Calvin Johnson

Wide Receiver Age: 29 Exp: 8 Years
Drafted: Round 1 (#2 overall), 2007 College: Georgia Tech Agent(s): Bus Cook Sports
  • Current Contract

    Calvin Johnson signed a 7 year, $113,450,000 contract with the Detroit Lions, including a $16,000,000 signing bonus, $53,250,000 guaranteed, and an average annual salary of $16,207,143. In 2015, Johnson will earn a base salary of $12,500,000. Johnson has a cap hit of $20,558,000 while his dead money value is $20,974,000.

    Contract: 7 yr(s) / $113,450,000
    Signing Bonus $16,000,000
    Average Salary $16,207,143
    Guaranteed $53,250,000
    Free Agent: 2020 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Option Bonus Workout Bonus Restruc. Bonus Cap Hit Dead Cap
    2012 Contract details by year 26 $1,250,000 $6,000,000 $4,500,000 - - - $11,750,000 $46,755,000
    2013 Contract details by year 27 $715,000 $3,200,000 - $4,000,000 - $858,000 $8,773,000 $37,090,000
    2014 Contract details by year 28 $5,000,000 $3,200,000 - $4,000,000 - $858,000 $13,058,000 $29,032,000
    2015 Contract details by year 29 $12,500,000 $3,200,000 - $4,000,000 - $858,000 $20,558,000 $20,974,000
    2016 Contract details by year 30 $15,950,000 $3,200,000 - $4,000,000 - $858,000 $24,008,000 $12,914,000
    2017 Contract details by year 31 $16,500,000 - - $4,000,000 - $858,000 $21,358,000 $4,857,000
    2018 Contract details by year 32 $17,000,000 - - - - - $17,000,000 $3,500,000
    2019 Contract details by year 33 $18,250,000 - - - - - $18,250,000 -
    2020 Free Agent Year 34 UFA  
    Contract Notes:
    • $46.755 million guaranteed (Signing Bonus + 2012-13 base + Roster Bonus + Option Bonus)
    • 2018: $3.5 million guaranteed as dead
    • 2012 Roster Bonus: $4.5 million
    • 2013 Option Bonus: $20 million
    • 2013 Restructure Bonus: $4.290 million / 5 years
    Sources: NFL contract specifics generally collected from the various reports, including Rotoworld, & OTC.

    Previous Contracts

    2007-2012Entry Level

    Contract: 6 yr(s) / $55,500,000
    Signing Bonus $14,000,000
    Average Salary $9,250,000
    Guaranteed $55,500,000
    Free Agent: 2013 / UFA
    Year   Age Base Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Misc. Cap Hit Dead
    2007 21 $285,000 $2,800,000 $2,501,750 - $4,374,687 $9,961,437 -
    2008 22 $1,883,438 $2,800,000 - - - $4,683,438 -
    2009 23 $2,580,125 $2,800,000 $4,000,000 - - $9,380,125 -
    2010 24 $4,000,000 $2,800,000 $4,554,162 - - $11,354,162 -
    2011 25 $8,875,000 $2,800,000 $2,500,000 - - $14,175,000 -
    2012 26 $14,000,000 $2,800,000 $4,500,000 - - $21,300,000 $48,750,000
    2013 Free agent year 27 UFA  
    • Signing Bonus: $14 million
    • $27.178 million in guarantees
    • Workout Bonus: $4,800
    • 2007 Roster Bonus: $2.502 million 
    • Incentives: $8.5 million
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  • Estimated Career Earnings

    Year Team Salary Signing Bonus Roster Bonus Workout Bonus Restructure Bonus Option Bonus Incentive Total Cash
    2007 Player Cash Earnings $285,000 $14,000,000 $2,501,750 - - - $4,374,687 $21,161,437
    2008 Player Cash Earnings $1,883,438 - - - - - - $1,883,438
    2009 Player Cash Earnings $2,580,125 - $4,000,000 - - - - $6,580,125
    2010 Player Cash Earnings $4,000,000 - $4,554,162 - - - - $8,554,162
    2011 Player Cash Earnings $8,875,000 - $2,500,000 - - - - $11,375,000
    2012 Player Cash Earnings $1,250,000 $16,000,000 $4,500,000 - - - - $21,750,000
    2013 Player Cash Earnings $715,000 - - - $4,290,000 $20,000,000 - $25,005,000
    2014 Player Cash Earnings $5,000,000 - - - - - $6,924 $5,006,924
    8 seasons $24,588,563 $30,000,000 $18,055,912 - $4,290,000 $20,000,000 $4,381,611 $101,316,086
    2015 Player Cash Earnings $12,500,000 - - - - - - $12,500,000
    2016 Player Cash Earnings $15,950,000 - - - - - - $15,950,000
    2017 Player Cash Earnings $16,500,000 - - - - - - $16,500,000
    2018 Player Cash Earnings $17,000,000 - - - - - - $17,000,000
    2019 Player Cash Earnings $18,250,000 - - - - - - $18,250,000
    $104,788,563 $30,000,000 $18,055,912 - $4,290,000 $20,000,000 $4,381,611 $181,516,086
  • 2015 Player Rankings

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

     

    Cap Hit ($20,558,000) Rank
    NFL: #3
    Detroit Lions: #1
    Wide Receiver: #1

    Total Cash ($12,500,000) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Wide Receiver: #6

    Average Annual ($16,207,143) Rank
    NFL: #0
    Wide Receiver: #1
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    Current Value Rankings

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

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    • Previous Rating: -16.24
    • Cap Hit: $13,058,000
    • Free Agent: 2020

    Fantasy Points

    • Season Total: 155.7
    • Points/Game: 11.98
    • Points/Snap: 0.22


    Statistics

    Season GP GS Snaps Tgt Rec Rec Yds Yds/Rec Rec TD Fum Prod Pts
    2014 13 13 695 128 71 1077 15.2 8 0 155.7
    2013 14 14 892 156 84 1492 17.8 12 1 219.2
    2012 16 16 1151 204 122 1964 16.1 5 3 220.4
    2011 16 16 158 96 1681 17.5 16 1 263.2
    2010 15 15 137 77 1120 14.5 12 1 189.2
    2009 14 14 137 67 984 14.7 5 3 131.7
    2008 16 16 0 78 1331 17.1 12 3 203
    2007 15 10 0 48 756 15.8 4 1 110.8