Chris Johnson

Running Back Age: 29 Exp: 6 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#24 overall), 2008 College: East Carolina Agent(s): Lagardere Unlimited
  • Current Contract

    Chris Johnson signed a 1 year, $2,000,000 contract with the Arizona Cardinals, including $400,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $2,000,000. In 2015, Johnson will earn a base salary of $870,000. Johnson has a cap hit of $585,000 while his dead money value is $400,000.

    Contract: 1 yr(s) / $2,000,000
    Signing Bonus -
    Average Salary $2,000,000
    Guaranteed $400,000
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $870,000 - - $585,000 $400,000
    2016 Free Agent Year 30 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $1.13M incentives based on 1,300 yards rushing and making the Pro Bowl
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Current Dead Contracts

    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Workout Bonus Dead Cap Hit
    2015 Player contract details by year - $1,500,000 - $1,500,000

    Previous Contracts

    2011-2016

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $53,975,000
    Signing Bonus $10,000,000
    Average Salary $13,493,750
    Guaranteed $13,000,000
    Free Agent: 2017 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2011 25 $3,000,000 $2,050,002 - $965,000 - $355,000 $6,370,002 -
    2012 26 $8,000,000 $2,050,002 - $965,000 - $355,000 $11,370,002 -
    2013 27 $10,000,000 $2,000,000 - - - - $12,000,000 $15,000,000
    2014 28 $8,000,000 $2,000,000 - - - - $10,000,000 $4,000,000
    2015 29 $8,000,000 $2,000,000 - - - - $10,000,000 $2,000,000
    2016 30 $7,000,000 - $2,000,000 - - - $9,000,000 -
    2017 Free agent year 31 UFA  
    • $13 million guaranteed
    • 2013: $9M guaranteed on 2/9/2013
    • 2016 Roster Bonus: $2 million (due 7th day of 2016)
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $295,000 $250,010 $87,500 - - - $1,605,000 $2,237,510
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $385,000 - - - - $3,860,000 - $4,245,000
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $550,000 - - - $1,065,000 - $235,000 $1,850,000
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $3,000,000 $10,000,000 - - - - - $13,000,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $8,000,000 - - - - - - $8,000,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $10,000,000 - - - - - - $10,000,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $1,000,000 $2,500,000 - - - - - $3,500,000
    7 seasons $23,230,000 $12,750,010 $87,500 - $1,065,000 $3,860,000 $1,840,000 $42,832,510
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $870,000 - - - - - - $870,000
    $24,100,000 $12,750,010 $87,500 - $1,065,000 $3,860,000 $1,840,000 $43,702,510
  • Fines

    Date Team Category Games Susp. Forfeited Reason
    10/23/2008 Player contract details by year Celebration $10,000 Excessive Celebration (banging on drums) against Kansas City (KC)
    - $10,000
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how Chris Johnson ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($585,000) Rank
    NFL: #1431
    Arizona Cardinals: #45
    Running Back: #96

    Total Cash ($870,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Running Back: #0

    Average Annual ($2,000,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Running Back: #0
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    Current Value Rankings

    Ranking Chris Johnson's current TVS in terms of similar players at his position.

    • Previous Rating: -6.52
    • Cap Hit: $2,750,000
    • Free Agent: 2016

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 91.4
    • Points/Game: 5.71
    • Points/Snap: 0.23


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Rush Att Rush Yds Yds/Att Rush TD Rec Rec Yds Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2014 16 6 398 155 663 4.3 1 24 151 1 1 91.4
    2013 16 16 798 279 1077 3.9 6 42 345 4 3 198.2
    2012 16 15 813 276 1243 4.5 6 36 232 0 5 175.5
    2011 16 16 262 1047 4 4 57 418 0 3 168.5
    2010 16 16 316 1364 4.3 11 44 245 1 3 228.9
    2009 16 16 358 2006 5.6 14 50 503 2 3 342.9
    2008 15 14 251 1228 4.9 9 43 260 1 1 206.8