$7,000,000$7,940,555$1,000,000$500,000$7,000,000$16,440,5557.4%
202432$6,500,000$7,940,556$1,000,000$0$0$14,675,8505.5%
2025 📝
February 19: Contract voids
33Void$2,333,334VoidVoidVoid$2,333,3340.9%
Total$13,500,000$18,214,445$2,000,000$500,000$7,000,000$33,449,739

Contract Notes

Matt Judon signed a two year revised contract with the New England Patriots worth $22.5 million with $14 million guaranteed. The revision shifted $3 million from Judon's 2024 base salary up to 2023 combined with $4 million of Judon's original base to equate to a $7 million signing bonus. The contract includes one void year for salary cap purposes. The contract will void the day before the 2025 franchise tag period opens (23 days prior to the start of the 2025 league year).

Cash Flows

- fully earned money
- unearned or partially earned money
$11.3M
$22.5M
20232024
Cash Due$15,000,000$7,500,000
Running Cash$15,000,000$22,500,000
Career Earnings: $67,444,030
Career APY: $8,430,504
Potential Earnings: $74,944,030
Total Guarantees: $61,063,736
Largest Cash Payment: $20,000,000 (2021)
Largest Cap Number: $16,808,000 (2020)

Contract History

TeamContract TypeStatusYear SignedYrsTotalAPYGuaranteesAmount Earned% EarnedEffective APY
RavensDraftedExpired20164$2,595,736$648,934$255,736$3,900,736150.3%$975,184
RavensFranchiseExpired20201$16,808,000$16,808,000$16,808,000$16,808,000100.0%$16,808,000
PatriotsUFARenegotiated20214$54,500,000$13,625,000$30,000,000$32,500,00059.6%$16,250,000
PatriotsOtherActive20232$22,500,000$11,250,000$14,000,000$14,235,29463.3%$14,235,294
Earnings By Team
TeamYrsSalaryAPYPaid on Cap% Paid on CapPaid as Dead Money% Paid as Dead Money
Ravens5$20,708,736$4,141,747$20,708,7360.0%$00.0%
Patriots3$46,735,294$15,578,431$37,049,6390.0%$00.0%

Season History

YearTeamBase SalaryProrated BonusPer Game Roster BonusOther BonusGuaranteed SalaryCap
Number
Cap %Cash Paid
2016Ravens$450,000$63,934$0$0$0$513,9340.3%$705,736
2017Ravens$540,000$63,934$0$0$0$603,9340.4%$540,000
2018Ravens$630,000$63,934$0$0$0$693,9340.4%$630,000
2019Ravens$2,025,000$63,934$0$0$0$2,088,9341.1%$2,025,000
2020Ravens$16,808,000$0$0$0$16,808,000$16,808,0008.5%$16,808,000
2021Patriots$1,000,000$4,500,000$1,000,000$0$1,000,000$6,323,5293.1%$20,000,000
2022Patriots$1,035,000$5,607,222$1,000,000$0$7,678,333$14,285,5556.8%$12,500,000
2023Patriots$7,000,000$7,940,555$1,000,000$500,000$7,000,000$16,440,5557.4%$14,235,294
2024Patriots$6,500,000$7,940,556$1,000,000$0$0$14,675,8505.5%$7,500,000
2025Patriots$30,000,000$2,333,334$0$0$0$2,333,3340.9%$0
Total$65,988,000$28,577,403$4,000,000$500,000$32,486,333$74,767,559$74,944,030

Statistics

YearGames PlayedGames InactiveSnapsTacklesNegative PlaysInterceptionsFumblesTD
InjuredHealthyDefenseSpecialSoloAssistSacksYardsTFLQB HitsPass Def.INTYardsForcedRec.Yards
2016140229.4%24.6%12154344102000130
2017160072.1%31.2%481076116172002100
2018160065.3%26.5%291674110203001000
2019160080.8%19.5%43119.585.514330004000
2020140052.9%11.2%32186449212000000
2021170081.3%26.2%382212.58514251000100
2022170076.1%1.8%362415.5102.514283002100
202341016.2%0.2%103425590000000

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$1,506,000$11,250,000
Injury Adjusted$2,498,266$10,546,875
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OTC Valuation $5.9M $11.7M $17.6M $23.5M $29.4M APY $5.7M $11.3M $17M $22.7M $28.3M $11,201,000 $10,000,000

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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