John Hughes

Defensive End Age: 27 Exp: 3 Years
Drafted: Round 3 (#87 overall), 2012 College: Cincinnati Agent(s): Vince Calo (Blaster Entertainment)
  • Current Contract

    John Hughes signed a 4 year, $12,800,000 contract with the Cleveland Browns, including a $2,500,000 signing bonus, $3,560,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $3,200,000. In 2015, Hughes will earn a base salary of $860,000 and a signing bonus of $2,500,000. Hughes has a cap hit of $1,496,035 while his dead money value is $3,696,035.

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $12,800,000
    Signing Bonus $2,500,000
    Average Salary $3,200,000
    Guaranteed $3,560,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2015 Contract details by year $860,000 $636,035 $1,496,035 $3,696,035
    2016 Contract details by year $2,200,000 $500,000 $2,700,000 $2,200,000
    2017 Contract details by year $2,400,000 $500,000 $2,900,000 $1,500,000
    2018 Contract details by year $2,500,000 $500,000 $3,000,000 $1,000,000
    2019 Contract details by year $2,750,000 $500,000 $3,250,000 $500,000
    2020 Free Agent Year UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • Incentives: $600,000
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the NFLPA, Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2012-2015Entry Level

    Contract: 4 yr(s) / $2,644,140
    Signing Bonus $544,140
    Average Salary $661,035
    Guaranteed $544,140
    Free Agent: 2016 / UFA
    Year   Base Salary Signing Bonus Cap Hit Dead
    2012 $390,000 $136,035 $526,035 $544,140
    2013 $480,000 $136,035 $616,035 $408,105
    2014 $570,000 $136,035 $706,035 $272,070
    2015 $660,000 $136,035 $796,035 $136,035
    2016 Free agent year UFA  
    • Signing Bonus: $544,000
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $390,000 $544,140 - - - - - $934,140
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $480,000 - - - - - - $480,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $570,000 - - - - - - $570,000
    Est. Earnings (3 seasons) $1,440,000 $544,140 - - - - - $1,984,140
  • 2015 Player Rankings

    A visual look at how John Hughes ranks across the league, conference, division, and team.

     

    Cap Hit ($1,496,035) Rank
    NFL: #747
    Cleveland Browns: #29
    Defensive End: #80

    Total Cash ($3,360,000) Rank
    NFL: #349
    Defensive End: #32

    Average Annual ($3,200,000) Rank
    NFL: #402
    Defensive End: #36